Job description

Company description

Tyne Engineering specializes in the design and manufacture of complex engineering systems in the fields of process engineering, mechanical engineering, and instrumentation and controls for nuclear and tritium handling industries.

Tyne Engineering is committed to helping our clients solve challenging and complex issues. Our innovative team enjoys interesting work offering variety and challenge. The company designs and is currently building a number of projects from the skid mounted process systems to safety related electronic projects, radiation monitoring systems, and commercial grade dedication systems that replace obsolete nuclear reactor systems.

Tyne Engineering team members are guided by the importance of building trusted relationships, personal accountability, innovation, and excellence in everything we do. We are seeking reliable, knowledgeable engineers and/or technical persons to join our team, contributing to our purpose and embracing our values.

Job description

Tyne is not a union shop. We require pipe fitters to help in the fabrication and installation of pipe spools for reactor process skids. Persons qualified as pipe fitters will be familiar with all of the standard processes for piping workshop skills in pipe fitting. They will be fully conversant with the reading of piping drawings and will prepare piping installations for welding by others. They will cut, shape, size and position piping so that welds can be successfully radiographed according to code. They will also assist in the installation of small pressure vessels into the skids and connect into the nozzles to avoid the high stresses on the nozzles that can occur in improperly installed piping. All piping will be carried out to a carefully arranged QA program.

Essential duties and responsibilities

  • Selects type and size of pipe and related materials according to job specifications.
  • Cut, shape, size, position, so welds can be successfully radiographed according to code.
  • Join pipe through threading, soldering, and preparing pipe for welding by a pipe welder.
  • Secure pipes to structures with clamps, brackets, and hangers, using hand or power tools.
  • Test piping systems for leaks by increasing pressure in pipes and observing gauges attached to pipes for indication of leaks.
  • Maintain knowledge of all tools required to perform the pipe discipline.
  • Maintains work area and equipment.
  • Maintains appropriate knowledge and ability levels to efficiently perform all assigned work and utilizes this knowledge base to become proficient on new/unfamiliar assignments.
  • Other duties as assigned.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications, & Experience:

  • Work within precise limits or standards of accuracy.
  • Follow instructions and read blueprints.
  • Use logical step-by-step procedures in work.
  • Plan work and solve problems.
  • Make decisions based on measurable information.
  • Perform a variety of duties which may change often and operate machinery.
  • Visualize objects in three-dimensions from plans and drawings.

Minimum Requirements

  • 3 year of pipefitting experience or equivalent in technical training
  • High School Diploma
  • Must be authorized to work in the Canada without needing sponsorship at time of hiring or in the future.

Tyne Engineering, Inc. has provided worldwide design and manufacturing solutions for over 25 years. Our commitment to quality, responsiveness, and attention to detail has earned us the reputation as a leading provider of nuclear industry solutions.

Join Tyne and you will discover a culture built on diversity, respect, and above all teamwork. Together with our team, you will discover opportunities to make a difference in our world by solving our clients’ critical problems in the most innovative ways.

A commitment to excellence and hard work will be rewarded with a competitive salary and career advancement opportunities.

We are an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. We consider applicants without regard to race, color, religion, age, national origin, ancestry, ethnicity, gender, gender identity, gender expression, sexual orientation, marital status, veteran status, disability, genetic information, citizenship status, or membership in any other group protected by federal, provincial, or local law.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

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Job Type: Full-time



  • pipefitting: 3 years (preferred)