Nuclear Worker Technician
Idaho Falls, ID 
Posted 18 days ago
Job Description
Job Title
Nuclear Worker Technician
Job Classification
Organizational Unit
Naval Nuclear Laboratory -> Naval Reactors Facility -> Operations
Idaho - Idaho Falls, ID 83415 US (Primary)
Career Level
Entry Level
High School or equivalent
Job Type
Job Description

Applicant will perform the following:

  • Specifically assigned duties relative to the fuel handling operations, transfers, dismantling, examining, and testing reactor fuel components or associated materials.
  • Specifically assigned duties relative to the operations of the equipment required for receipt, discharge, loading, examination, testing, dismantling, or refurbishment of nuclear components and associated hardware.
  • Specifically assigned duties relative to the operation of the equipment required for the cask receipt, discharge, loading, and shipment.
  • Specifically assigned duties relative to installation and removal of equipment components and waste to support water pool and hot cell operations and other nuclear product line initiatives.
Required Skills

High school graduate plus two years of college or completion of a two year vocational program or equivalent, preferably in a mechanical program


Four years of minimal experience in the NNPP Program

Preferred Skills

The successful candidate must be highly motivated, be a self starter, a critical thinker, the ability to self reflect and learn from mistakes and have ability to work effectively with organizations outside the Operations department.

About Us
The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is operated for the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) by Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC (FMP), a wholly owned subsidiary of Fluor Corporation. Naval Nuclear Laboratory personnel are FMP employees who work at four DOE facilities: Bettis Atomic Power Laboratory, Knolls Atomic Power Laboratory, Kenneth A. Kesselring Site, and Naval Reactors Facility, and at the U.S. Department of Defense-owned Nuclear Power Training Unit-Charleston. FMP employees also have an established presence at numerous shipyards and vendor locations. For nearly 70 years, the Naval Nuclear Laboratory has developed advanced nuclear propulsion technology, provided technical support, and trained world-class nuclear operators to ensure the safe and reliable operation of our nation's submarine and aircraft carrier Fleets. The Naval Nuclear Laboratory is a national asset solely dedicated to the Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program. We rely on the dedication and innovation of our nearly 8000 engineers, scientists, technicians, and support personnel.
All candidates must be U.S. citizens. Applicants selected will be subject to a Federal background investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified matter. FMP is a government contractor and maintains a drug free workplace and workforce. All candidates must be able to pass a drug test in compliance with FMP company policy and 10 CFR 707. Federal regulation requires FMP test for marijuana.
Fluor Marine Propulsion is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Veterans/Disabilities) Committed to Workplace Diversity

Fluor Marine Propulsion, LLC, who operates the Naval Nuclear Laboratory, is an Equal Opportunity Employer (Veterans/Disabilities) and is committed to workforce diversity.

We have a commitment to small business and supplier diversity, including small businesses, small disadvantaged businesses, women-owned small businesses, veteran-owned small businesses, and service-disabled veteran-owned small businesses.


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