19-117 – Technical Procedures SME

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position:  Technical Procedures SME

Resume Due Date:  Tuesday, November 12th (5:00PM EST)                                           

Number of Vacancies: 3

Duration: 2 years

Location:  Darlington

Job Overview

  1. Participate in the operational review, validation, verification and approval processes for new or revised operations and  maintenance procedures.
  2. Provide expert technical input into the content of operations and maintenance (control & mechanical) procedures.
  3. Assess Technical Procedure Action Requests (TPARs) for completeness, work with the TPAR initiator to ensure the request meets the standard and ensures that the TPAR can be accepted or rejected and submitted correctly.
  4. Check all relevant documents and verify accuracy of references.
  5. Assumes role of document owner during work flow from TPAR acceptance to issuance.
  6. Ensure accuracy of technical content and review comments.
  7. Work with Technical Writer following OPG governance and guidelines to ensure documents meet OPG standards.
  8. Attend stakeholder reviews.
  9. Meet all deliverables and TCDs for documents assigned to them. 
  10. Maintain an awareness of current plant operating conditions and professional competency.
  11. Keep abreast of changes to operational and maintenance practices, plant technology and system modifications and equipment applications.

Qualifications

  1. Requires good knowledge of nuclear station policies and principles, hazards and constraints, operations and maintenance procedures and station of radiation protection procedures.
  2. Requires good knowledge of operating systems and equipment, regulations and guidelines, operations and maintenance methods and techniques required to safely and efficiently operate and maintain a nuclear power facility in order to review and revise technical procedures.
  3. Requires good written and oral communication skills to prepare procedures, information to provide advice, guidance and technical expertise.
  4. Requires good planning and work management skills.
  5. Requires good knowledge of the processes related to operating and maintaining a Nuclear Power Station.
  6. This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired through the completion of Grade XII plus 3 years further concentrated study in the Power Engineering field or similar for Nuclear Power Plant Operations or Grade XII plus 2 years further concentrated study in maintenance disciplines.
  7. Demonstrated ability to work well with other work groups and a willingness to accept and respond to constructive criticism.
  8. Experience as a previously qualified Nuclear Operator or Control / Mechanical Maintainer is required.
  9. Experience includes work practices and techniques associated with the operation and maintenance of nuclear plant facilities.
  10. A period of over 8 years is considered necessary to gain this experience.

 

19-116 – Waste SPOC FLM – Maintenance

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position:  Waste SPOC FLM – Maintenance
Resume Due Date:  Tuesday, November 12th (5:00PM EST)    
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 1 year
Location:  Darlington

Job Overview

  1. Providing technical support to the Refurbishment Project for the Conventional Waste and the Radioactive Waste Handling on any waste collection, handling, packaging and processing issues.
  2. Coordinating implementation of any washable product that would reduce radioactive waste

A. Washable Mops (RWPB)

B. Washable Hood

  1. Coordinating installation of equipment to support Refurbishment Waste Handling
  2. Establishing Refurbishment Radioactive Waste Targets
  3. Establish on a yearly basis a 5 year projection for waste produced
  4. Refurbishment Process Logistics Evaluating process control
  5. Refurbishment Procedure Review – Review any changes to the governing document for solid radioactive waste and Conventional waste. This includes all regulatory compliance issues
  6. Service Maintenance Procedure review and revisions
  7. Equipment Assessment/Repair and replacement of Refurbishment waste Handling Equipment
  8. Determine and Implementation Refurbishment Waste Reduction Processes
  9. Refurbishment staff awareness and education/training of Waste Minimization
  10. Preparing if required waste topic presentations for Refurbishment line management
  11. Completing SCR Action Requests and Corrective Action Plans
  12. Coordinating to implement any waste minimization initiatives
  13. Review waste governance; updating and incorporating revisions into procedures as required
  14. Creation/completion of Action Requests relating to waste (audits, CAP’s, routine annual deliverables)
  15. Correspond and interface with provincial and federal Regulators (MECP, CNSC)
  16. Help to coordinate surplus material sales b/t Station staff and the Investment Recovery work group, including the generation of Declaration of Surplus forms.
  17. Complete waste reviews of Environmental Impact worksheets associated with projects, workplans.

