N Engineer Associate IB2150 (Mechanical Engineering)-1600350

February 3rd, 2016

NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Job Duties:

  • Perform routine engineering assignments requiring the application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria.
  • Apply standard engineering practices and techniques to specific engineering situations.
  • Participate in the analysis and evaluation of engineering problems associated with assigned engineering discipline while developing and testing optimum solutions; evaluates data and recognizes discrepancies in results.
  • Prepare and present reports summarizing results of technical evaluations and recommendations.
  • Coordinate engineering activities with other engineering departments and with other company departments.
  • May be required to perform duties and/or assume an assignment outside of normal job duties and requirements to support major outages, as necessary.

This position is represented by Local 2150 IBEW.

Job Requirements:

  • High School Diploma/GED required.
  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering required.
  • Professional Engineering license or ability to obtain license desired.
  • Entry level. Comprehension of engineering principles, theory, and their application to power plant systems, components, and structures. Broad based knowledge of assigned engineering specialty. Internship experience preferred.
  • Candidates must satisfy all Company and Nuclear Regulatory Commission security requirements.

Travel to support Fleet objectives and act as a member of the emergency response organization may be part of the requirements of this position

Employee Group  Bargaining Unit

Employee Type  Full-time




NextEra Energy Point Beach, LLC

Primary Location

USA-WI-Two Rivers

Work Locations


NextEra Energy Point Beach LLC 
6610 Nuclear Road 
 Two Rivers 54241

50% PA Position, Kolesar Lab

February 3rd, 2016

50% PA position available in the laboratory of Professor (CHS) Jill Kolesar (http://apps.pharmacy.wisc.edu/sopdir/jill_kolesar/index.php), Pharmacy Practice Division, School of Pharmacy.  The lab is a clinical pharmacology shared service in the Comprehensive Cancer Center located within UW Hospital.   Graduate students who are interested should have strong analytical chemistry skills.  The PA position is expected to last at least 6 months, and a publication may be a possibility.  A link to the lab is at:

http://www.uwhealth.org/uw-carbone-cancer-center/for-researchers/shared-resources/3p/3p-lab/27000.  Interested graduate students should contact Professor Kolesar at jill.kolesar@wisc.edu.


REU Fellowship in Sensor Science and Technology

February 3rd, 2016

• 10 Week Program:  June 6 – August 12, 2016

• Online Application:  http://ece.umaine.edu/research/reu_sensors/

Application Deadline:  February 14, 2016  

During the Summer of 2016 the Electrical and Computer Engineering Department and the Laboratory for Surface Science and Technology (LASST) at the University of Maine will offer the opportunity for a limited number of highly qualified undergraduate students to participate in research under the guidance of various faculty in the area of sensor science and engineering.  This program is sponsored by the National Science Foundation, and awards the participating student a stipend of $800/week for a period of ten weeks.  Students who live on campus will also be eligible for a subsistence award which will help defray expenses for lodging, and meals.  Six undergraduate credits will be awarded to the student for his/her undergraduate research participation.

Contact Information:

Prof. Nuri W. Emanetoglu
The University of Maine
5708 Barrows Hall
Orono, ME  04469-5708
Phone: 207-581-2233
Fax 207-581-4531

Email: nuri.emanetoglu@maine.edu http://ece.umaine.edu/research/reu_sensors/

Employment Opportunities

December 22nd, 2015

a.i. solutions has a number of posted, and soon-to-be posted, open job requisitions for immediate hire.  Please forward this email to recent astrodynamics graduates and space-flight dynamics professionals of all experience levels.  Here’s a brief description of some positions listed on our careers page (accessible from http://ai-solutions.com/about-us/careers/) of interest.

  Careers – a.i. solutions


a.i. solutions is about fostering innovation. We provide a challenging, rewarding and empowering work environment that drives innovation and produces results.

  •  15-0106: Astrodynamics Subject Matter Expert at the JSpOC at Vandenburg AFB, the center of the SSA world.  Applicant must be able to obtain a TS/SCI clearance.  Vandenburg, CA.
  • 15-0105: FreeFlyer Technical Support EngineerFreeFlyer is our widely used, full-mission lifecycle space-flight dynamics tool (including navigation).  Lanham, MD.
  • 15-0108: Spacecraft Navigator: OD, batch, EKF, UKF, and other filters.  Start the OD design with James Webb Space Telescope, avoid intra-formation collisions on the Magnetospheric MultiScale (MMS) mission, develop new techniques for SSA.  Lanham and Greenbelt, MD.
  • 15-0109: Flight Dynamics Analyst: Start on MMS doing operations and analysis. Strong likelihood of doing ops and analysis on the Morning and Afternoon Constellations (Aqua, Aura, Terra) of the Earth Orbiting System.  Lanham and Greenbelt, MD.
  • 15-0080: Orbit Analyst to develop and enhance the next generation of flight dynamics software for NASA’s TDRS fleet of communication satellites.  Lanham, MD.
  • 15-0089: Flight Dynamics Mission Analyst to develop the flight dynamics system for the upcoming GOES-R launch. Lanham, MD.
  • Coming in January 2016: Flight Dynamics Mission Analyst at Johnson Space Center in Houston, TX.
  • Coming Spring 2016: Flight Dynamics and Modeling and Sim Analysts at Kirtland AFB in Albuquerque, NM.  Requisition 14-0018 works for this job and candidates can apply now.


