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Nuclear Fuel Services Quality Technician (Inspection) - 1-year Contract in Peterborough, Ontario

At BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. (BWXT NEC) we are committed to excellence in every business initiative. BWXT NEC has achieved an enviable international reputation for excellence in the supply of nuclear fuel and fuel handling systems and service for CANDU reactors in both domestic and international markets. Our success is the result of our commitment to our employees, customers, quality & EHS initiatives.

We are currently recruiting for a Nuclear Services Quality Technician (Inspection) - 1-year Contract for our Peterborough, Ontario location.

At BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. (BWXT NEC) we are committed to Quality, Environmental Health and Safety and Operational excellence. Our success is the result of our commitment to our people and products.


  • College Diploma as a Mechanical Engineering Technologist or Technician and/or relevant trade certification with Metrology experience.

  • Demonstrated ability to interpret GD&T and drawing requirements.

  • Intermediate computer skills and experience including Microsoft Office Suite, CAD/CAM.

  • Excellent communication skills.

  • Demonstrated team player.

  • Must pass medical exams to qualify as a Nuclear Energy Worker (NEW).

  • Must be able to travel to customer sites.


  • Nuclear industry experience.

  • Welding and weld inspection experience.

  • Experience with CMM programming & operation including PCDMIS software.

  • Product/Process/Equipment qualification experience.

  • Electrical Assembly (cable harness, PCB, PLC) production or inspection experience.


  • Receiving Inspection of purchased items and materials.

  • Document deficiencies and participate in their resolution.

  • Inspect manufacturing items at production checkpoints.

  • Metrology Instrument calibration and database maintenance.

  • Final inspection of completed items.

  • Thorough and proper recording of inspection records.

  • Read, understand and implement quality procedures and instructions.



  • Follow policies and procedures.

  • Ensure high quality output.

  • Display questioning attitude, raise quality concerns.

Technical and Professional Knowledge:

  • Perform daily measurements and provide technical feedback on component/part conformance to design.

  • Make sketches and rough layouts, record and analyze data, make calculations and estimates, report findings.

Safety Awareness:

  • Identify safety issues and problems.

  • Take appropriate corrective action.

  • Monitor the corrective action.

Contributing to Team Success:

  • Contribute positively to goals and objectives.

  • Involve and take input from others.

  • Keep others informed of actions/ideas.

  • Display positive attitude.

Applied Learning:

  • Participate in learning/training activities and opportunities.

  • Learn and follow manufacturing documentation, procedures and instructions (QCI, MEI, etc.).

Managing work:

  • Focus on priorities set by business/supervisor/manager.

  • Properly prepare and schedule time allotted for task(s).

  • Leverage resources, cooperate with other work groups.


  • Meet demanding productivity goals.

  • Perform repetitive work without losing effectiveness.

Decision Making:

  • Identify issues, problems and opportunities.

  • Gather and interpret information, generate alternatives.

  • Choose appropriate action.

  • Commit to action.

    Selected applicants will be tested and interviewed.

BWXT Nuclear Energy Canada Inc. 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, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, disability, a conviction for which a pardon has been granted or a record suspended or any other category protected by federal law.