19-095 – Senior Technical Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date:  Monday, September 16th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 2 years (commencing November 2019)
Location: Oshawa, Ontario (GM Building)

Job Overview

  1. Co-ordinate the work program and integrate with stakeholders and resolve issues and conflicts
  2. Identify and develop mitigation for risks associated with Fuel Handling Projects
  3. Manage schedule, cost, site acceptance test, factory acceptance test, contractor/contract management, procurement, installation & commissioning, operations & maintenance support, and all supporting tasks (documents including work plans, vendor technical plans)
  4. Develop business case summary, project management deliverables such as project management plan, project oversight plan, etc…
  5. Responsible for safety, quality, cost and schedule of the project
  6. Prepare & present the projects to the internal/external audits

Qualifications

  1. Extensive knowledge and detailed technical experience with Fuel Handling Projects, including factory and site acceptance testing
  2. Experience with Fuel Handling performance issues identification and troubleshooting
  3. Familiar with the Darlington Plant and work management processes.
  4. Must be Orange Qualified and Security Cleared at Darlington Station

19-094 – Senior Technical Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date:  Monday, September 16th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 2 years (commencing October 2019)
Location: 777 Brock Road, Pickering

Job Overview

  1. Perform the duties of a Senior Technical Engineer/Officer in Projects Design including but not limited to:
  2. Perform the duties of a Design Engineer as associated with OPG Qualification 33685
  3. Plant modifications as per N-PROC-MP-0090
  4. Oversight of contractors as per N-COl-00120-10000
  5. Administration of design activities and any other duties and accountabilities as required of a Design Engineer.
  6. Key accountabilities include performing these duties to expected high standards of quality, and providing results as per commitments.

Qualifications

  1. Bachelors in Engineering in Mechanical/Chemical
  2. Minimum 0-2 years of experience working in related field
  3. Nuclear/OPG experience is preferred
  4. Ability to work diligently, quick learner, efficient, business acumen, experience with oversight functions

19-093 – Project Engineers

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Engineers
Resume Due Date:  Friday, September 13th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 6
Duration: 2 years
Location: Oshawa, Ontario (GM Building)

Job Overview

  1. Results driven engineering professional to support Darlington Projects & Refurbishment Projects in the role of Project Engineer.
  2. Reporting to the Section Manager – Projects, the Project Engineer will be responsible for undertaking the organizing, coordinating and controlling of all stages of project management in accordance with Project Management governance for assigned projects or project packages from developing and obtaining approvals to safe execution, final acceptance and project closeout.
  3. Key Responsibilities will include: 
  4. Prepare scope of work documents, lead constructability reviews, prepare Business Case Summaries for Senior Management, the Executive Office and the Board of Directors, for project approval and the release of funs.  Prepare and coordinate the preparation of all information pertinent to an assigned project and alternatives to be considered for input into planning.
  5. Review and provide input and project charters for assigned projects.
  6. Prepare and coordinate estimates, schedules, execution plans, contracting strategies and project oversight plans.  Develop work breakdown structures for estimating and controlling project funds.  Gather input from stakeholder departments and agencies to ensure project requirements are captured and detailed in the estimate and execution plans.
  7. Arrange for application to, and negotiate with internal and external agencies for all necessary approvals, licenses, permits or clearances required.
  8. Ensure proper process is followed when defining labour requirements and arranging for labour resources. 
  9. Coordinate the clarification of design and specification requirements, and arrange for necessary changes.
  10. Co-ordinate and participate in the preparation of specifications, bid packages, revaluation of tenders, and purchasing recommendations.
  11. Arrange and lead meetings to coordinate the requirements of, and progress by designers, suppliers, construction and operations before and after contract award.  Maintain close liaison with field construction forces and operations on matters involving design, schedules, costing and other related issues.
  12. Provide immediate and higher management with regular project of work package reports.  Monitor, evaluate and report on cost and schedule, and manager changes.  Review cost variance reports, provide explanations and recommendations for disposition of variances, and take corrective actions when required.  Evaluate project plans at every stage for project risk and development mitigation plans.  Execute other project management functions as required by corporation policies and procedures.
  13. Provide contract management oversight.
  14. Maintain communication with internal and external stakeholders, regulatory bodies and agencies, and cooperate in exchange of relevant information as required to meet the project objectives.  Arrange and chair meetings involving appropriate stakeholders with a given project.  Guide and direct discussions involving internal staff, contractors, manufacturers, suppliers and the like, in an effort to efficiently meet project objectives.  Coordinate the preparation of the project turnover documentation and ensure completeness.  Document and address outstanding project deficiencies.
  15. Visit various site locations, manufactures, and suppliers as required.  Be prepared to witness factory acceptance testing vendor sites for purchased material/equipment.
  16. Maintain awareness of, and keep all project parties informed of the latest construction, budgeting, estimating and scheduling practices and other corporates procedures.  Review and maintain awareness of all corporate and local procedures pertinent to project control and administration.  Maintain process compliance during project execution and advise supervisor if compliance cannot be achieved.
  17. Assemble job information and plan work as necessary.  Assign portions of the work, and provide advice and direction as required.  Check and assume responsibility for the work issued.
  18. Perform other duties as required.

Qualifications

  1. Requires a knowledge of project management principles, specifically the 5 primary project phases (Identification, Initiation, Definition, Execution, Closeout).
  2. Requires a knowledge of economics and business principles to provide project cost estimates and forecasts.
  3. Requires a knowledge of physics, engineering principles, mathematics and chemistry as related to industrial and power generation equipment.
  4. 4 year university degree in an appropriate area plus completion of post-secondary courses in project management and business economics as it relates to project and asset management or by having the equivalent level of education.
  5. Requires experience in project management, specifically, experience in developing project requirements and plans, preparing cost estimates, participating in contract bidding and award processes, managing projects in execution phase, and managing project closeout.
  6. Requires experience in managing conflicting priorities of scope, schedule, cost and quality.
  7. Requires familiarity with equipment and processes in generating station or similar heavy industry.
  8. Requires experience to solve problems and provide guidance.
  9. Requires knowledge of cost accounting and forecasting as it relates to project management.
  10. Requires knowledge of commercial contracting methods, contract management, construction methods, codes and standards, quality assurance and health and safety. 
  11. Requires strong organizational skills.
  12. Requires experience and ability as a team player to understand and manage the interrelationships of various internal and external groups in order to facilitate objectives and ensure projects satisfy stakeholder requirements.
  13. Requires experience and knowledge related to environmental protection and associated concerns.
  14. Requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills. 
  15. Experience in managing projects of increasing complexity is considered a necessary requirement. Project complexity would normally be defined by multiple-contract, multiple stakeholder projects with schedule constraints.
  16. A period of over 6 years and up to and including 8 years is considered necessary to gain this experience.
  17. New Graduates with the aforementioned experience are encouraged to apply.

19-092 – Senior Technical Engineer (Obsolescence Management)

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer for Obsolescence Management
Resume Due Date:  Friday, September 13th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 1 year
Location: 889 Brock Road, Pickering, Ontario

Job Overview

  1. The job function is to find replacement for obsolete items supporting both Pickering and Darlington stations.
  2. The job function requires fundamental understating of the nuclear safety, design and procurement engineering requirements for nuclear station.

Qualifications

  1. OPG Design or Procurement Engineering qualification is preferred.
  2. 4 year Engineering Degree in Electrical/I&C field.
  3. P.Eng
  4. Working experience of at least 6 years.
  5. Experience with preparing design specs, preparing design calculations, preparing modifications or performing item equivalency evaluations will be considered as an asset.

19-091 – Project/Design Engineer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project/Design Engineer
Resume Due Date:  Thursday, September 12th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 3 years
Location: 777 Brock Road South, Pickering, Ontario

Job Overview

  1. A project engineer will be assigned to either the RDM Scope, Plant Modification Scope or Tooling Scope of the project.  Responsibilities include but are not limited to:
  1. Complete tasks associated with the MTL role as described in N-PROC-MP-0090
  2. Review Design and project deliverables
  3. Perform oversight on the vendor’s design and fabrication activities
  4. Support advancement of project schedule and deliverables while controlling project costs as per the business case
  5. Produce documentation, reports, plans, procedures, etc. as required to advance project objectives
  6. Work individually or as part of a team to advance project objectives
  7. Seek support or assistance from Project Manager or other team members, as required
  8. Participate in unit, system and integration testing necessary to commission deliverable(s)
  9. Prepare or revise appropriate documentation, i.e. procedures, test plans, reports
  10. Interface with project stakeholders, suppliers, customers, as well as other OPG functional areas, i.e. supply chain, controlled documents/records
  11. Conduct work safely in accordance with all OPG procedures and policies
  12. Follow and support applicable governance, i.e: Project Management, Engineering Change Control
  13. Support Project Schedule and Budget
  14. Make recommendations to advance the project schedule
  15. Problem solving and troubleshooting, providing technical support and/or advice as required.