Qualifications

  1. Previous experience with Waste Management

19-114 – Technical Specialist

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Technical Specialist
Resume Due Date:  Tuesday, November 12th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 15 months
Location:  Darlington

Job Overview

  1. Operations leader for U3 Turbine Generator Project
  2. Manage all station and project requirements & risks
  3. Work Permit planning/strategy, testing strategy and contingency planning for repeat testing and EC revs/field revs during the commissioning
  4. Assessing to support the complex mods work plans
  5. Support of TPARs/Ops documentation reviews
  6. Training on all the new systems, control room changes, etc.
  7. DLC Simulator/Training upgrades from the new controls system
  8. Understanding of/testing/experience on the SFSMS Simulator in the MCDF
  9. Operations involvement and integration with the Commissioning team

Qualifications

  1. Must be a previously licensed individual
  2. Nuclear Operator experience

Plant Operations experience

19-115 – Operations Integration Coordinator

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Operations Integration Coordinator
Resume Due Date:  Tuesday, November 12th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 15 months
Location:  Darlington

Job Overview

  1. Turbine Generator project support
  2. Work Permit planning/strategy, testing strategy and contingency planning for repeat testing and EC revs/field revs during the commissioning
  3. Assessing to support the complex mods work plans
  4. Support of TPARs/Ops documentation reviews
  5. Training on all the new systems, control room changes, etc.
  6. DLC Simulator/Training upgrades from the new controls system
  7. Understanding of/testing/experience on the SFSMS Simulator in the MCDF
  8. Operations involvement and integration with the Commissioning team

Qualifications

  1. Nuclear Operator experience
  2. Plant Operations experience

19-113 Project Engineer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Engineer
Resume Due Date:  Monday, November 11th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 1 year
Location:  Refurb Project Office (RPO), Darlington Site

Job Overview

  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. Provide 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.

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.

19-112 – Financial Analyst

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Financial Analyst
Resume Due Date:  Friday, November 8th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Level:  MP3
Duration: 4 months
Location:  GM Building, Oshawa ON

Job Overview

SPECIFIC ACCOUNTABILITIES:

  • Assists in the development of strategies, policies, procedures and guidelines through research, analysis and input from stakeholders in the area of general accounting practices.
  • 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.
  • Conducts investigations into specialized accounting areas or needs and prepare procedures to account for such issues that balance all stakeholder needs.
  • Reviews accounting practices and provides a due diligence assessment as to the accuracy, consistency and appropriateness of analysis and conclusions being reached.
  • Provides management reports utilizing financial systems and other inputs and assists clients in interpretation of financial and operational results.
  • Ensures the integrity of the decision support process through support for the preparation and review of business case summaries.
  • Participates in the development and implementation of financial information systems and procedures.
  • Maintains and supports in-service financial systems within assigned area of responsibility.
  • Analyzes system operating and maintenance costs, and recommends changes to improve efficiency.
  • Gives advice, guidance and assistance to systems users on issues related to the scope of management system development, operation, and maintenance.

Education:

  • 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. 
  • Requires knowledge of financial management systems to participate in the development, implementation and maintenance of financial systems.
  • Requires progression towards the achievement of, a professional accounting designation (ie, CA, CGA, CMA).
  • Requires knowledge of effective oral and written communication skills to prepare effective documentation to prepare financial procedures.
  • This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired through the completion of 4 years of University training (Grade XII plus 5 years).

Experience:

  • Requires experience working in a financial or accounting environment in a comparable organization to become familiar in financial analysis, controllership and financial systems.
  • Requires business experience with OPG's 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.
  • 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. 
  • A period of over 4 years and up to and including 6 years is considered necessary to gain this experience.

19-111 – Work Control Team Leader

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Work Control Team Leader
Resume Due Date:  Tuesday, November 5th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Level:  MP4
Duration: 26 weeks
Location:  Darlington Nuclear, OSB 2nd Floor.
Project Title:  Work Management (WM) staff development to increase proficiency

Job Overview

  1. This job is required to facilitate knowledge transfer in order to optimize performance of Planning & Cost Control Technicians (P&CCTs) and (Work Control Team Leaders (WCTLs) in the WM department with regards to the use of the current IT infrastructure of Station Work Management System (SWMS) tools and applications, in both Outage and Work Control organizations.
  2. The project will involve preparation and delivery of training packages to enable cross-training of staff, as well as one-on-one mentoring as deemed required to increase proficiency of each organization. Desktop guides will be developed or updated to ensure the knowledge can be easily transferred as the current experienced staff retires in the near future.
  3. Opportunities for automation and / or application of artificial intelligence to simplify the current process will be assessed and a documented proposal / justification prepared for consideration/approval by management.

Qualifications

  1. Extensive experience in outage/on-line work management, with understanding of supporting systems and IT infrastructure incl.
  2. P6 scheduling software is critical in order to identify areas for improvement for P&CCT and WCTL staff along with the opportunity to simplify / automate the processes where possible. 

