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Hot Cell Lead Engineer (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 300 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.


We are recruiting for a Hot Cell Lead Engineer (12 month term) for our facility in Ottawa, Ontario.



  • Perform varied engineering assignments as part of an engineering project.
  • Typically follow standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments.



  • Perform independent analyses or studies.
  • Evaluate and resolve standard product/process non-conformance issues.
  • Conduct various tests on equipment.
  • Prepare appropriate documentation for assigned projects.
  • Prepare, verify, and confirm specialized calculations.
  • Prepare various estimates pertaining to projects.



  • Technical or professional knowledge.
  • Knowledge of standard procedures or methods
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Applied Science or its equivalent.



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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