Transmission & Distribution Electrical Engineer in Training

Website Stantec

Job Description:

In this position as an electrical Engineer in Training (EIT) you will have the opportunity to work as part of a team of engineers and technologists on multiple projects for a range of public and private sector clients. This is a great opportunity for a motivated, energetic individual who wants to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment

Job Responsibilities:

  • Prepare and/or review construction packages, including all required drawings, work instructions, planning documentation, and regulatory approvals, where required. Ensure design compliance with all applicable codes, industry standards, Ontario utility construction standards, design guidelines and utility best practice.
  • Ability to develop unique design solutions to fit our client’s needs with a sound understanding of overall goals, objectives, and costs to our clients.
  • Ability to lead and coordinate designs with Professional Engineers for review and direction.
  • Support Professional Engineers with technical studies and/or calculations, software analysis, drafting and specifications; preparation of cost estimates; the creation of equipment specifications and installation standards
    Perform other related duties as assigned.
  • Help coordinate construction projects – liaise, consult, and communicate with key project stakeholders including contractors, customers, equipment suppliers, and other utilities.
  • Experience in the design and construction of transmission lines, and/or overhead and underground distribution system design

Job Requirements:

  • Knowledge of lighting photometric calculations and experience with photometric software Agi32 and RP-8 recommendations is considered an asset.
  • Attentive to project scope, schedule, budget and delivering a high-quality product.
  • Demonstrated competence in computer drafting using MicroStation and AutoCAD.
  • Proficiency in Microsoft Office applications, including Microsoft Word and Excel
  • Valid Class G’ Driver’s license in the Province of Ontario.
  • Proficiency with pole modeling software SpidaCalc and/or PLS-CADD is required.
  • Proficient working knowledge of overhead and underground distribution system design is required.
  • Minimum of three (3) years’ experience in planning and design within the utilities industry, specifically with LDC’s such as
  • Toronto Hydro, Alectra Utilities, Energy , KW Hydro.
  • Experience using SAP is considered an asset.
  • Knowledge of CSA 22.3 No.1-20 for overhead systems.
  • Registration with PEO as an EIT (or ability to register within three months of start date).
  • Bachelor’s Degree or in Electrical Engineering
  • Knowledge of, and proficient in, the use and application of the Ontario Electrical Safety Code and relevant industry standards including CSA, IEEE, IEC, ANSI and NEMA

Job Details:

Company: Stantec

Vacancy Type: Full Time

Job Location: Waterloo, Ontario, CA
Application Deadline: N/A

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