Hydro Station Manager (OPS206)

Pemberton, British Columbia
Innergex Renewable Energy Inc.
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Innergex Renewable Energy Inc. is a global player with an extensive and growing portfolio of assets in Canada, the United States, France, Chile and Iceland. The Company develops, acquires, owns and operates hydroelectric facilities, wind farms, solar parks and geothermal plants exclusively producing renewable energy.

Sustainable development producing positive social, environmental and economic results guides our actions. We are not only proud of the work we do, but also of the way we do it. Our many accomplishments and continued successes are made possible by our outstanding team of employees.

Innergex, a publicly traded company, has offices in Longueuil, Vancouver, Lyon and San Diego.

Innergex is currently looking to hire two more Hydro Station Managers dedicated to their run-of-river hydroelectric power plants outside of Pemberton, BC.


Reporting to the Operations Manager, the Hydro Station Manager (Operator) will work together with the Operations Team and will be in charge of the following primary duties:

- Operate the hydroelectric power plants by way of conducting and documenting all regular monitoring and maintenance;
- Carry out all actions required to optimize the output and production of the power plants;
- Participate in the set-up and monitoring of a Preventative Maintenance program for plants and facilities equipment including the electrical and mechanical testing and repair of equipment;
- Read electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, pneumatic and hydraulic drawings;
- Carry out all necessary actions for the troubleshooting and resolution of alarms generated by the hydroelectric power plants to minimize downtime (availability 24 hours a day) when on duty;
- Perform and/or assist any specialized contractors needed to perform maintenance and repairs at the power plants;
- Adhere to the Occupational Health and Safety standards of WorkSafe BC and Innergex;
- Adhere to a variable work scheduled and reside at the Innergex residence while at the facility.


- Must be a "hands-on", self-starter;
- Experience with hydro plant operations is a definite asset;
- Experience reading and interpreting Engineering drawings, a plus;
- Ability to read electrical schematics, wiring diagrams, pneumatic and hydraulic drawings, a plus;
- Have good interpersonal and communication skills (written, verbal, and computer);
- Commitment to further education relevant to the role: Innergex provides formal and in-house training, as required.


- Relevant or equivalent training and experience to the role, experience as a Journeyman Electrician or Millwright is preferred;
- Possess a BC driver's license in good standing as well as a general appreciation for outdoors;
- Experience with 4-wheel drives and snowmobiles is required (Class 1 driver's licence, an asset).
Industry:Energy and Utilities
Type:Full Time
Level:Experienced (Non-Manager)

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