Chief Electrical Engineer - Mining & Minerals

Job Description

Employment :Contract
# of Openings :1
Classification :Engineering Industry:Engineering

Our Client has been providing comprehensive engineering services for the cement industry since 1975. They have developed a reputation for excellence through the completion of over 1500 cement, lime and aggregate industry projects throughout the world.  Presently they have asked us to find a Chief Electrical Engineer who will have major account abilities like - Ability to lead and grow an Electrical Department - Provide engineering services of a high standard as well as state-of-the-art technical know-how for all phases of a project. - Investigate and exploit latest proven technologies in the mining and minerals industry to enhance project results. - Be able to understand and work with projects concerning: - Electrical (LV, MV, HV) design - Familiarity with various electrical products and applications - Familiarity with integration of third party electrical equipment (i.e. Variable speed  drives, power metering and protection equipment, etc.) for interface to the overall  electrical distribution infrastructure Required Qualifications and Experience Education level required: University Graduate or equivalent Years of experience required: Senior - Minimum 10 years Job specific certification: Electrical Engineering Degree / Professional Association Membership Specific experience: Chief Engineer experience in either Engineering and Design, but will also consider candidates from a Contractor; In-depth knowledge of mining and minerals industries In-depth knowledge of the application of NEC (CEC) regulations Experienced in the projects pertaining to the design and application of: LV, MV and HV distribution and related equipment LV, MV motors and variable speed drives Power studies (Load, Short circuit analysis) and protection schemes The candidate must be a self-starter, and demonstrate the initiative to grow as a technical expert and welcome non-technical responsibilities as well.  Design Group Staffing would like to thank all candidates for their interest in this opportunity. Due to the volume of resumes we receive we may only be able to respond directly to those candidates being selected for an interview.

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About Design Group Staffing

Design Group Staffing Inc. is one of the largest suppliers of contract, temporary and full-time professionals in Canada. Founded in 1976, our firm specializes in providing engineering, technical and technical sales roles in Construction, EPCM, Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & Gas and Architecture & Design, as well as specialist roles in Real Estate Development and Property Management across Canada. As Recruitment Specialists, we stand out by creating an exceptional experience for candidates and client companies. Our process allows us to get to know the best talent, understand their needs, and find matches that lead to success.

Design Group Staffing Inc. is ISO 9001 Certified and has been named one of Canada’s 50 Best Managed Companies each year since 1999 and has held Platinum Status since 2005. Headquartered in Edmonton, Alberta, Design Group Staffing Inc. employs over 350 recruitment professionals who place thousands of quality candidates per year. With offices across Canada, we understand industry challenges that are unique to each region and offer both national reach and local knowledge.

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