Electrical Engineer

JOB DESCRIPTION

Exceed Electrical Engineering is seeking an Electrical Engineer with a minimum of three years experience in electrical distribution systems design. Experience with water and wastewater processes, ETAP, AutoCAD, and electrical design of commercial and multi-family buildings will be considered an asset.

This position will be based out of our office in the downtown heart of Kamloops, BC, close to many restaurants and coffee shops.  We offer a fun working environment with flexibility for personal and family time. Our benefits package includes health and dental including the ability to bank extra time worked.

Kamloops is centrally located in the heart of the BC interior, located within reasonable travel distance to major centers including Vancouver, Kelowna, and Calgary. Living in Kamloops offers world class skiing, mountain biking, hiking, and fishing among various other activities, making Kamloops an outdoor enthusiasts’ all-season playground.  Beyond the outdoors, Kamloops offers history, music, theatre, and plenty of events to participate in throughout the year.

The ideal candidate will play a key role in supporting Exceed’s projects. You are the first line of support for various clients throughout BC. You will be responsible for system designs, assisting other engineers and technologists, as well as managing clients and projects. This role will require you to perform field reviews at construction sites across B.C. Understanding of different processes such as water/wastewater treatment, materials handling, pumping, and other processes will be considered an asset.

Location: Kamloops, BC

Salary: Competitive salary commensurate to experience.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES (may vary)

  • Collaborate with the Exceed team at initial conceptual design phase of engineering projects throughout closeout of the project.

  • Develop and revise technical specifications

  • Perform design of primary services, fuse coordination studies, low voltage and medium voltage distribution design, grounding studies

  • Read engineering drawings, P&ID’s, identify errors, mark-up drawings with corrections, and reverse engineer electrical systems

  • Read and understand B.C. Building Code, Canadian Electrical Code, CSA and other related standards.

  • Support engineers and designers with technical issues

  • Travel province-wide to remote sites to perform field reviews, meet with clients, troubleshoot issues, or commission projects.

  • Attend client meetings, record and understand client requirements.

  • Work with AutoCAD to provide engineered designs

  • Manage timelines and budgets

GENERAL QUALIFICATIONS

  • Engineers: Bachelor of Applied Science or Bachelor of Engineering from an accredited post-secondary institution with a focus on Electrical Engineering.

  • Minimum of 3 years of experience working in an electrical  consulting or field services environment.

  • Registration with, or eligible to be registered with Engineers and Geoscientists of B.C. and have P.Eng status or be in the process of obtaining P.Eng. status.

  • Ability to communicate clearly and consistency in English.

  • Strong computer skills.

  • Knowledge of BC Hydro and Fortis BC design standards

  • Proficient in Office365 products including Word, Excel, and Teams.

  • Working knowledge of ETAP to perform protective relay coordination, grounding studies, motor starting studies

  • Able to rapidly establish a good working relationship with clients.

  • Entrepreneurial work ethic.

  • This position has been deemed as Safety Sensitive – successful candidates will be required to pass a pre-employment Alcohol and Drug test and background clearance check.

  • Must possess a valid passport and driver’s license.

  • Canadian citizen or permanent resident of Canada.

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit a cover letter and resume including;

  1. Why do you want to be a member of the Exceed team?

  2. Be descriptive in your related experience.

When attaching your resume, please send it as a PDF file. Email everything to admin@exceedeng.com and include the job title in the subject line.