Wednesday , April 17 2024

TVA Job Openings – Mechanical Engineer

Website Tennessee Valley Authority

Job Description:

As a Staff Mechanical Power Generation Systems Design Specialist, develops and evaluates plans and criteria for a variety of projects and activities to be carried out by the others.  Assesses the feasibility and soundness of proposed engineering evaluation tests, products, or equipment when necessary data are insufficient or confirmation by testing is advisable.  Usually performs as a staff advisor and consultant as to a technical specialty, a type of facility or equipment, or a program function.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Make decisions independently on engineering problems and methods and represents the organization in conferences to receive important questions and to plan and coordinate work. Requires the use of advanced techniques, and the modifications and extension of theories, precepts and practices of the field and related sciences and disciplines.
  • May supervise, coordinate, and review the work of a small multidiscipline staff of engineers and technicians or staff specialist may be assisted on projects by other engineers or technicians.
  • Applies intensive and diversified knowledge of mechanical power generation systems engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields.
  • Applies specialized knowledge of principles and practices in the design of systems for thermodynamic cycles, fluid flow, combustion, steam boilers, water treatment, heat exchangers, pumps, and turbines.
  • The knowledge and expertise required for this level of work usually result from progressive experience.

Job Requirements:

  • Sound Knowledge of all Engineering Disciplines; Depth in Mechanical Design of Power Systems; Depth in Problem Solving and Analysis; Project Management; Construction Processes; Engineering Economy; Leadership; Communication and Interpersonal Skills

Qualification & Experience:

  • A B.S. degree in mechanical engineering from an ABET accredited engineering school.  An M.S. in Mechanical Engineering from an ABET accredited engineering school is desirable.

Job Details:

Company: Tennessee Valley Authority

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Florence, AL, US

Application Deadline: N/A

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