Source Assurance Inspector

Date: Sep 22, 2023

Location: Oakville, ON, CA

Company: BWX Technologies

BWXT Precision Manufacturing Inc. is a subsidiary of BWXT Canada Ltd.  BWXT Precision Manufacturing Inc. is a leading supplier of precision-machined components to the international nuclear industry. We specialize in the manufacture of fuel channel and feeder components, tooling and fueling machine spares.




The Source Assurance Inspector performs inspections, tests, surveillance and audits at suppliers’ plants both remotely and physically including visual, dimensional and documentation requirements.

The Source Assurance Inspector ensures quality levels of supplier’s products meet company requirements. Acts as a liaison with Procurement, Quality Assurance, Source Assurance, Engineering and Manufacturing on matters pertaining to source inspection.




  • Responsible for performing surveillance and source inspection either remotely or at the supplier’s facility.
  • Review supplier’s documentation, e.g. MTRs, tests and inspection reports, thermal processing records, etc. related to the items requiring inspection.
  • Review conformance to vendor approved procedures and status level at plant.
  • Review operator qualifications.
  • Review certification of NDE materials used by supplier.
  • Review processing and measuring equipment calibration.
  • Perform visual, dimensional, or Non Destructive Examination inspections of components, assemblies, forgings, castings, fabrications, etc. against Purchase Order requirements.
  • Document the source inspection performed via the Source Inspection Report (SIR) in a timely manner and indicate the status level of the item.
  • Review and approve history dockets/files.
  • Perform all other duties as may be assigned from time to time.




Required Expertise

  • Degree or diploma in technology or equivalent working experience.
  • Knowledge of ISO 9001, CSA N285.0 and N299 quality programs is an asset.
  • Developed knowledge and applied use of ASME Section III – Construction of Nuclear Facility Components & ASME Section VIII – Pressure Vessels as it relates to code related material documentation.
  • Knowledge of Quality Assurance principles.
  • Microsoft Office (Word/Excel).
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in Manufacturing and Quality Assurance/Control.


Desirable Experience

  • Experience in SharePoint.
  • Navigation and working knowledge for centralized project documentation storage.


We thank all who apply, however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.


BWXT Precision Manufacturing Inc. 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, color, 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 Precision Manufacturing Inc. 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.

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