Reporting to the Engineering Manager, the role of the Distribution Designer is to be responsible for providing cost estimates and designs for a diverse range of underground and overhead electrical distribution projects. Deal directly with clients to establish service requirements and provide solid design solutions and alternatives that meet client needs. Ensure that facilities are designed in a safe, cost-effective, and timely manner and meet all applicable codes, standards, and regulations.  You will work with project teams to ensure that project-related activities are effectively coordinated and executed.

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  • Directing a wide range of design projects, within a team of distribution designers, including those with high complexity. 
  • Providing leadership, prioritization, and direction for the Design team. 
  • Opportunity to provide training, coaching, and mentorship to our teams.
  • Monitoring safety, workflow, team dynamics and work practices. 
  • Developing and maintaining relationships with clients and customers.
  • Participating in the recruitment of junior staff including involvement within the interview process.
  • Providing input for evaluation of individual team members performance and recommend areas for development. 
  • Providing coverage as required for other Senior Designers
  • Understand and apply all applicable industry and client standards for design and engineering.
  • Perform project quality checks, project quality audits, and build lessons learned documentation. Help develop and implement design improvement plans
  • Help with project assignments to the design teams.
  • Minimum of a Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology or Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering (power system preferred)
  • Minimum of 4 years of detailed design experience in Distribution for Utilities within North America. Fortis, ENMAX, & Other Canadian Utility Experience would be an asset
  • Demonstrated technical proficiency in the domain of distribution design including applied knowledge of codes, regulations and distribution standards, policies, and procedures
  • Able to work effectively both independently under minimal supervision, and as a member of a team
  • Strong customer service focus supported by solid time management and prioritization skills
  • Demonstrated project management skills with the ability to set priorities, organize work and complete work within given timelines
  • Systematic approach to problem solving
  • Ability to adapt to ongoing changes.
  • Excellent Personal Computing Skills, including Microsoft Office
  • Valid Driver’s License



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