Stantec Junior Electrical EIT in Dartmouth, Nova Scotia

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Your Opportunity

Our Dartmouth, NS office is looking for a highly motivated Junior Engineer-in-Training to join our growing, multi-disciplinary team. Responsibilities will include the development for electrical systems designed to meet the unique needs of the individual project. This individual will be an excellent communicator and skilled problem-solver with a strong attention to detail and with a strong interest in working closely with our electrical team, clients, contractors and suppliers. This individual will be expected to work independently as an integrated member of an interdisciplinary team.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Applies strong technical design skills to produce accurate and timely deliverables.

  • Handles design development and document preparation in written and computer-aided design formats.

  • Collaborates with multi-discipline project managers.

  • Supports project requirements including proposals, options analysis narratives, engineering and capital cost estimates, drawing documentation, systems design and technical specifications.

  • Researches, prepares, and presents coordinated design options.

  • Reviews drawings and researches code issues to comply with applicable regulations.

  • Interacts regularly with key clients and project stakeholders.

  • Provides input on the creation and editing of technical specifications.

  • Provides contract documents that meet required codes and quality assurance standards.

  • Expands current knowledge of technologies and trends, as they apply to the applicable project and market types, and continually strengthens skills.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Strong interest in learning how to prepare and review detailed designs, under the direction of senior staff.

  • Strong interest in learning how to integrate design elements with the architectural, civil, structural, and mechanical disciplines.

  • Strong interest in learning applicable codes and standards.

  • Demonstrate a credible and trustworthy presence through professionalism, demeanor, and technical knowledge.

  • Strong oral and written communication skills; ability to prepare and present accurate, professionally written reports and recommendations.

  • Strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office.

  • Strong interest in supporting the tender and construction phases of a project.

  • Strong interest to apply sustainable design principles within projects.

Education and Experience

Bachelors' degree in Electrical Engineering.

Typical office environment working with computers and remaining sedentary for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

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 others’ talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Electrical Engineer - EIT

Primary Location: Canada-Nova Scotia-Dartmouth

Organization: BC-1334 Buildings-CA Atlantic

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Entry Level

Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Oct 17, 2018, 8:22:23 AM

Req ID: MIG-34160