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Substation Project Engineer​/Lead Toronto

POWER Engineers

POWER Engineers Toronto Canada

1 week ago

Substation Project Engineer/Lead Engineer (Hybrid)

Job Summary of Roles

POWER Engineers Canada is currently seeking an experienced, energetic, self-starting team member with a strong leadership background to perform and manage engineering design activities for electrical substations. This position is posted for the Toronto, Ontario POWER office location and will work closely with the Calgary, Alberta POWER Office.

Responsibilities The Project Engineer/ Lead Engineer will share responsibility with the rest of the department to produce a product consistent with POWER’s mission statement and our culture. The candidate will be expected to support the Department Manager and Area Leads in achieving the goals of the department, maintain POWER’s high-quality standards, promote internal teamwork and meet the needs of our clients.

This position is also responsible for assisting with developing, maintaining, and strengthening client relationships within the region. Support Department Manager... and Area Leads with the management of relationships with alliance clients

Develop and manage project schedules, budgets, and quality of assigned projects

Perform and direct others in the detailed design of medium to extra high voltage substations including, but not limited to One-line diagrams

Schematics & Wiring diagrams

SCADA& Communications Station physical layouts

Sections/Elevations Cable and conduit plans and details

Cable Trench, Duct designs

Ground grid design and details

Foundation plans and details

Structural plans and details

Control enclosure design and details;

Lightning protection plans

Yard lighting plans

Bills of Materials Inter-discipline coordination activities

Specify and select substation equipment

Contribute to substation equipment specifications

Construction support

Facility studies

Site visits Perform QA/QC for deliverables to clients

Support Project Manager with project reporting needs

Support proposal development

Support the mentorship and training of other team members

Shall understand and adhere to client standards and processes while working individually or within a team to complete complex and technically challenging designs

Occasional travel will be required. Required

Education /Experience BSEE (BS Electrical Engineering), BSEET (BS Electrical Engineering Technology) degree, Associate’s degree or equivalent technical education

Five (5) or more years of experience in substation design

Experience in 15kV through 138kV substation design and IEEE/ANSI standards

Experience as the project engineer or discipline engineer lead for several substation projects occurring concurrently

Experience with Microsoft Office Suite, with an emphasis on Excel and Word Demonstrate the ability to work in a fast-paced environment, tracking and organizing many tasks of varying importance and size Proven ability and desire to mentor and help others

A strong command of the English language with good written and oral communication skills in order to work effectively with internal team members and external client personnel Desired

Education /Experience

Experience with local Ontario clients, both in design and business development.

Professional License (P.ENG)
Experience managing a project team

Experience with Micro Station (V8i or newer) At POWER Engineers, you can have a rewarding career on every level. Our philosophy is simple:
Do Good. Have Fun. Build Success.

This is an opportunity to join POWER as we grow across Canada.

You’ll work on fun and challenging projects and initiatives. You’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on society and the environment with all the support, and training it takes to advance your career.

Since we’re employee-owned, we get to make POWER a great place to work. That includes providing competitive compensation, professional development and a full benefit package:
Medical/Dental/Vision Maternity Leave Parental Leave Paid Holidays Vacation/Paid Sick Leave Voluntary Life Insurance

RSRP matching Corporate Wellness Program #L1-MA #Hybrid
Toronto ON

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