Senior Welding Engineer

Website Westinghouse Electric Company

Senior Welding Engineer Job Highlights

Title Senior Welding Engineer
Type Full Time
Experience Required
Function Engineering/IT
Location Madison, PA, United States
Company Westinghouse Electric Company

Company Profile

Westinghouse Electric Company is the world’s leading supplier of safe and innovative nuclear technology. The company provides the most reliable, dependable nuclear power plants, nuclear fuel, plant automation, and operating plant products and services.

Job Profile

The company is looking for a Senior Welding Engineer who will work within the Advanced Reactor Testing group supporting the eVinci Micro Reactor test program.

Work primarily at the Waltz Mill site with occasional travel to the Cranberry HQ office.

Educational Qualification

  • Applicants should have a Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in Welding, Mechanical, Electro-Mechanical, or Aerospace Engineering from a college/university
  • Master’s Degree (preferred)

Work Experience

  • Experienced welder using various processes and materials in all positions – SMAW, GMAW, GTAW, brazing
  • Preferred experience in 3D modeling software (Inventor or Solid works)
  • Preferred experience with finite element analysis utilizing ANSYS workbench
  • Preferred pressure, temperature, and fluid flow instrumentation experience
  • Prior experience working in a lab/testing environment


  • Analyze engineering designs for welding requirements.
  • Conduct custom welding and machining operations.
  • Conduct failure analyses and cause analyses on welding issues.
  • Establish welding procedures, processes, and documentation related to specification restrictions, material processes, pre/post-heating requirements that involve the use of complex alloys, unusual fabrication methods, welding of critical joints, complex post-heating requirements, etc.
  • Perform experimental welding to evaluate new equipment, techniques, and materials.
  • Prepare detailed sketches, 3D models, and drawings using Auto Cad, Inventor, and/or Solid works.
  • Prepare technical reports as a result of research and development and preventive maintenance investigations.


  • Effective communication, teaming, and team-building skills
  • Good judgment and the ability to prioritize a number of diverse tasks
  • Highly motivated, self-starter
  • Knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T) practices
  • Mechanical problem-solving skills
  • Orientation toward achieving Customer Success
  • Preferred working knowledge of ASME Section VIII BPVC code
  • Preferred working knowledge of NI Labview
  • Strong organizational, and planning skills and attention to detail
  • Strong technical writing ability


  • 401(k) Savings Plan with Company Match
  • Competitive Salary
  • Comprehensive Health, Wellness, and Income Protection Benefits
  • Educational Reimbursement Program
  • Employee Referral Program
  • Opportunities for Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Paid Vacations and Holidays

Employer’s Statement

Westinghouse Electric Company is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

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