Would you like to work for a company where your work has real effects in the lives of Canadians every day? Our client is one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, and a National Capital Region Top Employer. They are looking for someone interested in taking on a vital role as a Nuclear Energy Worker, and acting as both a client ambassador for the company, and troubleshooting industrial technical equipment.
The role and responsibilities:
The Service Technician will be responsible for performing installation, maintenance and repair of Industrial Irradiation Division products worldwide. You will organize, direct and perform radioactive source transfer for products in the field. You will participate in the assembly and testing of irradiator equipment as required. You will prepare records and reports of equipment performance and make recommendation for enhancements/corrective actions. Some of the activities involve bending and lifting heavy material (equipment and modules of 35-50 lbs), the ability to work around tight areas as well as the ability to climb up and down, and work off ladders.
You’re the right person for this job, if the following is true:
You handle pressure, and urgent problems calmly and with a methodical approach
You’re comfortable taking a role that is more of a lifestyle than a job - you will travelling be up to 160 days per year
You are personable and easily build trust with co-workers
Comfortable with physical work, and paid overtime as needed
You are comfortable working in a team, but also confident enough to make independent decisions
You see value in becoming part of a stable company in a unique industry
Requirements for success:
3 year technologist diploma, preferably from an electrical, manufacturing, or mechanical discipline
6 years + direct related experience, OR completion of an electrical or mechanical trade apprenticeship of any variety
You have a healthy respect for safety regulations
You possess good business acumen and are comfortable making independent decisions and recommendations to stakeholders in a timely manner
You possess good analytical skills, especially to trouble shoot and service technical equipment
Significant global travel up to 160 days per year is an expectation
All interested and qualified applicants should apply directly to firstname.lastname@example.org or directly to Nordion’s website @www.nordion.com. Only those in consideration will be contacted.