Role description

Interested in joining Canada’s premier nuclear science and technology organisation? Put your engineering and safety training experience to work as a Fire Protection Specialist.

In this role you will have the opportunity to provide subject matter expertise in the area of fire protection to ensure compliance with applicable fire protection codes and standards. Analyse current best practices and measure them against industry standards to ensure compliance. Build on your extensive training and compliance background to design and implement an effective “Fire Protection Documentation Review Program”.

Knowledge, Experience and Skills

  • Develop and implement an effective “Fire Protection Documentation Review Program”
  • Review governance and supporting documentation to ensure they are accurate and meet current license requirements
  • Review and recommend document changes to the Fire Protection Program Authority
  • Review and identify areas for improvement and ensure amendments are completed for existing governance, teaching plans and course documents
  • Conduct gap analysis against industry best practices and current license and law requirements
  • Prepare logistically for all audits, inspections, reviews
  • Liaison with both internal and external organisations as directed by the Fire Protection Program Authority
  • Provide subject matter expertise in respect to fire screenings, compensatory measures, (ITM) inspection testing and maintenance activities, as well as code and standard interpretations
  • Design, develop, and implement an effective “Training Plan Monitoring Program”

Required Qualifications

  • Bachelor of Engineering or other relevant degree
  • Minimum National Fire Protection Association (NFPA) 1041 Level 2
  • Minimum 7+ years of fire service training experience, including development, implementation and evaluating of training standards
  • Knowledge of nuclear industry is an asset
  • General understanding of the National Building Code, National Fire Code and NFPA Standards is an asset

We wish to thank all applicants for their interest and effort in applying for this position; however, we can only consider applicants who are eligible to work in Canada and who are already located in the country.

Essential skills

Fire Safety | Compliance | Training & Development | Documentation Review | Safety Standards | NFPA 1041 Level 2

Tom is an Account Manager and Recruitment Consultant with professional experience in talent acquisition, L&D, and client management. Passionate about connecting professionals to exciting opportunities in the nuclear industry.

Tom Hiebert