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Technical Engineer/Officer (Temporary - 18 Months Contract)

Location: 

Courtice, ON, CA, L1C 3Z8

Req ID:  27941

Status: Temporary 18-months Contract
Education Level: Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Applied Science
Location(s): Bowmanville, ON
Number of Position(s): 10
Travel: Yes- 10%
Deadline to Apply: March 3, 2021
 
BE THE GENERATION to challenge and change.
At Ontario Power Generation (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, biomass and solar, and offer challenging and unique work opportunities. BE THE GENERATION to power tomorrow.

 

JOB OVERVIEW
OPG is looking for a dedicated, results driven and dynamic professional to join our Station Engineering team in the role of Technical Engineer/Officer located in Bowmanville, Ontario.
 
The Technical Engineer/Officer will have the opportunity to contribute to Ontario Power Generation by monitoring and analyzing plant information and collaborating with Engineering, Operations, Maintenance, Work Control – Online/Outage/Refurbishment, Projects, and external stakeholders to identify trends; providing troubleshooting solutions; and advocating for opportunities to improve system health.  As a member of the system engineering team, the role with include support for both the operating station along with the Darlington Refurbishment Project.

 

This is an exciting opportunity to work in an environment where you will contribute to Ontario Power Generation’s continued growth and success in generating safe, clean, reliable low-cost power in a sustainable manner.

 

KEY ACCOUNTABILITIES  

  • Responsible for systems performance by monitoring and analyzing plant information, identifying trends; providing troubleshooting solutions to the station; and advocating for opportunities to improve system health;
  • Developing, reviewing and optimizing the maintenance strategies for station systems, components and structures
  • Preparing system health reports and action plans to sustain and improve system performance, identifying system risk; and supporting improvement modifications;
  • Working with a multi-disciplined team of engineering and technical specialists to support the operation of the various mechanical and electrical systems;
  • Developing and supporting the execution of projects in compliance with the industry's demanding set of regulations and standards;
  • Maintaining written documented processes and procedures to reflect improved operating methods and additions to all supported systems;
  • Co-ordinate the clarification of specification requirements, and arrange for necessary changes and/or co-ordinate technical work as required in a number of major work areas;
  • Maintain and/or update operating and other specified department/divisional procedures;
  • Provide technical evaluations and advice, solve problems and coordinate technical work as required, in a number of major work areas, in support of the commissioning, operation and maintenance of the facilities.


 EDUCATION

  • University Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or Applied Science
  • Candidate must be a fully licensed engineer in the province of Ontario, or be eligible to be licensed in the Province of Ontario 


QUALIFICATIONS

  • Ideal candidates will have worked in a Nuclear Engineering environment;
  • Experience and ability as a team player to understand and manage the interrelationships of various internal and external groups in order to facilitate objectives and ensure deliverables satisfy stakeholder requirements;
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills and be comfortable leading meetings and giving presentations;
  • Have a strong interest in fast-paced, challenging work environments where showing initiative and self motivation are assets;
  • Strong interpersonal skills to work with maintenance and operation teams in technical support capacity;
  • Proven track record on delivering results;
  • Strong in understanding, executing and following governance and procedures with a questioning and analytical attitude/approach under minimum required supervision

 

The successful candidate will exhibit uncompromising integrity and commitment to upholding corporate values and the OPG Code of Business Conduct.
 
WHY OPG?
 As Ontario’s largest clean energy generator, Ontario Power Generation 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.
  • 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.   
  • Offer different ways for you to give back to communities where we operate.
  • We support employment equity and diversity.

 

APPLICATION PROCESS
Please submit your application online at https://jobs.opg.com/ by March 3, 2021.  OPG thanks all those who apply; however, only candidates considered for an interview will be contacted.

 

ACCOMMODATIONS
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.
If you require technical support in a format that is accessible to you, please contact AODA@opg.com
 
 

 

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