19-076 – Vacuum Building and PRD Structural Analyst for CANDU Reactor

Pickering, Ontario
Job ID:
Preeti Lama

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Vacuum Building and PRD Structural Analyst for CANDU Reactor
Resume Due Date:  Friday August 16th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: Until December 18, 2019
Location: Pickering Nuclear Generating Station

Job Overview

  1. Independent review of all work related to CSA N 287.7 to extend VBO outage to 2024.
  2. Review OPG submission to the CNSC.
  3. Provide recommendations and rationale for OPG.
  4. Review OPG Feasibility Study of a possible deferral of VBO outage beyond 2024 (e.g. 2028).
  5. If required, participate and provide support in regulatory discussions and respond to CNSC questions on the feasibility study.


  1. A degree in Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering related and solid mechanics. 20-25 years of CANDU Reactor structural design and analysis
  2. Strong knowledge and experience with CSA codes and standards specifically CSA N287.
  3. Experience on working with the CSA Standards Committee specifically CSA N287.
  4. Structural, design, Stress, and Seismic analysis of the CANDU Reactor Building, and Reactor Vacuum Building.
  5. Experience in communication with the regulator i.e. the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC).
  6. Experience with Finite Element Analysis, Probabilistic Risk Assessment.