Operations Assistant
Acuren Nuclear Services
Courtice, ON
Acuren is a trusted, single source provider of technology-enabled asset protection solutions used to evaluate the structural integrity of critical energy, industrial and public infrastructures. Committed to delivering a Higher Level of Reliability, Acuren provides an unrivaled spectrum of capabilities including inspection, traditional and advanced NDE/NDT, failure analysis, rope access, materials engineering, reliability engineering and condition based monitoring services.

Our work is critical to the integrity and safety of industrial firms, including petroleum refinery, pipeline, power generation, pulp & paper, mining, pharmaceutical, aerospace and automotive industries. Acuren employs over 4,500 dedicated professionals supporting the mechanical integrity and inspection programs of the world’s largest industrial segments.

Acuren is a market leader. Our formula for success is straightforward: be capable locally, with certified and well-equipped personnel supported by trained, experienced leaders. Continuing to build on a strong heritage of safety, quality and professionalism, Acuren strives to maintain incident free work environments, pursues advanced technical developments, and supports reliability programs that are valued by clients and employees. Acuren is a part of Rockwood Service Corporation, together with Hellier, Sperry, and Tacten.

Acuren is currently recruiting an Operations Assistant to support our Nuclear Division based out of our Courtice, Ontario office location. This is a temporary/contract position to cover a maternity leave commencing July 2019 and ending November 2020. Reporting to the Operations Manager, Acuren Nuclear Services, the role serves as the sole administrative support to the operations department. The role supports the operational priorities arising out of active projects and assists areas such as resource scheduling and logistics, onboarding, document processing and management, reporting, and front line customer service to field staff and clients.


Answer all incoming calls, greet visitors, answer inquiries, forward to appropriate personnel and take messages
File and records management
Assists in tracking project staffing and contract adherence
Books employee accommodations, airfare and vehicle rentals
Processes onboarding for field staff and maintains employee records (e.g. onboarding forms, certifications, qualifications, training)
Monitoring of certifications, training, and security clearances for expiry; reaching out to employees to prompt renewal
Processes, tracks and reviews nuclear security clearances
Assists in the collection of daily time reports from the field and validates accuracy against schedules
Attends internal and external meetings, and logs formal meeting minutes
Orders office supplies and takes care of general office upkeep
Position Requirements

Post-Secondary education in Office Administration
Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in an administrative role within the nuclear or construction industry
Proficient in MS Office applications in MS Windows environment
Experience working in a unionized environment would be considered an asset
A self-motivated “go-getter’, the successful applicant will be comfortable working independently, and has a ‘figure it out’ attitude.
A strong customer service orientation and a natural ability connecting with front line employees to drive a positive experience for employees and clients alike.
A high level of professionalism, confidentiality, strong time management and organizational skills.
Ability to effectively juggle multiple concurrent demands.
Demonstrated excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
Keen eye for detail.
Punctual and dependable.
Experience working in an industrial environment and with collective agreements would be an asset.

We Are an Equal Opportunity Employer

Acuren is committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities. If you require accommodations, we will work with you to meet your needs.

The strength of Acuren lies in its’ outstanding people. As a rapidly growing, intensely innovative, international privately held company, the opportunities to pursue challenging and diverse career development paths are vast. Complemented by an attractive and comprehensive total compensation package and a commitment to the principles of a respectful workplace, Acuren offers tremendous opportunities to those who wish to succeed.

Next steps

If you are interested in this employment opportunity, please apply in confidence through Acuren's online application process with copies of your certifications at www.acuren.com.

We appreciate your interest in a career at Acuren, however only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for further information. Agency services are not required at this time.

2 year(s): Minimum of 2 years’ experience working in an administrative role within the nuclear or construction industry
Team Player: Works well as a member of a group
Detail Oriented: Capable of carrying out a given task with all details necessary to get the task done well
Self-Starter: Inspired to perform without outside help
Flexibility: Inspired to perform well when granted the ability to set your own schedule and goals