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Job title:  Automation Engineer - PLC & SCADA - Hybrid position

Job family:  Engineering
Business area:  Hydro
Contract location: 

Chambly, Quebec, CA

Working location:  Chambly, 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. #Hybrid #HybridPosition
By joining Andritz, you will be part of a dynamic team, working in a unique and exciting industry.  


Our Chambly office specializes in automation and electrical power. Our mandates generally cover engineering, supply, installation and commissioning of equipment. The professionalism, creativity, excellence and efficiency of its employees make us a leader in the field of control, command and protection systems.



  • We are looking for new talents to join our team.
  • Our projects are centered around new power plants and/or system rehabilitation.  In collaboration with our team of engineers and technicians, the candidate will have the following responsibilities:
  • Coordinate with the project managers;
  • Responsible for designing the  control system;
  • Perform or supervise programming of programmable logic controllers (Schneider, Allen Bradley);
  • Perform or supervise SCADA programming and operator interfaces (Wonderware, Citect, Iconics, iFix);
  • Supervise the work of technicians or CEP on projects;
  • Participate in preliminary and final tests with the client;
  • Supervise installations, tests, troubleshooting and commissioning on site;
  • Write technical manuals for maintenance team and operators;
  • Participate in proposals for tenders.


This position requires specialization in programmable logic controllers and / or in SCADA programming and operator interfaces. The candidate will be called upon to develop his knowledge in both disciplines.



  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical/Automation Engineering;
  • Experience in automation: 2 to 5 years;
  • Good knowledge of Schneider and / or Allen Bradley PLCs;
  • Good knowledge of Wonderware, Citect, Iconics and / or iFix SCADA software;
  • Proven verbal and written communication skills in French and English;
  • Experience in commissioning (asset);
  • Communication and interpersonal skills, team spirit;
  • Knowledge of hydroelectric plants (asset);
  • Available for commissioning on site for extended periods.

* Legal status to work in Canada is required.

Requisition ID:  4012

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