Mechanical Maintenance Technician

Company Name: BWX Technologies

Location: Cambridge, ON, CA

Job Duration: 2021-06-11 to 2021-07-11


BWXT Canada Ltd. is a world leader in design, engineering, manufacture, construction and service of nuclear power generation equipment.  As a supplier of innovative, high-quality nuclear components and services we cater to a worldwide customer base.  We take great pride in supplying highly engineered solutions that allow our customers to compete within the complex nuclear power generation industry.


Mechanical Maintenance Technician


We are currently recruiting for a Mechanical Maintenance Technician position for our Operations Services group in Cambridge, Ontario.




The Mechanical Maintenance Technician is responsible for reviewing specifications (internal and external), working in a team environment, completing and documenting equipment refurbishment tasks per MITP / procedure, organizing and testing equipment for deployment to site, executing work at our customer’s site and potentially taking a Lead Technican role during an Outage.





  • Maintain and enhance equipment and tooling performance for the Waterlancing program.
  • During project execution work in the field as a Waterlancing technician or lead, responsible for setting up, troubleshooting and maintaining equipment.
  • Maintain Waterlancing operating procedures and technicians’ qualifications.
  • Undertake moderately complex technical assignments of a repeating nature that are part of an ongoing engineering program in support of activities such as design, testing, production, operation of equipment and systems.
  • Assist in diagnosing causes of system, equipment or material failures using various processes and tools.
  • Implement process changes/improvements through tooling, fixturing, etc.




  • Displays technical competence. Must understand the objectives of professional staff but requires some direction from engineers.
  • Post-secondary education in a technical field is preferred.
  • 1 – 3 years previous work experience in an associated field would be preferred.
  • Strong automation/control system knowledge or background is an asset.
  • Previous experience working at a Nuclear Facility (BP, OPG or NBP) would be preferred.
  • Extensive site work/travel is required (50% – 60%).
  • Field projects will require shift work and extended work hours.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with the ability to work effectively as part of a team or independently.


We thank you for your interest, however, only those candidates under consideration will be contacted.


BWXT Canada is committed to fostering an accessible, fair, and inclusive environment where all employees are able to access goods while being respected and supported. If you require accommodations during the application or interview process, please advise us as soon as possible so appropriate arrangements can be made. If you require information in a format that is accessible to you, please contact Human Resources.


BWXT Canada Ltd. embraces diversity of thought, values individuality, encourages new perspectives and provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified employees and applicants without regard to race, ancestry, place of origin, colour, ethnic origin, citizenship, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, age, record of offences, marital status, family status or disability, or any other category protected by provincial law.