Automation Engineer

Automation Engineer

  • Montreal
  • This position has been filled

Job Overview

The Automation Engineer works in collaboration with multidisciplinary teams to design various projects focused on Plasma in the mining, metallurgical, and military fields.

Responsibilities & Tasks

  • Participate in defining the architecture of control systems
  • Collaborate with the interdisciplinary project team in the design of P&ID and HAZOP
  • Select equipment and instrumentation
  • Design switch cabinets
  • Perform or supervise the programing of programable logic controllers and SCADA user interfaces
  • Supervise the work of technicians or engineers on projects
  • Provide technical assistance during construction work (electrical/instrumentation)
  • Participate in the testing and commissioning of systems at the factory and customer sites
  • Perform other duties as required by the immediate supervisor and for which the person is qualified

Education & Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Automated Production Engineering or Electrical Engineering
  • Member of the Order of Engineers of Quebec
  • Experience in programing control systems (SCADA, PLC, DCS, HMI)
  • Experience in designing automation and control systems
  • Experience in electrical design and drafting
  • Expertise in pre-operational checks and equipment start-up
  • Excellent analyzing and problem-solving skills *Demonstrable autonomy, adaptability, and attention to detail
  • Available to travel internationally (as needed)
  • Asset: Knowledge of Allen-Bradley, EPLAN, OSI Soft, VM, SQL products
  • Asset: Knowledge of the Electrical Code and CSA standards
  • FR


  • At least two years of experience in a similar position