18-049 – Reactor Physics Expert

Darlington, Ontario
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We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Reactor Physics Expert
Resume Due Date: Friday, April 6th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies:  2
Level:  MP6
Duration: 1 year
Location: Darlington, ESSB

Job Overview

  1. Provide technical evaluations and advice, solve problems and coordinate technical work as required, for Darlington Unit 2 return to service, isotope production project(s) and other major work areas in support of the continuing operation of the units.
  2. Maintain and/or update operating and other specified department/divisional procedures
  3. Prepare technical reports. Initiate studies or investigations where opportunities for improvement are apparent.
  4. Review relevant safety analysis for operational implementation.
  5. Prepare or review training materials associated with reactor physics support or significant reactivity evolutions for Unit 2 return to service.




  1. 10+ years of experience in a position relevant to nuclear reactor physics or safety analysis
  2. Extensive knowledge of reactor physics practices applicable to CANDU reactors, with relevant experience providing operational physics support
  3. Demonstrated expertise in neutronics, core physics and/or associated numerical methods
  4. Exceptional planning and organization skills with ability to prioritize tasks, multi-task and work within tight timelines
  5. Excellent oral and written communication skills to prepare effective documentation, to maintain relationships and work in conjunction with various teams within the organization
  6. Demonstrated critical thinking skills
  7. A results-oriented focus is essential, as is the ability to work in a fast-paced changing environment and effectively manage several projects simultaneously
  8. Sound technical background (hands-on) with logical deductive reasoning approach, and excellent attention to detail.