Distribution (Design) Engineer

Ref No. BHN515592
Location Calgary, Canada
Start date 09/08/2022
Job type Contract (6 months)
Job Status Open


One of our clients is looking for a distribution engineer for an (initial) 6 month contract term.

iative to thrive on new challenges


4 + years' experience in electrical utility distribution design is preferred.

The Job

  • Responsibilities:

    · Prepare detailed electrical designs and cost estimate packages for the construction of electrical distribution facilities for residential subdivisions.

    · Proactively manage and prioritize concurrent, multi-stakeholder projects while satisfying client expectations.

    · Identify risks to project schedule, cost, and quality early in the project lifecycle and collaborate with the necessary stakeholders to mitigate risks.

    · Anticipate and proactively develop solutions to address changes in clients' needs and their business environment.

    · Circulate and coordinate designs and estimates with other shallow utilities as required.

    · Ensure construction drawings are accurate for Engineers' approval.

    · Prepare projects variance analysis reports, and verify "As Built" drawings at project completion.

    · Troubleshoot technical, client and stakeholder concerns.

    · Arrange for drafting, survey, approvals and material resources to complete assigned projects as required.

    · Effectively organize and run meetings with clients and stakeholders to achieve productive outcomes.

    · Assist in various projects, studies, and standards development as required.

    · Review the work of other design team members and provide feedback.

    · Review and authenticate the technical work of others as required.


    · Bachelor's Degree in Electrical, Civil or Mechanical Engineering and Registration as a Professional Engineer through APEGA (The Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta).

    · 4 + years' experience in electrical utility distribution design is preferred.

    Personal Qualities:

    · Natural relationship builder and has the ability to adapt communication style to suit various audiences

    · Strong technical skills demonstrated through standards development and/or complex-design experience

    · Working independently and in a team-oriented, collaborative environment

    · A passion for problem solving and is solutions focused

    · Independently manage multiple projects and the init

Zach Aitken
manages this role


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