Kincardine, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Nuclear

Occupational Health Nurse

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Position Overview

Since 1967, we have proudly served Ontario’s nuclear industry.

Aecon Nuclear aims to be the partner-of-choice for key nuclear clients and our dedication to excellence is leading us there. Aecon Nuclear provides a full spectrum of Engineering, Procurement and Construction (EPC) services, in addition to maintenance and manufacturing services tailored to meet the demanding requirements of the nuclear power industry.


The Shoreline Power Group is a Joint Venture of Aecon, AECOM and SNC-Lavalin. Shoreline Power Group will be completing the Fuel Channel and Feeder Replacement (FCFR) project. The joint venture has been awarded a contract by Bruce Power to execute the Unit 6 FCFR at the Bruce Nuclear Generating Station in Kincardine, Ontario.
This project is part of Bruce Power’s Life Extension Program, which will allow Bruce Power’s CANDU units to continue to operate safely through to 2064, the project is the centerpiece of the Major Component Replacement (MCR) program to replace the main components of the reactor. Unit 6 is the first of six reactors being replaced by Bruce Power through the MCR program.
The scope of work includes the removal and replacement of calandria tubes, pressure tubes, and feeders for Unit 6, as well as construction management and trade labour. Work is scheduled to commence in June 2020, with expected completion in the third quarter of 2022.


Reporting directly to the EHS Director, the Occupational Nurse will be a resource to the Environmental Health & Safety Department on various medical, occupational health or preventative initiatives for the Shoreline Power Group and Steam generator Replacement Team Joint Ventures. The position is intended to assist in providing as much care at the site as is reasonably possible.


Key Responsibilities

  • Ensure compliance with regulatory requirements, and responsible for securing and developing all records, equipment and programs related to occupational health services.
  • Provide first aid at site for joint venture personnel, evaluate and treat injuries and illnesses in an efficient and professional manner within the scope of practice and consistent with clinical nursing guidelines.
  • Provide post injury follow up with personnel
  • Maintain treatment log
  • Maintain first aid cabinet and first aid room supplies
  • Monitor and maintain documentation on any modified or restricted duty cases
  • Develop and support early and safe return to normal duty plan in coordination with the EHS department and supervision
  • Provide wellness information to joint venture personnel
  • Liaise with internal claims management staff, WSIB and medical personnel regarding any claims/case related issues
  • Provide basic vision test for personnel as required


Required Knowledge and Experience

  • Must be a registered nurse in the province of Ontario
  • Nurse Practitioner designation will be preferred
  • Basic understanding of regulations applicable to occupational and environmental health and safety
  • Detail oriented and have the ability to multitask
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Occupational nursing accreditation or direct construction site experience preferred
  • Ability to manage cases with a view to providing site based treatment whenever possible
  • Due to the nature of work conducted by Aecon, mandated nuclear export controls requirements must be met for employment               
  • Our background check process includes a full security check and clearance process as well as reference checks. The security clearance process includes a comprehensive list of previous residences, employment, education and other pertinent information. Those with a valid Bruce Power security clearance are strongly preferred.


Aecon has every intention of fostering diversity within and across our organization. We welcome those who would contribute to the further diversification of our staff including, but not limited to, women, visible minorities, Indigenous people, persons with disabilities, and persons of any sexual orientation or gender identity.


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