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Power Engineers Distribution Design/Engineering Lead in Airdrie, Alberta

Distribution Design/Engineering Lead



Department:PECan Power Delivery Distribution Services Group I


Distribution Design/Engineering Lead

Roles and Responsibilities

  • Working with a team to complete detailed designs for overhead and underground distribution projects (up to 25kV), including primary line rebuilds, relocations and extensions, transformer installations

  • Coordinating work with project managers, schedulers, drafters and customers for various projects taking place throughout the City of Edmonton

  • Providing cost estimates to project managers, contractors, customers and accounting staff

  • Providing technical assistance to project managers, contractors, junior employees, field crews and customers for the purposes of conforming to the Canadian Electrical Code and Alberta Electrical Utility Codes

  • Assist in the quality review process of project deliverables

  • Network with clients and maintain client relationships

  • Some travel will be required


  • A Bachelor’s Degree or a Technology Diploma in Civil or Electrical Engineering, additional engineering backgrounds will be considered

  • Five to ten (5-10) years’ experience in the design, operation, construction, and maintenance of overhead and underground distribution lines

  • Exposure to utility standards, CSA, and an understanding of powerline construction techniques

  • Ability to work in design teams, is self-motivated to perform assigned tasks, and take the initiative to learn the position

  • Experience using the Microsoft Office software suite

  • Managerial and leadership experience is considered an asset

  • Experience with AutoCAD, MicroStation, or PLS CADD would be considered an asset

At POWER Engineers, Inc. you can have a rewarding career on every level. In addition to challenging and meaningful work, you’ll have the chance to make a positive impact on the environment, participate in a range of diverse and unique initiatives, and find the support, coaching, and training it takes to advance your career. We encourage new ideas and fresh approaches and most importantly, we strive to be our clients’ first choice. These traits – and deep technical skill – account for our success.

Have fun, do good work, make money. As an employee-owned company, we strive to make POWER Engineers an appealing place to work, where we perform projects that we find challenging and in which we excel. We provide competitive compensation, a full benefit package, professional development, and an appealing work environment. POWER Engineers is a unique and fun engineering firm, which may be contradictory to some, but it works well for us.