Air Liquide Canada Project Engineer, 1 year contract Contract in Boucherville, QC

Air Liquide Canada

Branch Boucherville QC CA

Project Engineer, 1 year contract
Boucherville, QC

Bachelor degree in mechanical, electrical or chemical engineering. Boiler pressure vessels (ASME Section VIII division 1), gas process piping (ASME B31.3),…

Company Presentation

Air Liquide is the world leader in gases for industry, health and the environment. The Group offers innovative solutions based on continuously enhanced technologies. We produce air gases (oxygen, nitrogen, argon, rare gases, etc.) and many other gases, including hydrogen.

Present in 80 countries with 50 000 employees, Air Liquide innovates for the sake of progress while striving to ally dynamic growth, consistent performances and responsibility over the long term.

Entity and activity description

Founded in 1911, Air Liquide Canada has over 2,200 employees and serves over 80,000 customers in Canada’s aeronautics, automobile, agri-food, chemical, defence, electronics, energy, metallurgy, metal fabrication, mining and healthcare industries from our sites located in key industrial regions from coast to coast.

Missions and responsibilities



Assumes responsibility of project preparation and management:
Supports the Project Proposal and Control Engineer in the preparation of project estimates. Prepares the construction scope of work. Evaluates contract bids and awards contracts in collaboration with the purchasing department. Responsible for planning, cost and quality control of project. Assembles required personnel for commissioning and ensures they have received the design criteria. Schedules performance tests to be executed after start-up is complete. Ensures that performance test results are prepared and signed by the start-up engineer. Verifies that all manuals contain required information for start-up and operation. Communicates with internal and external customers.

2. Supervises the design phase:
In collaboration with the draftsmen, prepares PFD and P&ID related to the projects. Prepares equipment specifications and requests for quotations. Proceeds to technical evaluation of suppliers and contractors. Ensures that reports of major equipment suppliers are available when required. Identifies appropriate codes and standards. Sends drawings for review.

3. Negotiates and intervenes:
Negotiates with suppliers concerning different aspects of the project. Establishes the request for proposal. Chooses and negotiates with contractors to carry out construction and fabrication work. Acts as main resource for on going projects.

4. Ensures follow up of on site activities:
Ensures an adequate supervision of the construction site. Monitors different project phases as described in project plans. Ensures that all necessary permits are obtained before construction. Coordinates and supervises construction work. Organizes manpower to carry out the work within schedule and cost constraints. Ensures that objectives are met. Makes sure that all spare parts are on-site before the start-up time. Identifies all unforeseen events and proposes appropriate corrective measures. Constantly analyzes quality / costs / delay results and compares with fixed objectives. Identifies hazardous materials and ensures they are handled safely.

Competencies and profile


: Bachelor degree in mechanical, electrical or chemical engineering


: quality manual (ISO), ad hoc training, depending on projects


: boiler pressure vessels (ASME Section VIII division 1), gas process piping (ASME B31.3), project management, project management software, MS Project, MS Office, oral and written communication skills, bilingualism

3 to 5 years experience in project management.

Member of The Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec

Additional information

Thank you for your interest. Please note that only applicants selected for an interview will be contacted


For more information on our job opportunities, visit our Career page at: http://www.airliquide.ca/en/careers.html

Air Liquide Canada adheres to an employment equity program and strives to create a stimulating and open workplace that fosters fairness, respect and diversity.

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Employment Type: Freelance
Location: Boucherville, QC, CA
Posted on: 2015-07-30
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