Kincardine, ON, CA

Operating Sector:  Nuclear

Quality Control Supervisor

At Aecon, we’re building the future and our people are at the heart of everything we do. We're always looking for exceptional talent to work on our exciting and ever-expanding project portfolios. We are focused on being the #1 Canadian Infrastructure Company and the first choice employer in our industry.




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 Quality Control Supervisor is responsible for the supervision of the site QC inspection teams and ensures quality and associated documentation meet Code, Customer and quality program requirements. The position reports on quality and technical matters to the applicable shop or site Quality Manager or designate.


Key Responsibilities

  • The QC team receives all required safety training and that they work in a safe and efficient manner.
  • Ensure quality programs are fully implemented.
  • Supervision and support of QC Inspectors in all daily work activities. 
  • Training of staff and guidance in the performance of their duties.
  • Timely inspections are being performed.
  • Compliance to project specifications, drawings, and relevant code requirements.
  • Physical & visual inspections of projects in progress.
  • Interface with customer/owner and Code inspectors is provided.
  • Accurate and timely documentation submittals.
  • Compliance with all quality elements relating to the CWB, B&PV and Nuclear Quality Programs.  
  • Feedback to QC Inspectors on performance of duties.
  • Encouragement and coaching of employee(s) in order to foster professional development.
  • Effective teamwork is promoted within the QC Inspection team.
  • Support and assistance to employees in coordinating activities requiring the cooperation of suppliers, distributors and other divisions.
  • Development and supervision in the preparation of job related documentation.
  • Coordination of QC work according to daily and weekly production schedules.  
  • Required periodic activities are performed including: cleaning and calibrating of equipment, providing testing materials, organizing equipment, and ordering supplies.
  • Assist in developing Quality Procedures and Work Instructions for both shop and site projects.


Required Knowledge and Experience

  • Post-secondary school education in welding technology, QA/QC or a related discipline at the University or College level.
  • Minimum of five years’ experience in a fabrication inspection / quality assurance role in lead role. 
  • Good communication and organizational skills.
  • Computer literate in MS Office and databases.
  • Nuclear and Non-Nuclear ASME & CSA Codes / ISO 9001 and CWB knowledge and working experience.
  • CWB/AWS/API Weld Inspector- Level II or Equivalent (an asset).
  • NDE training in PT, MT, and VT.
  • Training in calibration methods and processes.
  • Quality Program Auditor training.


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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