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AMEC is a focused supplier of high-value consultancy, engineering and project management services to the world's oil and gas, mining and metals, clean energy, environment and infrastructure markets. With annual revenues of over C$5.1 billion, AMEC designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets and employs some 29,000 people in around 40 countries worldwide. Find a company with a progressive culture that makes it stand out from the crowd – one that delivers excellence to its customers by believing in its people, never compromising on safety and always acting with integrity.
AMEC’s Vancouver office services multiple industries including Mining & Metals, Power & Process and Infrastructure performing consulting and EPCM services executing world-class projects on five continents. We currently have an exciting opportunity for Electrical Project Lead Engineers, Transmission & Distribution. Reporting to the Engineering Manager, this position is located in our Vancouver, B.C. office. This role has overall responsibility for leading a team as well as Transmission and or Distribution projects from conception to construction. If you have a successful track record and thrive on challenges in a fast paced environment, this is the opportunity for you.
• Leading projects from conception stage through construction, including mentoring junior engineers and designers.• Writing and planning project scope, proposals, estimates, change notices, and budgets.• Managing, planning and scheduling a team of engineers, designers and drafters in the design for 12kV to 500 kV electrical substations, including all deliverables for protection & control (P&C), telecom, SCADA, transmission, substation layouts and station services.• Participating in client design and constructability review meetings.• Evaluating equipment for suitability as per site and standard requirements.• Enhancing and maintaining relationships with internal groups and external contractors and clients.• Traveling and visiting client sites during project definition and execution.• Checking specifications, drawings and test reports to ensure high quality design.• Ensuring the latest safe practices and methods are integrated into the design.• Coordinating with installation and commissioning activities with the utility and subcontractors.• Responding to information requests from construction and ensuring project documentation is completed.• Monitoring timesheets and man-hours expended.
• Electrical Engineering Degree from a recognized university along with a Canadian Professional Engineering Designation (P.Eng.) or the ability to register as a Professional Engineer with APEGBC.• Minimum 8 years of electrical engineering experience in a Transmission and Distribution Utility or EPCM organization designing substations.• Experience with ETAP, Primavera 6, Genesys Lighting, and Microstation is an asset.• Excellent written and verbal communication skills.• 3-5 years of demonstrated experience managing groups of engineers, designers, and drafters.• General understanding of non-electrical disciplines such as civil, structural, and mechanical for coordination purposes.
AMEC is an equal opportunity employer, a global leader in sustainability and recognized as one of Canada’s Top 100 Employers for 2012. Since 2000, Engineering News Record magazine has ranked AMEC among the top International Design Firms. AMEC has also ranked at the top of its sector in the Dow Jones Sustainability Index since 2005. Are you ready for a rewarding career with AMEC? Join us now!
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