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    You will serve as the Director, Reactor Safety & Analysis Division in the Nuclear Propulsion Directorate of NAVSEA HQ FIELD SUPPORT.

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    • You will serve as the Director, Reactor Safety and Analysis Division (SEA-08Z) and reports to the Director, Naval Nuclear Propulsion Program (NNPP), a Flag Officer position.
    • You will serve on behalf of the Deputy Administrator for Naval Reactors, National Nuclear Security Administration, Department of Energy (DOE).
    • You will report directly to the Director, NNPP, on nuclear safety for naval nuclear propulsion plants, laboratory fuel manufacturing facilities, refueling operations, and program fuel disposal facilities.
    • You will direct, oversee and approve policies relating to safety of all naval nuclear propulsion plants, shipment and storage of new and spent reactor fuel, and handling of special nuclear material.
    • You will provide direction and oversight of the formulation and execution of technically correct safety policies; design of safety features; safety analyses; and examinations that ensure adequate nuclear safety performance is maintained in the NNPP.
    • You will provide headquarters focus and oversight in establishing generic nuclear safety policies for design, development, testing, construction, operation, inspection, refueling, and defueling phases of program work.
    • You will develop requirements and methods for naval nuclear propulsion plant safety assessments.
    • You will coordinate, schedule, and lead reactor safeguards examinations for operating crews of nuclear-powered warships, prototype plants, and moored training ships.
    • You will establish policies and monitor and audit nuclear safety of prime contractor operations associated with handling, accountability, and critical safety of nuclear fuel material.
    • You will direct the development and evaluate, coordinate, submit, and respond to questioning on the Safety Analysis Reports and supporting documentation for naval spent nuclear fuel disposal in a geologic repository.

    Travel Required

    Occasional travel - You may be expected to travel for this position.

    Supervisory status


    Promotion Potential


  • Job family (Series)

    0840 Nuclear Engineering

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