19-110 – Contract – Strategic Advisor

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Contract – Strategic Advisor
Resume Due Date:  Friday, November 1st (5:00PM EST)  
Number of Vacancies: 1
Level:  Band G
Duration: 1.5 year
Location:  777 Brock Road, Pickering ON
Project Title:  RMP Project Oversight for Pickering LOE to 2024

Job Overview

IRI is currently involved in supporting Pickering extension projects to support continued operation until 2024.   These projects include modification to the fuel channel positioning assembling (PA) hardware to support continued on-bearing operation to 2024 and development of a fixture to be installed on a calandria tube liquid Injection shutdown system (CT LISS) nozzle to prevent contact between the LISS nozzle and surrounding calandria tubes predicted to come in contact in the fourth quarter of 2020.

Duties to include:

  1. Provide project oversight for CT LISS including subject matter expert (SME) review for preliminary and detailed engineering deliverables.
  2. Provide project oversight for CT LISS work package deliverables including SME review of work plan and procedure to support inspection and installation activities.
  3. Provide project oversight for Pickering unit 1 elongation including SME review for detailed engineering deliverables.
  4. Provide projects oversight for Pickering unit 1 work package deliverables including SME review of work plan and procedure to support inspection and installation activities.

Qualifications

  1. Technically competent engineer with vast knowledge of reactor maintenance activities including projects such as large scale fuel channel replacement or single fuel channel replacement (LSFCR or SFCR) or calandria tube replacement (CTR).
  2. Experience in managing reactor mechanism issues with liquid zone control, CT-LISS inspections, SFCR and adjuster absorber replacements.
  3. Experience with refurbishment projects.
  4. Extensive knowledge and OPEX gained to ensure that an appropriate level of oversight and OPEX is included by vendors preparing design packages.

19-109 – Project Leader

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Leader

Resume Due Date:  Thursday, October 24th (5:00PM EST)                                           

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 12 months

Location:  Niagara on the Lake, 14000 Niagara Parkway

Project Title:  SAB1 Station Service Upgrade, Hydro 1 BK Switchyard Reconfig, South Falls Transfer Trip

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 1and 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

Qualifications

Experience:

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.

A period of over 6 years and up to and including 8 years is considered necessary to gain this experience.

Education:

Requires a knowledge of project management principles, specifically the 5 primary project phases

(Identification, Initiation, Definition, Execution, Closeout). Requires a knowledge of economics and business principles to provide project cost estimates and forecasts. Requires a knowledge of physics, engineering principles, mathematics and chemistry as related to industrial and power generation equipment.

 

19-107 – Design Engineer

Resume Due Date:  Friday, October 18th (5:00PM EST)                                             

Number of Vacancies: 3

Duration: 2 years

Location:  Darlington, Refurb Project Office (RPO)

Job Overview

The main task is to be a Design Engineer during the execution phase of refurbishment. The duties include:

  1. Design Engineering support to Construction and facilitation for Design related field issue resolutions.
  2. Provide advice and/or direction, review designs and sign on design documents and Field Initiated Changes.
  3. Facilitate a positive outcome with EPC (Engineer Procure and Construct) vendors.
  4. 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 the ability to deliver results to in alignment with the 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, I&C, 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.

 

19-106 – Work Control Team Leader

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Work Control Team Leader
Resume Due Date:  Thursday, October 17th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 2 years
Location:  Darlington, Darlington Energy Complex (DEC)
Project Title:  Darlington Refurbishment Project

Job Overview

The Integration WCTL:

  1. Maintains attendance at Integrated Project Groups (IPG) daily status meetings to ensure that the Station is aware of Refurb safety and human performance issues, schedule status and other key activities.
  2. Ensures that any Refurb work outside of Refurb Units and any DNGS work inside of Refurb Units is reviewed, challenged, and managed accordingly.
  3. Ensures station resources (splits) provided as per NK38-PLAN-09701-10276 are maintained and support DNR work.  In cases where resources were not previously provided, are secured to support DNR work.  In case where DNR work is not picked and/or carried over as per WW agreement, ensure DNR Outage SM notified and escalate as required.
  4. Assists in coordination activities between Refurb and Station and ensure this work is reflected on the Refurb and Station Plan of the Week (POW) accurately.
  5. Manage and communicate conflicts between Refurb and Station.
  6. Assists the Refurb Work Control/Refurb Projects in getting emergent work injected/scoped onto the plan via T-02 or Addendum.
  7. Ensures Refurb Unit preventive maintenance (PM) for the execution work week are either executed or deferred prior to the late date.

