Overview

Engineer In Training (EIT) in Calgary, AB

AltaLink

Branch Calgary AB CA

Position:
Engineer In Training (EIT)
Location:
Calgary, AB

in one of several key Engineering areas. Some of them… will be graduating with an Electrical or Civil Engineering Degree by May 2015, you have an opportunity to…

WE HAVE 4 EXCITING OPPORTUNITIES – READ BELOW FOR MORE DETAILS ON EACH OF THEM AltaLink is Alberta’s largest transmission company, supplying safe and reliable electricity to more than 85% of Alberta’s population. AltaLink is taking on new challenges in the middle of Canada’s fastest growing economy. We are doing everything in our power to attract and keep the best and brightest to expand our team of top-notch professionals. We are proud of our collaborative culture, expertise and record of safety and operational excellence. We offer work with meaning, incredible opportunities for development, work life balance and opportunities to contribute to your community. Join our growing team! NOTE: The start date for these positions are May 2015 AltaLink Management Ltd. offers talented individuals an opportunity to work together to connect Albertans through the power of transmission. The growing energy market provides exciting, challenging and inspiring opportunities. There has never been a better time to join our technology focused and energetic team at AltaLink Management Ltd. Our high-performance culture is designed to ensure outstanding success. As an Engineer-in-Training you will have the opportunity to gain a broad range of skills and experience through training and development, career moves, job shadowing, and mentoring.

Responsibilities

AltaLink is committed to actively supporting developing engineers by providing them with opportunities for a breadth of experience in a variety of technical and project roles early in their career. New graduates will have the opportunity to start in one of several key Engineering areas. Some of them include: POSITION 1 – Projects: Conceptual planning and design of new transmission facilities for integration into Alberta’s transmission system, and cost analysis of capital projects in support of benchmarking and estimating. POSITION 2 – Asset Management: Aid in the development of asset management practices, assess maintenance investments, review and revise technical standards, perform new technology as well as failure investigations and make recommendations in support of AltaLink’s current and future transmission facilities. POSITION 3 – System Operations: Engineering analysis and assessments supporting the real-time operations of the company’s transmission facilities. POSITION 4 – Power Quality & Electrical Effects: Reviewing the operation of AltaLink’s transmission assets and comparing them to the standards established with the Alberta Electric System Operator (AESO) in terms of transmission facility performance.

Qualifications

If you will be graduating with an Electrical or Civil Engineering Degree by May 2015, you have an opportunity to join our Powerful Team! Other qualifications include:

  • Working knowledge of MS Office: Word, Excel, Outlook, PowerPoint
  • Strong interpersonal and communication (written and verbal) skills
  • Proven ability to work in a team environment and develop strong internal and external relationships
  • Superior organizational and time management skills, with the ability to manage a wide variety of issues simultaneously
  • Strong analytical, risk assessment and problem solving skills Note: Please provide a list of completed University courses and grades/marks on your resume or cover letter. Candidates chosen for face-to-face interviews will be asked to bring a copy of their non official transcripts to the interview.

    Only the candidates being considered for an interview will be contacted.

  • or proceed with Standard Application Form.

    Employment Type: Full Time
    Location: Calgary, AB, CA
    Posted on: 2014-09-13
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