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April 12
Fall 2019 Refueling Outage

To: BHI Energy Power Services Employees
Subject: D.C. Cook Outage Information
For all BHI Energy/Power Services folks coming to DC Cook's Outage, first let me say Thank You for choosing to work at DC Cook. 
My name is Fred Grimsley and I will be your Site Manager.
If you are new to D. C. Cook Nuclear Power Plant, Welcome.   If you are returning  Welcome Back.  I know you will find DC Cook an excellent working experience.
The outage is a Refueling / 10 Year ISI outage scheduled for shut down on 10/02/2019. The outage is tentatively scheduled for approx. 46 days. The work schedule is a 4 and 1with fixed Days/Night 12 hour shifts.
All Techs will go through BHI Energy-Power Services Recruiting (Weymouth Office) for Approvals on early outs for BHI Energy's staffing needs. ONLY those pre-approved will be released to staff other outages. Anyone leaving without prior approval will forfeit bonus.
 Please read the following information carefully if you have any questions feel free to contact me through the BHI Energy Power Services Office.
If you are having any difficulties or problems getting to the plant, please use the contact numbers. Fred Grimsley Cell: 912-245-2984, Training Lab: 269-465-5901 ext. 3030.
Exposure Records:
If you received exposure to ionizing radiation during 2019 please bring your record or estimated exposure with you. In addition you should know your lifetime estimate exposure to present.
Fitness For Duty & Proof of Unemployment Documentation:
If you have had a FFD incident at any time in the past, please bring all rehabilitation documentation and associated paper work with you.
Health Physics Competency Exam:
You Are Responsible to keep your Continuing Training current.  
Personal Protective Equipment:
Safety shoes are required at this site, Steel or Composite, meeting ASTM F24.12.05 & F24.13.05 standards. Safety glasses with side shields and hard hats are required to be worn in most areas. Please bring your BHI energy hardhat with you from your last site.  Should you not have one it will be provided along with any other PPE Required.  Technicians must provide their own scrubs. If you need prescription safety glasses and have a current prescription, safety glass can be obtained locally.
Reporting Schedule
Security - Post One at Cook is no longer used, please continue to the left and proceed to first parking lot on the left " Lake Superior".. from here the buses will carry you to Training Building. 
Remember to have your Identification with you. The buses will start running at 0630 to bring you over to site. Report Time for 1st day will be 06:30.
Please, allow time for parking . Upon entry to Training Center (Double Doors) 1st Floor, take a right go to the RP Lab Rm 175 door on the Right. 
Please b
e On Time for we have a very tight training schedule.
***Ensure that your vehicles meet security standards at ALL times when on AEP property***
When you arrive on site you must have at least two forms of ID; one must be a valid photo ID. The other Social Security Card or Passport. When completing your security package, please read and answer all questions carefully. Failure to disclose truthful and complete information to the D.C. Cook Security or Medical Departments will result in your immediate termination regardless if it was an honest mistake or not.  DC Cook has their own ePHQ that will be sent to your email address that BHI has on file Approx 2-3 weeks prior to reporting to site by e-mail. if your email address has changed please notifiy recruiting. It is Imparative this ePHQ is completed and received by site 10 working days prior to your report date. Please when you get it go ahead and fill it out.
This ePHQ is very user friendly to fill out and will automatically be sent to site.
 If you cannot find the ePHQ, look in your Spam folder.  If its not there contact recruiting or myself to have another sent.



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