Civil Engineer at Framatome Canada Ltd.

  • Job Reference: 00004435-1
  • Date Posted: 6 July 2024
  • Recruiter: Framatome Canada Ltd.
  • Location: Kincardine, CA-ON, CA
  • Salary: On Application

Job Description

What You've Accomplished

You have completed a 4-year Bachelor's Degree in Civil Engineering and are registered as an Engineer in Training (EIT) or Professional Engineering License (P. Eng). You may have also obtained an advanced degree in similar fields. You have worked in an engineering role for at least 2 years and are ready to join Framatome and help deliver clean, safe energy and advance nuclear technology. 

Who You Are

Your actions, behaviors, and decisions are made in a manner consistent with our Core Values:

You may have also acquired the following skills:

  • Engineering standards, FMEA, Stress Analysis  
  • Excellent written and verbal communication; technical report writing capabilities
  • Demonstrated problem solving abilities 
  • Team integration and customer oriented
  • Team player 

Your Opportunity

This full-time role is about making an impact on people's lives and the future of clean energy. You will leverage your skills and experience to be part of an innovative team and make a difference for our customers. As a Civil Engineer in Kincardine, Ontario, you will be part of the proven team in the Installed Base Business Unit. Your work will include:

  • Under broad supervision, performs more complex engineering assignments requiring originality, ingenuity and the development of new methods or resolution of conflicting objectives by using established methodologies and applying sound engineering principles.
  • Provides advanced structural technical support, guides and reviews the work of other team members.
  • Reviews progress and updates management, as needed.
  • Provide civil/structural design engineering support for Steam Generator Replacement Project. Roles include development and verification of calculations as well as analysis of existing structures to support project execution. Provide engineering justification/approval for requested construction changes, and support required design changes to existing engineering documents. Provide knowledge in structural steel and concrete design and installation, and the ability to quickly resolve field issues which warrant engineering changes.
  • Performs a variety of more complex engineering assignments typically in areas of design, development, analysis, evaluation, testing, preparation of specifications, execution of field tasks and resolution of field problems.
  • Prepare design change notice (DCN) packages in accordance with customer engineering change procedures
  • Support field construction and execution activities including field change notices, design revisions, commissioning, and EC closeout.
  • Receives minimal assistance and instruction on most assignments and solutions.
  • Ensures compliance with government, organization and customer engineering standards including CSA S16, A23.3, N291, S136, and S157
  • Independently evaluates, selects and applies a variety of technical techniques, procedures, and criteria using judgement in making more complex adaptations and modifications.
  • Develops new or adapted products, methods, systems or models to provide added value solutions to customers.
  • Researches and assesses best practices, proposing methods and improvements.
  • Coordinates engineering work performed by subcontractors and vendors
  • Coordinates work performed by junior staff
  • Coordinates change requests from construction and procurement

This position requires up to 25% travel. Together we will enable clean, safe, and economical low-carbon energy to meet the global ambition for a better tomorrow.  

Who We Are

Framatome is an international leader in nuclear energy recognized for its innovative solutions and value-added technologies for the global nuclear fleet. More than 2,000 dedicated U.S. Framatome employees work every day to supply ever cleaner, safer, and more economical low-carbon energy for our communities and world. As well as supporting new nuclear builds, advancing new technology and advancing nuclear energy in the U.S. and abroad. Like you, we want a brighter future.

See how the Installed Base Business Unit contributes to this future:

Installed Base BU is in charge for Framatome's nuclear engineering and services for operating nuclear plants, for new build projects and for installations in decommissioning phase. The Installed base BU has more than 60 years of international experience in all types of technologies on more than 380 reactors worldwide. With 4,600 employees in 15 countries, the Installed Base BU has a strong identity and its vision is to: Deliver innovative products and services by putting our high-level skills to work to guarantee throughout the world a safe and competitive, low carbon source of energy.

Positions within Framatome may require access to proprietary information that is subject to U.S. export control regulations. As such, the Company must ensure that any hires for these job openings fully comply with all US regulations. Foreign national applicants that are citizens or residents of countries not included on the Department of Energy's Generally Authorized Destinations list may not be eligible for immediate need positions. See list here:

Framatome is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.