Electrical Engineer



Electrical Engineer



Employment Type:



per year

Job Description:

Electrical Engineer

* Full-time permanent position
* Located in Burnaby, BC
* Competitive salary commensurate with experience
* P. Eng required (BC)
* Hands-off management environment that encourages self-direction and accountability

Who you are?

You are an electrical engineer that has a knack for the design and development of complex electrical power systems.

You have an eagerness to collaborate in a team environment and love learning new technologies and developments in your field. You are a holistic thinker with strong attention to detail. You have developed confidence and the ability to work independently. Now you're excited for the change to provide technical guidance, assess situations, and use your expertise to make sound decisions in a new role.

If this sounds like you, we want to meet you.

Who is the employer?

Our client is a Canadian consulting company specializing in delivering progressive and sustainable electrical engineering solutions where safety is paramount. Large industrial projects are common, especially those with harsh environments. They specialize in safety risk assessments, renewable energy projects, industrial energy audits, and power systems modeling. They have a strong company culture with strong values of transparency, honesty, diversity, and collaboration.

What you'll be doing

As the new Electrical Engineer, you report directly to the VP of Engineering Operations and will work with numerous stakeholders both internally and externally. You will manage projects, design, and provide hands-on technical troubleshooting as required.

Specifically you will:

* Maintain a range of project management documents
* Develop electrical layouts and drawings
* Review specifications, drawings, order and scope documentation
* Participate in design and risk studies/assessment and energy audits
* Review electrical specifications for compliance, rectify and resolve discrepancies between scope, supply and technical specifications
* Work closely with the team to ensure accurate delivery that meets industry standards, good engineering practices, policies and procedures
* Establish, develop, promote, and maintain relationships with clients and contractors
* Manage projects and potentially lead and participate with internal teams

The best in this role will bring more than solid electrical power system experience and understanding. They will be able to interface well with clients, manage expectations and inspire fresh ideas that innovate our ever-changing world.

The Details

This is a full-time, permanent position with a competitive salary, commensurate with experience. You will also receive a benefits package with dental care, extended health care, paid on-site parking and vacation time. During the pandemic, you will work remotely and then return to the Burnaby office when restrictions are lifted. You will be required to travel to clients up to 10-15% of the time with a few travel periods that will last 2-3 weeks at a time, based on client/project requirements.


* P. Eng in BC
* Minimum 5 years of experience in managing electrical projects with the power systems sector
* Hands of troubleshooting experience with electrical power systems
* Minimum 5 years design experience with AutoCAD or SolidWorks
* A degree in Electrical Engineering from a recognized institution
* Ability to travel for projects up to 15%
* Knowledge with the Canadian Electrical Code
* Comfortable working in a variety of environments, including local and remote construction sites
* Experience with Electrical Power System Analysis Software (ETAP) is considered an asset
* Project Management Professional PMP certification is considered an asset

Your Application

We value diversity and inclusion and encourage all qualified people to apply. We encourage all qualified candidates to apply; however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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