Position:                               Senior Support Services and Material Control Advisor

Pillar:                                     Kinectrics Nuclear Romania (KNR)

Hours:                                   40 Hours per Week

Location:                              Cernavoda, Romania


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


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 the project activities for large refurbishment projects and will interface closely with the client and 3rd party contractors.


General Accountabilities

  • Support heads of services within the Operational Support Department in the evaluation for acceptance of detailed solutions, technical specifications, implementation, and testing plans with respect to support services and material control
  • Provide oversight and verification of the complex implementation and testing plans for critical activities in the refurbishment project
  • Monitor and ensure that design and refurbishment activities are performed in accordance approved project schedule, budget, and relevant QA processes
  • Define and manage interfaces and scope between discipline-specific design areas to ensure that sufficient resources are allocated to each stage of project
  • Define and manage interfaces and scope between discipline-specific design areas
  • Provide design expertise and verify system-level design documentation
  • Provide assurance that design and manufacturing activities are performed in accordance with written and approved policy, standards, programs, and applicable procedures
  • Adhere to on-time/on-budget criteria associated with refurbishment commitments and success


Selection Criteria

  • A Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Engineering is perferred
  • Direct involvement in a CANDU Refurbishment Project/Organization will be an advantage 
  • 10 years relevant experience, with a minimum of 5 years of experience working with CANDU Nuclear Power Plants
  • In depth knowledge of site outage/installation/maintenance of CANDU Nuclear Power Plants
  • Comprehensive understanding of CANDU technology and operations
  • Demonstrated capability to manage and lead
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality products under tight timelines and high pressure to support unit restart schedules
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and experience in leading technical projects to successful completion
  • Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and have demonstrated a high commitment to quality
  • Strong attention to detail and to quality assurance requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to work in a multi-disciplinary team situation
  • 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.