Engineer/Scientist

  • Date Posted:

    12/6/2017

    Deadline:

    12/31/2017
  • Company:

    Kinectrics

    Location:

    Tiverton/Teeswater, Ontario
Participate in the development, qualification and implementation of advanced inspection methods and tooling.

 

Kinectrics is seeking experienced candidates and new grads from a variety of disciplines including electrical and mechanical engineering and candidates with specialized knowledge in non-destructive evaluation (NDE). Examples of responsibilities and qualifications are as follows.

 

Your Responsibilities

·         Initiate, plan, organize and conduct technical work in support of power plant applications

·         Conduct customers’ work and prepare reports and other deliverables in a timely manner with recommendations based on results achieved

·         Act as a project leader for Kinectrics dealing with projects in Inspection and Maintenance Systems (IMS) development

·         Develop, prepare and contribute to proposals for internal and external customers, including scope definition, cost estimation and project scheduling.

·         Act as technical support for the team

·         Assist in marketing the technology and services of the business to ensure products remain viable and competitive

·         Participate in workshops and conferences to promote the capabilities of the business

·         Perform other duties as required

 

Your Qualifications

·         A Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical or Electrical Engineering or related. A post-grad degree in a related discipline would be an asset.

·         Good knowledge of generation plant design/operation related to CANDU Nuclear power plants

·         Demonstrated capability and experience to develop new inspection and monitoring technologies, services, and products and work with external groups to promote technology transfer in this area

·         High level of initiative to propose and implement new research and business ideas

·         Highly innovative and creative in seeking technical solutions to customer issues

·         Flexibility to work in a wide array of technical topics related to inspection and maintenance of power utility system components

·         Ability to manage time and budgets on Kinectrics projects and to work on multiple projects in parallel

·         Experience in non-destructive evaluation (NDE) and testing and familiarity with ultrasonic (UT) & eddy current ET), would be an asset

·         Strong customer orientation and commitment to Kinectrics and Business Unit goals

·         Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team situation

·         Strong oral, written and interpersonal communication skills

·         Ability to travel and participate in nuclear outage support work

 

Shift work will be required.

 

Our employees enjoy the opportunity to work in an open, friendly and professional environment, with career growth potential, and an outstanding compensation package.

 

Many of Kinectrics’ employees are represented by The Society of Energy Professionals and the Power Workers’ Union, and employee surveys consistently rank Kinectrics as, "one of the best places to work."

 

Kinectrics welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

 

Kinectrics is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds. We are committed to employment equity for women, Indigenous and Aboriginal Peoples, visible minorities and persons with disabilities. Interested candidates from these groups are encouraged to apply.
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Supervisor Recruitment
Human Resources Department
Kinectrics Inc.
800 Kipling Avenue
Unit 2
Toronto, Ontario, M8Z 6C4

416-207-6000

Kinectrics is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from qualified individuals from all backgrounds. We are committed to employment equity for women, aboriginal people, visible minorities and persons with disabilities. Interested candidates from these groups are encouraged to apply.

Please no telephone calls. Only those candidates to be interviewed will be contacted.