Senior Mechanical Engineer

HTEC Hydrogen Technology & Energy Corp
2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC
From $95,000 a year - Permanent, Full-time

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  • From $95,000 a year

Job type

  • Permanent
  • Full-time

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  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


2920 Virtual Way, Vancouver, BC

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  • Casual dress
  • Company events
  • Dental care
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance

Full job description

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:

HTEC currently has an opportunity for a Senior Mechanical Engineer. This position will be focused on the design and integration of hydrogen technology, and the development of new and innovative systems. An ideal candidate will have a strong degree of initiative, excellent written and verbal communication skills, a dedication to accuracy in their work, and the ability to prioritize multiple tasks. The person in this position will work closely with project managers, senior engineers and EITs to complete various projects.


  • Lead and coordinate the mechanical design and layout of process piping equipment and systems.
  • Define design criteria, prepare technical specifications packages, and perform technical bid evaluations for equipment procurement including pumps, chillers, compressors, pressure vessels, dispenser units, electrolyzers etc.
  • Prepare or provide input to line lists, equipment lists and MTOs.
  • Make technical choices on designs and provide recommendations on important technical issues.
  • Support, directly supervise, and authenticate the work of junior engineers.
  • Write or review technical memos and reports communicating design decisions, design analyses and other technical information.
  • Participate in on site technical audits and support with technical queries raised during the construction phase.
  • Assist in the on-site commissioning of systems.
  • Prepare or provide support to non-conformances and root cause investigations.
  • Contribute to risk analyses and safety reviews.
  • Develop or review documentation hand-off packages including maintenance and operation manuals and standard operating procedures.
  • Prepare record packages including analyses reports, quality records, drawings etc.
  • Lead and support the development and implementation of tools, systems, practices, and procedures within the engineering group.
  • Maintain health, safety and environmental focus to ensure that these elements are embedded in the design and procurement processes.
  • Communicate and coordinate with other team members, stakeholders, project partners, vendors, and contractors.


  • Engineering degree in Mechanical Engineering
  • Registered as a professional engineer in BC
  • 10+ years of experience working as a Professional Engineer in a mechanical or piping design role
  • Excellent written English and excellent communications skills
  • Current valid work status in Canada
  • Working knowledge of industry standards, regulations, and codes pertinent to the design of process plants
  • Sound knowledge of engineering management systems
  • Experience in the use and generation or procedures and workflows for project execution
  • A strong commitment to health and safety
  • An ability to prioritize work and meet deadlines with minimal supervision
  • A commitment to supporting team members and mentoring junior engineers


Experience designing or working with:

  • Hydrogen Gas, Nitrogen Gas, or Liquified Gases
  • Compressed gas systems (> 200 bar)
  • Cryogenic and refrigeration equipment
  • Compression fittings and pressure vessels
  • Flammable gases
  • Pipe stress analysis software

Job Types: Full-time, Permanent

Pay: From $95,000.00 per year


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


  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • Mechanical Engineering or Piping Designer: 10 years (preferred)
  • process plant industry standards, regulations & codes: 5 years (preferred)


  • PEng registration as Mechanical Engineer (preferred)

Work Location: In person