Project Manager II (Reactor Maintenance) in Richland, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/18/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Richland, WA
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Project Manager II (Reactor Maintenance)

This is a contract position located in Richland, WA (Tri-Cities area of Eastern, WA).  Remote work is not an option.  Expected duration is 1 year.
Nuclear industry experience is required.

This position plans, coordinates, and executes large scale outage and on-line projects, leading project teams of five to thirty five people. Establishes priorities within projects and maintains a general knowledge of all aspects of the projects within responsibility scope. Additionally, this project manager directs the activities of the project high impact team (HIT) and directs the activities of implementation team associated with the project; maintains a broad knowledge base of new technologies and industry trends as related to assigned projects; monitors the processes and projects and recommends changes to improve effectiveness and efficiency; manages project budgets, interacting closely with the finance organization and the project controls group; coordinates with other project and line managers and coach/mentor other lower level Project Managers.

Principal Duties:

  • The project manager manages refueling outage, forced outage, and on-line projects, providing oversight of the staff involved in planning, leading, controlling and monitoring to ensure that work is implemented safely, with quality, on schedule, and within budget. This includes all aspects of project implementation including budget, work package preparation, parts procurement, ALARA planning, industrial and nuclear safety, clearance order preparation, work prioritization, resource loading, and work execution including resolution of schedule delays and conflicts.


  • ISFSI loading and preparation
  • Spent fuel pool clean-up
  • Pumps and Motors
  • Turbine HIT
  • New fuel receipt and inspection
  • Develops the budgets, including tracking cost versus budget for assigned projects. Assures proper progress and focus through frequent interface with the client, engineers, related parties, and management.
  • Develop and manage contracts and interface with vendors.
  • Prepare and deliver written and oral communications to various groups including senior management.
  • Develop and maintain long range plan strategies associated with assigned projects.
  • Support effective implementation of the Self Assessment and Corrective Action Program.
  • Direct, coach and mentor lower level Project Managers

Please Note: This position is urgent and will be filled quickly.  Must be legally authorized to work in the USA.  Direct inquiries only (no 3rd party submittals) at this time, please. Thank You.  

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.