Internship

Innovation Catalyst Intern

Nuclear Promise X Inc.


  Posted: May 27, 2021

  Location: Kincardine, Ontario

  Internship Program: Natural Resources

  Salary Range: $50,000 - $60,000

  Hours per Week: 40

  Start Date: July 5, 2021

  End Date: June 30, 2022

Job Description

In this role you will obtain invaluable, hands-on technical experience that you can't learn in a classroom. Our team will help you to roll up your sleeves and apply textbook theory and lab experience in creating solutions for real nuclear industry challenges. Your number one responsibility is to be a driver for innovation and bring a passion for problem-solving. You'll be thinking outside the box and ready to make an impact.

Duties and Responsibilities

What you'll do:
Develop and lead internal innovation projects
Research new technology and potential applications in the Nuclear and clean energy Industry (ie carbon capture, hydrogen, SMRs)
Prepare capital justifications for new technology;
Lead technical advancement projects, resource and build internal support teams;
Continually incorporate lessons learned into new procedure and future designs;
Work with nuclear engineers and other stakeholders to create designs which maximize the value generated by operating automated equipment.
Manage the day-to-day activities of projects, communicate with stakeholder teams as necessary to ensure project deliverables meet quality expectations
Support the preparation of a pipeline of bankable project ideas and leverage innovative technologies and solutions for development
Review design documentation, technical specifications, applicable codes & standards, development and test plans.
Liaise with customer design, operations, and maintenance personnel to gather site-specific design information.
Participate in walk-downs of various equipment in the plant.
Prepare and present technical data to internal and external customers.
Ensure designs comply with applicable company, technical, and regulatory standards.
Support the development and estimating of engineering proposals.

Knowledge and Skills

· Having a passion for innovation and for cutting edge technology
· Enthusiastic and experienced in working in a team environment
· Having engineering and project management experience
· Being a big Picture Thinker
· Not afraid to step up and show us your creative side
· Are eligible to work in Canada

Education Required

Post-secondary (college or university)

Certification Required

Security clearance

  How to Apply

To apply, send your resume to talent@npxinnovation.ca.

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