RMS Engineer II - Canberra
AREVA 176 reviews - Meriden, CT

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AREVA supplies solutions for power generation with less carbon. Its expertise and unwavering insistence on safety, security, transparency and ethics are setting the standard, and its responsible development is anchored in a process of continuous improvement.

Ranked first in the global nuclear power industry, AREVA's unique integrated offering to utilities covers every stage of the fuel cycle, nuclear reactor design and construction, and related services. The group is also expanding in renewable energies - wind, solar, bioenergies, hydrogen and storage - to be one of the top three in this sector worldwide in 2012.

With these two major offers, AREVA's 48,000 employees are helping to supply ever safer, cleaner and more economical energy to the greatest number of people.

AREVA provides its customers with solutions for low-carbon power generation in North America and all over the world. As the leader in nuclear energy and a significant, growing player in the renewable energies sector, AREVA combines U.S. and Canadian leadership, access to worldwide expertise and a proven track record of performance. Sustainable development is a core component of AREVA's strategy. Its more than 5,000 U.S. and Canadian employees work every day to make AREVA a responsible industrial player helping to supply ever cleaner, safer and more economical energy to the greatest number of people. AREVA Inc. is headquartered in Bethesda, MD. Visit us at


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The AREVA Reactors & Services Business Group:
The Reactors and Services Business Group combines the nuclear reactor design and construction activities and the products and services activities necessary for the maintenance, operation, modernization, and improvement of power plants. It also includes vessel propulsion nuclear reactor and research reactor activities. AREVA is currently constructing four EPRâ„¢ reactors, of generation III+.

The Nuclear Measurements Business Unit (BUNM):
The Nuclear Measurements Business Unit (BUNM) is a trusted provider of world-class nuclear measurement solutions. It has been serving the nuclear community for over four decades. The company is the leading supplier of innovative and cost-effective measurement solutions and services, under the CANBERRA brand, used to maintain safety of personnel, assess the health of nuclear facilities and safeguard the public and the environment. The BUNM operates production and engineering facilities worldwide. Our 1000+ employees are all focused on bringing the very best nuclear measurements technology to our customers.

Job Description:
AREVA is seeking 2 Radiation Monitoring Systems (RMS) Engineers for our CANBERRA location in Meriden, CT.

These engineers will be responsible for the design, layout, test and evaluation of complex mechanical and electro-mechanical systems for this rapidly growing product-line.

Responsibilities and duties include:
Design, layout, test, and evaluation of complex mechanical and electro-mechanical systems.

Under limited supervision, conduct system design and development, concept layouts, as well as the interpretation and implementation of customer specifications.

Provide assembly, manufacturing, and project management support.

Conduct design reviews and cost/time/risk evaluations.

Provide work leadership and training to lower level professional and technical staff.


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.

BSME or BSEE required.

5-10 years Systems Design experience, at least a portion of which should include project management responsibilities.

Excellent communication skills, ability to convey thoughts and understand direction.

Initiative and able to work independently and in small groups.

Good planning, scheduling, and organization skills.

Familiarity with mechanical drive systems: gearboxes, screw, chain, and motors.

Ability to sketch concepts in details.

Understanding and experience with fabrication/machine shop techniques.

Experience in weldments, sheet metal, and plastic components and assemblies.

Familiarity with 3D Modelling/Inventor/Solidworks skills

Familiarity with finite element modelling/analysis of 3D solid models

Perform classical engineering analysis on designs, conduct engineering stress analysis, fatigue, vibration analysis using both conventional engineering analysis and through computer simulation software.

Proficient computer skills

Strong technical and project management skills.

Ability to manage multiple concurrent projects.

Produce engineering documents including assembly drawings, installation drawings, service manuals, and engineering test specifications.

The following requirements are desired and will be used to differentiate all candidates who apply for this position


MSME or MSEE preferred. BSME/EE with extensive experience can be substituted for advanced degree.

Nuclear and/or Radiation Monitoring Systems (RMS) experience in a nuclear power plant preferred.

Cost estimation and analysis experience.

Basic understanding of electrical engineering.

Working knowledge of Engineering Change Order processes and doc management.

Working knowledge of SAP business ERP system for bills of material, project management.


Sporadic (10%) 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!



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