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Electrical Engineer in Red Deer at Evraz North America

Date Posted: 5/19/2019

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Electrical Engineer

City: Red Deer / State: Alberta                                                   


At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture engineered steel products for rail, energy and industrial end markets at six production sites located in the USA (Portland, Oregon; Pueblo, Colorado) and Canada (Regina, Saskatchewan; Calgary, Camrose and Red Deer, Alberta). We are the largest North American producer by volume in the rail and large diameter pipe markets, and we hold leading positions in the Western Canada oil country tubular goods, small diameter pipe and West Coast plate markets.

 

 



Job Description and Responsibilities

 

EVRAZ North America is looking for an Electrical Engineer to join our Engineering team in Red Deer, Alberta.  As Electrical Engineer, you will manage or help lead various capital and non-capital investment and improvement projects, as well as contribute to the technical competence and production requirements of the manufacturing facilities. This position reports to the Senior Manager, Engineering.

  • Consult with engineers, customers and colleagues to discuss existing or potential engineering projects and products
  • Attend or lead meetings on site or offsite; prepare complete design and technical equipment specification documents
  • Manage small or medium projects and provide the project stakeholders and sponsors with finished projects in a safe and timely manner
  • Evaluate the effectiveness of the design and change if necessary
  • Direct and coordinate manufacturing, construction, installation, maintenance, support, documentation and testing activities to ensure compliance with specifications, codes and customer requirements
  • Supervise the manufacturing and installation of equipment and corrects flaws or malfunctions
  • Assemble bid, approval and construction issue drawing packages
  • Inspect completed installations and observe operations to ensure conformance to design and equipment specifications as well as compliance with operational and safety standards
  • Develop detailed electrical drawings and update single line diagrams as needed
  • Participate in facility evaluations and present technical reports
  • Mentor technicians and local facility personnel on electrical system design and maintenance
  • Maintain professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops, reviewing professional publications, establishing personal networks and participating in professional societies
  • Design, implement, maintain and improve electrical instruments, equipment, facilities, components, products and systems for commercial and industrial purposes
  • Test equipment and isolate defects in a manufacturing facility
  • Actively perpetuate and embody EVRAZ and engineering department culture and values



 



Job Requirements

 

  • Must have Electrical Engineering Bachelor’s Degree from accredited university
  • Must have P. Eng. designation with Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) or other Canadian associations in a good standing
  • 12-15 years of experience required, preference given to candidates with heavy industrial or manufacturing facility experience
  • Electronics troubleshooting and testing knowledge
  • Proficiency in the use of computer aided design (CAD) drafting (AutoDesk products, AutoCAD, E-plan, an asset)
  • Ability to operate computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks
  • Experience with electrical equipment selection and specification, electrical design details and auxiliary systems used in an industrial manufacturing environment
  • Familiar with alternating current and direct current (AC/DC) motor and drive systems
  • Knowledge base in low, medium, and high voltage power distribution calculation and design
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills: active listener, respects diversity of opinions with an open, clear and succinct communication style
  • Effective organizational and time management skills in handling multiple projects, performing a variety of tasks and meeting required deadlines
  • High degree of professionalism, experience working in cross-functional teams that include all levels of the organization
  • Solid understanding of and competency in engineering calculations and principles and ability to create accurate and clear design notes
  • Ability to interpret complex multi-disciplinary drawings and complex plan and profile drawings
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation, experience in project management an asset
  • Programming Logic Controller (PLC) programming capabilities, an asset


 

All applicants must be legally able to work in Canada without sponsorship.

 

 

EVRAZ is an Equal Opportunity Employer of Minorities, Females, Individuals with Disabilities, and Veterans.

 

At EVRAZ North America, we manufacture steel. We also manufacture excellence, drive success and build careers for our employees. Our people come from diverse backgrounds, but share a common set of values and the same goal of creating the best possible solution for our customers.

 

With more than 4,500 team members in the U.S. and Canada, EVRAZ offers well-paying jobs and a comprehensive range of employee benefits. Our total compensation package includes benefits such as:

 

  • Competitive wages and bonus opportunities
  • Family medical, dental, vision and prescription coverage at minimal employee cost
  • Short and long term disability programs
  • Competitive retirement plans
  • Paid vacations
  • Apprenticeship and career advancement within the company
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Wellness program

Job Requirements

  • Must have Electrical Engineering Bachelor’s Degree from accredited university
  • Must have P. Eng. designation with Association of Professional Engineers and Geoscientists of Alberta (APEGA) or other Canadian associations in a good standing
  • 12-15 years of experience required, preference given to candidates with heavy industrial or manufacturing facility experience
  • Electronics troubleshooting and testing knowledge
  • Proficiency in the use of computer aided design (CAD) drafting (AutoDesk products, AutoCAD, E-plan, an asset)
  • Ability to operate computer-assisted engineering and design software and equipment to perform engineering tasks
  • Experience with electrical equipment selection and specification, electrical design details and auxiliary systems used in an industrial manufacturing environment
  • Familiar with alternating current and direct current (AC/DC) motor and drive systems
  • Knowledge base in low, medium, and high voltage power distribution calculation and design
  • Well-developed interpersonal skills: active listener, respects diversity of opinions with an open, clear and succinct communication style
  • Effective organizational and time management skills in handling multiple projects, performing a variety of tasks and meeting required deadlines
  • High degree of professionalism, experience working in cross-functional teams that include all levels of the organization
  • Solid understanding of and competency in engineering calculations and principles and ability to create accurate and clear design notes
  • Ability to interpret complex multi-disciplinary drawings and complex plan and profile drawings
  • Project Management Professional (PMP) designation, experience in project management an asset
  • Programming Logic Controller (PLC) programming capabilities, an asset