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Stantec Junior Electrical Designer in BURNABY, British Columbia

Junior Electrical Designer - ( 210002ZC )


Join a team that has been partnering with our clients for more than 100 years to improve the quality of life around the world. When it comes to hydropower, dams, locks and navigation projects, we design with the next generation in mind. We operate with the strength of a $3B company paired with the agility of a specialized waterpower and dams group, to deliver some of the most iconic and cutting edge projects around the world. This proud legacy has fostered a culture of innovation and safety, leading our team to design the world’s most impactful water power and dam projects—projects vital to both local and global communities.

Your Opportunity

Stantec’s Power group understands the challenges of the power sector in meeting worldwide demand for clean, efficient energy in the midst of financial, strategic, and regulatory uncertainty. Our growing team is currently offering exciting opportunity for Junior Electrical Designer to work on various high voltage substation projects throughout North America. As part of our positive and dynamic multi-discipline team environment, you will be engaging in variety of engineering assignments to provide our clients with superior services, meanwhile grow in your own professional path. We provide career opportunities as unique as you are.

Your Key Reponsibilities

Working with the Substation team out of Burnaby office, the Junior Electrical Designer will be responsible for the design and delivery of high voltage substation projects in British Columbia as well as across North America.

Responsibilities include:

  • Conduct detailed design and drafting for switchyard layouts, elevations, grounding plan/details, cable and trench routing, Station Service AC/DC distribution, single line diagrams, etc.

  • Prepare technical portion of tendering package, detailed engineering scope, construction specification, inspection and test plan, etc.

  • Provide technical support for procurement, construction and commissioning.

  • Assist in preparing proposals, project plans and estimate.

  • Coordinate with other disciplines during project execution to solve technical issues.

  • Conduct site visit to verify project scope and provide construction site supports as required.


Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Excellent computer skills, including Microsoft Office, AutoCAD, Microstation.

  • Dedicated team player with strong interpersonal and communication skills on multi-disciplinary teams, suppliers, sub-consultants and clients.

  • Fluent in both spoken and written English.

  • Valid Class 5 BC driver’s license or equivalent with good standing.

  • Ability to handle and deliver multi-tasks.

Education and Experience

  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering (preferably in Power System) with minimum 2 years of proven direct detailed design experience related to high voltage substations for Utilities in North America. New graduate with relevant co-op experience will be considered.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Primary Location : Canada-British Columbia-Burnaby

Job : Electrical Engineering Technician/Technologist

Organization : BC-1182 Power & Dams-Canada West

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : No

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Nov 24, 2021, 8:55:33 AM

Req ID: 210002ZC

Vaccine Policy: Beginning December 8, 2021, Stantec requires North America employees in many positions to be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 except those for whom a reasonable accommodation has been granted because a medical reason or a sincerely held religious belief, as required by law.

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