Senior Piping Engineer - Mechanical, Chemical, Civil, Industrial Engineering

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Are you interested in being part of an innovative team that supports Westinghouse’s mission to provide clean energy solutions? At Westinghouse, we recognize that our employees are our most valuable asset and we seek to identify, attract and recruit the most qualified talent while recognizing and encouraging the value of diversity in the global workplace.


If this sounds like an environment you would thrive in, we have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Piping Engineer - Mechanical, Chemical, Civil, Industrial Engineering.


Your Day-to-Day:

  • Responsible for the design and analysis of piping systems for Generation II, III+, and IV nuclear power plants including plant modifications for operating plants and new plant designs.
  • Perform pipe stress analysis in accordance with the applicable Codes and Standards for both nuclear and non-nuclear systems. This includes thermal design for hot and cold piping, seismic analysis, hydrodynamic load evaluation, and pressure design.
  • Prepare pipe support designs including selection of engineered pipe support components and perform stress analyses in accordance with the applicable Codes and Standards.
  • Prepare design and licensing change packages for modifications to plant safety systems and components.
  • Evaluate plant operations for feasibility of power uprates and perform detailed analyses for updated operating conditions.
  • Troubleshoot and diagnose issues with fabrication, installation, and design deviations.
  • Interface with internal and external stakeholders on new designs and plant modifications.

Who You Are:

As a successful candidate, you will bring the following to the team:

  • Requires a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, Civil Engineering, Nuclear Engineering, Industrial Engineering, or related field.
  • 6+ years of progressive, post-baccalaureate work experience or
  • 6+ years of progressive, post-baccalaureate work experience (degree related or related field)
  • Engineering design and analysis of piping systems
  • Engineering design and analysis of pipe supports.
  • Working knowledge of industry Codes and Standards
  • Understanding of nuclear power plant operations.

Why Westinghouse?

Westinghouse Electric Company is the global nuclear energy industry’s first choice for safe, clean, and efficient energy solutions. We enable our delivery of this vision by living our value system:

  • Safety and Quality
  • Integrity and Trust
  • Customer Focus and Innovation
  • Speed and Passion to Win
  • Teamwork and Accountability

Westinghouse offers competitive benefits to all our employees around the globe to keep them healthy and enhance their well-being. In the U.S. the following are representative of what we offer:

  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness and Income Protection Benefits
  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program

While our Global Headquarters are located in Cranberry Township, PA, we have over 9,000 employees working at locations in 19 different countries. You can learn more by visiting http://www.westinghousenuclear.com.

EOE of Minorities / Females / Vets / Disability.