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Job title:  Technician/Drafter, Mechanical Engineering

Job family:  Engineering
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 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 

As a member of the ANDRITZ Hydro Mechanical Design Team Turbine, located in Pointe-Claire, the selected candidate will participate in the mechanical design of new & refurbish Francis, Kaplan and propeller turbine units. 

  • Prepares 3D models and 2D drawings from references, sketch or based on instructions from engineer or senior designer;
  • Creates drawing associated material lists;
  • Reviews drawings and material list to check for errors, that they compliant with customer specifications and internal design standards;
  • Ensure that designs can be manufactured, are transportable and operational.  As needed, propose design improvement to reduce cost and improve quality;
  • Participate in continuous improvement activities;
  • Data entry into the material resource planning system (SAP);
  • Performs drawings revision;
  • Responsible for the execution time of his own work. Participates in schedule updates;
  • Responsible for the quality and precision of his work.


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. 


  • College Degree in Mechanical Engineering or equivalent experience;
  • Good knowledge of heavy mechanical equipment, welded structures, methods of manufacturing and machining as well as drafting rules and practices;
  • Strong background in 3D design;
  • Autonomous;
  • Teamwork skills;
  • Fluency in French & English;
  • Knowledge of Unigraphics NX8, Teamcenter and SAP an asset.
  • Knowledge of hydro turbine (turbine and generator) an asset. 


What do we offer

  • Life, disability, dental and extended health insurance;
  • Pension plan;
  • Hybrid work mode;
  • 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 work status in Canada required. 

Requisition ID:  12964

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