We get lots of resumes, so we encourage people who have applied to other a.i. solutions positions in the past to apply to any of these that are of interest as well.  Questions about any position can be directed to me and I’ll make sure it gets to the right manager.  US Citizenship is required for all positions.



Geoffrey Wawrzyniak, PhD

a.i. solutions, Inc.

4500 Forbes Blvd., Suite 300

Lanham, MD 20706


O: 301-306-1756 x 174

M: 202-400-1747

Summer Internship Program

December 21st, 2015

Now accepting applications for

Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO)

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Domestic Nuclear Detection Office (DNDO) Summer Internship Program will provide opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students to participate in projects focused on helping DNDO meet its mission of “implementing domestic nuclear detection efforts for a managed and coordinated response to radiological and nuclear threats, as well as integration of federal nuclear forensics programs.” Internships will primarily focus on projects related to Advanced Technology Demonstration programs, or are otherwise in the areas of: Materials Research and Supporting Technology, Advanced Analytics, Nuclear Forensics, Program Management, Radiation Detection, and Shielded Special Nuclear Material (SNM) Detection.

Undergraduate students receive a stipend of $600 per week for ten weeks plus travel expenses.

Graduate students receive a stipend of $700 per week for ten weeks plus travel expenses.

Research experiences are anticipated at: Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory (Berkeley, CA) ● Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory (Livermore, CA) ● Los Alamos National Laboratory (Los Alamos, NM) ● National Security Technologies – Remote Sensing Laboratory (Los Vegas, NV and Andrews AFB, MD) ● Oak Ridge National Laboratory (Oak Ridge, TN) ● Savannah River National Laboratory (Aiken, SC)

Areas of research: Engineering, earth and geosciences, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological / life sciences, environmental science, and more.

U.S. citizenship required

Application deadline: January 27, 2016, at 11:59 PM EST

Additional information and how-to-apply instructions can be found at: https://www.zintellect.com/Posting/details/1626


DHS has partnered with the Oak Ridge Institute for Science and Education (ORISE) to manage the programs. For questions please email us at dhsed@orau.org.



Internship at Juno Beach (Home office)

December 18th, 2015

Spring College Intern-1504263


Our reliability is one of the best in the nation, and we’re working to make it even better. We live here too. That’s why we’re committed to making Florida a better place. Join our team today Learn more Relevant career-related activities encountered in the student’s area of study or specialization. This position will be provided mentoring and practical hands-on experience. To be considered for this position the applicant must be actively enrolled at a college or university as a full-time student seeking a bachelor’s degree or higher. Candidate must also have a current GPA of 3.00 or higher (on a 0.00 to 4.00 scale).


Required Qualifications High School Grad / GED:Required;

Employee Group  Non Exempt

Employee Type  Intern

Job:   Intern

Job Role:  Assistant

Organization:   Florida Power & Light Company

Primary Location:   USA-FL-Juno Beach

Work Locations:

Juno Beach Office 
700 Universe Blvd 
Juno Beach 33408


2016 STEM Summer Internships

December 8th, 2015

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Science and Technology Directorate Office of University Programs sponsors a 10-week summer internship program for students majoring in homeland security related science, technology, engineering and mathematics (HS-STEM) disciplines. The program provides students with quality research experiences at federal research facilities located across the country and allows students the opportunity to establish connections with DHS professionals. It is open to undergraduate and graduate students in a broad spectrum of HS-STEM disciplines and DHS mission-relevant Research Areas.

Undergraduate students receive a $6,000 stipend plus travel expenses.

Graduate students receive a $7,000 stipend plus travel expenses.

10-week research experiences are offered at:  Coast Guard Research and Development Center ● Homeland Security Studies and Analysis Institute ● Customs and Borders Protection ● Engineer Research and Development Center ● Federal Emergency Management Agency ● National Security Technologies ● National Urban Security Technology Laboratory ● Naval Research Laboratory ● Office for Interoperabilty and Compatibility ● Transportation Security Laboratory ● DOE National Laboratories: Argonne, Berkeley, Idaho, Livermore, Los Alamos, Oak Ridge, Pacific Northwest, and Sandia

Areas of research: Engineering, computer science, mathematics, physics, chemistry, biological / life sciences, environmental science, emergency and incident management, social sciences, and more.