Qualifications

  1. Successful candidate will need to be an experienced project engineering or leader in the nuclear industry. 
  2. Experienced individuals will need to come in with little time for ramp up and will be expected to take a leadership role on the project.
  3. PMP designation is preferred.
  4. Professional engineer or similar education
  5. Motivated self starter
  6. Experience working on projects preferably in Nuclear
  7. Working as a project team member with experience in large, complex and multifaceted technical projects
  8. Working as an individual and in teams
  9. Working with stakeholders
  10. Articulate and effective communicator in English (both written and verbal)
  11. Experience executing technical projects – either design support or project management support
  12. OPG specific project experience as an MTL or project coordinator
  13. Familiarity with nuclear Engineering Change Control Process
  14. Experience with Automation
  15. Experience with Reactor Inspection Tooling
  16. Experience with Fuel Handling
  17. Experience working at PNGS and DNGS sites. 
  18. Familiarity with the station and station stakeholders.

19-089 – Design Engineers

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Design Engineers
Resume Due Date:  Thursday, September 12th (5:00PM EST)       
Number of Vacancies: 4
Duration: 1 year
Location: Pickering Nuclear Generating Station, Engineering Services Building 1 (ESB1)

Job Overview

  1. Job requirements will include acting as a Design Team Lead, or Design Engineer as required.
  2. Perform engineering deliverables and inspections as required.

Qualifications

  1. Minimum 4 years of design experience – Electrical / Instrumentation & Control (I&C).
  2. Requires a Bachelor of Engineering in Electrical / I&C
  3. Requires Professional Engineering License Designation (P.Eng)
  4. Experience with nuclear station design work.

19-090 – Project Engineer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Engineer
Resume Due Date:  Thursday, September 12th (5:00PM EST)   
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 3 years
Location: Darlington Energy Complex

Job Overview

  1. Supporting Balance of Plant – Steam Generators/Shutdown Layup team.
  2. Reporting to the Project Manager, the Project Engineer will work on the Steam Generator as part of the Balance of Plant project team and will have the accountability to oversee execution of modifications from inception through to design, installation, commissioning, and final closeout of Engineering Changes.
  3. The Project Engineer will coordinate and collaborate with both internal/external stakeholders to understand schedules, finances and performance for the assigned projects. 
  4. Co-ordinating, facilitating and driving project scoping, planning, execution, and close out.
  5. Co-ordinate the clarification of design and specification requirements, and arrange for necessary changes.
  6. Co-ordinate and participate in the preparation of specifications, bid packages, evaluation of tenders, and purchasing recommendations.
  7. Arrange and lead meetings to coordinate the requirements of designers, suppliers, construction and OPG internal stakeholder groups. 
  8. Prepare scope of work documents, lead constructability reviews, prepare Business Case Summaries for Senior Management, the Executive Office and the Board of Directors, for project approval and the release of funds. Prepare and coordinate the preparation of all information pertinent to an assigned project and alternatives to be considered for input into planning.
  9. Review construction contractor labour estimates, schedules, execution plans, inspection and test plans and project oversight plans. Gather input from stakeholder departments and agencies to ensure project requirements are captured and detailed in the project documents.
  10. Provide oversight of construction contractors integrated, logically tied, resource loaded project schedules which incorporate identified scope, risks, estimates/budgets and constraints that support effective project management and field execution.
  11. Maintain close liaison with construction contractor on matters involving conventional and nuclear safety during all stages of the project; engineering documents and construction work plans; purchasing, handling and storage of materials and tools; work protection and work permits; detailed execution planning and readiness preparations; daily progress reporting and schedule performance; completion of turnover documentation and quality records and other related issues.
  12. Perform regular field walk downs in standard and radiological work areas to ensure contractors are compliant with OPG and OHSA safety and quality standards.
  13. Evaluate vendor proposals, negotiate contracts, and make recommendation for contract award that provides the best value to OPG
  14. Initiate, manage, and administer contracts including payments and change orders
  15. Provide management and project mangers with regular project reports such as level one summaries, and participate in regular process progress meetings.
  16. Maintain awareness of, and keep all project parties informed of latest construction, budgeting, estimating and scheduling practices and other corporate procedures. Review and maintain awareness of all corporate and local procedures pertinent to project control and administration. Maintain process compliance during project execution and advise supervisor if compliance cannot be achieved.

Qualifications

  1. Minimum 2 years of relevant work experience within project engineering
  2. Ideal candidates will have worked in a Nuclear Engineering environment
  3. Experience and ability as a team player to understand and manage the interrelationships of various internal and external groups in order to facilitate objectives and ensure projects satisfy stakeholder requirements
  4. Strong written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable leading meetings and giving presentations
  5. Have experience and/or willingness to interface with vendors
  6. Have a strong interest in fast-paced, challenging work environments where showing initiative and self motivation are assets
  7. Proven track record on delivering results
  8. Strong in understanding, executing and following governance and procedures with a questioning and analytical attitude/approach under minimum required supervision
  9. Knowledge of OPG’s ECC Process (Engineering Change Control) is an asset

 

19-088 – Authorization Training Supervisor

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Authorization Training Supervisor
Resume Due Date:  Thursday, September 12th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 3 years
Location: Pickering Learning Centre, Pickering, Ontario

Job Overview

  1. The analysis of initial and continuing training needs of authorized operating staff
  2. The design, development, and delivery of knowledge and skills training for authorized operating staff 
  3. The evaluation, examination, and testing of authorized operating staff in both a classroom and full scope simulator environment
  4. The mentoring and training of new authorization training supervisors or other trainers such as TRF, FH, etc.

Qualifications

  1. The individual should have been previously licensed as an U0 CRO, Authorized Nuclear Operator (ANO), Control Room Shift Supervisor (CRSS) or Shift Manager (SM) at the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station. 
  2. Ideally, the candidate has been previously qualified as an Authorization Training Supervisor at OPG or have participated in classroom and simulator-based training of authorized operating staff.

19-087 – Authorization Training Senior Advisor

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Authorization Training Senior Advisor

Resume Due Date:  Wednesday, September 4th (5:00PM EST)                                           

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 2 years

Location: Pickering Learning Centre, Pickering, Ontario

Job Overview

  1. Provide advice and assistance to the Director, Operations Training on programmatic matters related to the Operations Training Program at OPG and the Systematic Approach to Training.
  2. Manage preparation, response and follow-up to external audits conducted by the regulator, external agencies such as IAEA, WANO, NERC and internals by the Nuclear Oversight organization.  
  3. Manage, oversee or conduct self assessments of Operations Training programs.
  4. Interface with regulatory and industry peers to ensure continuous improvement of the operator training program. 

Qualifications

  1. The ideal candidate will have been certified previously at an OPG nuclear facility in order to understand the complexities of nuclear power plant operation and the regulatory environment. 
  2. The candidate will have knowledge of the design, development and conduct of training programs and examinations for authorized operating staff to ensure industry expectations and regulatory commitments are met. 
  3. The candidate must have experience and capability in interfacing with management, industry peers and the regulator with respect to the nuclear and authorized operator training programmes.  
  4. The candidate must have experience and capability in managing projects and meeting milestone commitments.

 

19-086 – Senior Advisor

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Advisor

Resume Due Date:  Wednesday, September 4th (5:00PM EST)                                            

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 1 year (starting October 1, 2019)

Location: Darlington Nuclear Generating Station (RFR ISA), Clarington, Ontario

Job Overview

  1. Lead the interaction between several vendors with regards to the SATM and Housekeeping efforts for all refurbishment units.
  2. Provide guidance on best efforts for transitioning from a construction unit to a running unit keeping SATM and Housekeeping in mind.
  3. Assist the Field Construction Team with daily meeting packages as required.
  4. Lead and assist with communication between station and refurb concerning SATM & housekeeping war room efforts.

Qualifications

  1. Previous operator experience
  2. Previous refurbishment experience

Previous knowledge of station and refurbishment integration

19-085 – Section Manager, Maintenance

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Section Manager, Maintenance

Resume Due Date:  Monday, August 26th (5:00PM EST)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 1 year

Location: Pickering Nuclear Generating Station (1675 Montgomery Park Road, Pickering, Ontario)

Job Overview

  • Develop and implement Maintenance FLMa Mentorship Program.
  • Provide oversight of FLMs and FLMa’s during daily routine activities to identify areas for improvement and coach/correct where required.

