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Fort de son expertise acquise depuis près de deux siècles, Davie fait partie intégrante du riche patrimoine maritime du Canada et de son brillant avenir. Nous sommes le premier constructeur naval du Canada, un leader mondial dans la livraison de navires spécialisés essentiels des gouvernements et des clients commerciaux.

Davie est un employeur de choix offrant une expérience de travail stimulante et enrichissante pour l’ensemble de son personnel. Nous proposons des emplois mobilisateurs, la possibilité de participer à des projets d’envergure et une offre des plus concurrentielles afin d’attirer et de retenir les meilleurs talents.

Travailler chez Davie, c’est participer à l’évolution de la nation par la construction des plus importants navires canadiens au sein d’une entreprise humaine en pleine expansion.


More than a shipbuilder

With expertise acquired over nearly two centuries, Davie is an integral part of Canada's rich maritime heritage and its bright future. We are Canada's premier shipbuilder, a world leader in delivering essential specialized vessels to government and commercial customers.

Davie is an employer of choice offering a stimulating and rewarding work experience for all of its personnel. We offer mobilizing jobs, the opportunity to participate in major projects and a highly competitive offer to attract and retain the best talent.

Working at Davie means participating in the evolution of the nation by building the most important Canadian ships within a growing human enterprise....
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Posted date [2023-Feb-21] (ID: 2901)

Chantier Davie Canada Inc. is Canada’s largest shipbuilding and repair yard.

Based on values such as success, dynamic, accountability and relationship.  You have a taste for adventure and want to start an exceptional career in an environment where you will have the opportunity to grow. Come support the nation with us. We build and repair Canadian ships for the Canadian Army and Transport Canada. 

As a HEATING, VENTILATION AND AIR CONDITIONING (HVAC) ENGINEERING SPECIALIST, you will be responsible for developing ship propulsion and control systems specifications as they relate to heating, ventilation, and air conditioning.

More specifically, you will:


  • Take a lead in all phases of projects from concept development, tender, bids, concept design, detail design, construction, commissioning, execution, modification to completion.
  • Design complete HVAC solutions for vessels complying with all applicable rules, regulations, and class requirements, and serving the needs of operation.
  • Design layout and ducting system, including dampers, filters, sound traps, air handling units and fans, to ensure they are efficiently and suitably integrated in the living quarters and other mechanically ventilated areas.
  • Calculate heating/cooling balances and specify required air handling units and DX coolers.
  • Produce flow diagrams and ducting and instrumentation diagrams (D&IDs).
  • Coordinate, plan and schedule HVAC activities to ensure a logical sequence and timely preparation, review and revision of all related documents, as well as check and/or approve deliverables from the discipline, and assure schedule and quality are attained.
  • Proactively support and cooperate with all engineering disciplines, Supply Chain, Estimation, Planning and other project teams to achieve optimal design results, including relevant input and comments to other discipline deliveries.
  • Liaise with classification society, regulators and clients for the submission of documents and close out of comments.
  • Support Technical Maintenance & Support team, Operation Managers and offshore units as and when required, including visiting units in operation as needed for technical support and troubleshooting.


  • Degree in a related discipline.
  • Minimum 10 years of relevant experience.
  • Familiarity with hybrid power systems would be an asset.
  • In-depth knowledge of the design and function of marine HVAC systems.
  • In-depth knowledge of the relevant requirements of the classification societies and international rules and regulations.
  • A candidate fluent in French would be privileged, but this skill is not essential. Davie will provide French language training courses as needed.

Addtitional information

In order to be selected, you will need to undergo the investigation and security clearance process required by the Federal Government’s Contract Security Program.

Job Details
Posted By Davie
Start Date
Location Lévis, Québec
Deadline for Application
Contact Phone #
Contact Email pascal.levesque(at)
Categories and Description
Ship's Main Trading Area Ship's Main Trading Area -> Shore Job
Term Term -> Long-term
Position / Rank Position -> Shore Job