Electrical Engineer - Design
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Electrical Engineer - Design

Job Description

Our client is a well-established leader in the design, construction and commissioning of various services and equipment related to the manufacturing of gypsum. This company is currently looking for an Electrical Design Engineer to complement their Engineering Team.

The Electrical Engineer will be relied upon for the research and design of control panels & automated control systems within the Electrical Hardware Design team. 

Duties Include:

  • Participating in kick off meetings to determine project scope, requirements, deliverable's, budget, costing and schedules
  • Working with the Mechanical Design team to confirm design details
  • Researching and analyzing requirements and technical specifications to satisfy end-user requirements • Developing the equipment motor lists (e.g. room designation, loading, single line diagrams, VFD sizing, detailed electrical calculations, etc.) and device lists
  • Producing design documents, schematics, and process control diagrams
  • Designing and developing drive panels & PLC control panels that meet customer specifications
  • Providing onsite installation, troubleshooting, debugging, commissioning and maintenance support for systems in the field.
  • This position is based out of our client’s head office in Burlington, ON with a requirement for regular international travel.


  • An Electrical Engineering or related Degree with 5-10 years of experience designing low voltage power distribution drive panels & PLC control panels
  • Advanced knowledge of EPLAN (version 2.0 or above) and/or AutoCAD Electrical software for design and development of industrial electrical projects and documentation is a must
  • Knowledge of Electrical Codes - NFPA79, NEC, CEC, CSA and IEC/EN as well as Panel Design Standard UL5 08A is an asset
  • Detail-oriented, with strong analytical and innovative problem-solving skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills in English
  • Ability to rapidly learn and apply new technologies
  • Motivated and effective team player
  • Ability to effectively manage a diverse workload and meet deadlines under changing conditions.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Please apply directly online or submit your resume to Angela Dravis – Recruitment Consultant at [Click Here to Email Your Resumé]

Agilus 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.

Accommodations for job applicants with disabilities will be provided upon request during the recruitment, assessment, selection and placement process. We encourage you to visit www.agilus.ca regularly as new and exciting employment opportunities become available daily!


Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering, Skilled Labor - Trades, Design
Education Not Specified
Experience 5 to 10 years
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Other Great Industries
Required Travel Not Specified
Job ID 103364
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Electrical Engineer - Design

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