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Mechanical Design Engineer - Transformers

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

Hitachi Energy is seeking a Mechanical Design Engineer for North America Hub Engineering Development function. This role will be located at Varennes, Quebec CA. You will be offered a platform for learning the Engineering design process end to end, with the goal of supporting the manufacturing facility. This job role provides deep, experiential learning opportunities within different engineering elements like customized vs. standardized design aspect, design to value, product cost optimization and many more. Along the way, we’ll provide you continuous career support with career development curriculum and coaching. This job role is perfect for you if you are looking to fast-track your potential and gain a well-rounded business acumen that will enable you to bring the perfect, long-term career growth within Hitachi organization.

Your responsibilities

  • Learn & Design the mechanical arrangement of transformers according to the rules of the art and the applicable standards; Take ownership of and complete engaging projects within the assignment timeframe and engage with supervisors and mentors to develop your technical and leadership skills.
  • Work with purpose - We keep the lights on, the factories running, our hospitals and schools open. Your work will contribute to our mission to deliver a stronger, smarter, and greener grid.
  • Think big - We solve seemingly impossible engineering problems, pushing boundaries, breaking records, and never giving up. You will think outside the box and create solutions that will have a direct impact.
  • Power your career - We operate on global teams that support and encourage career growth
  • You will work on projects that broaden your skillset and participate in professional development activities
  • Collaborate - We believe in a simple truth: Diversity + Collaboration = Innovation. You will work in a collaborative environment that encourages all voices to share their unique perspectives and fuel innovation
  • Learn about the relevant business or product line within your assignment

Your background

  • Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from an Accredited University.
  • Intern and Co-op experience will be a plus.
  • Bilingualism (oral and written, French and English).
  • AutoCAD or Creo software knowledge will be plus.
  • Interest in the renewable energy, power sector and/or manufacturing sectors
  • Self-starter that seeks knowledge outside of the classroom
  • Personal skills in communication, dynamics, teamwork and leadership

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 40,000 people in 90 countries and generate business volumes of approximately $10 billion USD.

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Location Varennes, QC, Quebec, Canada
Job Type Full-Time
Type of role Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)
Contract Regular/Permanent

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