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Engineer - Energy Efficiency

Posting Start Date: Jul 14, 2019

Location: Kingsey Falls, QC, CA

Company: Cascades


Founded in 1964, Cascades produces, converts and markets packaging and tissue products that are composed mainly of recycled fibers. The Company employs 11,000 employees, who work in close to 90 production units located in North America and Europe. With its management philosophy, half a century of experience in recycling, and continuous efforts in research and development as driving forces, Cascades continues to deliver the innovative products that customers have come to rely on.



Backed by more than 50 years of experience in industrial operations within Cascades, Cascades CS+ offers a unique array of project management and engineering services to the various Cascades units, as well as to other businesses. Its wide range of expertise allows it to offer advisory services for optimizing products and processes, managing and delivering projects, supporting energy efficiency, and refurbishing used equipment. 

Job Responsibilities

The energy efficiency engineer must;  

Act as a steam technical specialist in major energy projects;

Participate as a technical specialist in Cascades' internal and external energy and Kaizens energy audits in order to optimize the various systems (dryness, thermo-compressor, drainage system, steam and condensate network);

Optimization of thermal power plants (steam generator; degasser; safety valve);

Work closely with project managers and play a technical expert role within the team;

Validate the concepts and technical solutions of energy efficiency projects;

Benchmark energy best practices in Cascades plants in their efforts to reduce energy consumption.


Bachelor's degree in Engineering

Desired experience

Have at least 10 years of experience in thermal systems

Technical competencies

The energy efficiency engineer must be a member of the OIQ;

Understand the requirements of ASME codes B31.1 and 31.3;

Knowledge of the Pressure Vessel Regulations;

Fluency in French and English, both orally and in writing;

The energy efficiency engineer must be flexible and highly adaptable;

Be customer-oriented and act as an energy consultant;

Be results-oriented;

Holding EMC and CMVP certification will be considered an asset.

Additional information

The workplace is located in Kingsey Falls with a possibility to work in our offices in Brossard.

Frequent travel is expected within the Cascades Group's various units in Canada and the United States (in the order of 25%)


Cascades believes in the success of an inclusive organization that values diversity within its team. All qualified candidates will be considered for this position in a fair manner.


Use of the masculine in our communications refers equally to both men and women.

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