Qualifications

  • Extensive knowledge and experience in Maintenance practices such as:
  • pre/post job brief/debrief
  • hoisting & rigging
  • technical skills of Trades workers
  • fall arrest
  • craning activities
  • FME
  • hazard assessment
  • safe work areas
  • verification practices
  • observation & coaching
  • Current/recent experience as a Maintenance FLM/Section Manager
  • Current or recent qualification in:
  • Work Protection (preferably Level 6 minimum)
  • Radiation Protection (preferably green minimum)
  • Pressure Boundary (preferably FLM minimum)
  • FME
  • Confined Space (preferably co-ordinator minimum)
  • Hoisting & Rigging (preferably Advanced Rigger Qualified)

19-084 Site Preparation License Technical Specialists

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Site Preparation License Technical Specialists

Resume Due Date:  Monday, August 26th (5:00PM EST)

Number of Vacancies: 2

Duration: 2 years

Location: 889 Brock Road, Pickering, Ontario

Job Overview

  1. Support Department Manager with the execution and oversight of the work to renew the Site Preparation Licence. Specific tasks/deliverables will include:
  1. Develop new or revise existing OPG governing documents to support a management system that will be used for DNNP
  2. Produce & review technical documents supporting the licence renewal.
  3. Update the project commitment report, as required.
  4. Track supporting organizations on their required deliverables for the licence renewal application, this will require direct interface with various organizations across OPG nuclear.
  5. Review or assist, where required, dispositions, scoping and costing of impact mitigating measures.
  6. Advise the Department Manager on relative importance of items to support licence process.

Qualifications

  1. Requires an in-depth knowledge of engineering and project management concepts to effectively coordinate projects and programs.
  2. Requires business acumen and analytical skills to analyze data on proposals.
  3. Requires knowledge of the nuclear power generation and familiarity with the CNSC licensing process.
  4. Requires a strong knowledge of English to communicate effectively with internal/external stakeholders, to prepare program proposals, write reports and/or present recommendations.
  5. Familiarity with various external regulatory agencies.
  6. Requires a thorough understanding of nuclear management system, governance, processes and CSA N286-12.
  7. Familiar with Environmental Protection and Nuclear Safety regulations, principles and concepts.
  8. Requires experience in nuclear engineering, business, contract negotiations, risk evaluation, identification of financial, operational and technical issues associated with projects, to evaluate project alternatives and prepare business cases.
  9. Requires experience with project management, methods, techniques and concepts, and strong leadership skills to effectively participate, and at times lead, project teams.
  10. Requires experience working with external consultants/contractors. Requires experience working in partnership arrangements.
  11. More than 15 years of experience in nuclear power industry is preferable.

 

19-083 – Senior Advisor

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Advisor

Resume Due Date:  Friday August 23rd (5:00PM EST)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 1 year

Location: Darlington Energy Complex (DEC)

Job Overview

Drive the Refurbishment Outage Project Readiness Lessons Learned Program, for Subsequent Unit Planning. Integrate and collaborate with Projects and Vendor Partners to manage, report and drive implementation of lessons learned into all areas of planning and execution.

Work involves running post execution lessons learned sessions, work shops, benchmarking and working with teams to resolve issues through new and innovative means to add value to future planning.

Qualifications

  1. Possess leadership skills consistent with facilitative leadership. 
  2. Focused on win-win outcomes to build relationships.
  3. Have sound decision making and Good judgement.
  4. Ability to coordinate and lead effective meetings, network, collaborate and drive assignments to completion.
  5. Able to create reports for senior leadership and able to analyze data and tracking metrics to determine project health.
  6. Nuclear Power Plant Outage managing and planning experience working with Engineering, Operations, Maintenance and Vendors required.
  7. Typically 5-7 years or greater is required to achieve the necessary level of experience.

Project Management and/or Performance Improvement experience from a Nuclear Facility will be considered an asset

19-081 – Authorization Training Senior Advisor

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Authorization Training Senior Advisor
Resume Due Date:  Friday August 16th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 6 months (commencing September 30, 2019)
Location: Pickering Learning Center, Pickering, Ontario

Job Overview

  1. Review training and examination processes to optimize the authorization training program.
  2. Provide advice and assistance on programmatic matters related to the Authorization Training Program at OPG. 
  3. Interface with industry peers involved with the project and the regulator. 

Qualifications

  1. The ideal candidate will have been certified previously at an OPG nuclear facility. 
  2. The candidate will have knowledge of the design, development and conduct of training programs and examinations for authorized operating staff to ensure industry expectations and regulatory commitments are met. 
  3. The candidate must have experience and capability in interfacing with OPG line management, industry peers and the regulator with respect to the authorization training program.  
  4. The candidate must have experience and capability in managing projects and meeting milestone commitments.

19-080 – Technical Advisor, Programming

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Technical Advisor, Programming
Resume Due Date:  Thursday August 15th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 2 years
Location: Pickering Engineering Services Building II (ESB II)

Job Overview

  1. Support Project Management team with the Pickering 2024 Life Extension Program oversight activities.
  2. Support monitoring of program projects and executing organization in project management activities including project forecasting, risk management activities, cost and schedule monitoring. 
  3. Advise program manager of progress and developments related to P2024 program scope.
  4. Monitor and report on project metrics.
  5. Assist execution organizations with project support, as required.
  6. Prepare documentation for cost and schedule accounting. 

Qualifications

  1. Engineering degree or equivalent training/experience
  2. Professional Engineer in Ontario (PEng.)
  3. Project Management Professional (PMP) or Project Management training/education.
  4. Minimum of 5 Years of relevant experience in the fields of Project Management and Engineering in the nuclear industry.

19-079 – Reporting & Systems Analyst

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Reporting & Systems Analyst
Resume Due Date:  Thursday August 22nd (5:00 PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 3 years
Location: Darlington Energy Complex – 1855 Energy Drive, Clarington

Job Overview

  1. Administration of the automated reporting websites on SharePoint, using JavaScript to enhance the user experience on the SharePoint sites and the development of automated reports for teams executing projects. 
  2. The automated reports are built using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS) and are hosting on the SharePoint site with access to the reports being controlled by SharePoint groups.  The automated reports connect to an integrated data warehouse using Structured Query Language (SQL) queries and are created per user specifications to help projects track their performance.
  3. The SharePoint site is enhanced using HTML and JavaScript in order to provide users a more convenient interface to access the automated reports and consume the data from an integrated data warehouse.  This includes a project summary website that was built primarily using the D3.js JavaScript library, with reporting websites created for each business unit in OPG and a troubleshooting website that walks users through common data errors and helps identify how to resolve them.

Qualifications

  1. Engineering degree or equivalent training/experience
  2. Bachelors or Computer Science/Engineering or related post-secondary education.
  3. Building and maintaining SharePoint sites using JavaScript and in particular the library D3.js.
  4. Building and maintaining SharePoint groups and report subscriptions.
  5. Developing T-SQL queries to access information from an integrated data warehouse
  6. Building and maintaining automated reports using SQL Server Reporting Services (SSRS)
  7. Working experience with the following would be considered an asset:
  • Building and maintaining automated reports using Power BI
  • Project controls/management in large construction project
  • Primavera P6
  • Hexagon EcoSys

19-078 – Technical Advisor Programming

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Technical Advisor Programming
Resume Due Date:  Wednesday August 14th (5:00 PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Level:  MP6
Duration: 2 years
Location: Pickering Engineering Services Building II (ESB II)

Job Overview

  1. Provide Project Management to the Pickering 2024 Life Extension Program.
  2. Establish strategic direction in the development, implementation and monitoring of performance of programs, policies, services and procedures to support the division in the execution of the work programs.
  3. Provide technical assistance and guidance in the development of business and work program policies, plans and processes for the Division.
  4. Advise Manager of pertinent developments that may affect or assist divisional or departmental services

Qualifications

  1. Engineering degree or equivalent training/experience
  2. Professional Engineer in Ontario (PEng.)
  3. Project Management Professional (PMP) or Project Management training/education.
  4. Minimum of 10-12 Years of relevant experience in the fields of Project Management and Engineering in the nuclear industry.

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

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.

Qualifications

  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.

19-073 – Section Manager, Programs/Plant Status & Return to Service

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Section Manager, Programs/Plant Status & Return to Service (RTS)
Resume Due Date: Tuesday August 6th (5:00PM EST)         
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 24 months
Location: Darlington Nuclear Generating Station

Job Overview

  1. Support the Refurbishment Programs Manager.
  2. Provide leadership to a team of subordinates. 
  3. Support projects associated with Operations.
  4. Review & update Plant Status control governance and program governance.
  5. Provide technical support to operating staff working in Plant Status control.
  6. Attend COMS, AFS, CCD meeting and sign all PSC related items.
  7. Support with SAFS (Systems Available for Service) preparation and RT2 schedule.
  8. Unit 3 lessons learned.
  9. Support U2 RTS & U3 readiness for Refurbishment.
  10. Provide a safe & healthy work environment.

