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Eric S. Choi

Nuclear Engineering Student at UOIT


Will graduate with Nuclear Engineering degree (Honours) in April 2015
Achieved excellent grades of 3.48/4.3 in overall Engineering and Science courses
16 month internship experience in Engineering Program Integration Department at OPG Pickering; supported Power Operated Valve (POV) Recovery Project that required project management skills and plant system operation knowledge; prepared Operating Condition Summary and Non-safety Limiting Differential Pressure Assessments
4 month co-op experience in Fuel Handling Engineering Department at OPG Darlington; supported Fuelling Machine and Trolley pressure analysis; acquired organizational skills and computer/programming skills, such as Visual Basic Application in MS Excel and MS Access
36 month experience as an Engineering/Science Peer Tutor at UOIT, involving a high level of problem solving skills and excellent written/verbal communication skills in English and Korean
Strong leadership skills acquired from position of Vice President of UOIT Korean Student Association, UOIT Orientation Leader and International Orientation Leader
Skilled user of Microsoft Word, Excel, Power Point, Access and Project to prepare effective documents such as reports, technical documents and project schedules
Motivated individual with excellent interpersonal skills, able to work well individually and as part of a team
Successfully completed Project Management for Nuclear Engineers at UOIT

Work experience

Sep 2011Present

Peer Tutor(Engineering, Physics and Math)

University of Ontario Institute of Technology
• Efficiently explained complex concepts and theories in an accessible manner, resulting in increased student grades
May 2013Aug 2014

Nuclear Engineering Intern in Engineering Program Integration Department

Ontario Power Generation
• Supported Power Operated Valve (POV) Recovery Project for both Pickering and Darlington Valve Program; prepared Operating Condition Summary Assessments and co-prepared Non-Safety Limiting Differential Pressure Assessments obtaining key information from design documentation such as Design Manuals, Operating Manuals, Flow Diagrams, Valve Specification Sheets, Safety Related System Tests, System Design Requirements using OPG Asset Suite and Power Search • Prepared Non-safety Differential Pressure Tracking Sheet, issued/tracked POV Set-point and Margin Calculations into Asset Suite to ensure project met critical milestones • Prepared EN-02 monthly reports, Project Progress monthly reports and Project Schedules for effective communication to senior management • Prepared Scientific, Engineering and Safety Analysis (SESA) Software Qualification Plan for Votes Infinity Valve Diagnostic/Data acquisition software to meet OPG standards
Sep 2012Dec 2012

University Co-op Student in Fuel Handling Department

Ontario Power Generation
• Collected and interpreted field performance data to ensure safety of critical system • Prepared and distributed weekly and monthly department reports to facilitate communication among co-workers • Analyzed data, trending, and creating databases using MS Access, MS Excel, and VBA for the fuel handling equipment troubleshooting to ensure system safety • Performed field surveillance and Fuel Handling Engineering projects; e.g., Boring Tool in the storage bay leak off line; Fuelling Machine Head Pressure Analysis • Successfully followed procedures to search engineering drawings and technical documents using Asset Suite and Power Search


Jan 2009Apr 2014

Bachelor of Engineering (Honours)

University of Ontario Institute of Technology

Nuclear engineering


C++, VBA, Matlab
Project Management
MS Project
Team Leader
Microsoft Office
Word, Excel, Power Point
Time Management