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Nuclear Safety Engineer Specialist

TradeWind Services a Certified Service Disabled Veteran Owned Small Business, located in Richland, WA is seeking to procure a Nuclear Safety Engineer Specialist to support client activities on the Hanford Site.

This position is full time, with work location in Richland, WA. (subject to change)


  • Performs work which involves the preparation, interpretation or review of calculations, specifications, plans, investigations, surveys, structures, systems or equipment with relatively few complex features
  • Equipment design and development o System design, including concept sketches and layouts o Testing of materials o Preparation of specifications and design calculations
  • Reviewing and checking designs, drawings and data by other engineers or by suppliers
  • Preparation or review of engineering studies and reports
  • Preparation or review of material quantity estimates
  • Uses engineering computer aided design/computer aided engineering (CAD/CAE) tools
  • Prepares letters for replies to vendor correspondence
  • Monitors project controls within discipline
  • Reviews design documents of equipment manufacturers or subcontractors of a moderate degree of complexity and prepares comments and recommendations
  • Assists in preparation of forecasts, quantity take-offs and change orders
  • Participates in and fosters a work environment that is based upon openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction


  • A Bachelor’s degree in Nuclear Engineering or a degree in a related engineering field from an accredited college or university with a minimum of one year of relevant experience or in lieu of degree seven years of relevant work experience
  • Experience with DOE nuclear projects safety basis development, or commercial nuclear power plant licensing or analysis
  • Knowledge in nuclear safety/engineering
  • Possess the legal right to work and remain in the US without sponsorship
  • Must be able to complete a pre-employment drug screen, physical (if located at the construction site), and background check
  • Must be able to obtain a Department of Energy badge for access to the Hanford Site


  • Nuclear Engineering degree from an accredited college or university
  • EIT or PE License in Nuclear, Mechanical, Chemical, or other engineering field


Duration is from date of award – 12 months.  


Travel and living expenses has been authorized for this position.


All candidates are subject to a criminal background check, reference checks, and drug screening as required by the client.

Benefits available and excellent wage – DOQ

Candidates meeting the required qualifications should submit their resume and three (3) references to: resume@tradewindllc.com for immediate consideration. Attn: NSES


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