Job details Junior engineer, temporary 18 months (H-2124)

Posting Period

From November 01, 2021
to November 30, 2021

Country or region



Mirabel, Québec

Business Unit

Health Solutions



Entry date

As soon as possible

Job Status

Temporary - Full time (18 months)

Minimal required work experience

1 to 3 years

Minimal education level required

Bachelor's Degree

Work schedule

40 hours per week on the day shift, Monday to Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.


Based on experience


Competitive social benefits

Junior engineer, temporary 18 months (H-2124)

Main Functions

Reporting to the Director of Engineering, the junior engineer will be responsible for complying with and improving the preventive maintenance program for production equipment and utility systems. It will also act as technical support for the production and laboratory sectors.


  • Ensure corrective maintenance is carried out on time and participate in troubleshooting episodes, in particular as support for electromechanics and for the supply of spare parts (search for suppliers, orders);
  • Collaborate in the planning of certain preventive maintenance, supervise the subcontractors and document the intervention;
  • Keep the Interal preventive maintenance software up to date (identification and addition of new equipment, documentation of completed work orders, etc.);
  • Maintain documentation related to plant equipment and systems (plans, P&ID, equipment start-up books, procedures, etc.);
  • Write and update departmental and health and safety procedures;
  • Coordinate and approve the calibration of production and laboratory instruments (balances, pH meters, temperature indicators, manometers, etc.);
  • Promote health and safety and its continuous improvement;
  • Collaborate with the Quality Assurance department for the documentation of change controls, deviations, revision of operating procedures, etc .;
  • Ensure compliance with C-TPAT, BPF policies, internal procedures and health and safety regulations;
  • Actively participate in various continuous improvement projects, on equipment, process or building and special mandates.
  • Participate in all other related tasks

Technical skills


  • Skills in drafting procedures.
  • Oral and written communication skills in French and English;
  • Have more than two (2) years of work experience as a junior engineer;
  • Be in the last year of a BAC in mechanical engineering or other relevant discipline;

An asset

  • Knowledge of Autocad software;
  • Understanding of mechanical systems (adjustment, timing, etc.) for example for our capsule production and process visualization machines (piping systems with valves and instrumentation) ;
  • Having work experience in the pharmaceutical and / or biotechnology sector;

Personal abilities


  • Ability to work under pressure.
  • Versatility and flexibility;
  • Sense of responsibility, sense of organization and autonomy;


Lallemand is a privately held Canadian company founded in the late 19th century, which develops, produces, and markets microorganisms for various markets. The administrative offices of the parent company are in Montreal, Canada. Today, Lallemand employs more than 4,500 people working in more than 45 countries on 5 continents.

Lallemand Health Solutions specializes in the production of probiotics intended to serve the agri-food, parapharmaceutical, and pharmaceutical industries. With its manufacturing processes adhering to the highest standards of quality, the company provides probiotic strains that help millions of people improve their health and well-being.

On top of its extensive portfolio of ready-to-use probiotics (Lacidofil®, Probiokid®, Probio'Stick®, Protecflor®), the Health Solutions branch also tailor-makes unique formulas to respond to clients' unique needs. This process employs the Harmonium, Lafti®, or Rosell® strains.

The Lallemand Health Solutions team enjoys a stellar reputation, as one of the only companies that is authorized to produce the S.boulardii strain. Whether in North America, Europe, or Asia, your next pro-fessional challenge awaits you at Lallemand!

Please take note that accommodations will be provided in all parts of the hiring process. Applicants need to make their needs known in advance.

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