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US Lead Turbines and Generators

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Date: Jun 14, 2021

Location: Amherst, NY, US

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 41324 

Job Category: Energy 


With over six decades of business and technical experience in the mining, energy, and infrastructure sectors, we understand that challenges are changing rapidly in every industry. We respond quickly with solutions that are smarter, more efficient, and innovative. We draw upon our 9,000 staff with experience in over 150 countries to challenge the status quo and create positive change for our clients, our employees, and the communities we serve.


Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is currently seeking a highly motivated US Lead Turbines and Generators for hydroelectric projects for our growing Amherst, NY office. 


The global energy transition is upon us. As we shift to a low carbon world, meeting the growing demand for energy will require revolutionary thinking and a variety of resources. Hatch Energy group partners with clients to provide comprehensive plans that incorporate all aspects of their projects. Our energy expertise in the oil and gas sector comprises the entire value chain—upstream, midstream, and downstream; and in the power sector includes thermal, nuclear, waterpower, renewable, hybrid, transmission and distribution, and grid modernization. Join our team today and help make a difference!  


As the successful candidate, you will:  

  • Responsible for the design and supervision of a team of intermediate and junior engineers, and to continue the development of the team;
  • Provide engineering services and advice on the design, manufacture and installation of turbine components for new power plant construction or repairs;
  • Verification of compliance with the contractual technical requirements of documentation produced by suppliers such as drawings, calculation notes, manufacturing procedures, purchase specifications, assembly procedures, etc;
  • Coordinating the mechanical interfaces of turbine components with civil, mechanical and electrical power plant structures;
  • Completion of engineering projects to modernize components, replace plumbing systems, engineering to repair major parts of components, analysis of power increase, etc.;
  • Identifying business opportunities in the field with a focus on the US.


You bring to the role:  

  • Bachelor of Science Degree in Mechanical Engineering;
  • Professional Engineer Registration;
  • 15 years or more of experience in hydraulic turbine design/engineering and/or retrofit;
  • Industry-recognized experience in hydroelectric projects;
  • Excellent customer approach;
  • The ability to mentor engineers and technicians.


Why join us?  

  • Develop innovation partnerships 
  • Think locally, work globally 
  • Engage with people who make a difference 


What we offer you?  

  • Flexible work environment. 
  • Long term career development




We are committed to fostering a workforce in each of our locations that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers employment applicants without regard to age, race, colour, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, marital status, disability or any other protected status. If you have any special needs requirements, please let us know. We will do our utmost to accommodate, in accordance with applicable local legislation. 

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