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Job title:  Engineering project coordinator

Job family:  Project & Site Management
Business area:  Hydropower
Contract location: 

Pointe-Claire, Quebec, CA

Working location:  Pointe-Claire, Quebec, CA
Location type:  Location Flexible
Contract type:  Permanent
Job description: 

As the first equipment manufacturer in Canada and a world leader in the design of hydroelectric turbines, Andritz Hydro Canada has more than 170 years of know-how.


In a context of world energy transition, our hydroelectric innovation projects make sense. From design to construction, our innovative team of experts offers turnkey solutions. By joining Andritz Hydro Canada, you are contributing to the development of sustainable technology, a clean future, and the maintenance of a proud Canadian expertise.


From water to wire – Be part of the movement!

Summary of the role 
The installation coordinator is responsible for planning, coordinating and leading the installation of the site works of projects. He will work in collaboration with other installation coordinators, the site managers and supervisors as well as the project management team. The scope of a hydro-electric power project will include all aspects of Turbine and generator installation. This position is based in the Andritz office in Pointe-Claire with visits to sites.


This position is based in the ANDRITZ office in Pointe-Claire (hybrid position – 3 days in the office, 2 days work from home), and some short visits to Hydro plants across Canada can be expected (a few times per year).


During the preparation and planning phase:
•    Review and understand the design and the installation scope of work;
•    Actively participates to Design reviews;
•    Prepares the installation plan:
           o    Finalizes man-hours estimate;
           o    Prepares the schedule for installation scope;
           o    Reviews the budget estimate and adjust as necessary;
•    Coordinates the preparation of the installation manuals and other installation related documents;
•    Prepares and optimizes the site staff requirements (supervision and labour);
•    Prepares the tooling lists and coordinates procurement;
•    Prepares purchase specifications and negotiates with subcontractor in coordination with Procurement (in the case of subcontracted installation);
•    Prepares the site infrastructures, parts layout and storage plans;
•    Participates in Risk assessments.


During the execution phase:
•    Ensures the site team is well aware of the installation plan and performs regular follow-ups, including going to site; 
•    Technically support the site team;
•    Coordinates with Design Engineering technical problems resolution;
•    Leads schedule updates, short-term planning and progress reports;
•    Analyses the installation costs and progress, including the analysis of deviations.

Why do you fit the profile?
Successful teams share objectives, and they also share values! In addition to your strong skills and experience, we need someone with high motivation, a positive mindset, and a willingness to be part of a team. 


The ideal candidate should be willing to work in a complex, fast-paced environment, with evolving priorities. Result and solution-oriented candidates who follow through with ideas and commitments will perform well within ANDRITZ. As our projects have large scopes and often require years to be completed, your perseverance will be valued with us.


•    Five (5) to ten (10) years working experience on hydroelectric installation site as site manager or supervisor; 
•    Proven leadership ability within a team context;
•    Excellent understanding and knowledge of hydroelectric turbines and generators;
•    Strong French and English proficiency, both oral and written;
•    Strong working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, MS Project);
•    Strong knowledge of Primavera P6;
•    Excellent interpersonal skills, teamwork skills and autonomy;
•    Ability to multitask and shift between many different projects and initiatives with tight deadlines;
•    Strong customer service orientation;

What do we offer
•    Life, disability, dental and extended health insurance;
•    Pension plan;
•    Hybrid work mode;
•    Performance share plan;
•    Employee assistance program;
•    Employee individualized training and career plan. 


Did you know?
Andritz Hydro is:

  • Over 170 years of experience in turbine design
  • Over 471,000 MW of installed and upgraded capacity
  • Over 32,000 turbine units delivered
  • Over 125 years in electrical engineering
  • 65 representative offices worldwide
  • More than 7000 employees worldwide including 310 in Quebec
  • Over 50 Compact Hydro units per year
  • A complete range of designs up to 800 MW
  • 20 manufacturing sites worldwide
  • 10 test beds worldwide

*Legal status to work in Canada is required. 

Requisition ID:  12078

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