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Tonopah, Arizona
United States
Engineering - Nuclear
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Full Time
Experience level:
5+ years
Education level:
Bachelor's Degree

Nuclear Training Instructor Senior (Engineering)


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Arizona Public Service (APS) is leading the way toward an energy future that is cleaner, more reliable and sustainable. With $3.3 billion in annual revenue and nearly 7,000 employees, APS is the largest electric utility in Arizona, serving 1.1 million customers. We are the principal subsidiary of publicly traded Pinnacle West Capital Corporation (NYSE:PNW). Our generation fleet includes natural gas, nuclear, coal and growing renewable technologies.

Nuclear Training Instructor Senior (Engineering)

Job # 20180577 • Tonopah, AZ

The Engineering Senior Nuclear Training Instructor delivers Initial and Continuing Training to prepare employees for engineering duties. Coordinates and implements all phases of the Systematic Approach to Training in the Engineering Training Programs which includes analyzing job and task requirements, designing and developing training and evaluations, implementing training in various settings, and evaluating the effectiveness of the training programs.  Performs self-assessment evaluations of training programs to ensure accuracy, effectiveness and adherence to requirements.


  • Develops and maintains technical training.  Coordinates and implements the Systematic Approach to Training.  Maximizes resource utilization by integrating industry materials and expertise.
  • Plans and conducts performance analyses/assessments of line activities and performance through observation and evaluation.  Reviews assessment program results to determine trends.  Focuses industry experience on improving human performance by reviewing and incorporating assessment program results.
  • Develops and evaluates training performance indicators.
  • Performs specialized activities such as: Vision database upkeep, coordinate/track Nuclear Training Department commitments.
  • Supervises students in all training settings to the standards of conduct prescribed on Nuclear Training Department procedures.  Sets and reinforces management standards and expectations in all training settings.
  • Interfaces with the Institute of Nuclear Power Operations (INPO) during plant evaluations and accreditation activities.
  • Maintains technical expertise in assigned discipline. 3


  • A four-year Bachelor of Science degree in an engineering discipline or related applied science discipline from an ABET accredited institution plus eight (8) years of experience in engineering positions.

Nuclear requirement:

  • Any PVGS employee may be called upon to serve as a member of the Emergency Response Organization (ERO) and will be expected to fulfill their obligation as an ERO member. 
  • Any PVGS employee may be called upon to support a refueling or short-notice outage.  This includes line roles and responsibilities as necessary to execute outage activities.  These are a condition of employment at PVNGS.

Export Compliance/EEO

This position may require access to and/or use of information subject to control under the Department of Energy's Part 810 Regulations (10 CFR Part 810), the Export Administration Regulations (EAR) (15 CFR Parts 730 through 774), or the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR) (22 CFR Chapter I, Subchapter M Part 120) (collectively, "U.S. Export Control Laws").  Therefore, some positions may require applicants to be a U.S. person, which is defined as a U.S. Citizen, a U.S. Lawful Permanent Resident (i.e. 'Green Card Holder'), a Political Asylee, or a Refugee under the U.S. Export Control Laws.  All applicants will be required to confirm their U.S. person or non-US person status.  All information collected in this regard will only be used to ensure compliance with U.S. Export Control Laws, and will be used in full compliance with all applicable laws prohibiting discrimination on the basis of national origin and other factors.  For positions at Palo Verde Nuclear Generating Stations (PVNGS) all openings will require applicants to be a U.S. person.

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