Job offer

Senior Project Engineer, Electrical

  • Development
  • Kingsey Falls (Quebec) Canada
  • Permanent
  • Offer number : Blx2134
  • Offer date : 12 July 2021
  • Start date : As soon as possible

Your profile

You are known for your autonomy, extensive analytical skills and ability to manage priorities. Working on several projects stimulates you; you are a team player and are looking to work for a company with strong human values that’s also a Quebec leader in renewable energy.

Your skills

  • Bachelor of Electrical Engineering and member in good standing of the OIQ;
  • Over eight (8) years of relevant experience;
  • Proficiency with electrical plans (single-line, three-line, DC schematics, instrumentation, protection logic);
  • Team player and good interpersonal communication skills;
  • Fluency in English and French (written and spoken);
  • Strong project management and stress management skills;
  • Creative and persuasive;
  • Available for occasional travel to Canada and the United States.


  • Experience with power flow calculations (Easy Power or other software);
  • Experience with programming Schneider automations (Unity Pro software);
  • Experience with Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) protection and automation products;
  • Management training or experience.

Your challenge

Under the supervision of the Director, Project Control and Engineering, your role and responsibilities will be as follows:

  • Ensure and support the electrical design of renewable energy and storage projects, including the management of external consultants (cost, quality and time);
  • Carry out electrical engineering in accordance with Boralex’s standards throughout the project;
  • Support projects’ connection process;
  • Advise and educate Project Managers on the technical specifics of electrical work (collector system, connection line, etc.);
  • Participate in the development of a project’s budget for the electrical work portion (cost, time and risks);
  • Conduct and manage tenders (substation, major electrical equipment purchase);
  • Propose strategic solutions and participate in the procurement decision-making process (specifications, contract type and tenders);
  • Technically support the Project team during commercial negotiations;
  • Support the Construction team on technical issues and participate in work site monitoring;
  • Technically support the operation of the work sites;
  • Participate in the due diligence review of certain projects;
  • Comply with, update and optimize Boralex’s technical standards;
  • Participate in the continuous improvement of the department, and ensure market and technology monitoring.

At Boralex we offer

  • Contribute to the transition to renewable energies;
  • Work in a stimulating work environment with challenges and the resources to overcome them;
  • Receive a competitive salary plus profit sharing;
  • Plan your life beyond your career thanks to a pension plan to which Boralex contributes;
  • Benefit from a group insurance plan and an advantageous share purchase plan;
  • Benefit from a host of other facilitating conditions, including an annual amount to achieve your passions.

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