Date: August 2022
Department: Product Development
Reports To: Vice President, Product Development



Xebec is in business to accelerate the shift to a clean, low-carbon economy. Our renewable gas technology replaces carbon-emitting fossil fuels with clean energy solutions for industry, transportation, gas utilities, and waste management. The clean economy is the biggest opportunity of a lifetime. Play your part and join us!



Responsible for PLC programming and design of Plant control systems.



Besides being part of a great team, you will enjoy the competitive pay and a full benefits package including medical, dental, disability, training and career advancement opportunities, a flexible schedule for work/life balance, social activities and more.



  • Program, design and configuration of PLC and HMI/SCADA networks ;
  • Support the development of project documentation (including control system detailed design packages, control narratives, alarm indexes, shutdown keys, user manuals, FAT/SAT documentation) ;
  • Prepare a variety of engineering deliverables and coordinate with other design disciplines, including process, mechanical and electrical engineering, for a sound and robust control system design ;
  • Design for cost and participate in product cost reduction team efforts ;
  • Provide technical support to Xebec’s internal clients.



The following qualifications are the minimum requirements necessary to successfully perform this role. However, any equivalent combination of experience, education and training which provides the necessary knowledge, skills and abilities would be acceptable:
Engineer in automation, electrical, computer, software or any other equivalent training;

  • Undergraduate degree in electrical Engineering (0 -3 years) or related discipline (GPA) or DEC in related field with more than 8 years experience.
  • Member of the “ Ordre des Ingénieurs du Québec” or eligible as a candidate to OIQ (preferable but not mandatory)
  • Testing and field start-up and commissioning experience (an asset);
  • PLC programming as per international standard IEC-61131 and familiar with automation procedures as per ISA-106 and ISA-88 (an asset);
  • Programming experience with PLC software as Rockwell Automation (Allen-Bradley) Rs Studio 5000 (Rslogix5000, CCW, RsLinx, etc.)
  • Programming/design experience on project development with major HMI/SCADA/User interface brand such as: Rockwell Automation (Allen-Bradley) FTView Studio SE and ME
  • Familiar with the configuration of PLC and instrument communication protocol such as
    o Ethernet/IP (AB)
    o Modbus/TCP, Modbus RTU (an asset)
  • Familiar with communication protocol converters and gateways such as Prosoft, DSP from Redlion or any other protocols converter (an asset)
  • Familiar with Rockwell Automation PlantPAX library (an asset);
  • Familiar with, pressure, temperature, flow transmitters, or willing to learn.
  • Excellent verbal/written communication skills, both in English and French;
  • Must have a professional attitude oriented towards efficiency and results;
  • Clear commitment to schedule and project deadlines;
  • Ability to work on several projects simultaneously within tight deadlines and different project complexities;
  • Eager to learn and ready to try new roles inside Xebec
  • Previous experience in Biogas industry (an asset)



Travel for periods of one to three weeks, once or twice a year in North America and internationally (must have a valid passport or the possibility of obtaining one).


Xebec Adsorption Inc. values, respects, and builds on the differences and skills of its employees from all walks of life. We will consider all qualified applications.
Only selected candidates will be contacted.
We respectfully ask agencies not to contact us or send us unsolicited applications.


Send your resume to: [email protected]
Xebec Adsorption Inc., 730 Boul. Industriel, Blainville, PQ, J7C 3V4 / +1 450 979 8700