Qualifications

  1. Experience in OPG Operations/Plant Status control, procedures, governance and processes.
  2. Previous Management experience at Darlington.
  3. Operations experience or equivalent.

19-071 – Senior Technical Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date:  Monday August 12 @5pm
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 24 months
Location: 1340 Pickering Parkway, Pickering, ON

Job Overview

  1. Working in Safe Storage Projects department in a project management and/or Modification Teal Leader (MTL) capacity.
  2. Assigned to work on one of the Safe Storage bundles working on electrical, water systems or building heating projects, managing the project in the areas of cost (budgeting & forecasting), schedule quality and scope control, and modification planning.
  3. The PM/MTL will provide oversight, monitoring, review and reporting of work required to implement the scope of their assigned project. This will be per project reporting metrics.
  4. The PM/MTL is accountable for timely identification and/or monitoring of project risks, issues, scope changes (additions and deviations), and budget and schedule variances (Cost and schedule performance). This includes the development and implementation of mitigating or recovery plans, and escalation when required.
  5. The PM/MTL will be expected to fulfill the role as prescribed in Project Management governance and Engineering Change Control procedures.

Qualifications

  1. Requires sound knowledge of engineering principles and processes associated with nuclear generation facilities as well as business and project management.
  2. This would normally be acquired through obtaining a 4-year university degree in a relevant field and over 10 years of experience in the construction, modification and maintenance of a nuclear generating station and in the management of projects in these areas.
  3. Knowledge and experience in project management principles and practices, having led project(s).
  4. Knowledge and experience in the design/modification business of nuclear generation, as to be conversant with the complexities of the technical organizational and business relationships within a generating station.
  5. Must have excellent oral and written English skills to communicate effectively.
  6. Must have Leadership skills and ability to influence to facilitate and advance the goals of the project.
  7. Must have the ability to break down complex problems into manageable parts, and to develop alternative solutions as recommendations.
  8. Must have the ability to prioritize conflicting requirements to achieve results in a complex and evolving business environment.

19-069 – Technical Specialist

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Technical Specialist
Resume Due Date:  Tuesday, July 24th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 1 year
Location: Engineering Services Building (ESSB) at Darlington Generating Station, Clarington

Job Overview

  1. Provide support to Plant Status programs such as Flow sheet revision process, operator rounds and routines.
  2. Flow sheet revision support would include Engineering reviews and ESM sign offs on behalf of Engineering per N-PROC-MP-0076, perform flow sheet walkdowns, prepare TCR-FAR (Flow sheet Action Request) and mark up Flowsheets using ESM mark up tool.
  3. Perform Technical Procedure Action Request (TPAR) assessments for authorized or other complex field tasks .
  4. Author Operation procedures with authorized licensed steps and tasks and other complex procedures due to Engineering modifications.
  5. Perform Operations Review and Verification of non intent and some intent change operations procedures.

Qualifications

  1. Individual should be a previously licensed Shift Manager (SM) or Control Room Shift Supervisor (CRSS) at a CANDU Operating Station with an active P.ENG designation.
  2. Familiar with the Engineering Change process
  3. Proficient in Microsoft applications such as Word, Excel, Power Point and Visio

 

19-065 Senior Technical Engineer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer
Resume Due Date:  July 24th (5:00PM EST) 
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 1 year
Location: Darlington Waste Management Facility (DWMF)
Project Title:  DWMF Asset Management/Equipment Reliability System Engineering

Job Overview

1. Technical support electrical systems

2. Support asset management initiative

3. Support equipment reliability and system health monitoring

Qualifications

4. BSc engineering – electrical, mechanical or nuclear  

5. At least five years of experience in power plant preferably in nuclear power plant.

6. Past OPG experience is preferred. 

7. System engineering or performance engineering experience preferred

19-064 – Project Leader

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Leader
Resume Due Date:  Monday July 15th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 24 months
Location: Thunder Bay ON, P7B 0A3

Job Overview

  1. Undertake the organizing, coordinating and controlling of all stages of project management in accordance with Project Management governance for assigned projects or project packages from participation in development and approval to safe execution to final acceptance, or its transfer to a dedicated project unit, as circumstances dictate.
  2. Provide input into the preparation of project background information, contribute to scope and constructability reviews, assist in the preparation of Business Case Submissions to senior management, the Executive Office and the Board of Directors, for project approval and the release of funds. Prepare and coordinate the preparation of all information pertinent to an assigned project and alternatives to be considered for input into planning.
  3. Review, provide input into, and accept project charters for assigned projects. Initiate and coordinate estimates, schedules, execution plans and contract performance specifications. Develop structures for estimating and controlling project funds. Gather input from stakeholder departments and agencies to ensure project requirements are captured and detailed in the estimate and execution plans. Arrange for application to, and negotiate with internal and external agencies for all necessary approvals, licenses, permits or clearances required. Ensure proper process is followed when defining labour requirements and arranging for labour resources. Coordinate the clarification of design and specification requirements, and arrange for necessary changes. Co-ordinate and participate in the preparation of specifications, bid packages, evaluation of tenders, and purchasing recommendations.
  4. Arrange and lead meetings to coordinate the requirements of, and progress by designers, suppliers, construction and operations before and after contract award. Maintain close liaison with field construction forces and operations on matters involving design, schedules, costing, and other related issues. Provide immediate and higher management with regular project or work package reports. Monitor, evaluate and report on cost and schedule, and manage changes. Review cost variance reports, provide explanations and recommendations for disposition of variances, and take corrective actions when required. Evaluate project plans at every stage for project risk and develop mitigation plans. Execute other project management functions as required by corporate policies and procedures.
  5. Perform all aspects of the Contract Administrator role as defined by Contractor Management governance and as assigned. Act as the Constructor’s Supervisor as defined in the Occupational Health and Safety Act, or Contract Monitor as required. Manage contractors according to Contractor Management governance, providing oversight and verification. Review and approve as required contractor submissions, schedules, work methods and quality procedures. Ensure contractor is prepared to work safely by applying Contractor Management governance and following the Occupational Health and Safety Act, Corporate Safety Rules, the Contractor Safety Manual, and other applicable guidelines. Recommend to Supervisor the assignment of additional resources as required. If contract administration or contract monitoring activities are undertaken by others in the project team, work closely with the team to ensure all project and contract requirements are communicated, and roles are clearly defined and properly understood.
  6. Maintain communication with internal and external stakeholders, regulatory bodies and agencies, and cooperate in exchange of relevant information as required to meet the project objectives. Arrange and chair meetings involving appropriate stakeholders with a given project. Guide and direct discussions involving internal staff, contractors, manufacturers, suppliers and the like, in an effort to efficiently and effectively meet project objectives. Coordinate the preparation of project turnover documentation and ensure completeness. Document and address outstanding project deficiencies.
  7. Visit various site locations, manufacturers, and suppliers as required. Be prepared to observe plant sites and installations in Canada and outside the country to observe manufacturing progress, techniques, equipment, etc. Provide input as required, and utilize knowledge gained for Ontario Power Generation application.
  8. Maintain awareness of, and keep all project parties informed of latest construction, budgeting, estimating and scheduling practices and other corporate procedures. Review and maintain awareness of all corporate and local procedures pertinent to project control and administration. Maintain process compliance during project execution and advise supervisor if compliance cannot be achieved.
  9. Participate in programs to dispose of surplus equipment which become available, consequent to cancelled construction projects, such as unused turbines, generators and the like or are being disposed of as part of a project. Meet with potential buyers and attempt to influence same to accept such equipment in lieu of other purchases.
  10. Maintain an awareness of technological advancements in project management, engineering and construction fields. Review technical publications and other literature. Communicate with project management counterparts internally and externally to discuss views on improved processes, designs, products, methods and techniques.
  11. On a periodic basis, where dictated by circumstance, be responsible for supervision. Assemble job information and plan work as necessary. Assign portions of the work, and provide advice and direction as required. Check and assume responsibility for the work issued.

Qualifications

  • Engineering degree or equivalent amount of training and experience
  • 8+ years of Project Management experience
  • Experience dealing with multidiscipline trades staff in a unionized environment
  • Ontario G drivers license
  • Requires experience in project management, specifically, experience in developing project requirements and plans, preparing cost estimates, participating in contract bidding and award processes, managing projects in execution phase, and managing project closeout.  Requires experience in managing conflicting priorities of scope, schedule, cost and quality.  Requires familiarity with equipment and processes in generating station or similar heavy industry.  Requires experience to solve problems and provide guidance.  Requires knowledge of cost accounting and forecasting as it relates to project management. Requires knowledge of commercial contracting methods, contract management, construction methods, codes and standards, quality assurance and health and safety.  Requires strong organizational skills.  Requires experience and ability as a team player to understand and manage the interrelationships of various internal and external groups in order to facilitate objectives and ensure projects satisfy stakeholder requirements.  Requires experience and knowledge related to environmental protection and associated concerns.  Requires excellent interpersonal and communication skills.  Experience in managing projects of increasing complexity is considered a necessary requirement. Project complexity would normally be defined by multiple-contract, multiple stakeholder projects with schedule constraints.

