Nuclear Maintenance Jrnymn - Electrical


Newport, MI, US

Company:  DTE Electric Company
Job ID:  13990

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.

Testing Required: EEI MASS Test


Key Accountabilities

1. Nuclear Maintenance Journeyman-Electrical will be certified per ANSI 45.2.6 as required and will perform the following:

a. Perform in the capacity of a first-class journeyman in the electrical trade. In addition, perform at the journeyman level as certified through task required training in inspections and testing of components and control systems.

b. Perform in a "helper" capacity in all trades.

2. Under the indirect and intermittent supervision of the maintenance supervisor, performs first, second, and third class electrical work to maintain and improve performance of power plant equipment and systems.

3. Reads, interprets, and works from detailed procedures, blueprints, drawings, diagrams and manuals.

4. Performs maintenance, inspections, testing, and functional surveillance's of electrically operated component and equipment such as (but not limited to) motor operated valves, batteries, chargers, breakers, air conditioners (HVAC), voltage inverters, control contractors and relays.

5. Prepares written reports on inspections and repairs made to equipment which apply to the trade.

6. Observes and assists organizations inside and outside (vendor) the company that will perform work or inspections on the plant grounds to ensure all Fermi procedures and practices are properly adhered to and followed.

7. Assist as necessary to ensure that work is performed in a safe manner and will not affect the safe operation of the plant.

8. Performs burning, welding, silver soldering, and brazing.

9. Operates turbine and reactor building bridges, plant mobile cranes, and other lifting or hoisting equipment.

10. Assists with the training of maintenance personnel in progression and directs the work of others as required.


Posting Qualifications

- Must have completed a company recognized apprenticeship in the trade of electrical.


A minimum of six years military schooling and experience in maintenance and has attained the rank of E-5 within his/her skill range in the military, and be qualified to perform nuclear plant maintenance


letters from employers which verify eight years or more of hands-on experience in the electrical classification.

Journeyperson letters must be on company letterhead, dated, signed by human resources, list classification, dates served in the classification, and what candidate did in that capacity.

- Must have High School Diploma or GED. Must conform with ANSI standard N18.1 1971, "Selection and Training of Nuclear Power Plant Personnel".

- Must have a first class journeyman skill in the electrician trade

- May work as third class and/or helper in other trades.

- Must be able to complete all required initial training within two years of hire/transfer date.

- Must be able to train other maintenance personnel to perform in the lower skill levels of mechanical work. Perform on the job training (OJT).

- Must be able to lift and handle tools, equipment parts, torque and impact wrenches, piping values, materials, etc. weighing up to 100 pounds.

- Must successfully pass all position required training and re-qualifications as deemed necessary to maintain and improve the skill level of the electrical trade.

- Must become proficient in various specific testing methodologies and techniques.

- Security screening and drug testing is required for access.

- Must take the Power Plant Maintenance Selection System (MASS) test and obtain 'Recommended' scores. (Exception: You will not be required to take the MASS test if you are an incumbent and/or changing location, or have previously taken and passed the test at the same or higher score.)

- Must have a valid driver's license and meet Company driving standards.

- Must meet regulatory requirements per Fermi procedures.

- Must work shifts as assigned.


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