Inspector Trainee, Boiler and Pressure Vessels

Technical Standards & Safety Authority (TSSA)


London, Sarnia and surrounding areas

Department Name

About Us

Since 1997, the Technical Standards and Safety Authority (TSSA) has delivered public safety services on behalf of the government of Ontario. With headquarters in west Toronto, the TSSA is a self-funded, not-for-profit organization that employs approximately 400 staff across Ontario. The roles within the TSSA are as diverse as the Province we serve. It takes all kinds of people with varied skillsets and backgrounds to meet our organizational goals, but all our employees share a few key traits:

  • We are passionate about public safety.
  • We are highly skilled, problem-solvers.
  • We are collaborators who are invested in the communities we work in.
  • We are more than employees; we are serving the greater good.
  • We are committed to life-long learning and development.
  • We operate with the highest integrity.

No matter which area you work in, you will collaborate with experts across diverse fields, backgrounds and cultures, expanding your knowledge and helping you realize your full potential.__

We are currently looking for an Inspector Trainee, Boiler and Pressure Vessels (in London, Sarnia and surrounding areas)

The Big Picture – this position in TSSA…

As an Inspector Trainee, you will be trained provide safety management services to our industry customers and the public through on-site inspections. You will ensure compliance to codes, standards, safety bulletins, and the Technical Standards & Safety Act and Regulations.

We are looking for individuals who are technically strong and have an eye for detail. Our inspectors are team players with excellent problem solving skills.

So, does this sound like you? If so, this could be your next big opportunity!

What you will do?

  • For the first 12 months you will be provided in-house training, job shadowing, participating all the training to write the Ontario Certificate of Competency and will be able to obtain the National Board “IS” and “AI” Commission and ‘N’ and ‘R’ Endorsement.
  • As an Inspector, you will promote public safety through the periodic/in-service inspection and certification of boilers, pressure vessels and pressure piping.
  • You will perform both conventional and nuclear shop inspections for the manufacturing of boilers and pressure vessels.
  • In addition, you will also apply your technical proficiency by conducting welder and brazer tests and by monitoring repairs and alterations to boilers and pressure vessels.
  • As a strong communicator, you will develop progressive relationships with your internal and external customers to promote safety-oriented results.

What do you need to succeed?

  • You are qualified to write the Ontario Certificate of Competency and will be able to obtain the National Board “IS” and “AI” Commission and ‘N’ and ‘R’ Endorsement.
  • Your three years experience in the BPV industry is coupled with a general understanding of related CSA and ASME BPV codes, the Technical Standards and Safety Act, and BPV Regulations.
  • You are required to show effective decision-making, business management, communication, and intermediate computer skills.
  • As this position requires daily travel, a valid Ontario driver’s license is required.

Location Details**
You will be responsible for London, Sarnia and surrounding areas. Preference will be given to those who currently reside or are willing to relocate within this region.

Inclusion and Equal Opportunity Employment

TSSA is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity and inclusion. We are committed to building and maintaining collaborative, caring and positive work environments so that our employees bring their whole selves to work each and every day. We encourage all qualified applicants to apply without regard to race, national or ethnic origin, colour, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, family status or disability. Only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

TSSA is pleased to offer accommodations for applicants with disabilities. If you are interested in applying for a job opportunity, or are contacted by us regarding a job opportunity, please advise of any accommodations you may require.

Please note that applicants who receive any conditional offer of employment from TSSA will be required to provide proof that they are fully vaccinated with a COVID-19 vaccine approved by Health Canada as a condition of employment and to maintain their status as fully vaccinated as a condition of continued employment. TSSA will consider individual requests for accommodation by applicants who cannot be fully vaccinated due to grounds protected under the Human Rights Code

Job Type: Full-time

Apply Now
To help us track our recruitment effort, please indicate in your cover/motivation letter where ( you saw this job posting.