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Nuclear Training Ops Instructor II

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Date: Mar 10, 2023

Location(s): Two Rivers, WI, US, 54241

Company: NextEra Energy

Requisition ID:  68673 


NextEra Energy Resources is one of the largest producers of emission-free nuclear energy in the United States. Nuclear energy has long been a source of clean power and is a fundamental part of NextEra Energy Resources’ plan for a zero-emissions energy future. Our Nuclear Fleet is leading the industry as we leverage technology to build the next generation of leaders. Are you interested in becoming a trailblazer in the energy industry? Join our world-class team today.


Position Specific Description


We are looking for someone who enjoys a collaborative environment, inspired by helping individuals improve performance, and wants to join our team in North East Wisconsin. Point Beach is located 45 minutes south of Green Bay and a short drive from Manitowoc. Located on Lake Michigan the local area offers access to great outdoor activities, excellent schools, and an affordable cost of living, and some major sport franchises. This position will offer an opportunity for someone who would like to be part of one of the top performing plants in our industry and training departments in the country.  

Job Overview

Deliver integrated systems training to instruct employees in plant operations and prepare them for field or control room watch standing. Prepare employees for the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC) initial and requalification operator and senior operator licensing examinations. Participate in the design and development of operator training in accordance with the applicable regulatory requirements. Design, develop, implement and present integrated systems training and initial operator and requalification training programs; effectively operates the simulator and classroom display instruction system according to Training procedures. Develop, administer, evaluate and record written and oral examinations to include simulator and plant observation, assess operator candidate knowledge of controls and systems. Revise instructional materials to reflect changes in plant design, current plant practices, regulations, and/or operating philosophies. Perform other duties as assigned and requested.


This position is represented by IBEW Local 2150. 

Required Qualification

  •  Bachelors degree in a technical field (e.g. Math, Physical Sciences specialty, Engineering) or equivalent education and/or experience. In absence of a degree, High School Diploma/GED is required.
  • Minimum of three (3+) years in nuclear plant operations experience or as a Nuclear based instructor is required.
  • Must possess (or obtain) and maintain a senior reactor operator certification for the site where instruction duties are being performed and complete instructor certification requirement.
  • Plant specific senior reactor operator (SRO) certification as well instructor certification required to advance to other levels.
  • Candidates must satisfy all Company and Nuclear Regulatory Commission security requirements.
  • Travel to support company objectives and act as a member of the Emergency Response Organization will be part of the requirements of this position.

Preferred Qualification

  • None


Employee Group:  Exempt
Employee Type:  Full Time
Job Category:  Training
Organization:  NextEra Point Beach 
Relocation Provided:  Yes, if applicable


Where permitted by applicable law, NextEra Energy requires all employees and new hires to be fully vaccinated for COVID-19 or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccination on or before the first day of employment.


NextEra Energy is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Qualified applicants are considered for employment without regard to race, color, age, national origin, religion, marital status, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetics, disability, protected veteran status or any other basis prohibited by law. We are committed to a diverse and inclusive workplace.


NextEra Energy provides reasonable accommodation in its application and selection process for qualified individuals, including accommodations related to compliance with conditional job offer requirements, consistent with federal, state, and local laws. Supporting medical or religious documentation will be required where applicable and permitted by applicable law. To request a reasonable accommodation, please send an e-mail to, providing your name, telephone number and the best time for us to reach you. Alternatively, you may call 1-844-694-4748. Please do not use this line to inquire about your application status.


NextEra Energy will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor’s legal duty to furnish information.


NextEra Energy does not accept any unsolicited resumes or referrals from any third-party recruiting firms or agencies. Please see our policy for more information.


Nearest Major Market: Green Bay
Nearest Secondary Market: Appleton

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