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Quality Engineering/Surveyor (1-year Contract)

Date: Oct 13, 2021

Location: Peterborough, ON, CA

Company: BWX Technologies

At BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. (BWXT NEC) we are committed to excellence in every business initiative. BWXT NEC has achieved an enviable international reputation for excellence in the supply of nuclear fuel and fuel handling systems and service for CANDU reactors in both domestic and international markets. Our success is the result of our commitment to our employees, customers, quality & EHS initiatives.



We are recruiting for a Quality Engineering/Surveyor (1-year Contract) for our facility in Peterborough, Ontario.


BWXT is a place where you can develop and share your talents.  Our presence, innovation and financial strength help to make BWXT a dynamic place to work, giving you the advantage of our strong Nuclear presence, where individual voices are heard.


The Peterborough community invites you to take a deep breath, relax and enjoy life. We have an abundance of recreational opportunities, festivals, and entertainment that is fuelled by culture, nature and homegrown culinary experiences. Friendly people, inspiring landscapes and incredible lakes are waiting for you in the heart of cottage country. The region is home to 140,000 people (approx. 83,000 in the City of Peterborough) in addition to the charming towns, townships and villages that make up the County. We offer the best of all worlds here and we’d like you to get to know us a bit better.




  • Audit and qualify potential suppliers.
  • Perform supplier surveillance including witness hold points.
  • Determine receiving inspection requirements.
  • Interpret drawings, technical documents, procedures, ASME & CSA N285.0, etc.
  • Review and accept procedures, records, inspection and test plans, and test results for conformance to quality plan and ASME section III.
  • Interact with Engineering to determine appropriate disposition of non-conformances, concession applications and corrective actions.
  • Interface with TSSA for material release, non-conformance reviews, etc.




  • Strong technical background.
  • Strong quantitative and analytical skills.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills, understandable by a diverse audience.
  • Experience applying and interpreting ASME NCA 3800 and 4000, NQA-1, CSA N285, N286, Z299, ISO 9001.
  • Ability to work effectively within a team.
  • Demonstrated leadership skills.
  • Experience with CANDU technology would be an asset.




  • College diploma or university degree in engineering or science.
  • Minimum of 3 years’ experience in engineering design and/or quality.
  • Basic knowledge of non-destructive examination reports (RT, UT LP, MP, etc.), dimensional inspection techniques and weld inspection.
  • Inspection and testing QA planning or equivalent Product/Process/Equipment qualification experience.
  • Experience interpreting drawings and technical documents.
  • Proficient in MS Office applications.
  • Lead Auditor experience.


BWXT offers an inclusive and collaborative work environment.  Come join one of our many talented teams!


We thank you for your interest, however, only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.


BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada 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, 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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