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Electrical Engineer in Edmonton at Design Group Staffing

Date Posted: 9/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Design Group Staffing is currently searching for an Electrical Engineer to work a long-term contract position in Edmonton

Please email your MS Word resume to

  • To start ASAP
  • 6+ months plus
  • Preference for local candidates
  • No Housing or travel assistance for non-local applicants
  • Looking for a Sub Lead Electrical Engineer

  • 10-20 years of relevant work experience
  • Refinery / EPC Experience
  • Technically strong
  • Design, construction or operations experience
  • Must have P.Eng
  • Ability to mentor other team members

Duties & Responsibilities:

Duties include preparation of FEED and Engineering Design Basis, and reviewing detailed engineering deliverables such as:

  1. Construction Work Packages;
  2. Hazardous Area Classification drawings;
  3. Single Line/Three line diagrams, control schematics, grounding and lighting drawings, cable/conduit/tray routing plans, electrical/instrument location drawings, cable schedules, panel schedules and electrical equipment data sheets;
  4. Equipment sizing, cable sizing, voltage drop, lighting calculations;
  5. Design of medium/low voltage distribution systems; and
  6. Technical bid evaluation/recommendation and Vendor document review.
  • Plans, schedules, conducts, and coordinates detailed phases of engineering work usually in one discipline in a project or staff group;
  • Performs work that involves conventional engineering practice but may include complex features such as resolving conflicting design requirements, unsuitability of conventional materials and/or difficult coordination requirements;
  • Plans, coordinates or prepares equipment or work specifications, bid evaluations and award recommendations for equipment;
  • Coordinates engineering efforts in assigned areas between specialty and other engineering groups or disciplines, with the client, suppliers, and contractors and between other groups;
  • When delegated, assumes a lead technical role over other engineers or project subgroups for completing specific tasks;
  • Prepares or assists in preparation of conceptual studies, designs, reports or proposals;
  • Performs or assists in the performance of problem analysis and original design;
  • Prepares and/or assists in the preparation/review of cost estimates, quantity take-offs, forecasts and change orders;
  • Reviews and checks work of Home office engineers/designers;
  • Supports the creation of a work environment that fosters openness, trust, communication, teamwork, empowerment, innovation, and satisfaction;
  • Working knowledge of precedents in the specialty area, the principles and practices of related technical areas and of coordinating work with other technical disciplines;
  • Understands the standard engineering work planning, scheduling and cost estimating, and conducts independent work requiring judgment in the application of engineering techniques. Normally uses conventional approaches to technical problems encountered;
  • Knowledgeable of and performs standard discipline engineering activities on projects of relatively small size and complexity within the business line with minimal technical oversight; and
  • Provides technical support to other members on the client’s team.