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Hitachi Energy

Industrial Project Engineer

Varennes, Canada

At Hitachi Energy, our purpose is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We bring power to our homes, schools, hospitals and factories. Join us and work with fantastic people, while learning and developing yourself on projects that have a real impact to our communities and society. Bring your passion, bring your energy, and be part of a global team that appreciates a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Great Innovation

General information:

Hitachi energy is a global leader in technology, and the largest supplier of transformers in the world. We are pioneering the digitalization of transformers, while working on the frontier of renewable energy and ultra-high voltage AC & DC applications.


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  • Lead and manage various work teams: subcontractors, suppliers, and unionized employees to develop improvement solutions for current and future equipment.
  • Write technical specifications.
  • Organize calls for tenders for the purchase / installation or modernization of heavy equipment.
  • Coordinate compliance activities for the installation / industrial equipment.
  • Prepare investment requests (Capex).
  • Responsible for assessing project risks and making decisions on the viability of projects to meet deliverables, budgets, and costs.
  • Contribute to the development of indicators to monitor the process stability.
  • Ability to work in an environment with changing deadlines and priorities.
  • Design parts and tools using CAD software (Inventor, Creo or other).
  • Order parts for production and improvement project support.
  • Participate in improving the quality of manufacturing processes to ensure that deadlines are met, and product quality is compliant.
  • Collaborate with operators and maintenance personnel to complete improvement projects.
  • Participate in machine modifications to increase the safety level of machines and/or processes.
  • Generate narrative loops to transmit control logic.


  • Bachelor's degree in mechanical engineering or automated production with a mechanical or industrial engineering profile.
  • Minimum 3 years' experience in the manufacturing field.
  • Action and technical-oriented, global vision, leadership
  • Ability to manage several projects simultaneously, problem-solving, and analytical skills.
  • Be familiar with the mechanic of industrial installation. For example:
  • Platform, Press, Lifting equipment.
  • Fluency in French and English.
  • Proficiency with Autocad & Inventor, CREO or other CAD software.
  • Demonstrate leadership in the implementation of new improvement solutions.
  • Ability to work as part of a team and good communication skills.
  • Autonomous

More about us

Hitachi Energy is a global technology leader that is advancing a sustainable energy future for all. We serve customers in the utility, industry and infrastructure sectors with innovative solutions and services across the value chain. Together with customers and partners, we pioneer technologies and enable the digital transformation required to accelerate the energy transition towards a carbon-neutral future. We are advancing the world's energy system to become more sustainable, flexible and secure whilst balancing social, environmental and economic value. Hitachi Energy has a proven track record and unparalleled installed base in more than 140 countries. Headquartered in Switzerland, we employ around 38,000 people in 90 countries. In fiscal year 2020 we generated business volumes of around $10 billion USD as reported by Hitachi.

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Client-provided location(s): Varennes, QC, Canada
Job ID: Hitachi_Energy-JID3-59691
Employment Type: Full Time

Perks and Benefits

  • Health and Wellness

    • Health Insurance
    • Dental Insurance
    • Vision Insurance
    • Life Insurance
    • Short-Term Disability
    • Long-Term Disability
    • FSA
    • HSA With Employer Contribution
    • Pet Insurance
    • Mental Health Benefits
    • Virtual Fitness Classes
    • On-Site Gym
  • Parental Benefits

    • Fertility Benefits
    • Family Support Resources
    • Birth Parent or Maternity Leave
  • Work Flexibility

    • Flexible Work Hours
    • Remote Work Opportunities
    • Hybrid Work Opportunities
  • Office Life and Perks

    • Commuter Benefits Program
    • Snacks
    • Some Meals Provided
    • Company Outings
    • Holiday Events
  • Vacation and Time Off

    • Paid Vacation
    • Unlimited Paid Time Off
    • Paid Holidays
    • Personal/Sick Days
    • Summer Fridays
  • Financial and Retirement

    • 401(K) With Company Matching
    • Performance Bonus
    • Relocation Assistance
    • Financial Counseling
  • Professional Development

    • Tuition Reimbursement
    • Learning and Development Stipend
    • Promote From Within
    • Mentor Program
    • Access to Online Courses
    • Lunch and Learns
    • Work Visa Sponsorship
    • Leadership Training Program
    • Internship Program
    • Associate or Rotational Training Program
  • Diversity and Inclusion

    • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Program
    • Employee Resource Groups (ERG)

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