Types of careers - Canadian Nuclear Association

Types of careers

Engineers

  • Civil/structural
  • Electrical
  • Materials
  • Mechanical
  • Nuclear
  • Computer
  • Instrumentation and control
  • Fire protection
  • Systems
  • Project management

Professionals

  • Accountants
  • Analysts
  • Business management experts
  • Chemists
  • Document control experts
  • Health physicists
  • Information technology experts
  • Occupational safety, including radiation safety experts
  • Plant operators (licensed and non-licensed)
  • Statistics/probabilistic risk assessment experts
  • Training specialists

Technicians and skilled trades

  • Carpenters
  • Construction trades and related workers
  • Electricians
  • Engineering technicians
  • Heavy equipment operators
  • Machinists
  • Maintenance technicians
  • Millwrights
  • Pipefitters
  • Science technicians, including chemical, environmental protection, instrumentation and control, radiation protection and nuclear
  • Security officers
  • Welders