Designer, Building Automation - Quebec City

Job Description

Change the future with us.

We are looking for dedicated and talented people who tackle ever-changing challenges, customer needs, and questions from colleagues with clever concepts and creativity.  We embrace change and work with curious minds re-inventing the future of work.  Join us and let us focus together on what’s truly important: making lives better with new ideas and the latest technology around the world.

Why you’ll love working for Siemens!

  • Freedom and a healthy work- life balance– Embrace our flexible work environment with flex hours, telecommuting and digital workspaces. 
  • Solve the world’s most significant problems – Be part of exciting and innovative projects. 
  • Engaging, challenging, and fast evolving, cutting edge technological environment. 
  • Opportunities to advance your career and mentorship programs on a local and global scale.
  • Competitive total rewards package.
  • Profit sharing available.
  • Rewarding vacation entitlement with the opportunity to buy and sell your vacation depending on your lifestyle. 
  • Contribute to our social responsibility initiatives focused on access to education, access to technology and sustaining communities and make a positive impact on the community.  
  • Participate in our celebrations, social events and offsite business events.
  • Opportunities to contribute your innovative ideas and get paid for them!
  • Employee perks and discounts.
  • Diversity and inclusivity focused. 

Siemens is proud to be an eight-time award winner of Canada’s Top 100 Employers, Canada’s Greenest Employers 2018 and Canada’s Top Employers for Young People 2019.

What will you do?

Siemens Canada Smart Infrastructure is looking for a designer for its building automation team in Montreal.

Responsibilities:
  • Read and interpret plans, as well as complex mechanical and electrical specifications, and develop an appropriate building management system in line with the plans and specifications  
  • Plan and coordinate engineering activities 
  • Use CAD to design and draft schematic control and electrical wiring diagrams, sequences of operation and bills of materials for the building management system requested in the engineering drawings
  • Select and size the various control equipment at the digital (controllers, computers, etc.), electrical (transformers, relays, etc.) and mechanical (valves, actuators, etc.) levels for approval purposes    
  • Assemble installation and as-built manuals that include all technical details surrounding the project  
  • Coordinate the approval and purchase of various control equipment related to the project
  • All other related tasks

What will you need to succeed?

  • University degree in mechanical engineering, electrical engineering, construction engineering or DEC in building or electrical engineering
  • Member of the Ordre des ingénieurs of Québec, an asset
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in the design of building controls or any other experience related to the field of building automation
  • Computer skills using AutoCAD and the Microsoft Office suite
  • Knowledge of electronic and mechanical systems
  • Knowledge of building systems and related standards
  • Ability to communicate with professionals, suppliers and subcontractors  
  • Detail and result oriented
  • Autonomy, resourcefulness and solid analytical skills
  • Sense of initiative and motivation  
  • Strong knowledge of French (oral and written)
  • Knowledge of English (spoken and written)

About us.

We share our ideas and champion the people behind them.

For over 110 years, Siemens Canada has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality and reliability.  Siemens Canada is a technology leader providing comprehensive solutions for Smart Infrastructure, Gas & Power, and Digital Industries.  We make real what matters by setting the benchmark in the way we electrify, automate and digitalize the world around us.  Ingenuity drives us and what we create together in yours.  

Making a difference together we raised $565,000 towards charitable contributions, support over 50 non-profit organizations and planted 1,850 trees in our local communities.    Siemens Canada generates $2.2B in sales with 4,800 employees.  

Join our team of approximately 377,000 talented professionals in more than 200 countries/regions and help us tackle the most exciting challenges to build a successful future together.  So, what are you waiting for?  Take your next career step with us.

To learn more about Siemens Canada, visit our website at www.siemens.ca

While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.


Job ID: 187751

Organization: Smart Infrastructure

Company: Siemens Canada Limited

Experience Level: Early Professional

Job Type: Full-time



Siemens is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. Upon request, Siemens Canada will provide reasonable accommodation for disabilities to support participation of candidates in all aspects of the recruitment process. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment.

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