0840 — Nuclear Engineering Series***
This series covers positions managing, supervising, leading, and/or performing professional engineering and scientific work involving processes, instruments, and systems used to generate and/or control nuclear energy and radiation. The work relates directly to:
- nuclear reactors, other nuclear systems and their support systems, instruments, and equipment;
- planning and design activities for specialized equipment and process systems of nuclear facilities;
- protection of the public from hazardous radiation produced by nuclear reaction processes; and
- harnessing nuclear energy for a wide variety of uses.