Jim Peschel is a Senior Project Manager with Certrec’s Office of Licensing and Compliance Team. He has over 37 years of experience in the nuclear industry and has held supervisory and management positions with a nuclear vendor, the Nuclear Regulatory Commission, and licensees. He has experience in plant operations, performance improvement, quality assurance, environmental compliance, engineering and records management programs, regulatory compliance, and licensing.
Jim has leadership experience with the licensing of new plants, the management of ongoing compliance and licensing activities, the recovery of plants from a shutdown condition under NRC Manual Chapter 0350 and plant license renewal. As a respected nuclear professional, Jim has served on the offsite review committee for two licensees.
Jim held leadership positions with two licensee organizations involved in the integration of organizations after mergers and the subsequent standardization of operations across multiple sites.
Jim was actively involved in industry activities as a member of the Reactor Oversight Process Task Force. He also served as Chairman of the Regional Utility Group (RUG I) and the National Regional Utility Group (NRUG) and was a member of the Nuclear Energy Institute (NEI) task team that developed Revision 1 to NUREG-1022.