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FLM Control/Mechanical


Bowmanville, ON, CA, L1C 3Z8

Req ID:  4775

Status: Up to 12 months

Education Level: Grade 12, plus Technical Degree / Diploma / Certification or Trade

Location: Bowmanville, ON

Shifts(s): Days and/or Rotating Shift including nights, weekends and holidays

Deadline to Apply: February 20, 2020


BE THE GENERATION to challenge and change.

At OPG, our values are our strengths. They are fundamental truths about us that don’t change. Safety. Integrity. Excellence. People and Citizenship.  We operate a diverse portfolio of generation assets including nuclear, hydroelectric and solar, and offer challenging and unique work opportunities. BE THE GENERATION to power tomorrow.




Ontario Power Generation (OPG) is looking for results driven, Nuclear professionals to join our team as Temporary – FLM Control / Mechanical.


This role serves as the D2011 Outage Oversight Supervisor. The successful successful candidates will be responsible for responsible for the effective execution of planned or emergency maintenance in accordance with approved procedures. Carry out due diligence in the reading of controlled documentation ensuring appropriate communication as a means of rollout to subordinates. Develop recommendations for improvement in maintenance plans and procedures, tools and techniques. Observe the maintenance function to ensure adherence to safety practices and work methods. Particular emphasis is placed on those activities involving critical steps where it is imperative that the Contract Oversight be in attendance.




  • Assess work plans, determine priorities and establish personnel requirements and supervise staff.  Allocate regular and specific assignments to subordinates.
  • Plan, organize and schedule maintenance activities for both the current and upcoming shifts
  • Provide instruction and guidance as necessary regarding contract oversight and outage activities to subordinates
  • Maintain surveillance of all work activities, particularly those activities involving critical steps where it is imperative that contractor oversight be in attendance to provide critical oversight
  • Ensure directives are rolled out to subordinates through appropriate means of communication, including “tail boards” and pre-job briefings.
  • Review work performance through reporting systems and by observing the overall effectiveness of the entire work function.
  • Initiate corrective action to ensure the plant is not put at risk and to preserve efficient operation of the facility in accordance with approved procedures.
  • Ensure that safety practices and approved work procedures are being employed. Recognize violations; investigate circumstances; correct the condition and report on the incident and remedial action taken.
  • Obtain assistance from multiple station departments when required to resolve issues
  • Ensure that a thorough and comprehensive record of maintenance actions and events is maintained.
  • In conjunction with Section Manager, oversee the training and development of personnel in maintenance techniques and methods. Monitor the training levels of maintenance personnel; assign personnel to training programs and ensure they are trained to appropriate levels in keeping with job requirements.
  • Recognize new or changing areas, which are not adequately covered by existing training programs and alert appropriate personnel of the needs for specific training.
  • Participate with others in resolving maintenance problems or where it appears impractical or particularly difficult to carry out work program in prescribed manner.
    Contribute in the planning of routine maintenance programs and major shutdowns.
  • Provide resource data as to the nature and extent of labor requirements, radiation exposure requirements and the facilities necessary to carry out specific maintenance activities.
  • Perform other duties as required



  • Grade 12, plus a Technical Degree / Diploma / Certification or Trade




  • Technical degree or diploma or a journeyman certification is required;
  • Nuclear power generation / maintenance/construction experience is an asset;
  • Field experience in a nuclear plant, technical services, construction, industrial, or manufacturing environment is an asset;
  • Extensive knowledge of OH&SA (Occupational Health & Safety Act);
  • Working knowledge of CANDU reactor components is an asset;
  • Knowledge of pressure boundary quality assurance programs is an asset;
  • Understanding of foreign material prevention and management is an asset;
  • Understanding of confined spaces and entry requirements for confined spaces is an asset;
  • Preference given to personnel with experience in a contract oversight role;
  • Requires detailed technical knowledge of computer applications, mathematics, contracts and specifications;
  • Experience and familiarity with Nuclear facility safety procedures and practices, including radiation and personal protective equipment is an asset;
  • Required to work shift on a regular basis including weekends and nights;
  • Strong communications skills, both written and oral, ability to effectively communicate with internal and external stakeholders and prepare reports;


The successful candidate will exhibit uncompromising integrity and commitment to upholding corporate values, and the OPG Code of Business Conduct.



As Ontario’s largest clean energy generator, Ontario Power Generation (OPG) offers an exciting combination of challenging opportunities and career diversity in a work environment where safety is a fundamental value. Being an OPG employee means you can apply your knowledge, broaden your skills and make a valuable contribution to an organization that is vital to Ontario's success.

At OPG our values are our strengths.  They are fundamental truths about our organization that don’t change.  Safety. Integrity. Excellence. People and Citizenship.  

Here's why OPG might just be the ideal workplace for you:

  • Exceptional range of opportunities province-wide
  • Long-term career growth and development opportunities
  • Electricity is vital to the province

If you are looking to learn from others and be part of something important, and you are excited about the future of power generation, you will find the right fit at OPG.

Our promise to you

  • We care about the safety and the well-being of our employees. It is our utmost priority.
  • A supportive work environment where you can be your best every day.
  • Opportunities to stretch and develop in our diverse lines of business.
  • Provide spaces for innovative thinking and solutions, such as Launchpad or X-Lab.   
  • Offer different ways for you to give back to communities where we operate.
  • We support employment equity and diversity.



Please submit your application online at by 11:59 PM E.S.T.Febraury 20, 2020.  OPG thanks all those who apply; however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.


OPG is committed to fostering an inclusive, equitable, and accessible environment where all employees feel valued, respected, and supported. If you require accommodation during the application or interview process, please advise us as soon as possible so appropriate arrangements can be made.

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