Junior Electrical Engineer

  • Location
    Ottawa, Ontario
  • Job type
    Direct Hire
  • Category
    Engineering - Electrical

Adecco is currently hiring a permanent full-time Junior Electrical Engineer for our client in Ottawa, ON. Our clients are professional, responsive, and easy to work with. This role requires providing support to oversee projects from genesis to conclusion with respect to design of power distribution, lighting, fire alarm security, data and communications and specialized electrical systems.

  • Location: Ottawa, ON
  • Shifts: Monday to Friday | 8:00am – 5:00pm
  • Job type: Permanent | Full-time
  • Here’s why you should apply:

  • Competitive salary and benefits but more importantly the opportunity to work for a leader in the Engineering industry, project diversity, and a chance to work with amazing team!
  • Responsibilities:

    Working under the direct supervision of a Senior Engineer and be accountable to:

  • Liaison with client & other consultants to determine project’s scope, under supervision of senior Engineer/Designer.
  • Document and communicate project’s scope to in-house design team members.
  • Coordinate electrical requirements with senior mechanical Engineer/Designer.
  • Coordinate with client, architect, interior designer and other consultants.
  • Respect project schedule.
  • Ensure plans and specifications conform to applicable codes, good engineering practice and project scope.
  • Participate in maintaining firm’s quality standard.
  • Prepare drawings using office CAD system.
  • Manage/coordinate multiple projects.
  • Perform load calculations.
  • Prepare detailed design layout.
  • Review project documentation.
  • Participate in design review meetings.
  • Construction administration and site review.
  • Obtain stamp and signature from signing engineer.
  • Assist senior to monitor and control in-house costs and compare to project budget.
  • What you’ll need to succeed

    Problem solving and critical thinking abilities

  • Coordinate electrical system layout with mechanical department and external consultants.
  • Apply electrical engineering theory and adhere to codes.
  • Address conditions encountered on-site.
  • Knowledge of building codes

  • National Building Code
  • Ontario Building Code
  • Model National Energy Code for Buildings
  • ASHRAE 90.1
  • Ontario Fire Code
  • National and Ontario Hydro Electrical Codes & Bulletins
  • Knowledge of design practices & norms

  • National Fire Protection Association
  • C.S.A. Standards
  • I.E.S. Recommended Practices
  • Construction methods/techniques
  • Electrical systems
  • Design drafting and specification writing practices
  • Construction costs in both time and capital
  • CAD, word processor, spreadsheet and electrical design software
  • Good communication skills both verbal and written
  • Good leadership skills
  • Qualifications:

  • Must be legally eligible to work, and reside in Canada
  • Engineering degree or equivalent education
  • 1-2 years of Auto cad experience required
  • Experience using BIM, Revit and other tools and drafting is preferred
  • If you are interested in the Junior Electrical Engineer position in Ottawa, ON, apply now and an Adecco recruiter will reach out soon!


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    Reference number CA_EN_1_021956_2002003

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