Position:                                 Senior Engineer/Scientist (I&C Design)

Location:                               Toronto, ON


General Accountabilities

To deliver I&C engineering expertise service to power generation utilities and other customers. The specific accountabilities of the position include the following:

  • Provide I&C engineering design and analysis for nuclear and other industrial plants.
  • Provide a high level of expertise in one or more specific areas e.g. control instrumentation assessment/design/specification of equipment and components; etc. 
  • Perform engineering change design and analysis following established change control procedures for conceptual, preliminary, and detailed design phases.
  • Prepare engineering specifications, change papers, calculations, and design bill of material.
  • Understand and assess client problems and determine appropriate means of solution.
  • Manage projects and act as design team lead where appropriate.
  • Interface effectively with other staff on multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Stay current with developments within your field of expertise.


Selection Criteria

  • Bachelor’s or advanced Degree in Electrical/I&C Engineering
  • 10+ years’ experience in I&C design engineering
  • Proven track record in I&C design and analysis in nuclear power generation or similar highly regulated industry sectors.
  • Strong knowledge of control system design and equipment including control computers, PID controllers, Digital Control System (DCS), Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) etc.
  • In depth knowledge and experience of use of appropriate codes and standards, as applied to nuclear plant and conventional plants.
  • Experience in project management and interfacing with and coordinating activities of multi-disciplinary teams.
  • Be familiar with rigorous engineering change control processes and application of QA programs.
  • Have excellent communication skills, both written and oral, and have demonstrated a high commitment to quality.
  • A Professional Engineer of Ontario (PEO), or eligible for PEO status, with a passion for engineering.
  • Innovative, enthusiastic and ready to be part of our dynamic team.
  • OPG and Bruce Power Security Clearance is an asset


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.