Competition Number:NE-22-048
Line of Business:Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro
Work Location:Muskrat Falls

 At Hydro we work to foster positive work-life balance and offer remote or hybrid working arrangements for some positions based on the nature of work being performed and an assessment of other relevant factors.

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Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro is focused on delivering safe, reliable service to power our customers. We are a company of people who work hard behind the scenes for our customers, the people and businesses of this province. We pride ourselves on being strong and steady, tried and true; while innovating in our approaches to our business. We value our employees, we take care of each other, we recognize excellence, we respect individuality and we work hard to create an inclusive and welcoming workplace. People who work at Hydro feel like they’re part of a community and we give back to the communities where we live and work to make them stronger. We’re looking for passionate and performance focused people – people who want to make a difference for our customers and who share our values.
Created in 2016, Power Supply oversees non-regulated utility operations and assets, and encompasses Churchill Falls (CF (L) Co), the Labrador-Island Transmission Link, Labrador Transmission Assets, Strait of Belle Isle Marine Cable Crossing, and existing generation assets. Once Lower Churchill Project construction is complete, Power Supply will also operate and maintain the project’s generation and transmission assets.

Hydro Plant Operator
Competition: NE-22-048
Status: Permanent
Location: Muskrat Falls
Operates the generating plant and performs regular inspections of all generation, transmission and distribution facilities and reports deficiencies; prepares, checks and carries out switching orders and observes indicating and recording instruments to ensure adequate flow of electric power to meet demand and to prevent overloading on generating and associated systems; periodically inspects support structures and associated equipment to detect deterioration or malfunction; participates as a member of the plant emergency organization and responds to all plant emergencies. May be required to work at heights up
to 10m. All other duties related to or associated with this classification. Responsible for personal safety and that of co-workers by observing and promoting the Corporation's Safety and Health Program. Responsible for any environmental aspects of
the job and performing work in an environmentally responsible manner.
High school graduation supplemented with a journeyperson certificate as a Power System Operator through the Corporation’s Apprenticeship program. Shall have a thorough knowledge of all regulations and safety rules. Must possess an appropriate valid driver’s license.
Newfoundland and Labrador Hydro manages our province’s electricity system. We are a company of people who work hard behind the scenes because we know our customers are counting on us. Through our generation, transmission and distribution operations, we’re committed to meeting the needs of our customers and providing residents, businesses and communities across the province with safe, reliable power. For more information, visit


Our company values diversity and inclusion in the workplace and encourages applications from diverse candidates, including women, Indigenous peoples, persons with disabilities and members of visible minorities.


Submit your application online. Please quote the competition number with your application.  We thank all applicants for their interest; however, only those considered for an interview will be contacted.