Job Description

Job Title:
Maintenance Engineering Specialists
Posted Date:
Chalk River, Ontario, Canada

The successful candidate will work for Maintenance Engineering and Assessment as a team member of Maintenance Engineering.

  • Producing, updating, and upgrading maintenance documentation such as maintenance procedures and manuals, emergency procedures, safety documents, QA documents and other maintenance related documents.
  • Identifying, investigating, and solving maintenance problems.
  • Support effective maintenance of MEA.
  • Provide work coordination support for maintenance activities.
  • Provide review of internal work plans and replacement component documentation for registered systems.
  • Incorporating lessons learned from operating experience into the maintenance program.
  • Plan and coordinate process improvements, upgrades, maintenance or repairs.
  • Proposing alternatives/improvements to the existing equipment and/or process to optimize the equipment performance.
  • Act a single point of contact on maintenance activities.
  • Review designs, write and review work plans, generate and review preventative maintenance procedures, and provide field support to Maintainers.
  • Perform/coordinate facility walk downs to improve preventative maintenance programs.
  • Optimize maintenance program.
  • Providing maintenance technical assistance to personnel involved in projects and non-standard tests.
  • Ensuring maintenance activities are documented as required.
  • Play a significant role in addressing and upgrading ageing system components with state-of-the-art replacements.
  • Developing, revising when required, and delivering training on maintenance related activities.
  • Perform on-call duty, if required.
  • Assist in establishing and maintaining technical performance parameters of equipment and processes to meet product specifications.
  • Assist in identifying and procuring replacement material and equipment.
  • Support efforts to improve work processes and increase maintenance effectiveness.
  • Provide support to resolve outstanding procedural requirements to support maintenance program.
  • Support Maintainers as a technical resource.
  • Interact effectively with Managers, Engineers, Supervisors, Operators and Skilled Trades.


  • Honours Bachelor in Engineering or Science from a university of recognized standing with a focus in Mechanical, Chemical, Civil or Process Engineering
  • Or membership in an engineering or scientific professional organization authorized by statute to establish qualification for membership in that organization.
  • The preferred discipline is Mechanical Engineering. Candidates with a degree in another engineering discipline with a demonstrated aptitude will also be considered.
  • General computer literacy in word processing, spreadsheets, and database software is required.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, maintain a clear focus on team goals, and establish good rapport with groups of individuals of many diverse professions is required.
  • Must have good communication skills, demonstrated leadership ability, interpersonal skills and the ability to excel as a member of a working team.
  • Must be able to read and understand all types of engineering drawings. Experience in the management of small projects would be an asset.
  • Proven organizational and work planning skills and the ability to work with a minimum amount of supervision.
  • Excellent written and oral communications skills are required.
  • Ability to perform a variety of duties, changing tasks without loss of efficiency or composure.
  • Basic knowledge of safety requirements within industrial operations.
  • Knowledge of Computerized Maintenance Management System software is an asset.
  • Knowledge of MS Access is an asset.
  • Experience in maintenance planning, design, commissioning and/or operations experience in a plant or nuclear operating environment would be an asset.
  • Knowledge of CLC, CAN N286, ISO 9000, CSA B51, and ASME standards would be an asset.
  • Member of a provincial professional engineering association or registered in PEO Engineering Internship Training Program.

CNL has an Employment Equity Program and encourages applications from women, Aboriginal Peoples, visible minorities and persons with disabilities.




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