U.S. citizenship required

Application deadline: December 16, 2015, 11:59PM EST

How to Apply: Applications and supporting materials must be submitted at


Program Information: Detailed information about the internships can be found at


For questions please email us at dhsed@orau.org.

The DHS Education Programs Team


Student Summer Intern

November 4th, 2015

Job Title:  Student Summer Intern
Agency:  Nuclear Regulatory Commission

Job Announcement Number:  ALL OFC-2015-0086

SALARY RANGE:  $12.19 to $30.15 / Per Hour

OPEN PERIOD:  Monday, August 31, 2015 to Monday, November 23, 2015

SERIES & GRADE:  GG-0399/0899/1199/1399/2299-03/09

POSITION INFORMATION:  Full Time – Temporary, Not to Exceed 89 days


DUTY LOCATIONS:  50 vacancies in the following location(s):
Lisle, IL
Rockville, MD
King of Prussia, PA
Chattanooga, TN

Arlington, TX


These positions are part of the Summer Internship Program. Applications will be accepted from United States citizens who are degree seeking students enrolled at least half-time in accredited educational institutions. Half-time enrollment is defined by the educational institution. For institutions that do not have a definition of half-time, half of full-time enrollment will be considered half-time.




These positions are located in various offices at the U.S. Nuclear Regulatory Commission Headquarters in Rockville, MD, Region I- King of Prussia, PA, Region II- Atlanta, GA, Region III- Lisle, IL, Region IV- Arlington, TX and the Technical Training Center (TTC)- Chattanooga, TN. These positions are Non Bargaining Unit.


  • U.S. Citizenship Required
  • Background investigation leading to a clearance is required for new hires
  • These are Drug Testing positions
  • GPA minimum requirement of 2.85

More information here:  https://www.usajobs.gov/GetJob/ViewDetails/414360400

N Engineer I IB2150-1503947

November 3rd, 2015


NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest wholesale generators of electric power and renewable energy from the wind and sun in North America.

Perform moderately complex Mechanical System engineering and administrative tasks. Performs engineering tasks under direct supervision and demonstrates a good learning rate as experience is gained. Demonstrates a willingness and confidence to make independent decisions and solve problems.

Preferred Qualifications


Bachelor of Science in Engineering required.

Two (2) years or more of engineering or related experience required.


Professional Engineering license or ability to obtain license desired.

Additional Information:

Candidates must satisfy all Company and Nuclear Regulatory Commission security requirements.

Travel to support Fleet objectives and act as a member of the emergency response organization may be part of the requirements of this position.

Employee Group  Bargaining Unit

Employee Type  Full-time

Job:    Engineering

Organization:   NextEra Energy Point Beach, LLC

Primary Location:   USA-WI-Two Rivers

Work Locations:  NextEra Energy Point Beach LLC , 6610 Nuclear Road, Two Rivers 54241

October 16th, 2015

Employment Opportunities

Faculty Position Announcements

2015-16 Recruitment Cycle

The Nuclear & Radiological Engineering and Medical Physics (NRE/MP) Programs at Georgia Tech invite applications for tenure-track and tenured faculty positions. Of particular interest are applicants interested in teaching and developing research programs in one or more of the areas of i) nuclear reactor physics, ii) nuclear reactor dynamics and safety and iii) fusion plasma physics and nuclear technology. Those applying for Associate and Full Professor positions should have established records in research that demonstrates nationally and internationally recognized expertise. Industrial experience is desirable, but not required. Each position requires a balance of undergraduate teaching, graduate teaching, and research.

The NRE Program at Georgia Tech offers the BS, MS, and PhD degrees in NRE and the MP Program offers the MS degree in MP and the PhD degree as an option under NRE. Strong research programs in computational reactor physics, radiation transport, fuel cycle and waste management, fission and fusion reactor design, fusion plasma physics, nuclear materials, nuclear heat removal, nuclear safeguards, radiation detection and radiation protection are ongoing in the NRE Program (www.nre.gatech.edu).

Apply online at https://www4.me.gatech.edu/ME/facrecruit/apply2/ Send inquiries to: Prof. Farzad Rahnema, Chair, NRE and MP Programs, email: farzad@gatech.edu. The review of applications will begin immediately. After a thorough review, invitations for interviews to selected candidates will be sent out.

www.nre.gatech.edu link employment opportunities