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Electrical Engineer I-IV

Term Position
Point Lepreau Nuclear Generating Station, New Brunswick, Canada
Competition # E20328-2023

At NB Power, we work hard every day to provide reliable, safe, and sustainable energy for more than 400,000 customers. Why? Because we’re New Brunswickers too. Our more than 2,600 employees are focused on constantly improving our customers’ experience while delivering innovative energy solutions to New Brunswickers in their homes, businesses and communities. Join us in being part of building a sustainable energy future for New Brunswick.

Working with a team of NB Power engineering and scientific professionals in the Advanced Reactor Development group, with a focus in the development of Generation IV Small Modular Reactor (SMR) technologies, NB Power Nuclear is building a pool of candidates with unique and specialized engineering education, experience, skills and knowledge in the following area:

We are seeking applicants with the following education and qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Engineering, or Bachelor of Applied Science
    • Electrical Discipline
  • Registration, or eligibility for Registration, as a Professional Engineer in the province of New Brunswick.

Please submit your cover letter and résumé highlighting:

  • Minimum six (6) years of work-related experience following completion of Bachelor’s degree.
  • Your field experience in an electrical utility or other heavy industrial setting, or nuclear facility.
  • Any areas of specialized expertise you have, such as:
    • electrical design of power generation systems and switchyards/substations
    • system specialist/engineer of electrical systems at a power generation facility
    • HVAC & HVDC electrical transmission systems
    • design and drawing review (conceptual, preliminary, detailed)
    • specification, technical requirement, and scope of work development
    • construction
  • Familiarity with and knowledge of relevant codes and standards, such as:
    • IEEE Standards and documents
    • EPRI Standards and documents
    • CSA C22.1 - Canadian Electrical Code
  • Your status or eligibility for registration as a Professional Engineer in the province of New Brunswick.

An equivalent combination of training and experience will be considered. Subject to competition response, the minimum qualifications may be modified.

Due to security requirements at Canadian Nuclear facilities, the successful candidate will require a Site Access Security Clearance which includes verification of background information, references, a Criminal Record Name Check and a Canadian Security Intelligence Service security recommendation.

An Eligibility List generated from this competition may be used to fill future vacancies at the same level within a period of up to 12 months.

Please ensure a resume and a copy of your degree/diploma/certificate are attached to your online application.

NB Power will accept foreign credentials as long as they are considered acceptable by a recognized Canadian educational institution. Candidates with foreign education credentials are required to provide proof of Canadian equivalency. Any applicable fees are the responsibility of the candidate. For more information, you may refer to the Canadian Information Centre of International Credentials at Canadian Information Centre of International Credentials:

In order to be considered for this employment opportunity you must be eligible to work in Canada.

Please note that only applications submitted through the NB Power website will be considered, as the showing of our postings on various websites may not have been requested or approved.

For questions concerning this job opening please contact Gary Doull at .

Closing date: 11:59 p.m. AST, February 8, 2023

NB Power is an equal opportunity employer dedicated to workforce diversity