Lead Electrical Engineer - Burlington -(AUS0004Q9)
Ausenco has an exciting new opportunity for a Lead Electrical Engineer to join our Industrial and Infrastructure group at our Burlington location. We are looking for someone with passion, drive, and motivation in the pursuit and delivery of projects, as part of our growing consulting team environment.
The ideal candidate will be responsible for fostering client relationships and providing electrical leadership in the design and management of a variety of industrial and infrastructure projects. Reporting directly to the VP of Industrial & Infrastructure, you will engage with clients to identify value-creation opportunities and manage a variety of projects as part of a multi-discipline consulting team.
About the Role
Responsibilities of the Electrical & Instrumentation Department Lead include but are not limited to the following:
Oversee and provide support on electrical engineering design to produce deliverables such as budget and capital cost estimates, single line diagrams, area classification drawings, electrical load lists, equipment datasheets, equipment specifications and datasheets, material requisitions, technical bid evaluations, equipment layouts, grounding layouts, lighting layouts, cable tray layouts, power system studies, cable schedules, panel schedules, control schematics, electric heat trace design, wiring diagrams, 3D models, and construction work packages.
Preliminary and detailed Electrical design for High Voltage and Low Voltage power distribution systems and Motor Control Centres and substations
Work in accordance with Ausenco’s values and demonstrate commitment, active involvement and leadership regarding safety, sustainability, client, people and financial accountabilities.
Prepare and manage electrical engineering proposals and budgets
Manage and coordinate the electrical engineering work
Lead and oversee both the development and approval of work schedules to ensure that objectives of cost, quality and time are met.
Confirm engineering discipline planning meets design requirements, scope and client expectations by maintaining a high level of communication with project team and clients.
Plan and lead project teams as a Project Manager for assigned projects.
Communicate effectively with clients to identify needs and evaluate alternative solutions.
Manage complex technical discussions with third parties (customer, suppliers, and regulators) to facilitate appropriate technical decisions.
Lead and participate in Business Development initiatives and growth for Burlington in Ontario.
A recognized Bachelor’s or Master’s degree in Electrical engineering from an accredited university and a P. Eng. designation
Project management (PMP) designation is an asset.
15+ years' engineering experience, preferably gained through industrial projects relating to materials handling, power generation, distribution, and transmission.
Prior experience leading Electrical Engineering project team of Engineers, Designers and Drafters.
Strong working knowledge of power distribution from 600V to 115kV, protection & coordination, power factor correction, substation design, motor controls, VFD's and motor soft-starts, PLC/DCS systems, cabling and cable systems and specifications.
A reputation for successfully handling projects and people simultaneously and effectively.
Strong problem solving and organizational skills and ability to meet deadlines and multiple deliverables.
Excellent communication skills, both written and oral, to provide technical reports, specifications, and proposals.
Strong desire to interface with clients, determine needs, and prepare proposals for services in conjunction with engineering team members.
Willingness to become part of a highly technical team providing ingenious and value-added solutions to a diverse client base.
Engaging interpersonal skills with the ability to work with a variety of group dynamic situations.
Ability to lead, mentor and support technical staff.
Ausenco is a global leader in engineering, project management and operations solutions for the resources and energy sectors. As a member of our team you’ll be encouraged to embrace challenges and discover innovative solutions to each and every project. For that, you’ll receive a competitive remuneration package and the opportunity to pursue your career path.
If this role sounds like you, please submit a detailed application directly to this posting. We thank you for your submission and will contact you if we need further information, or if we wish to progress to interview.
We are an equal opportunity employer and are committed to providing employment accommodation in accordance with the Ontario Human Rights Code and the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005 (AODA). Ausenco will provide accommodations to job applicants with disabilities throughout the recruitment process. If you require an accommodation, please notify us and we will work with you to meet your needs.