Junior Field Technical Lead

About the Company

Our clients provide a broad multi-disciplinary suite of engineering services to its clientele. They deliver state-of-the-art, cost-effective engineering services to a range of industries including, but not limited to, Nuclear Power Generation, Oil & Gas, and Manufacturing. Their mission is to continually devise solutions specifically tailored to the performance goals of their clients.

Their highly skilled engineers can provide unparalleled service to a demanding customer base, regardless of a project’s complexity and size. They have a longstanding history of optimal allocation of resources to balance the client’s expectations––in terms of quality, costs, and expediency––with rigorous safety requirements mandated by the regulatory bodies.

Their team members boast extensive training in the use of highly specialized engineering software, supported by state-of-the-art technology in computation and networking. Their offices are fully equipped with a battery of high-performance servers and workstations––protected by top-tier security systems.

Constantly leveraging emergent technologies, which, coupled with their engineering expertise, allow them to continually improve upon modern design practices and deliver cost-effective products that can meet the most demanding expectations.

About the Opportunity

Our client is growing, and they are seeking a highly skilled, energetic, reliable, and self starter Junior Field Technical Lead to join our team.

Overall Responsibilities and Key Accountabilities

  • Provide technical support and oversight during planning, development, execution, and commissioning of plant modifications.
  • Responsible for delivering the overall technical scope of the project.
  • Be knowledgeable of the technical and quality requirements (ex. Pressure Boundary) and the regulatory codes and standards applicable to the discipline, used in the preparation and review of work procedures such as work coordination plans, commissioning plans and reports.
  • Interface with internal contacts within PMC programs and site engineering, operations, maintenance departments etc. and support communications with external regulatory agencies, contract service providers, manufacturers, etc. in alignment with approved designs and supply chain processes.
  • Where applicable, provide input as a mandatory stakeholder during conceptual phase of the project.
  • Review conceptual and preliminary Engineering reports for compliance to the overall technical scope of work, cost, and schedule. Request revisions as required.
  • Participate in design and construction vendor selection process.
  • Support Project Development Phase by reviews during 50% and 90% design package submissions from constructability and execution standpoint. Ensure that the design and construction margins are well understood.
  • Request constructability reviews for projects as necessary.
  • Conduct and lead interactive planning sessions to discuss and resolve constructability/ field execution planning issues.
  • Prepare, review, or approve installation procedures, work coordination plans, test procedures and commissioning plans for successful implementation of the project.
  • Provide technical specifications for contract documents as required. Review and evaluate vendor bids for technical details and compliance to Bruce Power requirements.
  • Provide technical assistance/guidance and field support to construction personnel or other clients related to the interpretation of design information, work method and constructability based on project requirements.
  • Provide engineering guidance and authority to progress work for all non-intent changes to the design package during installation and commissioning.
  • Lead technical troubleshooting for post installation issues related to commissioning. Use corrective action process to perform investigations to avoid repeated occurrence.
  • Work with field engineering/ services to provide timely response to vendor requests via RFI process.
  • Participate in establishing and updating schedules for project engineering deliverables.
  • Lead available for service (AFS)/Turnover and project closeout activities.
  • Responsible for maintaining own qualification as per Bruce Power’s Training and qualification requirements.
  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by line management.

Qualifications

  • Proper technical background and education, typically acquired through the successful completion of a University Degree in Civil Engineering or related discipline.
  • Prior experience in the Oil & Gas or Nuclear Power Generation Industries.
  • Site access security clearance for authorized unescorted entry to a power generating station, or eligibility to acquire one such clearance.
  • Compliant with all the requirements set by the Occupational Health & Safety Act and by cogent regulatory bodies.
  • Professional Engineers (P. Eng.), registered in Ontario or elsewhere, are given precedence.

 

If you believe you have the necessary knowledge, experience, and enthusiasm to succeed in this position, then we would like to hear from you. 

We are an equal opportunity employer who is dedicated to maintaining a respectful, and equitable work environment. NSI values diversity in the workplace. We are therefore happy to accommodate any individual needs in keeping with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act. If you require any type of accommodation through the interview process, please contact us.  

We thank all candidates in advance; however, only those being considered for an interview will be contacted.