19-063 – Manager Internal Audit

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Manager Internal Audit
Resume Due Date:  Friday July 19th  (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies:
Duration: 6 months
Location: 700 University Ave, Toronto ON

Job Overview

To execute SOX (NI 52-109) program testing.  Key activities include:

  1. Perform test of design and test of operating effectiveness for assigned business processes (through walkthrough interviews, observation, examination, sample testing, etc.).
  2. Document test results using OPG test templates.
  3. Document findings and communicate to Line Management.  Provide recommendations to mitigate findings, assess management actions and perform remediation testing as required.
  4. Identify and communicate opportunities for improvement to Line Management to streamline control framework and improve efficiency.
  5. Act as the reviewer of workpapers for assigned business processes, ensuring that test procedures are completed and concluded in accordance with audit standards.

To lead or support risk-based audit engagements.  In addition to the key activities described above in relation to SOX program testing, the individual is also expected to perform risk assessment and develop audit program during the planning phase.

Qualifications

  1. University degree in Business / Accounting / Finance.
  2. Professional accounting designation (CPA, CA/CMA/CGA) and/or Internal Audit designations would be an asset.
  3. 6+ years experience in internal audit or SOX (or NI 52-109) testing.
  4. Proficiency in MS Office (Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and Outlook).

19-059 – Design Engineers

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Design Engineers
Resume Due Date: Aug 16th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 2 years
Location: Refurbishment Project Office (RPO) – Darlington
Project Title:  Nuclear Refurbishment, Construction Engineering

Job Overview

The main task is to be a Design Engineer during the execution phase of U3 Balance of Plant projects. The duties include Design Engineering support to Construction and facilitate Design related field issue resolution. Provide advice and/or direction, review designs and sign on design documents and Field Initiated Changes. Facilitate a positive outcome with EPC (Engineer Procure and Construct) vendors. Understand impact to cost and schedule and provide support to minimize impact. The job requires Design engineer technical skills, leadership and problem solving skills, as well ability to deliver results too in alignment with both strategic and daily plan priorities.

Qualifications

  1. DE/DTL qualified or previously qualified within OPG or similar Candu Nuclear Power Plant.
  2. Disciplines: Mechanical, Electrical, Civil
  3. 5 plus years Design experience, preferably in OPG or Nuclear Industry. 10+ preferred.
  4. Design experience including solid experience with design for nuclear, and applicable codes and standards
  5. For mechanical Design, qualification for ASME Section III certification is an asset.
  6. Working knowledge of Engineering Change Control processes at OPG or Nuclear Industry.
  7. P.Eng is an asset
  8. Dynamic leader, excellent problem solver
  9. Proven ability to deliver results collaboratively in field execution environment, involving complex technical and schedule considerations.

19-058 – DTL

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Design Team Lead
Resume Due Date:  Wednesday Aug 14th (5:00PM EST)                                            Number of Vacancies:  1 
Level:  MP4
Duration: 2 years
Location: GM Building, 1908 Colonel Sam Drive, Oshawa ON
Project Title:  Darlington GS Refurbishment – Design Replication (Units 3, 1, 4)

Job Overview

Individuals are required to co-ordinate a small team of Design Engineers to the successful completion of Detailed Design Darlington Refurbishment for units 3,1 & 4 under OPG QA program.

Job responsibilities include:

  1. Organization of team meetings, reporting of project risks and project performance metrics (cost and schedule).
  2. Ensuring work is planned as per N286.0, and complies to OPG licensing and governance.
  3. Issue tracking, and task assignments.

Qualifications

  1. P.Eng licensed in Ontario. 
  2. OPG Design Engineer Qualification (DE) Qualification (OPG PEL#33685)
  3. Previous work experience in Nuclear. Previous experience at Darlington GS is an asset
  4. OPG Site Security Clearance

19-057 – Project Risk Specialist

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Risk Specialist

Resume Due Date:  Friday Sept 6th (5:00PM EST)                                            

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 12 months

Location: Darlington Energy Complex (DEC), 1855 Energy Drive, Courtice ON

Job Overview

  1. Work collaboratively with stakeholders and independently execute on day-to-day tasks in order to achieve desired results.
  2. Develop and plan work actions and tasks to align with manager, department, and organizational objectives.
  3. Conduct major risk assessments by successfully obtaining information, input, and opinions from various stakeholders and document with proper risk description characterization and mitigation action and status updates.
  4. Provide project teams with risk assessment, risk measurement methodologies, qualitative risk lists/databases for major projects and provide risk register establishment expertise.
  5. Facilitate productive discussion and action where there are diverse and at time conflicting opinions; this requires a high degree of tact and diplomacy to resolve.
  6. Assist with the planning, coordination and monitoring of work assignments for external consultants on major risk management projects.
  7. Support the delivery of consulting engagements, including interviewing stakeholders, researching benchmark data, coordinating responses, analyzing response data, documenting results, reporting recommendations and delivering results to stakeholders.
  8. Monitor and maintain the risk assessment database, ensuring information is accurate and up to date, in accordance with input from business units.

 

Qualifications

 

EDUCATION

  1. 4 year University Degree in Engineering, Business or related field.
  2. PMP Certification or training or RMP, or similar.
  3. Knowledge of Project Management principles.

QUALIFICATIONS

  1. 8+ years of risk assessment, project engineering and/or project management experience.
  2. Experience with full cycle project management of complex projects involving diverse stakeholders and multi-disciplinary teams.
  3. Works collaboratively with the teams, ensuring efficiencies on all programs while promoting positive relationships within and across groups and builds commitment to reach desired results.
  4. Ability to interpret and apply provincial and related legislation, regulations, polices and programs.
  5. Strong analytical skills in cost and scheduling with the ability to understand its implication in mitigation action evaluation and contingency development;
  6. Effectively communicate findings, conceptual ideas and design rationale both in writing and verbally.
  7. Strong planning capability and experience with reporting using Microsoft office tools.
  8. Ability to handle multiple projects at a time working within a team environment or independently
  9. Ability to stay focused on goals and work in a fast-paced environment.
  10. Strong organizational and communication skills.
  11. Nuclear experience is an asset.

19-051 – Senior Advisor

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Advisor
Resume Due Date:  Monday August 19th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Level:  MP6
Duration: 3 years, proposed start date July 18, 2019
Location: Darlington, Refurbishment Project Officer (RPO)

Job Overview

Reporting to Project Director, the Senior Advisor will work on Balance of Plant project team and will have the accountability to oversee execution of modifications from inception through to design, installation, commissioning, and final closeout of Engineering Changes. The Senior Advisor will coordinate and collaborate with both internal/external stakeholders to understand schedules, finances and performance for the assigned projects

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  1. Co-ordinating, facilitating and driving project scoping, planning, execution, and close out.
  2. Co-ordinate the clarification of design and specification requirements, and arrange for necessary changes.
  3. Co-ordinate and participate in the preparation of specifications, bid packages, evaluation of tenders, and purchasing recommendations.
  4. Arrange and lead meetings to coordinate the requirements of designers, suppliers, construction and OPG internal stakeholder groups. 
  5. Prepare scope of work documents, lead constructability reviews, prepare Business Case Summaries for Senior Management, the Executive Office and the Board of Directors, for project approval and the release of funds. Prepare and coordinate the preparation of all information pertinent to an assigned project and alternatives to be considered for input into planning.
  6. Review construction contractor labour estimates, schedules, execution plans, inspection and test plans and project oversight plans. Gather input from stakeholder departments and agencies to ensure project requirements are captured and detailed in the project documents.
  7. Provide oversight of construction contractors integrated, logically tied, resource loaded project schedules which incorporate identified scope, risks, estimates/budgets and constraints that support effective project management and field execution.
  8. Maintain close liaison with construction contractor on matters involving conventional and nuclear safety during all stages of the project; engineering documents and construction work plans; purchasing, handling and storage of materials and tools; work protection and work permits; detailed execution planning and readiness preparations; daily progress reporting and schedule performance; completion of turnover documentation and quality records and other related issues.
  9. Perform regular field walk downs in standard and radiological work areas to ensure contractors are compliant with OPG and OHSA safety and quality standards.
  10. Evaluate vendor proposals, negotiate contracts, and make recommendation for contract award that provides the best value to OPG
  11. Initiate, manage, and administer contracts including payments and change orders
  12. Assist management and project mangers with regular project reports such as level one summaries, and participate in regular process progress meetings.
  13. Maintain awareness of, and keep all project parties informed of latest construction, budgeting, estimating and scheduling practices and other corporate procedures. Review and maintain awareness of all corporate and local procedures pertinent to project control and administration. Maintain process compliance during project execution and advise supervisor if compliance cannot be achieved.
  14. Provide mentorship and act as central work coordinator.
  15. Provides valuable inputs to maintain work control schedule with relevant Operation experience

