Major Projects Engineering Manager

HTEC Hydrogen Technology & Energy Corp
2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC
From $130,000 a year - Permanent, Full-time

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  • From $130,000 a year

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  • Permanent
  • Full-time

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  • Monday to Friday


2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC

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Do you have a passion for the environment and clean tech, and a drive to change our world for the better? Are you eager to build your career in a growing company, enjoying getting exposure to a variety of tasks, and enjoy new challenges? Keep reading! We may have your dream job!

At HTEC Hydrogen Technology & Energy Corporation, we’re unlocking the potential of hydrogen to reduce climate change and air pollution. Based in Vancouver, we design, build, and operate hydrogen fuel supply solutions to support the deployment of hydrogen fuel cell electric vehicles. Every day, we’re delivering safe, reliable, convenient, sustainable, and low-cost hydrogen to customers and consumers, how, when, and where they need it.

We run a values-based business so fit comes first. Sure, we’ve got a list of knowledge, skills, and abilities we’re looking for in the successful candidate, and we lay those out below. But making sure our values align is critical. Read our values and if we are a match and you can deliver on the job responsibilities and requirements, we hope to hear from you!

Job Brief

As part of the Engineering team within our Vancouver office, this role will act as the System Architect for Major Engineering Projects and will be responsible for establishing the technical road map, managing risk, and detailed design requirements for our capital projects.

This role ensures that the major project work of various disciplines across the organization (Mechanical, Electrical, Process) are integrated to support the overall design basis, project goals while achieving full quality and regulatory compliance. The successful candidate will provide overall technical expertise in a highly collaborative environment as we work to build gas and fluid handling plants.

The ideal candidate has a strong background in overseeing the full life cycle of projects from concept, through design, construction, and commissioning of industrial scale gas and fluid handling plants along with an Engineering degree and current PEng registration within a Canadian Province. Experience in, hydrogen, oil and gas, electrolysis, or cryogenic systems are a benefit.


  • Direct and manage the interface between Engineering and the other disciplines on the project including Project Management, Procurement and Contracts, Construction, and the client team.
  • Ensure that the engineering work on the project is completed on schedule, meets HTEC's quality standards including review meetings and checking procedures, performance is within the baseline hour and material budgets, required deliverables are produced, change management is executed in a timely manner, and Engineering Department Managers are apprised of issues related to their function.
  • Work with Discipline Leads and Engineering Department Managers to ensure that staffing levels are appropriate to achieve the engineering schedule commitments and personnel are assigned with appropriate ability.
  • Oversee the technical project set up and provide final review and sign-off on project design basis.
  • Establish design requirements and ensure design output meets design basis.
  • Ensure project is fully compliant with regulatory requirements.
  • Ensure design controls are in place and followed; review and approve QMS validation protocols prior to, and after execution.
  • Develop and update engineering design guidelines (systems development).
  • Responsible for technical adequacy of final product.
  • Responsible for overall project design work.
  • Provide technical leadership and peer mentoring.
  • Final sign off on design, risk and quality.
  • Lead and participate in key project design reviews.
  • Support project development; technical scope, schedule, and budgets
  • Responsible for continuous product improvement (research and development)


  • Minimum of 15 years of experience within a Professional Engineering role
  • Strong background in hydrogen or cryogenic gas handling related experience
  • Experience overseeing technically complex projects
  • Degree in Chemical / Process Engineering or Mechanical Engineering
  • Experience leading and working within cross functional teams
  • Proficient with MS Office Software (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, SharePoint, MS Project)
  • Provides technical oversight of EPC contractors during Pre-Feasibility, Feasibility, FEED and Detailed engineering phases where there is substantial multidiscipline engineering scope
  • Supervision and leadership skills (management/leadership experience, ability to direct and influence a team, exceptional performance with regards to all aspects of communication, proven ability to delegate work, good judgment and ability to make good decisions, ability to mentor and steward individuals, effectively deliver performance feedback)
  • Strong interpersonal and communications skills
  • Strong understanding of multi-discipline engineering delivery
  • Experience working with or for an EPC contractor
  • Must have current PEng registration in Canada
  • Must have valid work authorization in Canada

HTEC offers a competitive compensation package, opportunities for professional development, and a dynamic work environment. If you are a motivated, detail-oriented professional with a passion for clean energy, we would love to hear from you. Please apply with your resume and a brief cover letter outlining your experience and interest in the role.

HTEC is committed to fostering an equitable, diverse and inclusive workplace and recognizes the important role that equity, diversity, and inclusion (EDI) play in creating a supportive and welcoming environment where all employees feel valued and respected.

We actively encourage applications from members of groups with historical and/or current barriers to equity, including, but not limited to First Nations, Métis and Inuit peoples, and all other Indigenous peoples; members of groups that commonly experience discrimination due to race, ancestry, colour, religion and/or spiritual beliefs, or place of origin; persons with visible and/or invisible (physical and/or mental) disabilities; persons who identify as women; and persons of marginalized sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions. We recognize the value that a diverse workforce brings in terms of different perspectives and ideas that contribute to our success.

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: From $130,000.00 per year


  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • On-site gym
  • On-site parking
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program


  • Monday to Friday


  • Bachelor's Degree (preferred)


  • professional engineering: 10 years (required)
  • multi discipline integration for complex industrial projects: 10 years (required)


  • PEng designation within a Canadian Province (required)

Work Location: In person