C.E.S. Engineering Ltd is a multidisciplinary engineering company established in 1999. The company operates in provincially registered offices in Vancouver, Calgary, and Toronto and international offices in the UK and Serbia.
C.E.S. Engineering has been providing comprehensive commissioning and performance engineering services for over twenty years. Thanks to our passionate and hardworking experts, we are delivering with success high-profile, sustainable, and innovative projects in new and existing buildings across all market sectors. Beyond rewarding our team's effort with competitive compensation, we are also supporting and actively encouraging continuous professional development, registration, and training programs for all our people. If this sounds like an environment that you could build a career within, then we want to hear from you.
We are seeking energetic, Electrical Designer/Project Manager to join our Burnaby office to take on a leading role in the performance engineering on construction projects throughout the lower mainland and Canada-wide. Projects range from mixed-use residential, commercial, through to complex and specialized institutional, healthcare and process facilities. This role will see you working from home with the possibility to operate safely from the office if preferred.
The successful applicant would assume a leading role in our growing design engineering department, working directly with the senior leadership team at CES.
® Join an industry leader based in the lower mainland.
® A fantastic opportunity to work within an international team.
® Challenged yourself and be part of a unique company culture offering great career progression!
1. Primary Job Duties:
® Perform engineering studies into the feasibility, design, operation, and performance of electrical systems in new and/or existing buildings.
® Design of electrical systems (Electrical Distribution, Lighting, Fire Alarm, Security and Access Control, Communication, and IT systems)
® Prepare design documentation including:
o Preparation of systems drawings in AutoCAD
o Engineering Studies (load calculation and reports)
o Equipment selection and sizing
o Preparation of specification documents
® Plan and manage projects, and prepare material, cost and timing estimates, reports, and design specifications for mechanical and electrical systems,
® Prepare contract documents and evaluate tenders for construction or maintenance.
® Construction Contract Administration
o Shop drawings review and approval
o RFI responses
o Site inspection and reporting
o Contractor payment certification
Provide Engineering Support on Commissioning Projects:
® Execute performance testing of building Electrical, Communications and Electronic, Safety and Security systems in cooperation with installing contractors, and specialty equipment vendors.
® Liaising with designers, contractors, and equipment vendors for pre-commissioning workshop meeting to confirm controls integration design intent between low-voltage systems such as Lighting Controls, Metering, and Building Automation Systems.
® Develop and lead execution of Integrated Systems Operational Testing to confirm integrated response of Fire Alarm and other life-safety systems (CAN/ULC S1001)
® Perform 3rd party technical reviews of electrical systems design.
® Development of standardized Performance Testing Procedures for typical electrical and LV systems
A bachelor's degree in electrical engineering.
(certificates, licenses, memberships, courses, etc.)
Preference for EIT or P.Eng registered with Engineers and Geoscientists of BC.
Minimum 3+ years experience in design of building systems electrical distribution and lighting in the Canadian market with a Canadian consulting firm.
5. Core Skills
· Excellent interpersonal and technical communication skills are a must.
· Applicant shall be commercially aware and capable of working well under pressure within a team.
· Strong written English skills and confident interpersonal communication skills are of particular importance, as the position involves daily interaction with trade contractors, engineers, facility management personnel, attendance of construction site meetings and reporting to contractors, design consultants, owner representatives and other project stakeholders.
· Above all, you'll be a team player who has high standards and is eager to learn and grow within our organization.
6. Value Added Skills:
® Experience in automation / control systems for commercial or industrial applications
® CAD / Revit experience
The successful candidate will be rewarded with a competitive salary based on skills and experience. You'll also be entitled to an excellent package which includes:
® Base salary - $80,000-$100,000
® Health and Dental benefits program.
® Access to gym and end-of-trip facilities.
® Vacation starting at 3 weeks + an extra week off over the Christmas period when the office is closed.
® Training and education programs are available to enhance skills relative to your position.
® Huge opportunities for career progression as we would like to see the successful candidate in this role grow to a more senior role.
® Social events.
Upon joining C.E.S Engineering Ltd, you will be welcomed into a supportive, collaborative, and diverse team that takes pride in a job well done.
Job Type: Full-time
Pay: $80,000.00-$100,000.00 per year
- Dental care
- Extended health care
- Flexible schedule
- Paid time off
- RRSP match
- Vision care
- Work from home
- AutoCAD: 1 year (preferred)
- Electrical Design: 3 years (preferred)
Work Location: Hybrid remote in Burnaby, BC V5G 4X7