Stantec Electrical Instrumentation & Control Desginer in Scarborough, Maine

Join a team that does more than generate and deliver electricity through its work; join a team that powers growth and advances communities. Seeing beyond the project at hand, you’ll work with us to advance the industry and build your career. We operate with the strength of a $3B company and have the agility of a specialized power group, and work on some of the most challenging and cutting edge projects around the world. Whether helping to define microgrids, pushing the boundaries on clean energy or grid modernization, you’ll find yourself working with leaders in transmission & distribution, thermal generation, and renewable energy in one of the world’s top 10 design firms, broadening your skills and developing your career.

Your Opportunity

This is a dynamic, "hands-on" role for a person who can excel in a team-oriented, client-driven environment. Candidates should be self-motivated individuals with 7 years of experience. The individual will be expected to work independently on electrical and instrument designs as an integrated member of an interdisciplinary design team on small to large projects, providing technical expertise to the Project Engineer.

Your Key Responsibilities

An opportunity exists for a highly motivated Electrical Instrumentation & Control Designer to join our Scarborough, ME office.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the following:

  • Assist in the development of new project work through client interaction and ongoing site activities

  • Design of electrical systems including power distribution, cabling and raceways, PLC and DCS Network communications and equipment control designs for heavy industrial facilities

  • Provides I & C deliverables using ISA based standards including I/) instrument lists and DCS/PLC Network interconnections, loops and schematics

  • Develop construction quantities, estimate construction costs and utilize estimating software to create project cost reports

  • Lead field investigations and support job site construction activities for related projects

  • Conduct and coordinate detailed design work and provide project guidance to junior drafting staff

  • Coordinating with engineering staff, local and remote

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Associate’s degree from a technical college including CAD skills

  • Knowledge of electrical and instrumentation systems and equipment related to the power industry

  • Experience with power plant systems/designs including DCS, PLC, Medium and Low Voltage Controls

  • Ability to develop electrical power plans, cable tray routing, wiring diagrams and interconnections while adhering to heavy industrial practices and standards

  • Competent in understanding and producing Instrument and Controls documentation

  • Capable of managing task assignments, scope, schedule and business

  • A working knowledge of Microsoft Office and AutoCAD 2D & 3D or newer programs

  • Excellent interpersonal and communication skills and a strong attention to detail

  • Ability to work closely with Project Managers, adhere to budget guidelines, schedules and client specifications in the course of design development

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 Designer

Primary Location: United States-Maine-Scarborough

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Aug 10, 2018, 4:40:53 AM

Req ID: 180001DP