Electrical Engineer


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TORONTO
POSITION DESCRIPTION
WSP is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our Rail and Transit department, located at our construction site offices of a major LRT project. Reporting to the Department Manager, this position will be responsible for assisting the Segment Lead in providing guidance and support to Junior Engineers / Site Monitors in the performance of daily work activities.
RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Assist Segment Leads in providing guidance and support to Junior Engineers / Site Monitors in the performance of daily work activities;
  • Participate in, and contribute to development of Failure Mode Effects Analysis by the Segment Lead, in order to prioritize construction activities for monitoring or auditing efforts;
  • Visit the locations of any ongoing work on site, each day, to monitor activities on siteand collect information and photographs of the work;
  • Notify the Segment Lead Auditor, by exception, of any issues or concerns as soon as they are identified;
  • Produce / review a monthly report of findings, for use by the Construction Monitoring Lead in developing an overall monthly construction progress report;
  • Other duties as assigned/required.

QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering;
  • Licensed P.Eng. in Ontario;
  • Minimum 5 years of work experience in a similar capacity;
  • Demonstrated experience in reviewing construction drawings and site work;
  • Demonstrated experience in construction quality control and reporting;
  • Demonstrated experience in Design-Build or AFP delivered projects;
  • Sound judgement; effective organizational, analytical and problem solving skills; strong interpersonal, oral and written communication skills including technical report writing skills;
  • Ability to work with multi-discipline technical teams and maintain effective working relationships;
  • Working knowledge of personal computers and computerized applications related to the work;
  • Requires a valid Province of Ontario Class "G" Driver's license and use of own vehicle for attending project sites, public meetings, etc.

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.
WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.
WSP Canada Inc.
Toronto, ON
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