The Integration WCTL attends all pertinent Online Planning (T-Week) meetings and follows the Online Work Schedule process (N-PROC-MA-0022) to ensure alignment between DNGS and DNR activities and to identify emergent conflicts. The following T-meetings are attended by Integration WCTL:

  1. T-19 Scope Commitment Meeting
  2. T-15 Cope Rationalization Meeting
  3. T-08 Scope Freeze Meeting
  4. T-02 Meeting
  5. T-01 POW review with Shift Manager
  6. T-0 Meeting

In addition, the Integration WCTL also attends the following DNR T-meetings:

  1. T-2 and T-0 Carryover meeting
  2. T-4 Readiness meeting

Qualifications

  1. Experience Running Outages
  2. Refurbishment Milestones and governance knowledge an asset
  3. Leadership qualities an asset

19-105 – Commercial Management

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Commercial Management
Resume Due Date:  Thursday, October 17th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 1 year
Location: Darlington Energy Complex (DEC) 1855 Energy Drive, Courtice ON
Project Title:  Retube and Feeder Replacement

Job Overview

As part of the department team and at times cross functional teams, act as commercial management/contractual support for Retube & Feeder replacement (RFR) project at Darlington nuclear.

Become completely familiar with the retube and feeder replacement agreement, contract price structure,  and cost allocation table specifying allowed/disallowed costs in order to provide advise and support to the project execution team on payments and procurement of materials and services.  Familiarize self with retube and feeder replacement refurbishment project technical aspects to provide context for commercial support role.

Detailed review of Request for Authorization to Purchase (RAP) documentation submitted by the supplier for approval to move forward with purchase in relation to the requirements of the Agreement and the project. Provide recommendations to project team for approval of RAP, request for additional information, or rejection of RAP.

Detailed review of draft invoices for consistency with allowed costs under the Agreement.  Provide advise to project representative for approval, request for further information/back up, or rejection of charges.

Participate and support initiatives, of cross-functional teams comprised of senior management from both internal and external stakeholders to develop commercial agreements or amendments.

Assist in the development, negotiation, writing, and implementation of correspondence, agreements, or amendments to these agreements, that are technically, commercially and legally complex, and may in some cases have a significant financial implication to OPG.

Monitor agreement compliance and obligations, and develop and report on performance criteria & measures. Identify and implement continuous improvement initiatives, including amendments to existing agreements where they would be in the mutual interest to the parties of the agreements. Manage and support projects and transactions from start to completion with advice from the Manager and or SR Advisor.

Assist and Support the SR Advisor and/or Manager with internal and external stakeholders to develop, improve, modify, write, implement and monitor processes to meet the obligations of the parties as set out in commercial service agreements. Participate in creating or revising business processes where applicable.

Act as a resource to internal stakeholders on the corporation’s obligations in respect of the commercial agreements. Provide functional input to internal stakeholders / end users on agreement specifics and ensure it is followed through in order to minimize corporate risks.

Respond to inquiries regarding agreement specifics including but not limited to commercial terms, performance expectations, property assignments, easements, intellectual property rights, operations etc. Provide assistance to OPG line functions on discharging the obligations of OPG as set out in the commercial service agreements.

Review and advise to RFR project team on approval of milestone payments based on terms in the Agreement specifying what is required prior to making milestone payments upon review of milestone certificate proposing that milestone has been met.

Qualifications

  1. At least 8 yrs experience in commercial management/project management to provide value added commercial oversight and support.
  2. 4 year bachelors degree in business, economics or engineering.  Advanced degree in law or business considered an asset.
  3. Sound knowledge of English (oral and written) is required to prepare agreement documentation and associated correspondence.  Detail oriented, analytical, strong communications skills and positive attitude.

19-104 Technical Engineer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Technical Engineer
Resume Due Date:  Monday, October 28th (5:00PM EST)   
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 2 years
Location: 889 Brock Road, Pickering ON
Project Title:  Concrete Containment Periodic Inspections and Aging Management

Job Overview

  1. Position is for Structural Analysis section under Engineering Mechanics Department.
  2. The job function is to update Periodic Inspection program and corresponding governance. Create new safety related system governance is to be created to fulfill requirements of current licence for PNGS/DNGS/PWMF/DWMF/WWMF facilities.
  3. The job function requires knowledge of Concrete Structural Inspections and Aging Management. Should have bachelors degree in Civil Engineering with experience in concrete design / inspection and Aging Management.

