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Senior Signals Engineer

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Date: Nov 19, 2020

Location: Mississauga, ON, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 30184 

Job Category: Engineering; Infrastructure 


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.


Senior Signals Engineer


Do you have a passion to work in the rail industry? Do you wish to be a part of most visible rail and transit projects in North America?

At Hatch you will be part of an employee-owned multidisciplinary professional services firm that delivers a comprehensive range of technical and strategic services, including consulting, technology, engineering, process development, project and construction management to the Mining, Metallurgical, Energy, and Infrastructure sectors. The firm has served clients for over 80 years and has project experience in more than 150 countries around the world. We are widely recognized for our ability to bridge the gaps between research and innovative technologies, and between engineering and reliable operations.


Hatch is seeking a Signalling Engineer to design and implement complex signalling solutions for major rail and transit projects. The person will join our dynamic team located in our Markham office


As the successful candidate, you will: 


  • Develop detailed signal design for transit and heavy rail clients in both relay based and microprocessor based signal systems;
  • Prepare and modify reports, specifications, plans, studies, and designs for projects.
  • Evaluate, select, and apply standard engineering techniques, procedures, and criteria.
  • Compile and calculate a variety of engineering data.
  • Gather and maintain specified records of engineering data such as tests, drawings, etc
  • Assist in proposals preparation and estimates in accordance with customer specifications
  • Perform first level detailed check of team members’ designs(Route & Aspects, Electrical, and Schematic)


What do you bring to the role:


  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical, Control Systems, Electromechanical Engineering or related field, from an accredited university;
  • 6+ years of signalling design experience within a consultancy environment;
  • Registered Professional Engineer with PEO or eligible;
  • Experience in design of rail & transit systems such signalling & train control is preferred;
  • Knowledge of signalling principles, circuits, components and the implications of working with other disciplines;

Why join us? (manifesto values)


  • Develop innovation partnerships
  • Think locally, work globally
  • Engage with people who make a difference
  • Work in a flat connected organization
  • Acting like owners


What we offer you? (benefits)


  • Competitive salary
  • Flexible work environment.
  • Ongoing training
  • 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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