Hydro Mechanical Coordinator Astaldi Canada - Muskrat Falls NL

Hydro Mechanical Coordinator


  • Organizes and leads internal start-up meetings regarding technical activities and design reviews with the various Engineering Departments involved;
  • Observes the Coordination of technical documentation (parameter specifications and standards, inspection procedures and plans) necessary for the purchasing and outside manufacturing of different systems or components of a project;
  • Participates in the development and daily update of the general and detailed planning of engineering activities of projects under their supervision;
  • Participates in negotiations and technical discussions with the main suppliers and subcontractors and the Procurement Department;
  • Ensures an efficient follow-up, support and management of technical aspects for the entire duration of the project with customer representatives, internal Engineering Departments involved, suppliers and subcontractors as well as teams in charge of on-site work;
  • examine technical documentation and correspondence for projects, including quality records, installation procedures, drawings and operations and maintenance manuals;
  • In collaboration with the Project Manager, analyzes, defines and implements a contingency plan to correct any failure or inadequacy that can have a direct impact on the results of a specific project (costs, deadlines, quality);
  • Offers the required technical support to prepare and manage customer and supplier claims.
  • Acts as a technical resource within their project team
  • Reporting progress to our client and to senior management at regular intervals
  • As a member of the site visit team, gather information as required to complement the related design activities
  • Structures the registration and launching of all new projects, evaluates the risks, sets financial objectives and the operating strategy and implements an efficient internal and external communication plan;
  • Responsible for defining a technical strategy and a supply plan related to systems in collaboration with internal departments and subcontractors
  • Ensures a follow-up and compliance with contractual obligations, technical specifications, quality and health & safety standards from Engineering, Procurement and at Site, as well as the timely performance of all activities related to each project under his supervision;
  • In collaboration with the Commercial Manager, and Site Engineers, analyzes, defines and implements a contingency plan to correct any failure or inadequacy that can have a direct impact on the results of the project (costs, deadlines, quality…);
  • Other responsibilities as required



    • Minimum of 15 years’ experience in the field of hydroelectricity or energy producing equipment and related manufacturing activities;
    • Minimun of 10 years of experience in turbine and generators installation
    • Proven experience and accomplishments related to the efficient management of projects with an inherent complexity and an accelerated schedule;
    • Experience interfacing between civil, mechanical, and electrical work
    • Excellent listening skills and verbal and written communication skills, with proficiency in English, French an asset;
    • Availability to travel, as necessary.
    • Bachelor of Mechanical or Electrical Engineering
  • Experience with scheduling for construction projects and interface management
  • Strong computer skills
  • Familiarity with contract requirements, specifications and contract administration




Applicants must be willing to commit to a 14/7 days rotation on a 10 hour shift in Goose Bay, Labrador. This position will be located at the Muskrat Falls site.  Astaldi Canada offers accommodations and traveling expenses.

Astaldi Canada Inc. recognizes the commitments made in the Impacts and Benefits Agreement which provide a hiring protocol for qualified Labrador Innu, and qualified residents of Labrador, Newfoundland and Canada. Astaldi Canada Inc. is committed to cultivating a diverse and inclusive culture which promotes gender equity and the recruitment of all under-represented groups in all levels of its workforce.


To apply please send along your resume to staffjobs@astaldi.com