• Consultant (Incorporated Contractor)
  • Pickering


We are requesting resumes for the following position: Health Physics Specialist


Resume Due Date: Wednesday, July 12th, 2023 (5:00 PM EST)

Number of Vacancies: 1

Level: MP5 (Senior)

Duration: 2 years

Location:  889 Brock Road, Pickering

Hours:  35 Hours per week


Job Overview

  • Advice to design groups for design changes which will improve radiation protection at the nuclear station.
  • Support radiation investigations and duties, such as the controlling of the transfer of radioactive material from the station.
  • Formulate new or revised Radiation Protection Regulations for consideration.
  • Interpret regulations and policy and provide technical assistance in health physics to the operations group and approve radiation protection methods and equipment.
  • Investigate no routine radiation protection problems and make recommendations as to their resolution and assist Supervisor in environmental radiological measurements made in the vicinity of the station.
  • Support in preparation of various documents, such as regulatory, design, evaluation, etc., that have RP/HP inputs.
  • Support review of OPG and vendor documents from an HP/RP perspective.
  • Assist with the creation, oversight and reporting of survey for the dismantling and demolition of buildings/areas.
  • Provide input for requirements of a data repository database for characterization.
  • Support preparation of characterization execution plan and survey plans.
  • Other Duties as Required



  • Requires a good of radiation theories in the assessment of radiation hazards and the development of radiation protection practices.
  • Requires facility in a written or oral English necessary to prepare effective procedures, instructions and reports.
  • Requires experience wherein knowledge could be gained if the kinds of problems experienced in radiation protection at nuclear plants and the methods used in dealing with them.
  • Requires experience in a laboratory environment wherein practical knowledge of dosimetry (internal and external) could be gained.
  • A period of up to eight years is considered necessary to gain this experience. A period of over 6 years and up to and including 8 years is considered necessary to gain this experience.
  • Understanding of MARSSIM principles.


To apply for this job email your details to lnewman@cpus.ca

All applicants are required to complete a CSIS Security Clearance to be considered for employment in the Nuclear sector.
Failure to initiate/apply for a CSIS Security Clearance will result in your application being rejected.

Job Details

  • Job ID: 500-1841
  • Job Type: Consultant (Incorporated Contractor)
  • Number of Vacancies: 1
  • Level: Senior
  • Location: Pickering
  • Duration: 2 years
  • Closing Date: Wednesday, July 12th, 2023 (5:00 PM EST)