DTE Energy Nuclear Maintenance Jrnymn - Electrical in Newport, Michigan

Job Description

Nuclear Maintenance Jrnymn - Electrical-10458

The future is bright at DTE Energy! We are the largest electric and gas utility in Michigan with an aspiration to be the best-operated energy company in North America. We are a Fortune 500 company headquartered in Detroit, Michigan with businesses in 26 different states.

DTE Energy’s utility and non-utility businesses are poised for significant growth. We look forward to working with highly motivated and team-oriented individuals to energize our efforts of growing economically and environmentally.

We care for our employees and prioritize their health and safety first. Recently, DTE Energy has been recognized as an outstanding place to work and has received the following accolades:

· Gallup Great Workplace Award for 3 consecutive Years! (2013, 2014 and 2015)

· Metropolitan Detroit’s 101 Best and Brightest Companies to work For

· J.D. Power Customer Satisfaction Award

· Professional Women’s Magazine/Black EOE Journal “Best of the Best”

· Computerworld’s 100 Best Places to Work in IT

· Best Employers for a Healthy Lifestyle Gold Award

· Detroit Free Press Green Leaders Award

DTE Energy is an equal opportunity employer and 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.



Job Summary

Electrical skilled trade personnel are expected to perform in the capacity of a primary skilled journeyman. Under indirect and intermittent supervision performs specific tasks, which require experience, classroom training and on-the-job training to obtain qualification to install and maintain a wide variety of plant systems and components. Troubleshoots and repairs plant component failures and discrepancies. Uses a variety of test equipment, hand and power tools. Reads, interprets, complies with and/or works from drawings, data sheets, vendor manuals, technical procedures and other work documents. Tech reviews and follows written procedures for the performance of work, on both nuclear safety related and non-safety related systems and components.

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.

  1. 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.

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

  3. 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.

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

  5. 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.

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

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

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

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


Preferred: Electrical HVAC experience

  • 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.

Job: Nuclear Generation Operations & Maintenance

Title: Nuclear Maintenance Jrnymn - Electrical

Primary Location: Michigan-Newport

Requisition ID: 10458