Engineering Intern, PWR LOCA & ECCS AnalysisTitle: Engineering Intern, PWR LOCA & ECCS Analysis
The Engineering & Projects Organization:
Engineering & Projects Organization performs a wide range of engineering and project activities needed to build, upgrade, support operations or dismantle nuclear reactors, uranium production facilities, uranium enrichment plants, spent fuel recycling and waste management facilities.
We work exclusively for the AREVA Group, executing the necessary scope of work either with our internal resources and/or together with external partners.
Engineering & Projects Organization employs 6,500 professionals located on more than 36 sites world-wide with a particularly strong presence in France, Germany and USA.
Over the years, we developed a unique set of competencies in project management, design, construction, commissioning and inspection. Today, we continue to make the development of technical and project management skills our top priority.
We are strongly committed to the excellence in projects' execution and respect of our time lines combined with meeting the highest levels of safety and quality requirements our customers expect.
PWR LOCA & ECCS Analysis:
The PWR LOCA & ECCS Analysis organization is a technical unit of the Nuclear Analysis section which is located within the Engineering and Plants department. The Nuclear Analysis section is responsible for safety analysis, methods development, reload support, radiation transport, criticality evaluations, and thermal-hydraulic support for operating plants.
The Loss-of-Coolant Accident (LOCA) analysis group prepares and applies nuclear reactor thermal-hydraulic models for plant safety analyses and is involved in the preparation of engineering documents (calculations, reports, functional requirements, etc.) in support of emergent issues, fuel reloads, new reactor core design and licensing, power uprates, plant modifications, etc.
AREVA is seeking an Engineering Intern, PWR LOCA & ECCS Analysis for our facility in Lynchburg, VA.
You will work closely with engineers in the group in to understand the analysis requirements and ensure successful completion of various tasks. Principally, you will work with UNIX, LINUX, and Windows operating systems on server platforms.
All candidates must meet the following minimum requirements in order to be considered for this opportunity. Candidates who exceed minimum qualifications may be considered for a higher level position.
* High School diploma.
* A rising Junior working towards a BS in Nuclear or Mechanical Engineering or Computer Science.
The following requirements are desired and will be used to differentiate all candidates who apply for this position
* Ability to develop input and use engineering computer codes to perform:
* Loss of Coolant Accident analyses.
* Perform Small Break Loss of Coolant Accident analyses.
* Perform methods assessment/analyses to demonstrate that licensing requirements are satisfied.
* Component design/performance assessments for plant modifications and/or component replacements and repairs.
* GPA of 3.0 or higher
TRAVEL: Sporadic (5%) domestic travel.
We offer competitive salaries, an excellent benefits package, and flexible work options, as well as a uniquely diverse and unified team of professionals. Our culture supports an environment where employees can continuously learn and gain professional growth through education, exciting projects and career mobility. AREVA recognizes your achievements and excellent performance through various performance incentive, recognition and reward programs. Our commitment is to you, the employee.
Come work in an environment that is driven by integrity, innovation and visionary thinking. Join AREVA today, revolutionize the energy industry and energize your future!