Qualifications

  1. Preferred candidate should have ~15 yrs Nuclear experience.   
  2. Ideal candidates will have worked in a Nuclear Engineering environment;
  3. Experience and ability as a team player to understand and manage the interrelationships of various internal and external   groups in order to facilitate objectives and ensure projects satisfy stakeholder requirements;
  4. Strong written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable leading meetings and giving presentations;
  5. Have experience and/or willingness to interface with vendors;
  6. Have a strong interest in fast-paced, challenging work environments where showing initiative and self motivation are assets;
  7. Proven track record on delivering results;
  8. Strong in understanding, executing and following governance and procedures with a questioning and analytical attitude/approach under minimum required supervision;
  9. Knowledge of OPG’s ECC Process (Engineering Change Control) is an asset.
  10. Have experience with OPG work control and Operations

19-046 – Project Field Lead 1

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Field Lead 1
Resume Due Date: Monday July 22nd  (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 3 years
Location: Refurbishment Project Office (RPO), Darlington

Required Qualifications/Experience:

  • OPG Assessing.
  • Level 2 verifier.

Preferred Qualifications/Experience:

  • Worked in the nuclear industry in construction, operations or maintenance.
  • Construction supervision and/or construction contracts coordination.
  • Familiarity with OPG nuclear processes and systems including AS7, work plans and permits.
  • Ability to review and understand P6 schedules, flowsheets, specifications and drawings.
  • Has or can obtain nuclear security clearance.

Responsibilities

  1. Assessing: Perform Assessing as required to support preventive maintenance projects
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  2. Field Verification: Perform Level 2 Verification of completed tasks in the field as required to support projects under OPG C of A.
     
  3. Vendor Oversight: Oversee pre-job briefings. Ensure staff are conversant with all procedures, safety and work aspects, expected cost objectives, production targets, availability of equipment and tools, starting and completion dates. Ensure that work performed by vendor partners meet drawing, specification and procedural requirements, and is carried out safely.
     
  4. Coordinate Resources: Ensure schedules, and assessments of all work required to complete assigned tasks in the proper sequence and highlight the involvement of internal OPG and external vendor resources. Coordinate internal and external resources in a multi-discipline setting, including planning, organizing, scheduling, estimating, checking work, costs, schedules and dates. Provide guidance and direction to vendor partners, and hold them accountable for the quality and quantity of work. Handle matters related to the interpretation of drawings and specifications, access to work areas, conflict with others, technical problems, personnel problems, and resources needed, on a day-to-day basis.
     
  5. Maintain Progress and Quality: Maintain job control, hours of work and an efficient operation through daily field inspection of job progress and quality of work, and through an awareness of production results, time required to complete the work, schedule dates and current costs. Accommodate any normal or unforeseen problems that arise, such as associated with material, drawing or resource shortages, barriers to work area access, technical problems or inclement weather. Investigate reasons and provide explanations/reports for Manager on variances.
  6. Planning: Attend planning, scheduling, costing and other meetings on matters dealing with assigned areas of accountability for the development of schedules and estimates with the planning and control function.  Monitor adherence to schedule and perform look ahead schedule reviews to anticipate potential issues
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  7. Coordinate Activities: Cooperate closely with managers of other supporting work groups to minimize logistic conflicts and ensure that matters affecting the continuance of work on the other shifts are communicated to the proper levels of supervision. Work with engineering functions on design changes to accommodate field conditions, schedules and estimates. Coordinate the arrival and delivery to the field of materials with the site, with the site Materials function. Monitor daily, weekly and monthly schedule dates, costs and workload demands, layouts, lead time, resources, work to be done in shops, task assignments by shift, drawings and specifications, materials and access to work areas. Determine the best course of action to follow, and prepare input to plans based on the above considerations and on other aspects, such as an understanding of drawings, work methods and practices for all disciplines as they pertain to various stages of the assigned tasks.
  8. Communication: Keep Manager and project staff informed of all information required to facilitate job coordination, work plans, etc.  Communicate regularly with project staff relative to priorities such as safety and quality. Notify Manager where schedule dates may be delayed.  Complete daily and weekly project oversight reports.
     
  9. Maintain Awareness: Keep up-to-date on work methods and equipment that may be of benefit to the role, and the business in general, and discuss these with Manager and project staff for input.
     
  10. Perform other duties as required.

19-045 – Senior Fire Protection Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Fire Protection Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date: Wednesday Sept 11th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 18 months
Location: Pickering

Job Overview

  1. Provide technical evaluations and advice, solve problems and coordinate technical work as required, in a number of major work areas, in support of the commissioning, operation and maintenance of the facilities.  Receive assignments from Supervisor as well as identify potential problems and opportunities in assigned areas and/or systems in the facility. 
  2. Prepare reports to provide information and data in answer to external requests or for historical purposes.  Initiate studies or investigations where opportunities for improvement are apparent.  In some instances, these opportunities may be identified by the Supervisor. 
  3. Review proposals received from internal or external sources related to assigned area.  Discuss proposal with originator as necessary to suggest changes or revisions as appropriate.  Recommend disposition of proposal to Supervisor in writing for review and forwarding to approval authority.
  4. Prepare or help prepare specifications, for purchasing requisitions for material, services and equipment.  Follow up with procurement and provide necessary technical services during field installation. 
  5. Participate in training programs to further own development and assist in the development of others.  Attend lectures, do assignments and write examinations.  Develop training material and give lectures, and otherwise assist in training programs.
  6. May be required to gather and collate data for use in department budget preparation and to monitor variances to annual budget and submit to Supervisor for reporting purposes.
  7. Provide support for ensuring compliance with all site license conditions relating to CSA N293, CSA N393 and associated NFPA codes and standards related to the fire protection program. 
  8. On a periodic basis, supervise staff involved in the above activities by assigning and checking work and as required give instructions and direction.
  9. Provide expert advice, guidance, direction and assistance to management and fire protection staff, regarding fire hazard assessment, fire response equipment lifecycle and fire response personal protective equipment and kit. Provide interpretations of station compliance requirements with licensing codes and standards (CSA N293, CSA N393, NFPA, NFCC), Provincial and Federal laws, acts, statues, and OPG Fire Protection procedures. 
  10. Ensure all fire protection systems and equipment is operational and initiate appropriate compensatory measures to maintain compliance with regulations and station licence conditions where deficiencies exist.  Provide support in developing/ updating standards, procedure, Instruction and guides to ensure CNSC regulations, and code and standard requirements are adhered to. 
  11. Assist the Section Manager of Fire Protection Programs with fire risk assessments including review of pertinent system impairments, Fire Safe Shutdown Analysis and Fire Hazard Assessment information, official local information and fire codes and standards to identify credible alternative and performance based strategies for compliance with station licence conditions.  Develop response plans for postulated fire scenarios based on the plant safety report licensing basis.
  12. Develop and maintain an ongoing review process to identify any increase in risk from equipment, training, staffing or procedural deficiencies and recommend the requirement to modify the site fire response protocols to compensate for changes in the site specific fire risk.
  13. Liaise with site department managers to identify solutions to their support needs.  Develop and implement Fire Protection service delivery options to improve effectiveness and efficiency of the service to stakeholders within OPG. 
  14. Ensure CNSC correspondence is prepared to an appropriate standard and that all recommendations, action notices or directives are appropriately addressed with corrective action plans.
  15. Support the interface with external fire protection, and other emergency response groups, both internal and external.

Qualifications

Requires a knowledge of Fire Protection, engineering and economics to technically understand the operation of the facility.  Requires knowledge of Fire Hazard Assessment, Fire Safe Showdown Assessment, National Building Code of Canada, National fire Code of Canada and CSA N293 to evaluate and propose improvements to Fire Protection processes, equipment and systems in OPG Nuclear Stations and Facilities.   Requires a knowledge of English in order to prepare clear and concise reports and recommendations both verbally and in writing.

 

This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired through the successful completion of a four-year university education in an appropriate engineering field or by having the equivalent level of education.