Qualifications

  1. Bachelors degree in Civil Engineering with experience in concrete design / inspection and Aging Management.

19-103 – Senior Advisor

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

Resume Due Date:  Wednesday, October 16th (5:00PM EST)                                       

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 23 weeks

Location: Darlington

Project Title:  Darlington for the Future

Job Overview

A Senior Advisor is required to assist in providing expertise and insight on outage activities for post-Refurbishment outages such that the total outage duration is reduced from current norms.  This will be through a combination of innovative approaches to the scoping, planning and execution of outage work activities.  Specifically this person must:

  1. Assist in driving project scope and major sub-actions and documenting the activities in a project plan
  2. Assist in identifying the timeline for deliverables
  3. In conjunction with Issue Leads, assist with identifying any additional actions and integrating those actions into the overall project plan
  4. Assist in obtaining commitment of Issue Owners and Leads on project detail and committed schedule dates
  5. Assist in identifying project risks and proposed actions to mitigate risk

 

Qualifications

 

  1. The individual should have been previously licensed as an Authorized Nuclear Operator (ANO), Control Room Shift Supervisor (CRSS) or Shift Manager (SM) at a Nuclear Generating Station.
  2. The Individual should have previous experience in Nuclear Power Plant planned outage execution and an understanding of the outage scoping process, outage planning process and the operational constraints associated with planned outage execution.
  3. The individual should have previous experience in identifying and implementing innovations aimed at gaining efficiency in outage execution or reducing outage duration. The OPG 40 day outage innovation project or the Bruce Power 30 day/30 month outage innovation project are examples.
  4. The individual should be familiar with process or work-face execution improvements implemented at Darlington Refurbishment Guideline Rate

19-102 – Ops Specialist

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Ops Specialist

Resume Due Date:  Wednesday, October 16th (5:00PM EST)                                       

Number of Vacancies: 1

Duration: 23 weeks

Location: Darlington

Project Title:  Darlington for the Future

Job Overview

Provide Technical Oversight to the Darlington for the Future team on how to reduce the outage window through optimization and efficiencies

Specifically assist with:

1. Turbine Generator Window and integration of other non-critical path windows

2. Run-up and Work Protection efficiencies

3. Assist in obtaining commitment of Issue Owners and Leads on project detail and committed schedule dates

Qualifications

  1. The individual should have experience in the Operations organization in Nuclear
  2. The Individual should have previous experience in Nuclear Power Plant planned outage execution and an understanding of the outage scoping process, outage planning process and the operational constraints associated with planned outage execution.

19-101 – Engineer/Technical Specialist

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Engineer/Technical Specialist
Resume Due Date:  Tuesday, October 8th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 2 years
Location: 777 Brock Road, Pickering ON
Project Title:  Rapid Delivery Machine and Fuel Channel Inspection Tooling

Job Overview

Two Augmented Staff members are required to support The Rapid Delivery Machine (RDM) Project and engineering modifications associated with FCIT, where the design work is being led by Fuel Channel Innovation Department (as opposed to being assigned to Plant Design Projects). The Rapid Delivery Machine Project requires sound expertise within Fuel Channel Inspections.

This role will be part of a Design Section within the IRI projects organization reporting to a Design Section Manager.  

Job responsibilities:

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

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

  • Demonstrate technical expertise in a designated segment of the mechanical, mechatronic and software engineering  discipline. 
  • Lead projects/engineering modifications/studies within the discipline(s), involving nonstandard requirements and the work direction of technician and technical/engineering staff and/or carry out full responsibility for assigned ongoing technical work programs.  Coordinate work efforts with other involved groups, adapt to changing priorities, anticipate and resolve problems which pose an impediment to successful completion, and accomplish planned work results to the satisfaction of the client and Supervisor and within established budgetary and scheduling constraints.
  • Produce reports, engineering documentation and/or presentations as required to portray results of studies, engineering deliverables and field tests carried out, to present evidence to support conclusions drawn or recommendations advanced, and/or to provide a resource for reference and use by others involved in the discipline.
  • Ensure that all work activities, programs, studies, and customer services reflect an awareness of applicable legislated, corporate and departmental safety requirements and programs and are in compliance with same.  Anticipate future regulations/requirements and provide input into their formulation.
  • May be required to participate in budget submissions, financial evaluations and purchase justifications as requested.

Qualifications

EDUCATION

Requires an in-depth knowledge of the theory,  principles and practices associated with the designated discipline(s) (mechanical, mechatronic, software) to be able to assume a leading role in conducting technical studies and in providing technical advice, guidance, consultation, and problem-solving services.  Requires proficiency in verbal and written communications to prepare engineering documentation, reports, proposals, recommendations, and presentations.

