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Company: Tetra Tech
Location: Tiverton, ON, Canada
Career Level: Mid-Senior Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Tetra Tech is a leading provider of high-end consulting and engineering services for projects worldwide. With more than 20,000 associates working together, Tetra Tech provides clear solutions to complex problems in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development.  Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in over 400 locations around the world. We offer competitive compensation and benefits and are searching for innovative people to join our teams. We are Leading with Science® to provide sustainable and resilient solutions for our clients.


Job Details:


We are currently seeking Project Engineers - Electrical for our Kincardine, Ontario office. To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.



  • Provide technical support and oversight during planning, development, execution and commissioning of plant modifications.

  • Responsible for delivering the overall technical scope of the project as identified in scope of work document.

  • Be knowledgeable of the technical and quality requirements (ex. Pressure Boundary) and the regulatory codes and standards applicable to the discipline, used in the preparation and review of work procedures such as; Work coordination plans, commissioning plans and reports.

  • Interface with internal contacts within PMC programs and site engineering, operations, maintenance departments etc. and support communications with external regulatory agencies, contract service providers, manufacturers, etc. in alignment with approved designs and supply chain processes.

  • Where applicable, provide input as a mandatory stakeholder during conceptual phase of the project.

  • Review conceptual and preliminary Engineering reports for compliance to the overall technical scope of work, cost and schedule. Request revisions as required.

  • Participate in design and construction vendor selection process.

  • Support Project Development Phase by reviews during 50% and 90% design package submissions from constructability and execution standpoint. Ensure that the design and construction margins are well understood.

  • Request constructability reviews for projects as necessary.

  • Conduct and lead interactive planning sessions to discuss and resolve constructability/ field execution planning issues.

  • Prepare, review or approve installation procedures, work coordination plans, test procedures and commissioning plans for successful implementation of the project.

  • Provide technical specifications for contract documents as required.   Review and evaluate vendor bids for technical details and compliance to Bruce Power requirements.

  • Provide technical assistance/guidance and field support to construction personnel or other clients related to the interpretation of design information, work method and constructability based on project requirements.

  • Provide engineering guidance and authority to progress work for all non-intent changes to the design package during installation and commissioning. 

  • Lead technical troubleshooting for post installation issues related to commissioning. Use corrective action process to perform investigations (A3, EACE, RCI etc.) to avoid repeated occurrence.

  • Work with field engineering/ services to provide timely response to vendor requests via RFI process.

  • Participate in establishing and updating schedules for project engineering deliverables.

  • Lead available for service (AFS) and project closeout activities.

  • Responsible for maintaining own qualification as per TQD, Training and qualification requirements.

  • Perform other duties as required and assigned by line management.     


Skills and Knowledge Requirements:

  • Requires knowledge of physics, chemistry, metallurgy, mathematics, electricity, engineering and economics to technically understand the operation of the facility.

  • Requires strong technical writing skills for preparing specifications, work instructions, asset management documents, and planning documents. Must have a demonstrated ability to prepare clear and concise reports. Must be able to propose recommendations and resolution to technical issues both verbally and in writing.

  • Ability to interface effectively with Plant Operations, Plant Engineering, Maintenance, other technical staff, Regulators and other stakeholders. Ability to interact positively with others by developing trust, mutual respect and cooperative working relationships.

  • Requires experience to solve problems, to provide advice and guidance, to initiate developmental studies and to make recommendations during the design, commissioning and operation of a nuclear facility; to evaluate components or materials, and to perform economic studies and evaluations associated with the design, commissioning and operation of a nuclear facility and at all times to work safely.

Education and Experience Requirements:

Project Engineer

  • Completion of a 4 year University degree in Electrical Engineering.

  • Must be registered as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) within the Province of Ontario

  • A period of up to and including 6 years is considered necessary to gain this experience

  • Must be able to obtain Federal security clearance.

  • Previous nuclear or Bruce Power experience is considered an asset.

  • Coaching, mentoring, professional services management, communication and interpersonal skills are essential.

  • Must be able to work as part of a multi-disciplined team.


Selection Criteria:

  • Skills, knowledge, education, and experience per the above qualifications.

  • Completion of Behavioural and Critical Thinking assessments.

  • Technical and Competency based interview.

  • Past performance record and suitability for the position.

For more information on our company, please visit our website at www.tetratech.com. To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter on the Careers portion of our website at www.tetratech.com/careers.

We thank all applicants for their interest; however only those selected for an interview will be contacted. Tetra Tech is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Please contact local HR regarding any accommodation requirements to make the recruitment process accessible to all interested parties. We invite resumes from all interested parties including women, minorities, veterans and persons with disabilities.

Additional Information
  • Organization: 705 PWR

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