Quality Specialist (Mechanical) - Nuclear
Kincardine, ON
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AECOM is seeking a Quality Specialist to be based at our Kincardine, ON location. An ideal candidate must be local or willing to relocate to the area. Travel Allowance and Living out Allowance may be provided. In addition, relocation assistance may be provided.


The Steam Generating Replacement Team (SGRT) is a Joint Venture of Aecon, AECOM and Framatome. SGRT is responsible for the replacement of the Steam Generators in the Bruce Power Unit 6 Nuclear Power Station in Kincardine, Ontario.

The project, which is part of Bruce Power’s Life Extension Program, will allow Bruce Power’s CANDU units to continue to operate safely through to 2064 and is a part of the Major Component Replacement (MCR) program.

Work is scheduled to begin in 2019 with installation of the crane pad, then in 2020 perform insulation removal and metrology of the existing steam generators and ultimately replacement in 2021.


The Quality Specialist reports to the Project Quality Manager and will be responsible for the development of quality associated documentation and processes which comply with customer contract, technical specifications, Code and Standard requirements and local jurisdictional requirements. The Quality Specialist will work closely with Project Management and will be responsible to assist with the development of Comprehensive Work Packages (CWP’s) which includes development of Construction, Inspection & Test Plans (CITP’s).

This development work will be performed in accordance with an Integrated Quality Management Plan (IQMP) and a Project Execution Plan. The Quality Specialist shall identify and report quality problems and problems related to the effective implementation of the IQMP.


The Quality Specialist is responsible to identify verification, examination, testing requirements. The Quality Specialist shall have direct access to a level of management necessary to ensure that appropriate quality assurance and quality control requirements are implemented. The Quality Specialist is responsible:

+ To support Project Site Team on matters pertaining to quality;

+ To report conditions affecting quality to the Project Quality Manager;

+ Developing the Inspection, Examination & Testing steps and strategically inserting them in the CITP;

+ Working collaboratively with the FE, Project Coordinator & Trade Supervisor to complete the CITP or CITP Addendum

+ Working collaboratively with Project Coordinators to complete the CWP;

+ Route CITP’s or CITP Addendum’s for AI/ANI and the customer’s review & acceptance, where applicable;

+ Preparation of History Docket / History File Packages;

+ Assist with the review of purchase requisitions;

+ Assist with the disposition of NCR’s;

+ Assist with implementation of actions associated with documented Corrective Action Reports


+ Customer representatives and 3rd Party contractors,

+ Project Engineering, Project Management, Field Engineers, TSSA -AI/ANI & Quality Team Personnel

+ Trade Supervision and Trade Personnel


+ Various work locations in both field and office

+ Travel as necessary

_Conditions of Employment for this position are: _

For positions that fall into the list of required positions within the AECOM Oil & Gas Background Check policy, qualified applicants who are offered, and accept, the role must complete a satisfactory pre-employment Background Check. This may consist of all or a combination of the following: Canadian Criminal Record check, an Employment Verification and/or an Education and Accreditation Verification.

Minimum Requirements


+ Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering, Engineering Technology or related field

+ Certification(s) in: Quality Engineer (CQE) or Quality Technologist (CQT)

+ Experience and knowledge with Nuclear Codes & Standards, and an understanding of Nuclear Safety Culture.

+ Project site experience with understanding of DEC’s/DCN’s and development of Comprehensive Work Packages

+ Knowledge and experience with Nondestructive Methods and their application

+ Knowledge and experience with Weld Procedures, Welding Processes and their application

+ Experience interfacing with Project Team members, the AI/ANI and customer representatives

+ Experience with working in a Nuclear facility and interfacing with the facility owner

Preferred Qualifications


+ Due to the nature of work conducted by SGRT, must be able to obtain unescorted access to the Nuclear Power Plant

+ Our background check process includes a full security check and clearance process as well as reference checks. The security clearance process includes a comprehensive list of previous residences, employment, education and other pertinent information.

+ Those with a valid Bruce Power security clearance are strongly preferred.

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