Careers with ZionSolutions

Apply today to make the world a cleaner place.

EnergySolutions and Exelon Corporation signed an agreement to accelerate the decommissioning and environmental restoration of the Zion Nuclear Power Station site located in Zion, Illinois on Lake Michigan just north of Chicago. Approved by the Nuclear Regulatory Commission (NRC), the licensed transfer from Exelon to ZionSolutions took place on September 1st, 2010.

ZionSolutions now has possession of the facility and has started the decommissioning of the Zion Station. ZionSolutions is a wholly owned subsidiary of EnergySolutions created for the sole purpose of this decommissioning project.

The decommissioning of the Zion Station will be accelerated by decades under this agreement. The decommissioning will be performed using state-of-the-art technology and rigorous environmental controls to protect human health and the environment and to preserve the lakefront and wetlands properties.

This is an exciting time for the nuclear industry and ZionSolutions and could be an exciting time for your career. We invite you to review our current open positions at

The following are Career Opportunities professions with ZionSolutions:

  • Administration and Finance
  • Decontamination and Decommissioning
  • Engineering
  • Fuel Transfer and Dry Fuel Storage
  • Industrial Safety and Hygiene
  • Project Planning and Controls
  • Radiation Safety and Health Physics
  • Regulatory Affairs and Quality Assurance

Local candidates are highly desirable. Previous decommissioning or nuclear experience preferred. Please forward your resume to

Only candidates that meet the necessary job qualifications will be contacted.

EnergySolutions, LLC. is an equal opportunity employer. Candidates selected for hire must pass a background check and drug screen prior to employment. EnergySolutions is committed to a drug free work place to protect the safety of workers and the public and complies with the Federal Drug Free Workplace Act.

We encourage all interested applicants to view our list of subcontractors (see list to the right).  ZionSolutions subcontractors will be hiring a large portion of the workforce to complete the work.