Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Brossard


Who are we?
Schneider Electric is leading the digital transformation of energy management and automation in homes, buildings, Data Centers, Infrastructure and Industries.
With revenues of ~€24.7bn in FY2016, our 144.000+ employees serve customers in over 100 countries, helping them to manage their energy and process in ways that are safe, reliable, efficient and sustainable.
From the simplest of switches to complex operational systems, our technology, software and services improve the way our customers manage and automate their operations. At Schneider Electric, we call it: Life is On
What do we stand for?
When you work for Schneider Electric you work for a company focused on its people. We are proud to promote diversity, inclusion and work-life integration – we’re a great place to work but we are continually striving to be the best place to work!
What is the role?
We are looking for an
Application Engineer
for our
Brossard, Québec
Plant.  Reporting to the engineering supervisor, the application engineer will work with engineering team on electrical distribution equipment control, metering and protection projects.  This is an interesting opportunity for people who doesn’t like routine and are willing to work with many collaborators.
Main responsibilities are:
Responsible to manage LV distribution equipment orders
Perform technical review based on quotation, customer specifications and applicable standards
Preparation of engineering documentation such as single line diagrams, control schematics, wiring diagram and bill of materials - electrical and mechanical components selection
Follow the applicable product standards (CSA/UL standards)
Verify / supervise the mechanical for assigned projects
Support the plant during the manufacturing of the equipment
Participate in various meetings (technical reviews, kick-off, production, etc…)
Manage time constraints relative to scheduled project deliverables (approval drawings, shop package, etc.
Participate in design review and improvement committee.
Technical support to internal and external customers.
Why you?
You are passionate about innovation?  You are an engaged and confident professional willing to work in a world and domain leading company?  You are motivated to reach goals, team work oriented and passionate by your work?
Plus, you have the following quality and certifications:
B.SC Electrical Engineering, IGEE program is an asset.
Engineer member of the OIQ.
Must have experience using AutoCAD, MS Office
Must be bilingual - English and French.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
Excellent problem resolution skills.
Experience with low voltage distribution equipment design.
Knowledge of Canadian electrical codes and standard applicable (ANSI/IEEE, CSA, HQ, etc)
Excellent ability to interpret and create front elevation, one-line, and schematic drawings.
Why us?
We believe that great people and partners make Schneider a great company and that our commitment to Innovation, Diversity and Sustainability ensures that Life Is On everywhere, for everyone and at every moment
We seek out and reward people for being straightforward, open,
passionate, effective and challenging the status quo. We want our employees to
reflect the diversity of the communities in which we operate.
welcome people as they are, creating an inclusive culture where all forms of
diversity are seen as a real value for the company.

We’re looking
for people with a passion for success — on the job and beyond.
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About the company

Schneider Electric SE is a European multinational corporation that specializes in electricity distribution, automation management and produces installation components for energy management. It is headquartered in Rueil-Malmaison, France and is also based at the World Trade Center of Grenoble.

Schneider Electric is the global specialist in energy management and automation.

Schneider Electric develops technologies and solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green. The Group invests in R&D in order to sustain innovation and differentiation, with a strong commitment to sustainable development.

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