Electrical Engineer Project Manager

Toronto, ON

Our client is looking for a Project Manage specializing in Electrical Building systems to join their team in Toronto, Ontario!

PLEASE NOTE: The incumbent candidate must have experience with electrical building systems for commercial and institutional buildings.

Duties and Responsibilities will include, but are not limited to:

•    Prepares schedule of tasks required to complete project, man hours to perform tasks and critical data required for performance (NB. Principal and P.Eng./Designer review and agree on schedule)
•    Assist Principal to develop system engineering concepts, concept reports and construction budgets
•    Attend client meetings as directed by Principal
•    Attend co-ordination meetings with design team
•    Develop staffing requirement. Authorize and approve employees to work overtime, if required to meet the project schedule
•    Assign tasks to Designer and CAD operator; supervise delegated tasks for content and completion in assigned hours
•    Prepare all calculations, delegating as appropriate. Select all equipment.
•    Review codes and obtain preliminary approvals where appropriate. (Discuss contentious issues with Principal)
•    Review contract documents prior to tender for completeness. Ensure proper coordination of documents with the other design disciplines
•    Assist Principal at regular intervals
•    Review shop drawings
•    Prepare all change notices or review change notices issued by site administrator
•    Visit site to review technical content of project (Discuss frequency of visits with Principals)
•    Perform role of site administrator when assigned
•    Review project with site administrator at regular intervals appropriate to the project, including contract draws

Required Skills and Qualifications:

•    Engineering Degree from an accredited institution
•    5+ years of experience with project engineering in the field of electrical building services
•    P.Eng designation, or within one year of obtaining
•    Project Management experience
•    Demonstrate a strong leadership qualities and ability to work independently
•    Demonstrate the ability to work in a complex environment, dealing with multiple projects and clients
•    Possess sound communications skills as demonstrated through client and staff relations
•    Demonstrate experience working with other consultants and contractors, and coordination of major projects
•    Be knowledgeable about the provincial building code, electrical code, CSA, ULC, IEEE, IES and NFPA standards
•    Display strong sense of urgency and ability to prioritize tasks
•    Have excellent problem solving and decision-making skills
•    LEED certification / Experience implementing sustainable design (LEED projects) is an asset
•    The amount of experience would adjust the level of responsibility of the successful candidate's position

Our Client is an award-winning Canadian engineering consulting firm specializing in building systems engineering. Founded in Ontario in 1965, their footprint has since expanded to accommodate projects worldwide. Their dedication to quality has earned them a reputation for being one of the most respected engineering consulting firms in the country. They offer an excellent benefits package and a relaxed and fun work atmosphere, frequently hosting activities and events for employees and their families.

Electrical Engineer, Building Systems, Fire Protection, Fire Alarms, Security, Lighting

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