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Electrical Engineer
Activity Sector : Industrial
Reference : 39-0106
Job Type : Full Time - Permanent
Mobility : Yes
Income : TBD
City : Thunder bay

Electrical Engineer - Senior Project Lead


Key Responsibilities

  • WSP's new flagship Thunder Bay office is seeking an experienced senior electrical design engineer with a minimum of twenty years in industry.
  • As a service provided for Power and Automation solutions for the Mining and Energy sectors, this position offers the successful applicant the opportunity to work on the delivery of leading edge technologies within these industries. It further offers the potential to leverage our combined expertise into various manufacturing markets, creating a global center of excellence in Ontario for the WSP Group. The successful candidate will play a pivotal role in this growth and help lead projects are across Canada and the USA with significant future potential for international projects.
  • Take a leading role in the development of industrial design packages on a wide range of applications
  • Prepare procurement specifications for power and automation equipment and systems
  • Establish and maintain relationships with clients within the assigned sectors to assist them with their technical needs
  • Prepare Opinions of Cost for industrial installations
  • Have the ability to take a leadership role in single and multi-disciplined engineering projects
  • Verify and complete requests for proposal, estimates and other technical documents
  • Develop design calculations and plans based on process requirements and ensure the plans and specifications correspond
    to the guidelines, the code prescriptions and other regulations


  • Be a licensed, Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario
  • A minimum of 20 years of experience in the design of power and automation solutions for industry
  • Proficient in either industrial power distribution and/or configuration of plant automation systems
  • Experience within the engineering consulting field will be considered an asset
  • Mechanical or process aptitude would be considered
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills
  • Must be available to travel within North America
WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity.
Only the candidates selected will be contacted.