This knowledge is considered to be normally acquired either through the successful completion of a four year university education in either electrical, mechanical engineering, physics, and/or computer or science or by having the equivalent level of education.

EXPERIENCE

Requires experience within the designated discipline to become familiar with station and departmental procedures, processes, techniques, problems and problem resolutions, and associated study and project requirements and stages.

Supplementary notes:

  • Demonstrated design experience in mechanical, mechatronic, or software engineering is required for these positions and familiarity with the OPG Engineering Change Control (ECC) Process, N-PROC-MP-0090.
  • OPG Design Qualification DE# 33685 is a requirement.
  • OPG Design Qualification# 6286 (DE Real Time and Software) is an asset.
  • Pressure Boundary (PB) experience is an asset.
  • Engineering Degree, from a recognized and qualified educational institution
  • Registered Professional Engineer, Ontario (active licence) – Requirement
  • Preferred Discipline: Mechanical (Pressure Boundary Experience is an asset), Mechatronic, Software

19-100 – Senior Specialist ALARA/Dose Reduction

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Specialist ALARA/Dose Reduction
Resume Due Date:  Thursday October 10th (5:00PM EST)    
Number of Vacancies: 1
Level:  Band H
Duration: 36 months
Location: Darlington – Refurb Project Office (RPO)
Project Title:  ALARA Support for Darlington Refurbishment Protection

Job Overview

Reporting to the Radiation Protection Manger,  the duties and accountabilities are similar to those for an Nuclear Station ALARA Section Manager.

Provide the expertise, experience, strategies and leadership in support of major radiation source term, contamination, and risk  reduction activities to reduce worker dose and prevent radiological events during the refurbishment of Unit 3 at Darlington.

More specifically for NR and for example:

1. Radiation exposure permit (REP) logistical design and layout to provide adequate protection while at the same time prevent premature back-outs and job interruptions.

2. Strategic Nuclear Refurbishment ALARA Plan detailing dose reduction measures and radiation risk management for high hazard work such as Vault and FM duct access restrictions during open channel work and fueling operations

3. Mitigation strategies and job specific ALARA plans for top priority high dose and high risk contamination jobs

4. Collect and evaluate inter-utility experience sharing and application of refurbishment lessons learned to ensure actions are implemented to prevent RP events during and issues post refurbishment such as those experienced at Bruce and NB Power.  For example Proper Hot Conditioning of the HTS, Pre-dry Crud Reduction Filtration of the HTS, and New Components micro-cleanliness Plan.

5. Co-ordinate and support the Nuclear Refurbishment ALARA Committee to ensure quality information is available for decision making

6. Development of refurbishment dose targets, dose estimates, performance indicators and tracking mechanism 

7. Mentorship of new RP staff and knowledge  transfer – to ensure valuable RP knowledge and operating experience are transferred and retained within the Refurbishment RP organization.

Qualifications

Education: expert level Radiation Protection and Health Physics knowledge, all aspects.

Skills

  • Broad recognition as a leader in ALARA and dose reduction for Nuclear Power Plant maintenance. 
  • Proven record of the ability to building a strong ALARA program and culture including innovative approaches to dose reduction and dose reduction techniques. 
  • Recognized ability to provide clear presentations on complicated problems and issues to senior managers and decision makes with well founded recommendations. 
  • Proven ability to lead small and large teams to investigate technical issues to determine the source of the radiological issue.

Experience:

  • In-depth knowledge of the radiological conditions and operational experience which are unique to Darlington and unique to Unit 3. 
  • Extensive experience with dose reduction initiatives at Nuclear power Plants with proven track record for identifying issues, determining potential solutions, evaluating the business case to implement, working through the process to get approval, funding, and then implementing or supporting the implementation in the station and monitoring the effectiveness.

19-099 – Operational Risk Analyst

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Operational Risk Analyst
Resume Due Date:  Wednesday, September 25th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 3 years
Location: Darlington Energy Complex (DEC) 1855 Energy Drive, Courtice ON

Job Overview

  1. Assisting lines of business in the overall implementation of risk assessment and risk measurement methodologies by coordinating the facilitation and training of personnel across all business units and major project teams.
  2. Analyzing, researching and maintaining data in all areas of risk assessment and risk management programs.
  3. Providing support for the development and implementation of effective and sustaining risk indicators and risk measurement tools in order to support lines of business with effective overall risk management.
  4. Coordinating the facilitation of risk workshops for the establishment of business unit risk assessments.
  5. Monitoring and maintain the risk assessment database, ensuring information is accurate and up to date, in accordance with input from business units.
  6. Supporting development of quantitative and qualitative risk lists/databases for major projects (i.e. multi-billion dollar projects). Where appropriate, ensure that project risk lists/databases are up to date and in accordance with project team input.
  7. Assisting with the planning, coordination and monitoring of work assignments for external consultants on major risk management projects.
  8. Supporting 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.
  9. Providing advice, guidance and assistance to project/function team to ensure compliance with risk management policies and guidelines.   

