Engineering Technician-Design (2)
Company: Liberty Utilities (Canada) Corp
Posted on: May 16, 2020
Engineering Technician-Design (2)
Engineering & Technical Services
OUR VISION IS TO BE THE UTILITY COMPANY MOST ADMIRED BY CUSTOMERS,
COMMUNITIES AND INVESTORS FOR OUR PEOPLE, PASSION AND
With little assistance, will layout, create estimates, bill of
materials, make field visits and other support duties under the
direction of an engineer. Additional duties include drafting (both
computer-aided and manual); and specifying, evaluating, and
purchasing equipment. With engineering guidance will design certain
aspects of projects. Will assist with document research, printing
and project administration related to various projects within the
department. Not limited to substation but could also assist in
other areas of engineering as assigned.
* The successful candidate will plan, design, and review various
projects to ensure completion that is consistent with company
standards and applicable codes.
* Perform detailed plans, design, and review various designs to
ensure accurate completion that is cost effective and within budget
* Will specify and evaluate vendor designs and quotations to ensure
compliance with specifications and company purchasing guidelines to
ensure cost effectiveness over the life of equipment.
* Work closely with the engineers, operation managers, construction
crews and project managers to resolve problems regarding design,
materials, permits and schedules to ensure successful completion of
projects within a given time frame.
* Will perform computer-aided and manual drafting duties as
necessary for projects using AutoCAD or other drafting
* Enhance the company by implementing time and cost saving methods
of completing and constructing substation and line projects.
* Assist the manager of engineering & contract construction as
required during emergencies, through the coordination and/or
supervision of Company, contractor or other repair crews.
* Extended hours outside of the regular day may be required. Tasks
not ordinarily performed may be assigned during the recovery
EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE
* Degree in Engineering Technology, Bachelors of Science or
* Minimum of 2 years as the associate level of this position or 4-6
years of design experience.
ALGONQUIN POWER & UTILITIES CORP IS A NORTH AMERICAN DIVERSIFIED
GENERATION, TRANSMISSION AND DISTRIBUTION UTILITY WITH $10+ BILLION
OF TOTAL ASSETS. (APUC) DELIVERS CONTINUING GROWTH THROUGH AN
EXPANDING PIPELINE OF RENEWABLE ENERGY DEVELOPMENT PROJECTS,
ORGANIC GROWTH WITHIN ITS REGULATED DISTRIBUTION AND TRANSMISSION
BUSINESSES, AND THE PURSUIT OF ACCRETIVE ACQUISITIONS.
THE DISTRIBUTION BUSINESS GROUP (LIBERTY UTILITIES) PROVIDES RATE
REGULATED WATER, ELECTRICITY AND NATURAL GAS UTILITY SERVICES TO
OVER 750,000+ CUSTOMERS IN THE UNITED STATES. THE TRANSMISSION
BUSINESS GROUP INVESTS IN RATE REGULATED ELECTRIC TRANSMISSION AND
NATURAL GAS PIPELINE SYSTEMS IN THE UNITED STATES AND CANADA.
THE GENERATION BUSINESS GROUP (LIBERTY POWER, FORMERLY KNOWN AS
ALGONQUIN POWER) OWNS A PORTFOLIO OF REGULATED AND LONG TERM
CONTRACTED NORTH AMERICAN BASED WIND, SOLAR, HYDROELECTRIC AND
THERMAL POWERED GENERATING FACILITIES REPRESENTING MORE THAN 1.5+
GW OF INSTALLED CAPACITY.
Collaborative environment with a genuine flexible working
Share purchase/match plan
Top Talent Program
Volunteer paid days off
Employee Assistance Program
Free parking, including free electrical charging
We are focused on building a diverse and inclusive workforce. If
you are excited about this role, and are not certain you meet the
all the qualification requirements, we encourage you to apply to
further investigate the opportunity.
We are an equal opportunity employer and value each person s unique
background, diversity, experiences, perspectives and talents. Full
participation of all employees in a safe, healthy and respectful
environment is key to individual and company success.
We are committed to fully utilizing the abilities of all of our
employees and expect each of our employees to honor this commitment
in their daily responsibilities.
As part of our commitment, we work to ensure our application
process is accessible to all candidates. If you require special
assistance or accommodation during the hiring process, please
notify the Talent Acquisition Team.
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