19-041 – Operations Specialist

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Operations Specialist
Resume Due Date:  Friday, May 17, 2019 (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 14 months, proposed end date August 7, 2020
Location: Tiverton, ON.
Project Title:  Waste Acceptance Coordinator Coverage

Job Overview

Be accountable to Manager as the single point of contact for Waste Acceptance Coordination activities within NWM.  Monitor performance in terms of progress and schedule, and discuss concerns regarding non-compliance, lack of consistence, best practices, etc., with Manager and pertinent stakeholders. Generate regular status reports.

Using operating experience and the knowledge of industry best practices, identify, analyze, and prioritize deficiencies. Monitor the effectiveness and currency of divisional procedures, standards, practices, forms, manuals, support documentation, etc. Recommend changes, prepare justifications, and prepare new or revised documents, as required. Carry out plant tours on a routine basis to assess procedures and standards are being followed, identifying non-compliance to same, implementing “on-the-spot” correction and initiating a Station Condition Record (SCR) as necessary.

Advise line management on long term performance management issues. Provide support and advice in terms of managing issues, which negatively impact on the capability and productivity. Consult with technical resources, and provide guidance to influence first line managers to accept same, thereby ensuring consistency of approach. Interface with various work groups to identify and trouble-shoot potential problems. Effectively contribute to the resolution of problems which, if not rectified, could result in liabilities to the performance and progress of the work; the planning of preventative maintenance measures; and, the development of business process improvements

Facilitate communications within NWM organization, such as related to business plans, training, and performance measures, to enable managers to communicate events and processes effectively.  Ensure information is passed on in a clear and timely manner

Act as a team leader or participant for various operations work programs related to Human Performance, Improvement Plans, Corrective Actions, Audit Support etc.  

  1. lead others on special teams including but not limited to Waste Minimization etc.
  2. co-ordinate the various aspects with other contributing groups;
  3. give guidance, instruction, and direction;
  4. report on site storage status;
  5. maintain quality, quantity and accuracy of work;
  6. identify training and development needs of staff as it relates to waste Operations;
  7. subject to approvals and guidelines provided by Manager, assist with the roll out of new material, equipment, and programs.

Maintain a working knowledge of applicable systems and programs and provide communications to all work groups in a consistent fashion. Provide technical assistance, interpretation and guidance, and attempt to ensure understanding and compliance to designated policies, plans and procedures  Keeps abreast of advances in operational practices, technology, or equipment applications

Promote and lead by good example, a conscientious work ethic with respect to safety performance and productivity

Provide input to short- and long-term planning initiatives, drawing on technical expertise and operational experience. Participate in the development, review and administration of the Self-Assessment program and Corrective Action program, analyzing and reporting on results.

Able to understand and work within a highly regulated and licensed industry.  Understanding legal documentation and requirements.

Must be able to operate as an individual contributor, requires self motivation

Qualifications

  1. Requires a knowledge of mathematics to perform practical calculations..  Requires a knowledge of English, both written and oral, to document maintenance procedures, experiences, and practices in a clear, concise manner, prepare reports, and to facilitate effective communications with others
  2. Requires an understanding of data entry, interpretation and analysis.
  3. An understanding of Low and Intermediate Level Waste Storage Operations would be an asset.

19-040 – Financial Analyst

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Financial Analyst 
Resume Due Date:  Thursday July 11th 2019 (5:00PM EST) 
Number of Vacancies: 1
Level:  MP3
Duration: 12 months, required immediately until May 2020
Location: Darlington and Toronto, travel between sites.
Project Title:  N/A
Job Overview

Financial Analyst

  1. Assists in the development of strategies, policies, procedures and guidelines through research, analysis and input from stakeholders in the area of general accounting practices.
  2. Maintains a professional awareness in relation to current accounting practice, GAAP and general business environment, the utility industry and be able to communicate impacts and implications throughout the business.
  3. Conducts investigations into specialized accounting areas or needs and prepare procedures to account for such issues that balance all stakeholder needs.
  4. Reviews accounting practices and provides a due diligence assessment as to the accuracy, consistency and appropriateness of analysis and conclusions being reached.
  5. Provides management reports utilizing financial systems and other inputs and assists clients in interpretation of financial and operational results.
  6. Ensures the integrity of the decision support process through support for the preparation and review of business case summaries.
  7. Participates in the development and implementation of financial information systems and procedures.
  8. Maintains and supports in-service financial systems within assigned area of responsibility.
  9. Analyzes system operating and maintenance costs, and recommends changes to improve efficiency.
  10. Gives advice, guidance and assistance to systems users on issues related to the scope of management system development, operation, and maintenance.

Qualifications

Education:

  1. This position requires a knowledge of business related disciplines such as: finance, business administration, computer science or accounting to research, analyze and provide input from stakeholders in the area of general accounting practices to assist in the development of strategies, policies, procedures and guidelines. 
  2. Requires knowledge of financial management systems to participate in the development, implementation and maintenance of financial systems.
  3. Requires progression towards the achievement of, a professional accounting designation (ie, CA, CGA, CMA).
  4. Requires knowledge of effective oral and written communication skills to prepare effective documentation to prepare financial procedures.
  5. This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired through the completion of 4 years of University training (Grade XII plus 5 years).

 

Experience:

  1. Requires experience working in a financial or accounting environment in a comparable organization to become familiar in financial analysis, controllership and financial systems.
  2. Requires business experience with accounting policies, procedures, strategies, guidelines, decision making process and structures to understand business unit plans to assist in the development of financial strategies, policies, procedures and guidelines.
  3. Requires experience with financial management systems to gain an in-depth and wide-ranging knowledge to participate in the development and implementation of financial information systems. 
  4. A period of over 4 years and up to and including 6 years is considered necessary to gain this experience.

19-040 – Business Analyst

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Business Analyst
Resume Due Date: August 29th  2019 (5:00PM EST)                                  

Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration:  Vacancy #2 – 5 months, required in June 2019 until October 2019
Location: Darlington and Toronto, travel between sites.
Project Title:  N/A

Job Overview

Business Analyst

  1. Provide business and financial advice to FLMs and Department Manager within the accountabilities of the Department.
  2. Carry out analysis related to the development, implementation, guidance and direction in the specified areas of business financial management;  business planning;  budgeting;  cost reporting;  financial and accounting processes, procedures and systems;  accounting services;  internal control and financial audits;  benchmarking, including regulatory reporting;  variance explanations and year end projections.
  3. Provide regular reports on business performance measures including analysis of actual results or targets and measures in place.  Develop and keep updated a database of the measures and provide regular reports to FLMs and Department Manager.
  4. Carry out requirements related to the application and support of financial/accounting policies and practices.
  5. Maintain functional relationships with the Business and Finance areas within the Station.
  6. Provides advice and guidance on Departmental Business Case Summaries.
  7. Support integrity and timeliness of financial and performance information to meet reporting and management requirements.
  8. Investigates and resolves problems in the Department financial and performance areas
  9. Collaborates with stakeholders internal to the Business Unit.
  10. Support business and financial and related systems skill training within the Department.
  11. Assist Department Manager in analyzing work processes with a view to improving them to make them more efficient and effective.
  12. Perform other duties as required.

 

Qualifications

Education:

  1. Requires varying skills sets to accommodate each  function; however should encompass academic subjects of financial accounting practices, principles, and concepts; management accounting and control; audit, financial management including planning, budgeting and performance reporting, decision support systems, business economics, business policy, process benchmarking, information systems and relevant computer skills. 
  2. Requires good interpersonal skills and knowledge of communication techniques.
  3. This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired through the completion of 4 years of University training (Grade XII plus 5 years), or by having the equivalent level of education.

Experience:

  1. Requires practical application in the field of financial management and in the operation of business processes and systems including associated computer systems.  Demonstrated experience in one or two of the following areas:  accounting services, financial systems, internal control, planning and budgeting, performance reporting or benchmarking.  Requires knowledge of financial and operational performance reporting principles and processes at a level to be able to contribute to the production of information and interpretations of results.  Requires good verbal and written communication skills.  Requires demonstrated analytical, problem solving and decision making skills. 

A period of over 4 years and up to and including 6 years is considered necessary to gain this experience

19-038 – Project Engineers

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Engineers
Resume Due Date:  September 17th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 12 months
Location: 1908 Colonel Sam Drive, Oshawa
Project Title:  N/A

Job Overview

  1. The scope of work entails providing project management support to assigned projects. This includes (but is not limited to):

– Manage EPC projects from inception through closeout

– Manage cost and schedule

– Manage/administer EPC contracts

– Review invoices and track purchase orders as per approved budget

– Provide Project oversight to EPC vendors to ensure projects meet requirements with respect to budget, schedule, safety, and quality

– Perform any required liaising activities between OPG and vendor stakeholders

– Manage risks and mitigation plans, maintain a risk register for assigned projects.

