Also referred to as:
Radiological Engineer III, Senior Nuclear Engineer
Requirements and Responsibilities
Nuclear Engineer III designs and initiates processes to gain benefit from nuclear energy and radiation. Conducts research into problems of nuclear energy systems. Being a Nuclear Engineer III designs and develops nuclear equipment. Monitors testing, operation, and maintenance of nuclear reactors. Additionally, Nuclear Engineer III requires a master's degree in engineering. Typically reports to a manager. The Nuclear Engineer III work is generally independent and collaborative in nature. Contributes to moderately complex aspects of a project. To be a Nuclear Engineer III typically requires 4 -7 years of related experience.