Field Service Technician - Nuclear
Somerset, NJ 
Posted 3 days ago
Job Description
Field Service Technician - Nuclear


Somerset, NJ
ID: 6033

Enerpac Tool Group is a premier industrial tools and services company serving a broad and diverse set of customers in more than 25 countries. The Company's businesses are global leaders in high pressure hydraulic tools, controlled force products and solutions for precise positioning of heavy loads that help customers safely and reliably tackle some of the most challenging jobs around the world. The Company was founded in 1910 and is headquartered in Menomonee Falls, Wisconsin. Enerpac Tool Group trades on the NYSE under the symbol "EPAC".

Our vision is to be our customer's preferred partner through relentless innovation of industrial tools and services that help them safely and reliably tackle their toughest jobs around the world.

Our Somerset office is located in Central New Jersey and we have many exciting perks including a robust wellness program, scholarships and tuition reimbursement, and flexible working hours.

For further information on Enerpac Tool Group and its businesses, visit the Company's website at .

Position Title: Nuclear Field Service Technician

Shift: Varies based on assigned projects

Summary - basic function of the role

Operate, maintain, repair, and build Reactor Stud Tensioning systems. Work is performed at customer sites and at our facility in Somerset, NJ. Significant travel required.

Job Duties and Responsibilities

  1. Providing on-site Outage Support including but not limited to:
    • Pre Outage equipment inspection and testing
    • Routine preventative maintenance/repairs of equipment
    • Identify and report any deficiencies
    • Identify any parts needed to perform repairs
    • Set up/verification of equipment just prior to use
    • Operate/supervise operation of the equipment for RX Detensioning/Tensioning
    • Trouble shoot and resolve issues as they occur during use
    • Building and testing new equipment in our Somerset NJ facility
    • Providing written reports for all maintenance and outage support activities.
  1. Adheres to safe and specified standards, completing all required documentation
  2. Job preparation and mobilization / demobilization including equipment lists and preparation, procedures
  3. Set up and adheres to all Hydratight and site related procedures and polices including work permits and proper use of PPE and other equipment
  4. Strong mechanical aptitude with a sense of on-site ingenuity to rectify problems with equipment and/or difficult situations
  5. Maintains company quality, safety and environmental standards and policies
  6. Interface with client in a professional manner representing Hydratight to the highest standard at all times
  7. Communicates job progression on a daily basis back to the main office
  8. Accurate and timely completion and submission of all job related documentation
  9. Complies with specific task requirements including ability to identify potential hazards through the use of risk assessment.

Skills and Competencies

Computer skills include knowledge of Microsoft Windows software suite (Outlook, Excel, Word, etc.) and company business ERP system.

Read and interpret documents such as blueprints, isometric drawings, electronic schematics, operating procedural manuals, maintenance instructions, and safety rules and MSDS.

Ability to scope, troubleshoot and execute project to required specifications with support from service center.

Ability to speak effectively before groups, customers, or employees of organization.

Ability to direct crew activities in operation of the equipment during Detensioning/Tensioning evolutions, and during equipment rebuilds.

Calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry also including the use of decimals and fractions.

Apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.

Resolve problems involving several variables in standardized and non-standardized situations.

Education Requirements:

High School Diploma, general education degree (GED), and/or military experience

Experience Requirements:

  • Experience with mechanical disassembly and assembly
  • Experience with hydraulic equipment
  • Basic electronic trouble shooting skills
  • Experience with PLC's and Ethernet connected devices preferred
  • Experience with access to Nuclear Power Plants or Active Nuclear clearance preferred

Process Basic Plus and/or OSHA 10

Physical Demands

Employee may have to lift equipment and/or move equipment up to 50 pounds in weight. Employee will be required to walk, stand, push, pull, and reach below shoulder level for long periods of time. Will have repetitive actions of sitting, bending of neck and waist, squatting, climbing kneeling, twisting of neck and waist, grasping, and reaching. Employee must be able to work from elevated platforms. Employee will need to be able to communicate effectively both internally and with customers. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.

Work Environment

Employee's work is typically performed in nuclear power plants and maintenance facilities in radiologically controlled areas and may be subject radioactivity and contamination (strictly controlled), loud noise, various temperatures, and workplace hazards. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. PPE is required during work hours including safety glasses, gloves, and steel toe boots.

Direct Reports


If you're looking for a unique, exciting career with variety and potential for growth, Enerpac Tool Group offers challenges & extraordinary rewards for people on a global scale. Never Compromise - choose ETG!

EEO/AA (W/M/Vets/Disability) Employer


Job Location

Somerset NJ is the assigned facility, but the successful candidate will be stationed at home until needed to travel to assigned work locations. Training, equipment building etc. will occasionally require presence in Somerset.

Position Type


We are proud to be an EEO/AA (W/M/Vets/Disability) employer.


Job Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
High School or Equivalent
Required Experience
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