Position:                              Procurement Engineering Manager, Refurbishment

Pillar:                                  Kinectrics Nuclear Romania (KNR)

Hours:                                 40 hours per week

Location:                             Cernavoda, Romania

Representation:                  Non-represented

Number Required:              1

 

This role will be to support major refurbishment projects at Cernavoda Nuclear Generating Station.

 

This exciting opportunity offers the potential to further develop Kinectrics’ capabilities and expertise in large-scale refurbishment projects, as well as expand the company’s presence in Romania. The successful candidate will be responsible for overseeing and monitoring project activities for large refurbishment projects and will interface closely with the client and 3rd party contractors.

 

General Accountabilities

  • Checking the completeness of the documents related to the components / equipment that will be newly installed or replaced and the acceptance of these documents, respectively the manufacturing file (history docket), drawings and specifications of the manufacturer, maintenance procedures, etc.
  • To provide support in drawing up the necessary documentation for the acquisitions established within the refurbishment project
  • Oversee the development of procurement status reports, ensuring that risks are identified and escalated when required
  • Assist in vendor management for procurement activities, sending out requests for quotations (RFQs), issuing Purchase Requisitions (PREQs), obtaining vendor progress reports, expediting when required and maintaining delivery dates with vendors
  • Cooperate with internal and external stakeholders on the resolution of technical problems
  • Manage and support team to deliver the procurement engineering and support service which include checking the completeness of the documents related to the components / equipment that will be newly installed or replaced and the acceptance of these documents, respectively the manufacturing file (history docket), drawings and specifications of the manufacturer, maintenance procedures, etc.

 

Selection Criteria

  • A Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Engineering is required
  • Direct involvement in a CANDU Refurbishment Project/Organization within the past 3 years will be an advantage
  • In depth knowledge of site outage/installation/maintenance of CANDU Nuclear Power Plants
  • Comprehensive understanding of CANDU technology, operations, and components
  • Extensive track record in procurement within the nuclear industry
  • In depth knowledge and experience of use of applicable quality standards for nuclear procurement
  • Experience with project management and interfacing with project teams while coordinating inventory and part management for multiple projects
  • Experience with vendor management: obtain progress reports, expediting when required and maintaining delivery dates with the vendor
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and experience in leading technical projects to successful conclusions
  • A Professional Engineer of Ontario (PEO) or eligible for PEO status with a passion for engineering is preferred but not required
  • High sense of personal accountability
  • Romanian Language proficiency would be beneficial, but is not a requirement

 

This role requires full-time relocation to Cernavoda, Romania for an extended duration. The successful candidate must have a willingness to relocate to Romania for project execution.

 

Kinectrics welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.