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Company: Tetra Tech
Location: Kincardine, ON, Canada
Career Level: Entry Level
Industries: Manufacturing, Engineering, Aerospace


Intermediate Mechanical Engineer – Kincardine  

Tetra Tech Canada Inc

Power Division 


Tetra Tech combines the resources of a global, multibillion-dollar company with local, client-focused delivery in more than 400 locations around the world. Our reputation rests on the technical expertise and dedication of our employees—21,000 associates working together to provide smart, scalable solutions for challenging projects. We are proud to be home to leading technical experts in water, environment, infrastructure, resource management, energy, and international development. Apply today and join the company that is Leading with Science®.


Job Details:


Tetra Tech is actively seeking an Intermediate Mechanical Engineer for our Kincardine Office. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


Your Role:

  • Responsible for the specification, sizing of equipment, and the inter-connection to ensure satisfactory process performance
  • Piping & Instrumentation Diagrams (P&ID)
  • Datasheet/Technical specification of process equipment
  • Support on the general arrangement of the process
  • Validation of subcontractors' documents
  • Start-up notes and O&M manuals
  • Uses initiative and judgement in resolving problems, interprets engineering specifications, obtaining and analyzing data and design
  • Develop effective working relationship with colleagues, officials and associates for the purpose of discussing design problems, explaining design features and specification and other project control criteria
  • Solve problems by use of combinations of standard procedures, modifications of standard procedures or methods developed in previous assignments
  • Conducts independent studies and analysis making interpretation and typical decisions
  • Exercises independent judgement in selecting and interpreting information, handling deviations from standard methods and resolving difficulties
  • Preparation and/or verification of procurement activities and deliverables.
  • Prepare purchase requisition, review technical content of supplier bids and technical submissions
  • Perform any required inspections as necessary for procurement of material.
  • Provides guidance to junior engineers and technical staff assigned to a common task
  • On occasions, gets involved in the tendering and the construction phase to provide support to the commissioning engineers during the start-up and the performance tests of the plants



  • Completion of a four-year University Degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • 4+ years of related working experience in a design consulting environment
  • Registered Professional Engineer (P.Eng) in Ontario
  • Must be able to obtain a federal security clearance
  • Must be located in the Kincardine area or willing to relocate
  • Should be able and willing to occasionally travel to other office locations and client sites/locations as required
  • Work experience as a Mechanical Engineer in a nuclear environment, working on Ontario Power Generation or Bruce Power projects is considered an asset.
  • Experience with flow analysis and pipe stress analysis software would be considered an asset
  • Specific knowledge in piping, and specifically alloyed piping in terms of definition, specification, calculation, sourcing, prefabrication and assembly will be considered an asset
  • Working knowledge of Facilities and HVAC design would also be considered an asset
  • Knowledge of related disciplines, i.e. Civil/Structural, Electrical and Instrumentation/Controls is required
  • Demonstrate ability to be flexible, adaptable and work under tight schedules in a fast-paced environment


As this position may be serving clients that have COVID-19 vaccination requirements for site access, we will be confirming your eligibility to comply with this requirement.

This is a permanent full-time, salaried position. We offer a great place to work, and an engaging culture that is based on innovation, collaboration and integrity. Our compensation plan includes a competitive salary with a comprehensive benefits package, and excellent opportunities for growth and advancement.


Explore our open positions at https://www.tetratech.com/careers. Follow us on social media to learn more about our people, culture, and opportunities:

LinkedIn: @TetraTechCareers

Twitter: @TetraTechJobs

Facebook: @TetraTechCareers


Tetra Tech is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer. Diversity, inclusion, and equity are among Tetra Tech's core values. Throughout our history, the company has prioritized equitable inclusion of all people. All qualified candidates will be considered without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, military or veteran status, gender, age, disabilities, sexual orientation, gender identity, pregnancy and pregnancy-related conditions, genetic information and any other characteristics protected by the law. We invite resumes from all interested parties, including women; First Nations Metis and Inuit persons; members of visible minority groups; and persons with disabilities. Please visit our website at www.tetratech.com to see the array of diverse services and exciting projects we are currently working on.


We thank all applicants for their interest, however, only those candidates selected for interviews will be contacted.


Please no phone calls or agencies


Additional Information
  • Organization: 705 PWR

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