Fluor Electrical Engineer- Senior - Mining & Metals in Vancouver, British Columbia

Job Description:

Fluor is one of Canada's top employers and recognized globally as a leader in the Engineering, Procurement, Construction, Fabrication, and Maintenance industry. Our focus on innovation and providing cost effective technology-based solutions to address our client's needs is second to none. As we look to the future, we need creative, ambitious, and innovative professionals who can help us achieve our goals.

The purpose of this position is to provide the essential administrative processes, technical knowledge, and perform the work listed. This role has the responsibility to promote Fluor’s competitiveness within the global marketplace by delivering quality services of unmatched value and technical competence. This position supports the Area Lead or Lead on assigned projects or evaluates, selects, and applies standard engineering techniques to a medium set of moderately difficult assignments.

The electrical group is a dynamic team in which engineering, design, and leadership skills are combined to effectively support our clients. In addition to a solid education focusing on engineering, a strong set of personal competencies is a prerequisite for success. Being a team player and having an ability to interact effectively with client organizations, others disciplines, vendors, and contractors in our taskforce is essential.

The engineer is responsible for electrical engineering and design development of projects in the mineral processing industry. The engineer may act as a project lead engineer and will be responsible for the project’s discipline engineers and designers.

Job Description:

  • Lead engineer or area lead electrical engineer for feasibility studies and EPCM mineral processing projects of significant scale

  • Develop and review project labour and material estimates

  • Prepare electrical equipment specifications and technical bid evaluations for equipment such as power transformers, medium, and low voltage switchgear, medium voltage starters, motor control centres, variable frequency drives, large synchronous and induction motors, electrowinning rectifiers, and power factor correction

  • Perform and check calculations including short circuit and voltage drop for electrical distribution systems

  • Review vendor drawings and resolve vendor related issues

  • Witness factory acceptance tests

  • Provide engineering assistance to construction

  • Prepare and maintain schedules, develop and monitor estimates, and manpower forecasts

  • Travel, as required, to ensure successful execution of project

  • Fully understand electrical design considerations and interdisciplinary interfaces required for the successful design of a complex mineral processing facility

  • Demonstrate a high regard for HSE, technical assurance, and safety in design

  • Have effective communication and presentation skills. Candidates must have the ability to communicate complex technical solutions to audiences that include management, co-workers, clients, vendors, and contractors

  • Provide leadership and technical support to other engineers and designers, knowledge share, and act as a mentor to others in the department

  • Other duties as assigned

Job ID: 112559BR

City: Vancouver

State: British Columbia

Country: Canada

We reserve the right to modify or revise the job descriptions in part or in its entirety. Reasonable accommodations will be made in accordance with governing law.

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability, veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.