New Job Permanent Member, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission In Ontario

Permanent Member, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission
Permanent Member, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Permanent Member, Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission

Company : Natural Resources Canada
Salary : $815–$955 a day
Location : Ontario

Full Description

This position is not part of Natural Resources Canada or the Canadian Nuclear Safety Commission (CNSC) recruitment. The appointment will be made by the Governor-in-Council and the process is overseen by the Privy Council Office (PCO).

*Applications can only be made through the PCO platform - see link at the bottom of this poster*

About the CNSC: The CNSC is an independent regulatory agency and administrative tribunal, and it has jurisdiction over all nuclear-related activities and substances in Canada. It is responsible for regulating nuclear activities to protect the health, safety and security of Canadians and the environment, and to implement Canada’s international commitments on the peaceful use of nuclear energy.

About the position: Permanent Members participate in hearings and meetings of a quasi-judicial administrative tribunal, and analyze and evaluate cases before this administrative tribunal, including the licensing of major nuclear facilities, for the purpose of rendering decisions that are in keeping with the discharge of his/her responsibility under the Nuclear Safety and Control Act. The Commission may, with the approval of the Governor in Council, make legally binding regulations.

Diversity and Official Languages

We are committed to providing a healthy and accessible workplace that supports one’s dignity, self-esteem and the ability to achieve one’s full potential. With this in mind, all appointees will be expected to take steps to promote and maintain a healthy, respectful, inclusive and harassment-free work environment.

Preference may be given to applicants who are members of one or more of the following groups: women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities, and members of a visible minority group.

The Government of Canada will consider bilingual proficiency and diversity in assessing applicants. You are therefore encouraged to include in your online profile your ability to speak and understand your second official language.

What experience are we looking for?

  • A degree from a recognized university in a relevant field of study, or an acceptable combination of education, job-related training and/or experience;
  • Experience collaborating with and/or working in scientific, health, environmental science, energy or engineering organizations, or academic institutions;
  • Experience with developing, interpreting and/or applying legislative and regulatory frameworks or policies;
  • Experience in making complex decisions involving large amounts of technical evidence and incorporating the need to balance the interests and rights of a diverse range of stakeholders and Indigenous peoples; and
  • Experience interacting with and/or working in regulatory agencies or quasi-judicial administrative tribunals.

For full position details and to apply, please visit

Job Type: Part-time

Salary: $815.00-$955.00 per day

Work Location: Hybrid remote in Ottawa, ON

Application deadline: 2023-02-28