Qualifications

  1. Minimum six years of demonstrated experience with risk management principles, project management, consulting or a similar field to support consultative services and comprehensive technical expertise and instruction to personnel throughout the Corporation seeking assistance on risk management matters.
  2. Sound judgment, augmented by background skills and expertise is required in participating in in-depth investigations and risk management studies to identify loss exposures, estimate future loss frequency and severity, to assist in the evaluation of alternate schemes and to arrive at a logical answer of eliminating, controlling and monitoring such risks. Hands on experience in using @risk or similar software for contingency modeling.
  3. Strong proficiency with Excel is required.
  4. Strong analytical skills in project cost and scheduling, with large volume data analysis capacity.
  5. Experience in project engineering, construction management, or project management.
  6. Experience with full cycle project management of complex projects involving diverse stakeholders and multi-disciplinary teams.
  7. 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.
  8. Effectively communicate findings, conceptual ideas and design rationale both in writing and verbally.
  9. Ability to handle multiple projects at a time working within a team environment or independently
  10. Ability to stay focused on goals and work in a fast-paced environment.
  11. Strong work ethic.
  12. Strong organizational and communication skills.
  13. Nuclear experience is an asset.      
  14. RMP or PMP Certification or training, or similar
  15. Knowledge of Project Management principles, an asset.

19-098 – Senior Technical Engineer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer
Resume Due Date:  October 10th (5:00PM EST)   
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 24 months
Location: 889 Brock Road, Pickering ON

Job Overview

The senior technical engineer will be responsible for supporting equipment reliability and the monitoring and diagnostic centre. The key responsibilities include reviewing equipment maintenance strategy, such as number of PM hours, and determining whether the sensors and the corresponding analysis capabilities can be applied to reduce a PM.

Qualifications

Extensive experience with and knowledge about maintenance program. Past experience as a system or component engineer.

19-097 – Modification Team Leader

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Modification Team Leader
Resume Due Date:  Monday November 4th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 2
Duration: 2 years
Location: Pickering NPS

Job Overview

  1. The Modification Team Leader (MTL) will be responsible for completion of the projects and modifications.
  2. Perform any required liaison activities between OPG and Vendor/Stakeholders as per N-PROC-MP-0090, Modification Process Procedure.
  3. Manage projects/modifications scope, cost and schedule.
  4. Review all invoices and track the Purchase Orders.

Qualifications

  1. Minimum of four years experience in nuclear project engineering with total of eight years of engineering experience.

19-096 – Technical Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Technical Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date:  Friday, September 20th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 14 months
Location: Darlington Energy Complex (DEC), 1855 Energy Drive Courtice ON

Job Overview

  1. Evaluate system performance by monitoring key trends, operator logs, work reports and performance parameters to prevent equipment failure or degradation. Initiate corrective action, as required.
  2. Determine the cause of equipment failures and implement actions required to prevent future failures.
  3. Interface with Design Engineering and Project Management staff to maintain knowledge of changes in the system, assist in preparation of a design/installation documentation, and ensure consistency in system configuration.
  4. Perform technical review of temporary modifications, conduct safety evaluations and operability determinations to support system operations
  5. Support planning and execution of outage work. Support development and execution of troubleshooting activities.

Qualifications

  1. Knowledge or experience in conventional systems (turbine, generator, control systems, conventional steam & water systems) is preferred
  2. Knowledge or experience in nuclear systems is an asset
  3. Technical Background, Engineering Degree Mechanical, Electrical, Civil
  4. Strong leadership and communication abilities
  5. Ability to troubleshoot degraded station equipment (pumps, HX, valves, piping, control systems)

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: October 8th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 5
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.

19-091 – Project/Design Engineer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project/Design Engineer
Resume Due Date:  Monday Sept 30th (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.

19-088 – 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.

