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Job Details

Electrical Design Engineer Posted on Mar 14, 2018 by ICE Western Sales Ltd.

  • Location Calgary, AB
  • Earnings $30.00 to $40.00 hourly
  • Work Hours 40 hours per week
  • Position Permanent Full Time
  • Vacancies 1 Vacancy
  • Closing Date Mar 28, 2018
Job Requirements


ICE Western Sales Ltd.




Other trades certificate or diploma or equivalent experience


5 years or more

Area of Work Experience

  • Quality assurance or control
  • Project management
  • Project planning
  • Operations or production
  • Occupational health and safety
  • Installation, maintenance and inspection of equipment or facilities
  • Education or training
  • Design

Business Equipment and Computer Applications

  • AutoCAD
  • MS Office
  • Program programmable logic controllers (PLCs)

Additional Skills

Supervise technicians, technologists, programmers, analysts and other engineers

Area of Specialization

  • Plant maintenance engineering
  • Electronic test equipment
  • Electronics (industrial)
  • Data processing and systems
  • Electrical
  • Power generation, transmission or distribution
  • Control system

Work Setting

Manufacturing and industrial plant

Type of Service and Repair

Pneumatic and electro-pneumatic sequential control system

Specific Skills

  • Supervise and inspect the installation and operation of electrical and electronic systems and equipment
  • Prepare material cost and timing estimates, reports and design specifications
  • Prepare contract documents and evaluate tenders for construction or maintenance
  • Develop maintenance and operating standards for electrical and electronic systems and equipment
  • Design electrical and electronic components, systems and equipment
  • Investigate electrical or electronic failures

Security and Safety

Basic security clearance

Transportation/Travel Information

  • Own transportation
  • Own vehicle
  • Valid driver's licence
  • Travel expenses paid by employer
  • Public transportation is available

Work Conditions and Physical Capabilities

  • Work under pressure
  • Attention to detail
  • Combination of sitting, standing, walking
  • Tight deadlines

Ability to Supervise

11-15 people

Computer and Technology Knowledge

Programmable logic controller (PLC)

Inspection or Testing Specialization

Electrical assemblies, equipment and wiring

Personal Suitability

  • Effective interpersonal skills
  • Accurate
  • Team player
  • Excellent oral communication
  • Excellent written communication
  • Client focus

How to Apply

Anyone who can legally work in Canada can apply for this job. If you are not currently authorized to work in Canada, the employer will not consider your job application.

Advertised Until

Mar 28, 2018

Important notice: This job posting has been provided by an external employer.The Government of Alberta and the Government of Canada are not responsible for the accuracy, authenticity or reliability of the content.

Interest Codes
The Electrical Design Engineer is part of the following larger National Occupational Classification (NOC).
Electrical and Electronics Engineers

Interest in synthesizing information to develop maintenance and operating standards and to investigate failures


Interest in precision working to design electrical and electronic circuits, components, systems and equipment


Interest in supervising technicians, technologists, programmers, analysts and other engineers; and in overseeing the installation, modification, testing and operation of systems and equipment

Reading Interest Codes
A Quick Guide

The interest code helps you figure out if you’d like to work in a particular occupation. 
It’s based on the Canadian Work Preference Inventory (CWPI), which measures 5 occupational interests: Directive, Innovative, Methodical, Objective and Social.

Each set of 3 interest codes is listed in order of importance.

A code in capital letters means it’s a strong fit for the occupation.

A code in all lowercase letters means the fit is weaker.

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