• Consultant (Incorporated Contractor)
  • Pickering


Job Title:  Senior Technical Engineer

Client: Confidential

Job ID: 24-025


Number of Vacancies: 2

Level: Senior

Duration:  24 months

Hours of work:  35 – This job requires the selected worker(s) to work more than 44 hours per week

Location: Pickering, ON (Hybrid, 2 days remote)


Job Overview

  • Prepare or help prepare specifications, for purchasing requisitions for material, services, and equipment. Follow up with procurement and provide necessary technical services during field installation. Prepare recommendations for spare parts requirements for new equipment.
  • Provide technical guidance, solve problems, coordinate technical work as required in a number of major work areas in support of the design, commission, operation and maintenance and operation of a nuclear facility.
  • Requires further experience in the position to become familiar with the work and fully competent.
  • Perform detailed design, manage engineering and design activities of multi-disciplinary projects in the clients nuclear sites from concept to commissioning in Electrical and I&C areas.
  • Protects the station design basis and adheres to nuclear governance with emphasis on safety as the overriding priority.



  • Be a Licensed Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) in the Province of Ontario.
  • Has a Bachelor’s degree in electrical and Instrumentation engineering.
  • 5-10 years of engineering experience out of which a minimum 2 years of Nuclear Projects’ Detailed Design experience, through providing technical expert knowledge and support on electrical and instrumentation areas of a project.
  • Possess strong knowledge of physics, chemistry, metallurgy, mathematics, electricity, engineering, and economics to technically understand the operation of the nuclear facility. Requires advanced knowledge of one or more of these subjects to evaluate and propose improvements to processes, equipment, and systems or to unit safety, reliability, and performance.
  • Requires knowledge of English to prepare clear and concise reports and recommendations both verbally and in writing.
  • Has worked with thorough understanding and knowledge in a broad range of electrical and instrumentation areas in projects (e.g., Medium and Low Voltage Electrical Equipment and Cables, Plant Instrumentation and Controls, Calibration for Process Systems instrumentation equipment, Applications of Software, Cyber Security and Human Factors Engineering etc.).
  • Experienced in leading / performing Nuclear Projects Design assignments to prepare detailed design documents, Analysis and Reports, Scope of Work, Procurement Specifications (Equipment and Services), review Vendors’ proposals as well as Vendor’s designs and documents in electrical and instrumentation areas of one or more numbers of multidisciplinary project(s) to make the design ready for field installation.
  • Prepare recommendations for spare parts requirements for new equipment.
  • Has good understanding of the clients risk-based Engineering Change Control process.
  • Capable of following up with all stakeholders in a nuclear plant including procurement, field engineering, operations and maintenance and provide necessary technical services during field installation.
  • Availability of Standard Security clearance to be eligible to work with the client is required.

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: 500-1933
  • Job Type: Consultant (Incorporated Contractor)
  • Number of Vacancies: 2
  • Level: Senior
  • Location: Pickering
  • Duration: 24 Months
  • Closing Date: