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Manager - Nuclear Shift


Newport, MI, US

Company:  DTE Electric Company
Job ID:  8682

DTE is one of the nation’s largest diversified energy companies. Our electric and gas companies have fueled our customer’s homes and Michigan’s progress for more than a century. And as Michigan’s largest source of renewable energy, we’re creating a cleaner, healthier environment to power our future. We’re also serving communities beyond Michigan, where our affiliated businesses offer renewable energy, emission control technologies, and energy services to industries in 19 states.

But we’re more than a leading energy company... and working at DTE is more than just a job. At DTE, we take great care of each other and our customers, and we use our energy to be a force for growth and prosperity in our communities.  When you join us, you’ll be part of a team that welcomes, recognizes, and celebrates differences and values everyone’s health, safety, and wellbeing.  Are you ready to make that kind of difference? Bring your energy to DTE. Together, we can achieve great things.

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Job Summary

Responsibility to oversee and ensure the safe operation of the plant under all conditions. Maintains full authority over all shift operations, maintenance activities, and implementation of radiological controls under normal and abnormal conditions.

Key Accountabilities

  • Provides management oversight for all plant activities to ensure safe operation under all conditions. Fully integrated into the plant management team.
  • Removes unit from service in the event of an emergency and implements established emergency procedures.
  • Assumes the primary reporting role to the NRC for all plant conditions requiring special notification by federal codes 10CFR50.72 and 50.73.
  • Acts as the plant emergency director in the event of a radiological emergency required by federal code 10CFR50.47.
  • Makes prioritized decisions with the critical safety functions affecting the reactor core, potential adverse effects on plant operation and other work groups.

Minimum Education & Experience Requirements

  • High School diploma or equivalent GED
  • Four years power plant experience with a minimum of one year Nuclear power plant experience.
  • Must hold a nuclear SRO license.
  • Regulatory Qualifications
    • High School diploma or GED
    • Four years responsible power plant experience of which a minimum of 1 year shall be nuclear power plant experience
    • A maximum of 2 years of the remaining 3 years of power plant experience may be fulfilled by academic or related technical training on a one-for-one time basis.
    • SRO Licensed

Other Qualifications

  • Ability to handle multiple tasks at one time.
  • Knowledge of regulator compliance and reporting.
  • Knowledge of electrical/mechanical equipment, measuring devices, power plant maintenance and precision tools/instruments.
  • Knowledge of blueprints/drawings/schematics and general plant and power plant operations.

Additional Information

Incumbents may engage in all or some combination of the activities and accountabilities, and utilize a variety of the competencies cited in this description depending upon the organization and role to which they are assigned. This description is intended to describe the general nature and level of work performed by incumbents in this job. It is not intended as an all-inclusive list of accountabilities or responsibilities, nor is it intended to limit the rights of supervisors or management representatives to assign, direct and control the work of employees under their supervision.

At DTE Energy, we are committed to providing an inclusive workplace where everyone feels welcome and a sense of belonging. We seek individuals with a heart for service, a passion to help our communities prosper, and ideas to help shape the future of energy. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer that considers all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, religion, disability, national origin, citizenship, height, weight, genetic information, marital status, pregnancy, protected veteran status or any other status protected by law.

Nearest Major Market: Monroe
Nearest Secondary Market: Detroit