WSP Electrical engineer – FIFO Temporary in Newfoundland and Labrador


Branch NL CA

Electrical engineer – FIFO
Newfoundland and Labrador

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WSP is one of the world’s leading professional engineering services firms. Every day our more than 42,000 experts work to restore the natural environment and transform the built environment.

In Canada, our 8000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transport networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We’re a Forbes Top Employer in Canada, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada’s Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

At WSP, we’re proud, professional and passionate people. Join us.


WSP is currently seeking a Electrical engineer to join our industrial department, located at Labrador city.


  • Responsible for the design of plans, specifications, details, schedule and estimates in industrial projects;
  • Conduct design calculations and ensure that plans conform to guidelines, code requirements and other regulations;
  • Participate in the coordination of the team in electricity, instrumentation and control;
  • Supervise the work of the technicians and draughtsmen assigned to the project;
  • Ensure communication between the client, the various contractual stakeholders and the functional units involved in the project;
  • Administer budget and implementation schedules, track timelines according to objectives and specifications to client specifications;
  • Manage all the phases of the technical realization of the project: the preliminary phase, the planning phase as well as the final integration phase of the deliverables to the client;
  • Participate in the design of plans, specifications and details from guidelines for industrial projects;
  • Ensure that health and safety and environmental standards;
  • Other duties as assigned/required.


  • Bachelor degree in electrical engineering;
  • 5 years of relevant minimum experience;
  • Be a member licence Professional Engineers and Geoscientists Newfoundland and Labrador – PEGNL is an asset;
  • Experience in consulting engineering and industry;
  • Ability to develop business as an asset;
  • Sense of initiative and organization;
  • Attention to detail, meticulousness;
  • Ability to work in a team;
  • Excellent communication both orally and in writing;
  • Knowledge of the English language is essential
  • Excellent communication in english and french orally and in writing.

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

To learn more about our firm and the projects we have been involved in, please visit our World of Possibilities microsite.

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

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Employment Type: Temporary
Location: , NL, CA
Posted on: 2018-04-05
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