Senior Electrical Engineer
Stantec - Fredericton, NB
Named one of Canada’s top 10 best employers for 2011, Stantec is among North America’s leading engineering firms and is the largest in New Brunswick. We offer a diverse range of engineering and architectural consulting services to clients all over North America and beyond. Dynamic people, exciting projects and world class clients; Stantec is one team providing infinite solutions.
The professionals in our Fredericton Industrial Engineering group are a key part of our New Brunswick team. We work closely across disciplines including Civil, Structural, Mechanical, Process, Environmental, Electrical, Instrumentation, and Controls. Our EI&C department is a close-knit team of dedicated people working on a wide range of challenging projects across many industries.
Stantec’s Fredericton office is currently looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer . The individual must be an excellent communicator and skilled problem-solver with a strong attention to detail. This is a dynamic work environment where you will play a pivotal role in a diverse range of projects, from initial planning to design, construction, commissioning and startup.
The position includes the design of electrical power distribution systems with the following specific responsibilities:
Design and analysis of complete medium/high voltage power systems including facility substations, transformers, generators, switchgear, power metering, and protection and controls.
Design and analysis of power distribution systems within industrial facilities including unit substations, switchgear, motor control centers, variable frequency drives, soft starts, motors, etc.
Design power metering and protection and controls schemes.
Perform power system analysis and coordination studies, including arc flash.
Preparation of reports, studies, specifications, and electrical design documents.
Provide technical expertise, mentoring and support to team members.
Participate in senior technical reviews.
Participate in business development activities with existing and potential clients.
The successful candidate will possess the following skills and qualifications:
An Electrical Engineering Degree from an accredited University.
Eligibility for registration as a Professional Engineer in the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of New Brunswick.
15+ years of experience as an Electrical Engineer in the design of industrial power distribution systems.
Design experience in the Power Generation industry, with an understanding of power generation and distribution systems, including station services.
Strong overall technical expertise in power distribution systems with a solid understanding of the Canadian Electrical Code, IEEE Standards and Practices and Industry recognized power system design and analysis software. Knowledge of NEC is considered an asset.
Experience using SKM, ETAP or other power system software to perform coordination studies, load flow and arc flash studies would be an asset.
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills with a strong attention to detail. Team work and client relations are essential to the position.
Experience and/or interest in developing new business opportunities. Stantec - 11 months ago