Quality Control Technician - Nuclear Industry

Date: May 14, 2024

Location: Cambridge, ON, CA

Company: BWX Technologies


BWXT Canada Ltd. (BWXT Canada) has over 60 years of expertise and experience in the design, manufacturing, commissioning and service of nuclear power generation equipment. This includes steam generators, nuclear fuel and fuel components, critical plant components, parts and related plant services. BWXT Canada’s subsidiary, BWXT Medical Ltd. (BWXT Medical) provides its customers, who conduct life-saving medical procedures for patients around the world, the benefit of decades of experience in the development, manufacturing, packaging and delivery of medical isotopes and radiopharmaceuticals. Headquartered in Cambridge, Ontario, BWXT in Canada has approximately 1,800 employees at locations in Peterborough, Toronto, Arnprior, Brampton, Port Elgin, Owen Sound, Kanata and Oakville, Ontario and Vancouver, British Columbia. BWXT Canada is a subsidiary of BWX Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: BWXT). Follow us on Twitter @BWXT and learn more atwww.bwxt.com.

 

We are looking for a Quality Control Technician for our Cambridge, ON facility.

 

JOB PURPOSE

 

To ensure adherence to the BWXT quality program requirements on Field Services projects.
To provide independent verification on quality related inspections.

 

 

JOB STRUCTURE AND COMMUNICATIONS

 

Job Structure

 

  • This job reports to the Quality Control Manager.
  • This job has no formal direct reports but may have oversight of a small group of Quality Control Technicians.


Communication

 

  • Must be able to clearly communicate with Site Managers, Field Engineers and Authorized Inspectors.
  • Must be able to communicate using correct vocabulary.
  • Work under technical supervision and guidance.

 

 

ACCOUNTABILITIES

 

  • Undertake moderately complex technical assignments in support of activities that are part of an ongoing quality program.
  • Perform quality control duties on projects/sites including:
    • Perform monitoring of processes via MITPs.
    • Ensure procedures are adhered to during project execution.
    • Verify and maintain training records electronically in GTS or on paper records.
    • Perform NDE related responsibilities on projects where union jurisdictions allow.
  • Work may be performed in a radiological environment.
  • Perform material receipt and in-process inspections to ensure compliance to BWXT standards, technical specifications and the ASME code.
  • Assist with the review and completion of Work Packages/History Dockets.
  • Assist with procedure and MITP reviews.
  • Perform vendor source inspection as required.
     

 

KNOWLEDGE AND EXPERIENCE

 

  • Post-secondary NDE/Quality Technologist diploma or related education.
  • 3 to 5 years industry experience required.
  • CGSB Liquid Penetrant Level 2 Certification.
  • CGSB Level 2 Certification in other NDE methods would be an asset.
  • CWB Level 1 or 2 Certification would be an asset.
  • Extensive site work/travel (up to 70%).
  • A NDE background with a solid knowledge of all NDE processes is an asset.
  • Familiarity with the ASME Code.
  • Comfortable working in confined space situations.
  • Comfortable working in a radiation environment.
  • Willing to work nights, weekends and Statutory Holidays.
  • Willing to work in excess of 70 hours per week.
  • Must be able to work effectively in a group atmosphere and independently.

 

 

WHY JOIN BWXT?

 

  • Work within the growing and exciting nuclear industry as well as with highly skilled employees!
  • Competitive salaries
  • Employer-paid pension plan
  • Profit sharing plan
  • Bonus plan
  • Competitive Health and Dental benefits
  • Educational Refund Program
  • Life insurance… and so much more!

 

We thank you for your interest, however, only 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 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.

 

The base salary range for this position in Ontario at the start of employment is expected to be between $59,000and $86,000 per year. However, the base salary offered is based on local job market factors and may vary further depending on factors specific to the selected job candidate, such as job-related knowledge, skills, experience, and other objective business considerations. Subject to these considerations, the total compensation package for this position may also include other elements, such as an annual cash incentive in addition to a full range of medical, retirement, and/or other benefits. Details of participation in these benefit plans will be provided at such time the selected job candidate receives an offer of employment.

 

Learn more about how BWXT employs nuclear technology to solve some of the world’s most important problems. BWXT’s capabilities video showcases our innovation in commercial nuclear power, addressing climate change, as well as our advanced nuclear medicine products treating patients around the world. We are People Strong. Innovation Driven.

 

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. BWXT Canada is committed to fostering an accessible, fair, and inclusive environment where all employees are able to access goods 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. 


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