Electrical EIT – Edmonton, AB


Electrical EIT – Edmonton



As part of an integrated project team, the Electrical Engineer in Training will report to the Lead Electrical Engineer, and will be asked to perform the following:

  • Electrical and Telecommunication Utility coordination
  • Design of:
    • Medium voltage distribution
    • Low voltage distribution
    • Emergency backup systems (generator and/or UPS)
    • Grounding
    • Fire alarm
    • Lighting and lighting controls
    • Security/data/telephone
  • Process electrical and automation power and control requirements * Modeling and analyzing electrical power systems using SKM PowerTools™;
  • Modelling electrical systems in AutoCAD and Revit;
  • Perform protection co-ordination, short circuit analysis, load flow analysis and arc flash hazard studies;
  • Writing and reviewing equipment, tender and installation specifications;
  • Coordination with and supervision of other members of project team;
  • Field reviews and field review reports;
  • Supervision/Witness of fire alarm verification;
  • Construction and equipment procurement follow-up;
  • Support during start-up and commissioning;

Key Requirements:

  • BS or MS degree in Electrical engineering degree ;
  • Current registration or eligibility to register with the Provincial engineering association;
  • Experience in consulting engineering in the pharmaceutical or food and beverage industries an asset;
  • Automation knowledge an asset;
  • Strong knowledge of industry and regulatory standards and design criteria;
  • Able to make frequent trips to the customers’ place of business;


  • Strong technical skills;
  • Strong computer skills;
  • Ability to work collaboratively with cross-functional teams;
  • Strong knowledge of local, Provincial and National regulations and standards relating to electrical installations;
  • Ability to timely identify and resolve issues;
  • Attention to detail and accuracy;
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision;
  • Sense of organization, discipline and task prioritization;
  • Excellent communication skills;

The Laporte team offers, in addition to a competitive salary and benefits, a refreshing alternative that deals with projects in such a way as to create a work environment that promotes communication, knowledge transfer, transparency, understanding and respect of the various stakeholders.

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