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Entergy | Bains, Louisiana
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Job Description

Primary Location: Louisiana-St. Francisville
Job Function: Power Plant
MRV Minimum Salary: $25.7485
MRV Maximum Salary: $25.7485
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Relocation Option: Approved in accordance with the Entergy guidelines
Union description/code: RIVER BEND BARG. - NUCLEAR-R02
Number of Openings: 1.00
Req ID: 73043
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%



  • Learn the elementary principles and functions of nuclear power plant systems.
  • Learn basic radiation protection fundamentals and good work practices.
  • Operate simple equipment such as waste compactors, decon laundry machines for clothing and masks, tool and equipment decon units and survey instruments.
  • Be able to erect work containment areas to minimize the spread of radioactive contamination.
  • Assist in providing radiological controls during special and routine operations, special and routine maintenance, refuelings and emergency or unusual operations.
  • Prepare minor reports, log results of surveys
  • Operate computer terminals.
  • Maintain qualifications to operate motor vehicles, such as automobiles or light trucks.
  • May train others within a limited scope concerning decontamination duties.
  • Perform necessary housekeeping, decontamination of equipment, clothing and areas as per applicable Nuclear Regulatory Commission endorsed regulations and standards.
  • Comply with established procedures and with rules of Code of Federal Regulations, Nuclear Regulatory Commission regulatory guides, National Standards and other regulatory agencies.





  • High school diploma or equivalent.
  • No previous experience required.
  • Within six months after employment, know Company's safety rules.
  • Within thirty days after employment in this department, know the location of, and be able to operate, all of the firefighting equipment.  Know what kind of equipment to use on electrical, oil and other fires.



  • Age ‑ 19 minimum.
  • Must have full use of mental and physical faculties.
  • Have strength and endurance adequate for arduous labor as circumstances may require i.e. carrying PCs, trash and lead blankets.



  • Be particularly alert in observing hazards and avoiding accidents.
  • Be willing to attend and take part in safety meetings.
  • Be willing to work under unusual surroundings, as well as the normal working conditions pertaining to this job.
  • Be willing to work irregular or extra hours as required.
  • Be willing to participate as a member of the radiation emergency team and be qualified as a radiation worker.
  • Be able to receive and transmit orders and instructions in such a manner as to inspire respect and confidence of both superiors and subordinates.
  • Have a temperament suited to jobs where manual dexterity, precision and patience are particularly essential.
  • Be especially neat, clean and orderly in work and person.
  • Understand importance of always rendering and maintaining first class courteous service while ensuring compliance with radiological procedures and good work practices.
  • Demonstrate skill in developing rapport and a spirit of cooperativeness among other disciplines or workers while ensuring compliance with radiological procedures and work practices.
  • Have Aptitude to progress to Radiation Protection Technician 3RD Class



Successful completion of the EEI Tech test.
**Candidates selected to take the Tech Test will be invited via e-mail. You may need to check your spam email.
***If you are Tech Recommended, please note it on your resume.


EEO Statement: The Entergy System of Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The Entergy System of Companies complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

The Entergy System of Companies expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of the Entergy System of Company employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.

Entergy provides reasonable accommodations for online applicants. Requests for a reasonable accommodation may be made orally or in writing by an applicant, employee, or third party on his or her behalf.


Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.


Pre-employment Testing: One way that Entergy has found to identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs is through pre-employment testing. If this position does require an EEI test, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting. If you are invited to a test session, we strongly recommend you review and complete the practice test as well as review the testing brochure for your respective test.  The test brochure will give you critical information on the test such as time allocated and number of questions.  Also, keep in mind that the actual test is timed; you should practice timing yourself while doing the practice tests. The practice test information and test brochures can be located by going to the EEI website, http://www.eei.org/practicetests, Logon ID:  entergy, password:  practice test (2 words).

In addition to EEI testing there is also Fit-for-Duty testing which will identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs. If this position does require Fit-for-Duty testing, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting.

About Entergy

Entergy Corporation (Entergy) is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail electric distribution operations. It owns and operates power plants with approximately 30,000 megawatt of aggregate electric generating capacity. The Company is also a nuclear power generator in the United States. The Company operates in two business segments: Utility and Non-Utility Nuclear. In addition to its two primary, reportable, operating segments, Entergy also operates the non-nuclear wholesale assets business. The non-nuclear wholesale assets business sells to wholesale customers the electric power produced by power plants that it owns while it focuses on improving performance and exploring sales or restructuring opportunities for its power plants. As of December 31, 2009, Entergy delivered electricity to 2.7 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas.

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