Intermediate Electrical Engineer - Buildings

WSP - Markham, ON (14 months ago)

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WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 48,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 8,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We’re among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

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WSP is currently seeking a Intermediate Electrical Engineer to join our Buildings Mechanical & Electrical Department, located at our Markham office. Reporting to the Manager, M&E this position will be responsible to prepare calculation, conceptual and detail design, technical specification, installation details, AutoCAD / MicroStation and Revit software, permit / tender / post-tender services on various transportation projects, and perform contract admin (CA) services to review shop drawings, RFI’s, etc.

WSP's broad scope and extensive range of skills which exists within our talented team of experts, means that we are well positioned to deliver cutting-edge, pre-eminent projects across many industry sectors. As we continue to grow our expertise, significant opportunities for professionals to expand their expertise and enhance their careers materialize. Our Buildings Mechanical & Electrical group is no exception.

Whether you are an Electrical Engineer looking to take on more responsibility for project delivery or you are interested in being a subject matter technical expert, WSP is excited to hear from you. If you are an ambitious professional and you regularly as yourself; "How far can I take my career?", let WSP help you find the answer. Join WSP.

Electrical design of power distribution, lighting, fire alarm, grounding, lightning, control, communication, emergency power and generators, and security systems for transportation projects, majorly for GO Metrolinx and TTC, familiar with iCRC concept;
Complete understanding of Electrical Engineering requirement for Building and Site design;
Ability to perform interdisciplinary coordination with Mechanical, Structural, Civil, Site Services, Signaling, Architectural, Project Management, and Construction Management disciplines per project requirement;
Prepare and review AutoCAD and Revit 3D models for all electrical systems as mentioned above; perform clash detection with Revit 3D for find interdisciplinary 3D model clashes;
Perform individually or as a team member with electrical discipline;
Knowledge of project management requirement including reporting, financials, and resourcing to help with senior engineers and project managers;
Other duties as assigned/required.

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering and registered P.Eng. with PEO; (EGBC, APEGA is a plus);
10 to 15 years’ of experience designing electrical systems for buildings, transportation, commercial, and industrial projects including but not limited to: power distribution, lighting, fire alarm, lightning, life safety and communications;
Ability to work independently to deliver comprehensive designs and meet the deadlines;
Experience with utility companies, authorities having jurisdiction, applicable codes and standards such as OBC, IEEE, CSA, and OESC;
Strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills with team members and other disciplines;
Detail oriented, Organized, Hard worker, and Team Player attitude;
Project Management knowledge, PMP is a plus;

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

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WSP Canada Inc.

Markham, ON