nuclear engineer


Nuclear engineers plan and design engineering equipment and processes in nuclear plants and sites. They engage in engineering activities pertaining to nuclear power plants, and develop risk solutions.

Alternative label

  • nuclear technology engineering expert

  • nuclear engineering consultant

  • atomic safety engineer

  • atomic facility engineer

  • atomic power engineer

  • nuclear power engineer

  • nuclear safety engineer

  • nuclear engineers

  • nuclear engineering specialist

  • nuclear decommissioning engineer

  • nuclear technology engineering consultant

  • nuclear technology engineering adviser

  • nuclear facility engineer

  • nuclear engineering expert

  • nuclear technology engineer

  • atomic decommissioning engineer

  • nuclear engineering adviser

  • nuclear technology engineering specialist

Regulatory aspect

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Essential skills and competences

Essential Knowledge

Optional skills and competences

Optional Knowledge



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