Senior Electrical Engineer

  • Location
    Fort Mcmurray, Alberta
  • Job type
  • Category
    Engineering - Electrical

Are you an outstanding Engineer looking for a new opportunity? If yes, then this Senior Electrical Engineer job opportunity in Fort McMurray is yours!
Adecco is currently hiring a full-time Senior Electrical Engineer in Fort McMurray, AB, to work a 1-year contract at a well-established energy company majoring in the production of synthetic crude from oil sands. To qualify for this role, you must have a minimum of 5 years of experience in maintenance/reliability engineering, with additional experience in E&I engineering. If you have what it takes, then apply now!

  • Location: Fort McMurray, AB
  • Shifts: Monday to Friday | 8 hours/day
  • Job type: 1-year contract |Full-time
  • Here’s why you should apply:
  • Hires fast, pays weekly 
  • Vacation pay paid out on each weekly pay cheque 
  • Medical and dental benefits once qualified 
  • Free training programs 
  • New and quicker onboarding process 
  • Possibility of this job extending longer
  • Duties and Responsibilities:
  • Review shift log daily regarding recent electrical-related issues in the plant
  • Provide technical support to operations & maintenance during troubleshooting activities to recover plant production, as required
  • Lead or provide technical support during incident investigations
  • Review equipment test results and advise on the frequency & scope of maintenance activities or if repairs/replacements/equipment upgrades are needed
  • Participate in risk analysis work activities, and develop engineering solutions for various plant issues
  • Develop, present and/or make modifications to the scope of work for turnaround events as well as provide support to the turnaround team during the execution
  • Make recommendations for the procurement of materials, equipment and services for assigned work
  • Complete electrical engineering work packages for equipment reliability improvements and ensure compliance with the company’s specifications and standards
  • Prepare high-quality design packages with well-understood scopes of work
  • Prepare detailed design, supply, construction and installation specifications
  • Check vendor drawings and data for compliance with specifications
  • Analyze electrical equipment data & historical failure information to produce equipment end-of-life strategies and obsolescence plans, or produce equipment failure reports
  • Requirements and Qualifications:
  • Must be legally eligible to work and reside in Canada
  • A bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering is needed
  • Professional Engineer - membership in the Association of Professional Engineers, Geologists and Geophysicists of Alberta (APEGA) is a must
  • Five or more years in maintenance/reliability engineering, with experience in E&I engineering is needed
  • Knowledge of design, maintenance, testing and commissioning of E&I equipment
  • Experience with management of change (MOC) process and workflow
  • An outstanding ability to prioritize multiple and changing priorities under tight deadlines with strong decision-making skills
  • Must be local to fort McMurray or willing to relocate.No camp accommodation or subsistence provided for this position
  • If you are a skilled and experienced Electrical Engineer, who is looking to build his career in a diverse and inclusive work environment, where the employee feels valued and respected, apply now and an Adecco recruiter will reach out soon!
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    Reference number CA_EN_1_028547_2041027

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