Stantec Senior Electrical, Instrumentation & Control Engineer in Surrey, British Columbia

At Stantec, we approach every water and natural resource project we undertake—whether at the local, regional, or watershed level— thoughtfully, and execute it with excellence across all project phases. We partner with our clients to design fit-for-purpose solutions that address their communities’ unique needs throughout the water infrastructure lifecycle. Our experts lead their fields and guide our work with scientific rigor, an innovative spirit, and a vision for growth. We’re a place where you can apply your passion and collaborate with top talent on work that’s critical to our clients, our communities, and the industry at large.

Your Opportunity

Our Water group is seeking a Senior Electrical, Instrumentation and Controls Engineer to join the team in our Surrey or Victoria offices to provide world class Electrical, Instrumentation and Controls engineering for a variety of clients globally in a dynamic and diversified team environment. You will work with junior and intermediate engineering and design staff to deliver high quality designs on time and on budget. This position reports to the EI&C Team Lead. The preference is to have an engineer who is capable of both electrical and I&C engineering.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • Independently complete EI&C engineering tasks for small projects and lead a small team of EI&C engineers and designers acting as a Discipline Lead for larger projects.

  • Prepare responses to RFQs and RFPs for predominantly EI&C projects, and contribute to the level of effort table and write-ups for the EI&C components of multi-disciplinary projects.

  • Prepare feasibility, conceptual and detailed design of Electrical, Instrumentation, and Control (EI&C) systems for water and wastewater collection, treatment, and pumping facilities.

  • Prepare power distribution analysis and design of Water/Wastewater facility substations, generator systems, grounding, switchgear, motor control centers, variable frequency drives, metering, protection, and controls. Instrumentation/Controls analysis and design of facility-wide DCS and PLC based process automation, data acquisition, trending and alarming systems.

  • Design lighting, fire alarm and security systems for Water/Wastewater facilities. Prepare reports, studies, specifications, drawings and other design documents. Work with and interface effectively with other engineering disciplines (Process, Civil, Structural, Mechanical).

  • Complete field reviews of designs under construction, and prepare construction review documentation.

  • Participate in commissioning-related activities and provide engineering-level direction to the commissioning team.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Willingness to provide guidance and leadership for junior and intermediate staff assigned to work on common projects.

  • Excellent English communication skills, both verbal and written.

  • Strong interpersonal, communication and problem-solving skills.

  • Thorough understanding of EI&C design standards; this includes familiarity with power distribution design (up to 25kV) and control systems (DCS and PLC based architectures).

  • Sound working knowledge of the Canadian Electrical Code and Microsoft Office software suite. Knowledge of the National Electrical Code is considered an asset.

  • Experience in a project management role is considered an asset.

  • Good working knowledge of SKM PTW, ETAP and/or EasyPower software is considered an asset.

  • Working knowledge of Logix5000 and Concept PLC software is considered an asset.

  • Registration or eligibility for registration in the US is considered an asset.

  • Field review and commissioning experience is considered an asset.

  • The willingness to travel for field reviews and construction support is an asset.

Education and Experience

Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from an accredited University.

Registered or eligible for registration with the Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of British Columbia (APEGBC) as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) is a requirement.

Minimum of 12 years of experience in EI&C systems design; relevant experience with Water/Wastewater related infrastructure is considered a significant asset.

This description is not a comprehensivelisting of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of theemployee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned ormay 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: Civil Engineer

Primary Location: Canada-British Columbia-Surrey

Organization: BC-1117 Water-CA British Columbia

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 25 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Job Posting: Jun 12, 2018, 11:06:02 AM

Req ID: MIG-33796