Stantec Electrical Engineer - Buildings in Edmonton, Alberta

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Your Opportunity

Your role as a senior contributor on our electrical consulting team is to work independently on large projects of high complexity, and as a leader of a team or project through all phases of a project lifecycle including many exciting (educational, commercial, institutional, recreational, industrial, and health care) projects. You may lead the development of integrated proposals using your specialized knowledge of electrical systems, means and methods, materials, and industry standards while leading and mentoring others and collaborating with team members to contribute to the final deliverables.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Responsible for projects of various size and complexity.

  • Evaluate, select, and design all electrical systems or products for buildings projects.

  • Engage in the development of a design through sketches, electronic models, diagrams, and other visual formats.

  • Utilize BIM technologies in the development of three dimensional models of building’s electrical systems and provides markups for junior engineers.

  • Prepare and revise documentation in various electrical phases including site plans, floor plans, diagrams, and details.

  • Lead project coordination meetings with internal team members and/or external consultants, owner and contractor, subcontractors, and vendors.

  • Participate in client project requirement meetings, value analysis, and basic cost estimating.

  • Lead the preparation and coordination of the project specifications with construction documents.

  • Conduct quality assurance and quality control on own projects and projects of peers.

  • Assist in the development of new standards and specifications for the electrical group.

  • Develop project scope, budgets, and design approach for all sizes of projects.

  • Assist with the development of proposals for projects.

  • Oversee and manage multiple projects.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Requisite knowledge and application of Canadian Electrical Code and applicable building and energy codes.

  • General understanding of all phases of project document production and the relationship between drawings and specifications.

  • Strong knowledge of electrical systems, means and methods, materials, and industry standards.

  • Ability to check the work of others for accuracy and completeness and manage time to meet project budget and schedule.

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting and to engage in creative and critical thought.

  • Thorough understanding of electrical engineering concepts and ability to effectively communicate ideas to others.

  • Advanced oral and written communication skills.

  • Presentation and interview skills are preferred.

  • Requires understanding of Microsoft Office Suite, Revit, AutoCAD.

Education and Experience

Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in Engineering & Registered Professional Engineer with APEGA in good standing. Minimum of 7 years of experience. LEED Green Associate or LEED AP preferred.

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

Job: Electrical Engineer

Primary Location: Canada-Alberta-Edmonton

Organization: BC-1147 Buildings-CA Edmonton Capital

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Oct 4, 2018, 7:45:01 AM

Req ID: 180001W0