Position:                              Support to Senior Management  

Pillar:                                  Kinectrics Nuclear Romania (KNR) 

Hours:                                40 Hours per Week 

Location:                             Cernavoda, Romania 

Representation:                    Non-represented 

Number Required:                 6 Individuals


This exciting opportunity offers the potential to further develop Kinectrics’ capabilities and expertise in large-scale projects, as well as expand the company’s presence in Romania. The successful candidate will be responsible for supporting the Romanian client with strategic initiative and addressing performance by supporting senior leaders. 


General Accountabilities 

  • Assisting managerial team in making technical decisions regarding the general performance of the plant by nuclear safety, technical, and reliability point of view
  • Regularly perform inspections, evaluations, walk-downs, with focus on organizational effectiveness, operations, maintenance engineering, radiation protection
  • Consultancy and technical assistance services
  • Oversight of leadership, safety culture, staff engagement
  • Provide site VP assistance in decision making for specific technical decisions identified from different organization assessment tools
  • Performing at site VP’s request any inspection, peer review verification, independent verification of either technical or organizational aspects
  • Advise on best solutions to significant challenges identified by risk management processes to ensure that the issues are adequately addressed
  • Conduct reviews in the areas of organizational effectiveness, operation maintenance, engineering, maintenance, and radiation protection
  • Present the assessment results regarding organizational effectiveness, operation, maintenance and engineering in a monthly written report to SVP, including recommendations on actions to improve plant performance
  • Issue recommendations to improve nuclear safety and overall plant performance based on best practices from the nuclear industry and lessons learnt
  • Assess leadership skills and provide recommendations for improvement


Selection Criteria 

  • A Bachelor’s Degree (or higher) in Engineering is required 
  • MBA from an accredited institution would be an asset 
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) would be an asset 
  • Minimum of 5 years’ experience in a senior management role at a WANO Atlanta affiliated plant
  • Comprehensive understanding of nuclear plant technology, design, and operation
  • In depth knowledge of nuclear site outage/installation/maintenance will be an advantage
  • Demonstrated capability to manage and lead 
  • Demonstrated ability to deliver high quality products under tight timelines and high pressure to support unit restart schedules 
  • Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain excellent client relationships 
  • Excellent problem-solving skills and experience in leading technical projects to successful conclusions 
  • Experience in project management and interfacing with and coordinating activities of multi-disciplinary teams
  • Have excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and have demonstrated a high commitment to quality 
  • Drives results at all levels 
  • 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.