Civil/Electrical Technologist

  • Provide design and construction support services to Electric and Gas Utility Clients and Developers for overhead and underground distribution projects including; new service connections, rebuilds and relocates of existing facilities, maintenance programs, customer build projects, and/or system improvement projects.
  • Provide design/drafting, project and construction support services for substation expansion projects including both greenfield and brownfield developments, and commissioning support.
  • Conduct field inspections, site survey investigations, and soil resistivity testing.
  • Provide field inspection and test reports related to design work.
  • Coordinate with stakeholders, including land owners, Transportation Authorities, Municipal Governments, Third Party Utilities, First Nations,  etc. when required to complete the design assignments.
  • Ensure that technical drawings meet the standards of MCW and their clients.
  • Ensure that all duties are performed accurately and efficiently in order to deliver quality products/services on schedule
  • Travel to work sites may be required from time to time.
  • Overtime as required

Education & Experience:

  • A minimum of 3 years of relevant work experience.
  • A post-secondary diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or Electrical Engineering Technology
  • Must possess a valid driver’s license
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate with clients and co-workers in a clear, concise, and courteous fashion (oral and written).
  • Exercise flexiblity in handling multiple assignments with changing priorities
  • Experience reparing and submitting of permitting applications to a variety of third party stakeholders
  • Proven ability to meet deadlines and successfully complete deliverables
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Team oriented and client-focused
  • Excellent time management skills with the ability to work under pressure

Technical Skills:

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and PLS-CADD
  • Demonstrated proficiency in the operation of Utility Geographic Information Systems (GIS) based design platforms such as GE Small World.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite Package (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Project)
  • Familiarity in the use of enterprise systems for the preparation of work orders.
  • Strong software skills are a key requirement, along with proficiency in mechanics of materials and applied physics and mathematics. Familiarity with electrical theory would be considered an asset.

Expected Competencies:

 In order to be successful in this position, the incumbent will be expected to possess the following competencies:

Achievement Orientation – Focusing efforts on achieving high quality results to help others meet and exceed the organization’s standards

Attention to Detail – Working in a conscientious, consistent and thorough manner in order to recognize less obvious information

Teamwork – Working collaboratively with others to foster teamwork and achieve organizational goals

Using Information Technology – Using software and information technology to compliment one’s base knowledge in cases where limited information and resources are available to accomplish one’s work

Resilience – Remaining energized and focused in the face of occasional ambiguity, change or strenuous work demands

Planning and Organizing – Developing, implementing, evaluating and adjusting own plans and activities to reach goals, while ensuring the optimal use of resources

Initiative – Dealing with situations and issues proactively and persistently by identifying the immediate action needed and seizing the opportunities that arise

Information Management – Demonstrating basic knowledge and ability and, with guidance using appropriate procedures to collect, organize, retrieve, maintain and disseminate information

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