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Project Manager

Date: Jun 14, 2022

Location: Cambridge, ON, CA

Company: BWX Technologies

BWXT Canada Ltd. is a world leader in design, engineering, manufacture, construction and service of nuclear power generation equipment.  As a supplier of innovative, high-quality nuclear components and services we cater to a worldwide customer base.  We take great pride in supplying highly engineered solutions that allow our customers to compete within the complex nuclear power generation industry.


We are currently recruiting for a Project Manager for our facility in Cambridge, Ontario.





Reporting to the Field Services Project Management Manager, in this role you will manage the overall technical, cost and schedule requirements on assigned contracts and customer interface to ensure Company’s resources are properly directed for satisfactory contract execution.





For medium and large sized projects; or large projects consisting of multiple contracts or some elements of first-of-a-kind (FOAK) (with significant risk):


  • Analyzes the requirements with the customer, determines the strategy for the proposal, and develops the execution plan for the project.
  • Leads teams comprised of engineering, nuclear engineering, project planners/cost estimators, QA/QC and field operations at nuclear utilities.
  • Provides effective leadership through communicating expectations and instilling accountability.
  • Directs the overall technical, cost and schedule requirements on assigned contracts, including engineering and field services.
  • Interfaces with customer to ensure that contract requirements are met including cost/schedule reporting, multi-phase design reviews and other engineering deliverables.
  • Develops growth opportunities in Nuclear Equipment business line.
  • Takes corrective action as necessary to ensure compliance with technical specifications and schedule commitments.
  • Develops proposals for Nuclear Equipment projects and leads technical and commercial negotiations.
  • Coordinates subcontracting efforts to ensure that any outsourced work scopes meet all technical requirements.
  • Leads negotiation of complex contract changes or claims and resolves any technical and/or commercial issues with customers and subcontractors.
  • Manages change through defined change control process for the assigned process.
  • Contributes to improving/developing systems, and with setting project evaluation parameters to improve profitability.
  • Defines/designs activities (starting from existing solutions), and roles/responsibilities for team members for unique requirements of the project. Formulates business case in support of deviations and exceptions.
  • Complex change management including claim management, bonus/penalty clauses (with significant risk).





  • BSc in Engineering or equivalent.
  • 15 to 20 years related experience.
  • Significant contract management experience with sophisticated buyers such as nuclear utilities.
  • Experience in customer relationship management.





  • Work with collaborative teams within the growing nuclear industry
  • Employer-paid pension plan
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Bonus plan
  • Excellent Health and Dental benefits
  • Educational Refund Program
  • Life insurance and so much more!


We thank you for your interest, however, only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.


BWXT Canada is committed to fostering an accessible, fair, and inclusive environment where all employees are able to access goods and services while being respected and supported. If you require accommodations during the application or interview process, please advise us as soon as possible so appropriate arrangements can be made. If you require information in a format that is accessible to you, please contact Human Resources.


BWXT Canada Ltd. embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences, marital status, family status or disability, or any other category protected by provincial law.


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