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Nuclear Fuel Services Engineering Analyst in Cambridge, Ontario

BWXT Canada Ltd. is a world leader in design, engineering, manufacture, construction and service of nuclear power generation equipment. As a supplier of innovative, high-quality nuclear components and services we cater to a worldwide customer base. We take great pride in supplying highly engineered solutions that allow our customers to compete within the complex nuclear power generation industry.

We are recruiting for an Engineering Analyst position for our facility in Cambridge, Ontario.


To perform structural qualification of nuclear components including steam generators, heat exchangers, process vessels and piping assemblies, and/or to perform thermal-hydraulic analysis of heat exchanger equipment including steam generators and shell-and-tube heat exchangers.


  • Analysis and design qualification of nuclear components using finite element analysis or classical closed-form solutions which would include:

  • Structural analysis

  • Transient thermal analysis

  • Heat-transfer analysis

  • CFD analysis

  • Response spectrum and time-history seismic analysis

  • Flow-induced vibration analysis

  • Provide input and support to Project Engineering including:

  • Input to set the design

  • Preparation of calculations and reports to qualify the final design

  • Evaluating non-conformances as required

  • Lend experience and knowledge to more junior analysts.


  • Minimum Bachelor’s degree in mechanical engineering or associated fields with strong background in solid mechanics and/or fluid mechanics.

  • Experience with finite element analysis.

  • Experience using general purpose FE codes such as ANSYS, ABAQUS, ANSYS CFX, FLUENT, and numerical packages such as MathCAD or Matlab.

  • Knowledge of nuclear plant functions and ASME Code would be an asset.

  • Knowledge of programming languages such as FORTRAN, C, C++ or other languages such as python or VBA would be an asset.

  • Proven problem solving and organization skills and ability to develop effective working relationships.

  • Ability to work both independently and in a team environment.

  • Typically, 10+ years of experience.


  • Competitive salaries

  • Employer-paid pension plan

  • Profit sharing plan

  • Bonus plan

  • Excellent Health and Dental benefits

  • Educational Refund Program

  • Flexible working hours

  • Optional compressed work week schedule (provides you with every other Friday off!)

  • Life insurance… and so much more!

    Want to work in an inclusive and collaborative environment? Come join us… we’ve been waiting for you.

    We thank you for your interest, however, only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.

BWXT Canada Ltd. embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences, marital status, family status or disability, or any other category protected by provincial law.