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Armed Security Trainee - Quad Cities Nuclear Station, Cordova, IL

Job Category: Other
Posted on: 09/17/2020 by Exelon Nuclear
Job reference #: 227732

CORDOVA, IL US-Region III (Mid-West)
Zip/Postal Code: 61242

Compensation Why is Pay Rate not specified?
Unspecified Wage
Unspecified Per Diem

Expiration Date 11/16/2020

Job description


Join Exelon Nuclear, and you
will be part of a team responsible for operating a nuclear fleet that is the
largest in the nation and the third largest in the world. With 14 operating
plants and 23 reactors in Illinois, Maryland, Nebraska, New York, New Jersey
and Pennsylvania, Exelon Nuclear provides enough clean energy to power 17
million average American homes annually. It is recognized as one of the
best-run and most efficient nuclear fleets in the world.

Illinois locations: Braceville, Byron, Clinton, Marseilles, Cordova, Morris,
and Warrenville

Pennsylvania locations: Delta, Kennett Square, Middletown, and Pottstown

New Jersey location: Forked River

New York locations: Ontario and Scriba

Maryland location: Lusby


Exelon is looking to hire a
class of 8 Nuclear Armed Security Officer Trainees at our Quad Cities Station,
Cordova, IL (25 miles north of the Quad Cities).


The positions will
start December 2020



Protect the health and welfare
of the public by defending the station against any act of radiological
sabotage, attack, or theft of special nuclear material. As specified by
procedure and the site security plan, maintain a secure perimeter for site
access and egress and employee, contractor and visitor entry.  Perform
search, patrol, and inspections in accordance with the Station Security Plan,
procedures, and post orders.



-Maintain qualifications for

-Conduct patrols and inspections

-Monitor access to security areas

-Perform search activities

-Respond to threats and contingency events

-Perform equipment testing



The successful candidate
will be responsible for the following:

Provide physical protection of Exelon nuclear generating facilities against
intrusion and acts of sabotage. Conduct armed stationary, foot and/or vehicle
patrol (interior and/or exterior). Control access and/or egress of personnel,
materials and vehicles. Monitor CCTV, plant surveillance equipment and alarm
systems. Deter criminal activity, misconduct, and safety violations. Perform
other duties as specified in Nuclear training and qualification plan and post






Job Requirements:

Candidates must meet the following basic qualifications for this position: 


-Pass Any State-required
training or other qualifications for licensing

-Be at least 21 years of age

-Have a High School diploma or GED

-Have a valid Drivers License

-Must be able to pass a drug test with negative results (except when undergoing
documented medical treatment) 

-Be able to pass extensive background check, including criminal history,
personal references, employment and educational verifications, and Department
of Motor Vehicle and Credit Check

-Pass a State licensing test as you will be driving a company-owned vehicle

-Be able to operate a radio or telephone equipment and/or console monitors and
surveillance equipment

-Be able to successfully complete all training required for the position

-Demonstrate an ability to interact cordially and communicate with the

-Pass the following, post-offer in accordance with code of federal regulations
for armed nuclear security assignment: psychological assessment, physical
exam, including vision and hearing, in accordance with nuclear regulatory
requirements and site training and qualification plan.

-Physical fitness (agilities) test in accordance with site training and
qualification plan

Firearms qualification with handgun, shotgun and rifle per client site training
and qualification plan.

-Nuclear site specific training and testing providing general knowledge of
nuclear power generation science and principles, this training and testing will
include radiation worker principles including respirator training, fit and
dress out. 


Exelon is proud to be an
equal opportunity employer and employees or

applicants will receive consideration for employment without
regard to: age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion,
sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other
classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

VEVRAA Federal



– SPFPA Local 238

Period – 180 Days

Days - Newly hired employees will be granted vacation days after completion of
their probationary period. During your first year of employment (within 365
days of hire), the newly hired employee is eligible for 36 vacation hours.

Time - Full time employees upon their 181st day of employment will be eligible
for sick time

Salary - $19.56



Other requirements


Security Clearance



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