Electric Boat

  • Nuclear S9G Test Engineer

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    1st, 2nd, 3rd
  • Overview


    General Dynamics is the world’s foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company’s industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S. Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.


    General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.  It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

    Job Description

    Candidates must complete a comprehensive Qualification Program for Shift Test Engineer (STE).  This involves passing: 1) Extensive classroom training and written examinations; 2) Completing shipboard training; 3) NAVSEA administered written examination; 4) EB administered oral examination.  Approximate time for training before qualification as STE is 18 - 20 months after obtaining security clearance. 


    After qualification the STE directs reactor plant testing for his/her assigned shift (position does require various shift work, including overtime, weekends and the possibility of holidays).  This includes direction of Ship's Force, RadCon, Trades, Inspection, and Test Technician personnel.  The qualified STE ensures testing and operations involving the reactor plant are performed safely and in accordance with NAVSEA 0989-028-5000, Manual for the Control of Testing and Plant Conditions

    Education/ Experience


    EB employee with a secret clearance (Red Badge) OR a current or former US Navy personnel with nuclear training/experience

    Must have, or have had recently, a red badge/secret clearance




    EOOW/EWS Qualifications

    Naval nuclear experience preferred

    For the Test Engineer slot an Associates in Engineering or Science is preferred

    Physical Qualifications

    Climbing, Color Vision, Crawling, Kneeling, Light Lifting, Pulling, Pushing, Reaching, Stooping, Twisting

    Environmental Attributes

    Cold, Dry, Dusty, Fumes, Hot, Inside, Noise, Oily, Outside, Wet


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