The joint venture between SNC-Lavalin and Aecon (ie., CanAtom) has been awarded a contract with Ontario Power Generation (OPG) to carry out the Darlington Retube and Feeder Replacement (RFR) project. The project involves refurbishment of all four reactors at the Darlington Generating Station and consists of two phases – a Definition Phase and an Execution Phase. The Definition Phase includes the construction of a full-scale reactor mock-up to simulate key elements of the refurbishment work, and the development, procurement and testing of specialized tooling required for the project. The Execution Phase involves refurbishment of the reactor cores using the tools and methods that were developed and tested during the Definition Phase. Current Work scopes are within the Execution Phase.
PURPOSE OF THE POSITION
An opportunity exists within CanAtom for a Feeder Engineer to join the Retube and Feeder Replacement (RFR) project team located at the Project Office within the protected area at the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station (DNGS). The Feeder Engineer will report to the Resident Engineering Manager - Feeders and will be responsible for delivering technical support to construction including but not limited to the development of design solutions, preparation and review of technical change papers and the support in the resolution of technical non conformances as required to deliver the scope of the RFR program..
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Providing technical guidance, working instructions, and supporting the application of sound Engineering principles toward the execution of the feeder replacement program through application of the OPG N-PROC-MP090 change control progress as well as CanAtom specific procedures, directives and work instructions.
Ensuring all activities performed are in compliance with applicable Codes, Standards and Regulations
Review and application of Feeder installation / removal technical specification(s) including but not limited to Feeders, instrument Tubing, Scanner Guide Tubes, etc.
Act as a liaison with both construction and engineering representatives of other disciplines .
Ensuring delivery of high quality mechanical engineering deliverables.
Assigning specific actions to correct performance deficiencies (ex. raising and operating as assessors for Adverse condition / Event Reports (ACERS)).
Ensure the confidentiality of all proprietary information in any and all forms
Certain knowledge of the requirements for safety, environmental and seismic in the Nuclear industry in coordination with engineers engaged in solving problems concerned
Will be required to operate on shift and onsite at the Darlington Nuclear Generating Station including potentially night shift.
None – feeder engineers will not have any requirement for direct reports.
KNOWLEDGE AND SKILLS
Degree in Mechanical Engineering with a minimum of 10 years experience (8 years in Nuclear).
Registered Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario and member in good standing.
Experience within the Nuclear sector, in particular new builds, life extension and refurbishments.
Experience with the Nuclear Pressure Boundary Design including ASME Section III, NB, NC, ND and NF.
Experience with pressure boundary requirements applicable to Candu nuclear power plants – CSA N285.0-08
Good knowledge of Nuclear facility mechanical and process equipment.
Proficiency in office-related software applications including Microsoft Word and Excel. In addition, proficiency with any of Solidworks, Autocad, ANSYS, and/or Mathcad would be an advantage.
Excellent written and oral communication skills.
Experience in dealing with the CNSC and TSSA.
Fiscal responsibility as required by CanAtom
EXTENT OF PUBLIC CONTACT
Customers, suppliers, JV Partners
Project Managers, project personnel, estimating personnel
Trades personnel, union business agents
Various work locations in both field and office
Travel as necessary
Appropriate accommodations will be provided upon request throughout the recruitment and hiring process as required by Company policy and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act (AODA).
Successful applicants will be notified about SNC-Lavalin’s accommodation policies at the time the employment offer is extended, and the information will be shared with new personnel during the onboarding process.
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