19-085 – 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, November 11th (5:00PM EST)

Number of Vacancies: 1

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:  October 8th (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

19-082 – Project Leaders

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Leaders
Resume Due Date:  September 30th (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 4
Duration: 2 years
Location: 1908 Colonel Sam Drive, Oshawa, Ontario

Job Overview

  1. Directly support the section manager and provide project management support to assigned projects
  2. Lead cross functional teams through all phases of the assigned projects
  3. Manage EPC projects from inception through closeout
  4. Manage cost and schedule
  5. Manage/administer EPC contracts
  6. Review invoices and track purchase orders as per approved budget
  7. Provide Project oversight to EPC vendors to ensure projects meet requirements with respect to budget, schedule, safety, and quality
  8. Perform any required liaising activities between OPG and vendor stakeholders
  9. Manage risks and mitigation plans, maintain a risk register for assigned projects.
  10. Develop business case summaries to request funds for assigned projects
  11. Develop monthly forecasts for the project life cycle
  12. Fulfill Field Team Lead and Mod Team Lead role in support of execution
  13. Interface with the station.
  14. Integrate work into Online/Outage schedule.
  15. Write installation and commissioning workplans to support field execution.

Qualifications

  1. The candidate should have 8 years 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 Engineering or by having the equivalent level of education/experience,
  3. Experience at Darlington site is an asset.
  4. Project management experience and a demonstrated ability to lead a team.
  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.

19-081 – 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.

19-075 – Project Leads

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Project Leads
Resume Due Date:  Thursday  Nov 14th (5:00PM EST) 
Number of Vacancies: 4
Duration: 3 years
Location: Darlington Energy Complex, Bowmanville

Job Overview

  1. Project Lead/Engineer to support Balance of Plant.
  2. Reporting to the Project Manager, the Project Lead 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 or maintenance projects.
  3. The Project Lead 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. 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.
  7. Co-ordinate and participate in the preparation of specifications, bid packages, evaluation of tenders, and purchasing recommendations.
  8. Arrange and lead meetings to coordinate the requirements of designers, suppliers, construction and OPG internal stakeholder groups. 
  9. 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.
  10. Prepare and coordinate the preparation of all information pertinent to an assigned project and alternatives to be considered for input into planning.
  11. Review construction contractor labour estimates, schedules, execution plans, inspection and test plans and project oversight plans.
  12. Gather input from stakeholder departments and agencies to ensure project requirements are captured and detailed in the project documents.
  13. 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.
  14. Perform regular field walk downs in standard and radiological work areas to ensure contractors are compliant with OPG and OHSA safety and quality standards.
  15. Evaluate vendor proposals, negotiate contracts, and make recommendation for contract award that provides the best value to OPG.
  16. Initiate, manage, and administer contracts including payments and change orders.
  17. Provide Management and Project Mangers with regular project reports such as level one summaries, and participate in regular process progress meetings.
  18. Maintain awareness of, and keep all project parties informed of latest construction, budgeting, estimating and scheduling practices and other corporate procedures.
  19. Review and maintain awareness of all corporate and local procedures pertinent to project control and administration.
  20. Maintain process compliance during project execution and advise supervisor if compliance cannot be achieved.

Qualifications

  1. Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Applied Science
  2. Relevant work experience within project engineering and/or project management.
  3. Preference for candidates with Modification Team Leader (MTL) qualification and/or experience.
  4. Ideal candidates will have worked in a Nuclear Projects environment.
  5. 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.
  6. Strong written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable leading meetings and giving presentations.
  7. Have experience and/or willingness to interface with vendors.
  8. Have a strong interest in fast-paced, challenging work environments where showing initiative and self motivation are assets.
  9. Proven track record on delivering results.
  10. Strong in understanding, executing and following governance and procedures with a questioning and analytical attitude/approach under minimum required supervision.
  11. Knowledge of OPG’s ECC Process (Engineering Change Control) is an asset.

Note: This role will require approximately 10% travel.

19-071 – Senior Technical Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date:  Monday Sept 30th  @5pm
Number of Vacancies: 1
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.

19-065 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

19-063 – 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).

19-061 – Senior Technical Engineer/Officer

We are currently requesting resumes for the following position: Senior Technical Engineer/Officer
Resume Due Date:  October 1st (5:00PM EST)
Number of Vacancies: 1
Duration: 2 years
Location: GM Building, 1908 Colonel Sam Drive, Oshawa ON
Project Title:  Projects Design Aug Staff

Job Overview

This request is for Augmented Staff to perform the duties of Senior Technical Engineer/Officer in Projects Design.

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 Electrical, Instrumentation and Control, Chemical or similar field

Experience: Minimum 8 years of experience working in related field. Nuclear/OPG experience is preferred

Skills: Design Engineering qualified. Ability to work diligently, quick learner, efficient, business acumen, experience with oversight functions

Professional Designations: P.Eng

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: Wednesday Oct 16  (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
    .
  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.

19-041 – 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 – 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.

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