Our Teams, Your Career

When you look under the hood of a car or truck, you'll see that there are many carefully organized parts and components that make it run smoothly. Our company is similar with a variety of teams that work together to serve our customers, partners and shareholders. The engine that runs Westport is our people.

With keys in hand, our employees have opportunities to grow their careers in a variety of roles and locations. As our company grows, so do our employees!

Engineering and Technology Office 

(Research and Development)

Our engineering groups comprise some of the brightest minds in the industry. From research and development to production, this group supports the full product lifecycle. The Technology Office seeks to identify and develop compelling technologies through continuous innovation in cooperation with our global network. We conduct research and advanced engineering activities on vehicle fuel systems, engine fuel systems and combustion systems pertaining to gaseous fuelled light, medium and heavy duty commercial vehicles. We develop and use simulation tools and experimentation.

Within the engineering group, our teams design and develop engine components, fuel systems, cryogenics and controls. To round out our engineering team, we also have product management, manufacturing, quality and supply chain. We have some of the industry's brightest minds and that's why we have the industry's most comprehensive patent portfolio of engine technologies.

By building your career within engineering or technology office teams, you can find yourself in technical positions from mechanical designers, engine development engineers, fuel systems R&D engineers to project managers.


Through executing a 'people first/people value' approach, the Human Resources, Finance, Legal, Facilities and IT teams support our global business operations so that the organization's leaders can focus on revolutionizing the world through natural gas products and services.

Our sales, corporate development, marketing, communications and investor relations teams are always on the hunt for new opportunities to sell, partner and promote the Westport name. If working with strategic partnerships and global automotive OEM leaders excites you, then these teams are where you want to be!

As our company grows, our corporate team will grow to support our initiatives. Opportunities may include HR recruiters, financial analysts, legal counsels, test technicians, IT support and more.

Production & Operations

Westport's manufacturing operations assemble complete engine and vehicle systems for automotive, light commercial, trucking and industrial applications as well as manufactures compressed natural gas (CNG), liquefied petroleum gas (LPG), and liquefied natural gas (LNG) components and subsystems. The manufacturing of these systems and components is global, with facilities in Canada, United States, China and Europe.

The production and operations plants manufacture engines and parts for some of the world's biggest names. At these locations, you may find opportunities as plant manager, materials manager, materials handler, assembler and porter.

Sustainable Energy Futures

As a global clean technology leader, Westport offers low-carbon transportation solutions to a world increasingly concerned about climate change, energy security, fuel price volatility and sustainable mobility. As the transportation sector transitions to natural gas, this team offers analysis and perspective to a range of industry players. Team members work on issues specific to corporate strategy, government and regulatory affairs, energy and environmental policy, greenhouse gas emissions and sustainability.

Our sustainability team focuses on the future, and within this team you can develop your future career in opportunities like energy analyst, sustainability and performance analyst, grants research and life cycle emissions analyst.

If you are interested in joining one of our teams, please visit our Current Opportunities page.