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Job status: Permanent
Quebec, Canada

About the role

Permanent position, based in Saguenay. Offers full range of fringe benefits. Compensation commensurate with candidate’s experience and qualifications.

The mechanical engineering technician’s duties include:

  • Apply the company’s Health, Safety, Environment (HSE) principles through a “Zero by choice” initiative;
  • Ensure the proper functioning of the various plant equipment in a preventive maintenance process and in a teamwork atmosphere;
  • Actively participate in solving problems encountered as well as participate in technology improvement strategies with the process team;
  • Support plant operations while ensuring reliability and making the necessary improvements to equipment.

About you

The mechanical engineering technician shall have the following qualifications:

  • Outstanding, steadfast commitment to safety in the workplace;
  • Have a DEC in mechanical engineering or industrial maintenance;
  • Have 3 to 5 years or more of experience in industrial maintenance;
  • Demonstrate a high level of commitment and interest in high technology;
  • Strong French language skills (both oral and written), command of English is an asset;
  • Have experience in aluminum operations (an asset);
  • Have experience with Solidworks (an asset).

About us

ELYSIS is a Canadian company delivering a disruptive technology for the aluminium smelting industry, has developed a unique approach to reducing the carbon footprint of many everyday products: it eliminates all direct greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions from the smelting process and generates a oxygen as its by-product.

ELYSIS is the outcome of an unprecedented world-class partnership between two industry pioneers, Alcoa and Rio Tinto, and the governments of Quebec and Canada. The partnership will make it possible to market this technological breakthrough as early as 2024.

Are you interested in this challenge? 

Please send your application before January 15th 2022 to Mrs. Marie-Eve Poitras at

Please note that only selected candidates will be contacted.

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