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Job title:  Electrical Engineer

Job family:  Engineering
Business area:  Hydro
Contract location: 

Chambly, Quebec, CA

Working location:  Chambly, Quebec, CA
Location type:  Office Location / Office-based
Contract type:  Permanent Full-Time
Job description: 

ANDRITZ is an international technology group providing plants, systems, equipment, and services for various industries. The company is one of the technology and global market leaders in the hydropower business, the pulp and paper industry, the metal working and steel industries, and in solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial segments. Other important fields of business are animal feed and biomass pelleting, as well as automation, where ANDRITZ offers a wide range of innovative products and services in the IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) sector under the brand name of Metris. In addition, the company is active in power generation (steam boiler plants, biomass power plants, recovery boilers, and gasification plants) and environmental technology (flue gas and exhaust gas cleaning plants) and offers equipment for the production of nonwovens, dissolving pulp, and panelboard, as well as recycling plants.


ANDRITZ stands for passion, partnership, perspectives and versatility – core values to which the company is committed. The listed Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria. With almost 170 years of experience, 27,800 employees, and more than 280 locations in over 40 countries worldwide, ANDRITZ is a reliable and competent partner and helps its customers to achieve their corporate and sustainability goals.


As a member of the Protections & Controls Team, the main responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Be responsible for the assigned project designs including preparation of key documents such as protection and control schematics, cable lists  and parts bills in respect of project technical specifications;
  • Review and seal off technical documentation developed under his/her supervision;
  • Participate in design review meetings with the client;
  •  Supervise the development of the required documents for the manufacturing of the control cabinets;
  • Prepare and document test procedures and system validation;
  • Develop relay settings study, tripping logic and associated settings files;
  • Perform relay injection testing during factory and site acceptance testing;
  • Provide technical support to  the proposal team in preparing technical documentation and drawings for bids;
  • Prepare technical specifications and support the purchasing process by participating in the selection, negotiations and technical discussions with suppliers and sub-contractors ;
  • Participate in the installation and commissioning of hydro-electric generators and related electrical equipment at work site;
  • Work on multiple projects and meet schedule deliverables;
  • Participate in program initiatives aimed at reducing direct and indirect design costs.


  • Bachelor degree in Electrical Engineering – (Member of the OIQ);

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills in French and English.

  • Experience in designing electrical systems , relay programming and injection testing – an asset;

  • Experience in hydro power generation – an asset;

  • Self-starter with ability to work in a team environment;

  • Excellent organizational skills and attention to details;

  • Proven ability in analyzing and solving technical problems;

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD, ePlan - an asset;

  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office (ex. Project, Excel, Word, etc.);

  • Willing to travel occasionally, mainly across Canada;


*Legal status to work in Canada is required.

Requisition ID:  969

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