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Job title:  Design engineer, Heavy mechanical equipment - Hybrid

Job family:  Engineering
Business area:  Hydro
Contract location: 

Boucherville, Quebec, CA

Working location:  Boucherville, Quebec, CA
Location type:  Location Flexible
Contract type:  Permanent Full-Time
Job description: 

ANDRITZ. Where passion meets career.


Every day, ANDRITZ continues to deliver successful innovative solutions to our customers globally. Why are we so successful? Because we are passionate and love what we do! We are at the forefront of future engineering technologies, with solutions that ensure the success of our clients in key industries that are shaping the future of the world we live in.

ANDRITZ offers a hybrid work arrangement, combining teleworking and attendance in the office. *You will be based at one of our offices in the Greater Montreal Area*. #Hybrid #HybridPosition

By joining Andritz, you will be part of a dynamic team, working in a unique and exciting industry.  



To support the strong market demand for our products and services, we are looking for a design engineer, specializing in the design heavy mechanical equipment. More specifically, the successful candidate will work on the design of hydromechanical equipment for hydroelectric installations, including overhead cranes, gates, stoplogs, trash racks, embedded parts, and lifting devices for water intakes, draft tube, spillways and water regulation structures. The candidate's main responsibilities will be to:


•    Participate in the various stages of a hydroelectric project (feasibility, preliminary design, detailed engineering, etc.) for new power plants or refurbishments of existing plants;
•    Review and assimilate contractual technical specifications;
•    Produce design notes for the equipment under his/her responsibility;
•    Prepare technical specifications for some of the auxiliary systems, such as hydraulic power units (HPUs), pumps, accumulators and piping;
•    Coordinate his/her deliverables with other relevant disciplines (electrical, automation, civil, etc.);
•    Prepare components schematics complete with component key dimensions;
•    Support the team of drafting technicians with 3D modeling and detail drawing of the equipment under their responsibility;
•    Participate in the preparation of installation procedures;
•    Review and stamp the technical documentation produced under his/her supervision;
•    Support manufacturing, workshop testing, installation and commissioning of systems;
•    Review and analyze installation report to ensure equipment compliance;
•    Participate in the planning of engineering activities related to projects on which he/she is assigned;
•    Assist the estimating department in putting together proposals by preparing preliminary design and sketches and identifying strategic assumptions.



•    Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering;
•    8 to 10 years of experience in the design of heavy mechanical equipment for hydroelectric installations;
•    Member of the Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec;
•    Knowledge of current standards and codes;
•    Experience in designing hydraulic and auxiliary systems for hydroelectric power plants (an asset);
•    Practical experience in hydroelectric power plants or similar systems (an asset);
•    Knowledge of 2D (AutoCAD) and 3D (Solid Work, Inventor, etc.) design software for supervisory purposes;
•    Bilingual (English and French);
•    Ability to work in a team;
•    Results-driven and committed to continuous improvement;
•    Ability to manage several tasks simultaneously;
•    Rigorous and organized;
•    Willing to travel occasionally, mainly in Canada;
•    Good adaptability.



•    Life, disability, dental and extended health insurance;
•    Pension plan;
•    Hybrid work mode;
•    Performance share plan;
•    Employee assistance program.

* Legal status to work in Canada is required.

Requisition ID:  10360

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