TitleEngineer, Fuels
Department NameEngineering
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 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.
TSSA provides our employees with competitive compensation, excellent benefits, and — most importantly — a sense of purpose. Our work is vital to the success and safety of the Province, and it’s our people who make it possible.

We are looking for a full-time Engineer, Fuels.
Posted until filled.

As an Engineer in the Fuels program, you will assess the safety of submissions from the clients for the registration or variance to the design of fuels systems and devices in accordance with the provincial act, regulations and adapted codes and standards.
Job Responsibilities:
Evaluate system and device submissions in relation to the Ontario Regulations and adapted codes and standards (CSA, ASME, ANSI and ISO) including:
                -  Review TSSA application forms and confirm submitter’s qualifications
                -  Analyse the system or device’s technical drawings and calculations from the submission or site inspection 
                -  Follow up with client to address outstanding information requirements or technical issues 
                -  Present and review submission with internal committees where necessary (e.g. variances) 
                -  Extend approval through issuing of approvals, variances and registrations as appropriate
  • Respond to client requests for consultation regarding the regulations, codes and standards
  • Collaborate with TSSA Inspectors and/or Investigators in safety incident investigations to determine compliance levels and conduct root cause analysis 
  • Research changes to codes + standards and share with TSSA colleagues such as other Engineers, Inspectors and Investigators   
  • Contribute to the creation and maintenance of internal process documentation such as SOP’s (Standard Operating Procedures) and external documents for clients 
  • Identify and ensure compliance on fuel appliance recalls (i.e. identifying and communicating risk to mfg. and CSA, issuing safety orders, follow-up) as required   
  • Actively participate in promoting public safety as a member of technical standard committees and through participation and presentations at industry association meetings
  • Continuously develop knowledge of device and system design as well as applicable regulatory documentation

Education and Experience
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or Applied Science or its equivalent as defined by PEO;
  • Bachelor's degree in Mechanical, Chemical or Electrical Engineering degree as defined by Prof. Eng. of Ont. (PEO)
  • P. Eng. license
  • 3-5 years of engineering experience with a regulator or in the fuels industry
  • Sound knowledge of fuel devices and system design from a mechanical, chemical and/or an electrical perspective 
  • Detailed knowledge of the pertinent acts, regulations and safety codes and standards
  • Skills in analysing structural, mechanical, and electric drawings, manuals, PLC programming languages and logic diagrams
  • Software application proficiency in Microsoft Office and databases 

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