Current Opportunities


Powertech Labs is a leading provider of technical services for clean energy markets in North America, Asia and Europe.  We combine our deep technical expertise, with our world-class engineering facilities, to provide practical solutions to complex energy related problems.  Powertech has 180 committed personnel, in a broad range of engineering disciplines and is located on an 11 acre, 21-lab campus in Surrey, BC.  Powertech offers a fast paced, entrepreneurial work environment, with opportunities for both personal growth and professional development. Powertech’s vision is to be a world leader in providing Clean Energy Solutions and is a subsidiary of BC Hydro, one of Canada’s leading electric utility companies.

We are always looking for talented people to join our team. If we currently don’t have openings, you can submit your resume using the General Application tab below and we will keep it on file for up to 1 year. We will contact you if your qualifications match any of our future openings. We also encourage you to continue to check our site regularly.

Positions most often recruited for are: Engineers, Technologists and Technicians.


Please click this link if you are interested in a career opportunity at our parent company, BC Hydro. BC Hydro Careers Page.

Materials Technician, Civil – Closing Nov 21st, 2021

Electrical Engineer, Distribution Grid Managment – Closing Nov 24th, 2021

Electrical Engineer 2, High Power Lab – Closing Nov 28th, 2021

Senior Mechanical Project Engineer – Closing Nov 30th, 2021

Senior Quality Engineer – Closing Nov 30th, 2021

IT Advisor, Cybersecurity – Closing Nov 30th, 2021

Electrical Engineer – Closing Nov 30th, 2021

Software Developer – Closing Dec 7th, 2021

Technical Specialist, Substation R&D – Closing Dec 18th, 2021

Specialist Engineer, Transients Modelling – Closing Jan 9th, 2022

Power System Study Engineer – Closing Jan 9th, 2022

Senior Engineer – Closing Jan 28th, 2022