17-090 – Technical Specialists

Our client is currently requesting resumes for the following position: Technical Specialists

Resume Due Date: May 25, 2017 (5:00PM EST)                                            

Number of Vacancies:  2

Project: Safety Analysis Improvement Project

Duration: 2 years

Location: Pickering, Ontario (889 Brock Road)

Job Overview

  • Nuclear Safety Analysis (Specialized technical expertise in Thermalhydraulics analysis).
  • Oversight of COG Research and Development (R&D) activities.
  • Specific examples include: Development and testing of CHF correlations.  Development and testing of PDO correlations.  Use and assessment of TUF, RELAP and ASSERT, and modifications, as required to support the above objectives. 
  • Support other thermalhydraulics analysis activities, e.g. migration to RELAP, resolution of CHF/PDO test uncertainties, coolant flow prediction uncertainty, etc. 
  • Analysis of design basis accidents in compliance with REGDOC-2.4.1.  Nuclear Safety support for station projects related to use of cobalt adjusters, Pu-238, shim operation, etc.


  • Hands-on experience in safety analysis, including participation in multi-disciplinary projects.
  • Knowledge of the link between the design basis, operations, and the safety analysis of the station.
  • Experience in managing CNSC regulatory and licensing issues within nuclear safety context.
  • Extensive knowledge of nuclear safety analyses (thermalhydraulics) and their basis, especially as related to CHF and PDO measurements and predictions and use in safety analysis. 
  • Capability to use deterministic safety analysis computer codes, and knowledge of code development and code validation.

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