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RadioPharm Engineer - Team Lead (12 month term)

Date: Nov 13, 2021

Location: Ottawa, ON, CA

Company: BWX Technologies

BWXT Medical Ltd. 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 Kanata, Ontario, BWXT Medical Ltd. employs over highly-skilled people in Kanata and Vancouver, British Columbia. BWXT Medical Ltd. is part of the BWXT nuclear power segment (NPG) of BWX Technologies, Inc.


Engineering Associate – Team Lead (12 month term)


We are currently recruiting for an Engineering Associate- Team Lead for our facility in Kanata, Ontario, Canada.

While working at BWXT you can expect to be integrated into a team where you’ll have an immediate impact.


Working within the Engineering team, you will

  • Team Lead for Validation activities in Kanata
  • Review and approve all validation documentation
  • Subject matter expert reviewing documentation relating to new and existing critical process parameters (autoclaves, dose calibrator, etc).
  • Assist in troubleshooting, process optimization and continuous improvements across manufacturing operations in Kanata
  • Independently conduct and modify current practices and procedures to reflect business needs
  • Approve timecards and expenses for Technicians in group. 
  • Provide performance input to Manager of area.
  • plan and executed activities to ensure project goals are met
  • commissioning of new processes, products, equipment and facilities
  • provide technical advice as directed


  • Bachelor degree in Engineering
  • 5+ years of specifically related experience
  • Experience with Current Good Manufacturing Practices, including IQ/OQ/PQ, Validation Development, and CAPA resolution
  • Working knowledge of electro-mechanical systems, facility equipment and tool design, PLC’s and related computer systems would be an asset.
  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • Ability to deliver results and meet deadlines
  • Excellent organization and work load prioritizing skills


Additional Requirements

  • Nuclear Energy Worker
  • Works under general direction and guidance.  Decisions are normally made based on interpretation of well-defined policies and precedent.


BWXT Medical 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, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, disability, a conviction for which a pardon has been granted or a record suspended or any other category protected by federal law.

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