– Develop business case summaries to request funds for assigned projects

– Develop monthly forecasts for the project life cycle

– Fulfill Field team Lead and Mod Team Lead role in support of execution.

– Interface with the station.

– Integrate work into Online/Outage schedule.

– Write installation and commissioning workplans to support field execution.

Qualifications

  1. The candidate should have experience in project management of station modifications in Nuclear Facilities with major emphasis on activities related to installation, commissioning, risk management and cost & schedule management
  2. Four-year university education in Mechanical Engineering or by having the equivalent level of education/experience, or demonstrated experience in writing installation and commissioning workplans.
  3. Experience in Darlington site is an asset.
  4. Project management experience and a demonstrated ability to provide project oversight.
  5. Experience with Nuclear Industry, preferably Nuclear Power Plant (OPG experience is an asset).
  6. Experience in project engineering, MTL/FTL experience in installation and commissioning of modifications.
  7. Ability to prepare coordinate estimates, schedules, execution plans, contracting strategies, business planning, forecasting.
  8. Demonstrated Knowledge of ECC process (change control process not necessarily OPG's processes).
  9. A combination of Work planning, MTL/FTL experience, project Management, Risk management skills.

19-023 – Senior Technical Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date: July 10  (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 3
Duration: 1 year
Location: 889 Brock Road, Pickering ON

Job Overview

Accountabilities and duties: This role will involve providing engineering oversight and review of vendor technical deliverables under the Engineering Change Control process at OPG within the Isotopes Projects division. This role will also include providing technical evaluations and advice, solve problems and coordinate technical work as required to support Canadian Nuclear Partner projects. Additional scope will involve preparation of technical documents such as scopes of work, memos, planning documents, forms, specifications and other engineering documentation as necessary in support of project requirements. 

Qualifications

  1. Minimum Bachelors of Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering or Instrumentation and Control or Electrical – Preference will be given to candidates with Mechanical / Instrumentation and Control qualifications
  2. P.Eng in the Province of Ontario required
  3. Design engineering experience required (OPG DTL equivalent)
  4. OPG Security Cleared
  5. Orange 1 Badge Qualified at minimum
  6. Experience and familiarity with OPGN ECC processes and standards

19-017 – Design Team Lead

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Design Team Lead
Resume Due Date:  Friday Sept 6, 2019 (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 7
Duration: approximately 2 years
Location: 1340 Pickering Pkwy, Pickering ON
Project Title:  Pickering Safe Store Project

Job Overview

Design Team Lead (DTL) is proficient in the use of Engineering Change Control processes and procedure. DTL is accountable for the production and delivery of high quality design products as part of the Pickering Safe Store Project.

The Design Team Lead will:

  1. Be responsible for coordinating and delegating work with a team of Design Engineers to meet safety, quality, schedule and cost commitments as established by the Engineering Section Managers and/or Project Managers.
  2. Prepare engineering documentation, including engineering specifications, procedures, training manuals, operations manuals and drawings.
  3. Adhere to specific governance, processed and guidelines used to prepare/revise engineering and project documentation.
  4. Conduct field work to validate assumptions for ongoing assignments, and to provide technical support/oversight for execution activities.
  5. Assist in project planning, including preparation of Project Execution Plans, project estimating, Risk Register, Business Case Summary, and other pertinent documents.
  6. Prepare/revise technical justifications, procedures, training and qualification plans.
  7. Interface with regulators and stakeholders on technical matters.
  8. Conduct field work to validate assumptions for ongoing assignments, and to provide technical support/oversight for execution activities.
  9. Assist in project planning, including preparation of Project Execution Plans, project estimating, Risk Register, Business Case Summary, and other pertinent documents.
  10. Prepare/revise technical justifications, procedures, training and qualification plans.
  11. Interface with regulators and stakeholders on technical matters.

Qualifications

  1. 4 years of University degree in Mechanical, Electrical, Civil, Instrumentation and Control, Chemical or Nuclear Engineering
  2. P.Eng designation required.
  3. 5 or more years of experience with Engineering Change Control preferred
  4. Nuclear experience preferred
  5. Pickering experience, proffered safe store experience
  6. Fuel handling knowledge, design and experience is considered asset
  7. Experienced licensed operators/supervisor shift personnel is considered an asset
  8. Project management or Project Coordination experience is considered an asset

19-015 – WWMF Operations Waste Planner

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: WWMF Operations Waste Planner
Resume Due Date: July 10th (5:00PM EST)  
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 6 months
Location: Bruce Site, B15 BNPD Waste Volume Reduction Facility

Job Overview

  1. Provide technical expertise, analysis, assessment, and preparation for nuclear strategic and business planning and programming in assigned areas of responsibilities.
  2. The position is responsible for executing risk assessments as required to provide the Manager with the means to identify, assess, and monitor risks to our Waste Program.
  3. Provide technical assistance and guidance in the development of business and work program policies, procedures, processes, and initiatives for the Business Unit.
  4. The position is responsible for providing support in developing and challenging business cases to support investment and technical decisions
  5. Provide appropriate support on Nuclear communications and liaison with relevant parties both internal and external to Nuclear and OPG.
  6. Accountable developing an integrated waste plan for the Western Waste Management Facility.  It will involved developing/updating and integrating a low level waste plan, trench plan, large metal object plan and a waste minimization and segregation plan.

Qualifications

  1. Requires broad experience to be familiar with the overall operation of nuclear site facilities involved and nuclear waste specific facilities requirements. Requires extensive experience in Canadian and international nuclear waste processing and storage technologies. Requires experience in tools and business strategies to plan and provide the program required by Operations. Requires experience to ensure that the facilities and processes comply with best practices and industry standards. 
  2. Requires a sound knowledge of scientific and engineering principles related to nuclear waste management theory and practice.  Requires a good knowledge of English to communicate effectively with others, both verbally and in written format in support of the work function.
  3. This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired through the completion of 4 years of University training (Grade XII plus 5 years) in Business, Science or Urban Planning.

19-012 – Contract Technical Staff

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Contract – Technical Staff
Resume Due Date: Monday June 17th (5:00PM EST) 
Number of Vacancies:1
Duration: 2 years
Location: Pickering NGS

Job Overview

  1. Provide technical advice and guidance on a variety of technical matters within designated area of responsibility for Pickering Nuclear Generating Station (PNGS) re-licensing and life extension to the end of 2024.
  2. Plan, organize, and provide support for Condition Assessment, Scoping and Screening, Equipment Reliability, Periodic Safety Review, Integrated Implementation Plan, and Feasibility Study.
  3. Assist Supervisor in the administration of work projects, and coach junior staff on processes. Support project management activities and prepare investments justification.

Qualifications

  1. Requirements include a knowledge of mathematics, physics, chemistry, metallurgy, thermodynamics, strength of material, electricity, engineering, and nuclear. This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired either through the successful completion of a four year university education in an appropriate field of engineering or by having the equivalent level of education.
  2. Experience in Pickering Nuclear Generating Station (PNGS) re-licensing and life extension project, and Periodic Safety Review (PSR) in support of license renewal and continued commercial operations of PNGS is required.
  3. Familiarity with the departmental/Station procedures, policies, contracts involved, interrelationships between organizations and various administrative aspects of the position to facilitate the work function is strongly preferred.
  4. Experience in Station Engineering and Work Management at Pickering Nuclear Generating Station, Aging Management (AM) Process in accordance with Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) Regulations, and Project Management is preferred.
  5. A knowledge of the internal and external contacts associated with departmental work activities, and with established documentation/presentation requirements is strongly preferred.
  6. A desire to become qualified and recognized as a technical expert in a specific segment of the discipline and as a generalist in other segments to skillfully provide technical advice, guidance, consultation and services to clients in nuclear generating facilities and related support functions

 

18-133 – Senior Technical Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position:  Senior Technical Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date: Friday Aug 9th (5:00PM EST)     
Number of Vacancies:  1
Duration: 2 years
Location: 777 Brock Road, Pickering ON
Project Title: Projects Design

Job Overview

Job responsibilities include performing the duties of Design Engineer as associated with Qualification 33685, including and not limited to — Plant modifications as per N-PROC-MP-0090, Oversight of contractors as per N-COl-00120-10000, administration of design activities, and any other duties and accountabilities as required of Design Engineer.

Key accountabilities include performing these duties to expected high standards of quality, and providing results as per commitments.

Qualifications

Education: Bachelors in Engineering in Mechanical, Chemical , Structural or similar field

Experience: Minimum 7 years of experience working in related field. Nuclear/OPG experience is preferred

Skills: Design Engineering with background in Mechanical , Nuclear , Structural,  Design. Ability to work diligently, quick learner, efficient, business acumen, experience withoversight functions

Professional Designations — P.Eng