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Weld Maintenance Technician

Date: Jun 18, 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.


Weld Maintenance Technician 


We are currently recruiting for a Weld Maintenance Technician for our facility in Cambridge, Ontario.




·      Maintain project welding and supporting equipment.

·      Develop and control weld tool operating procedures.

·      Responsible for project specific weld development techniques, development welding procedures and maintaining welder qualifications.

·      Participate in moderately complex engineering assignments supporting activities associated with design, testing, production, and operation of equipment/systems.

·      Assist professional /senior staff in diagnosing equipment, system(s) and material failures using various processes and tooling.

·      Recognize and implement process improvements through tooling, fixtures, mockups and processing.

·      Review/oversee the work of other groups performing routine assignments.

·      Routinely work unsupervised in field situations.

·      Responsible for weld tooling continuous improvements, monitoring of tooling performance and completing any tooling modifications as identified in project lessons learned.

·      Support remote project specific outages including operation, troubleshooting and maintaining welding equipment used in the field.

·      Responsible for project specific training (trades and project staff).

·      Maintain spare parts inventory.

·      Manage the project specific budget for weld tooling.




·      Post-secondary education in a technical field. A Welding Technologist is preferred.

·      Strong welding automation background is an asset.

·      Familiarity with the ASME code is an asset.

·      Field projects will require shift work and extended hours of work.

·      Routine project site work/travel (up to 25% - 30%).

·      Excellent communications skills.

·      Previous work experience in an associated welding discipline.

·      Excellent interpersonal skills to effectively work in a team setting of professional staff.

·      Displays technical competence while understanding objectives as presented by Design Engineering.




  • 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 Ltd. 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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