Careers

If you're looking for an opportunity for challenging work in a culture that encourages collaboration, then you've come to the right place.

We look to recruit solutions-focused, bright professionals who thrive in an agile environment of business-minded experts. We have the following opportunities to join our team of electrical engineering consultants:

INTERMEDIATE ELECTRICAL ENGINEER
Electrical TECHNOLOGIST

See the Details below:

Intermediate Electrical Engineer

Aug 2018

At Hedgehog Technologies, we’re dedicated to building a better world.

We’re a growing electrical engineering firm that is currently seeking an Intermediate Electrical Engineer to join our professional team.

About The Opportunity:

As a Premium Electrical & Controls Engineering company with global experience and an uncommon blend of technical expertise in Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS), Harsh & Hazardous Environments, and Renewable & Industrial Energy Systems we are uniquely organized to design, build and commission anything…from Roller Coasters, to Electric Submarines, to Solar Farms.

Our collaborative, diverse culture and dedication to professional project delivery is why our customers love us, and why our team considers this to be a great place to build their career. We also recognize how important it is to maintain our sense of curiosity, our open & respectful culture, and dedication to learning. We should also mention that we like to have fun along the way.

So, if you’re a self-starting, active learner who wants to have fun while you grow your career with a world-class engineering team, please send us your cover letter and resume.

The successful candidate will:

  • Be capable of big-picture thinking with great attention to detail
  • Take a systems approach
  • Be an excellent communicator and work collaboratively with the Hedgehog team
  • Be a team player but also be capable of working independently and not afraid to make decisions
  • Design electrical control panels, select components, calculate faults, draw schematics
  • Provide detailed electrical controls design, project engineering and project management
  • Create testing procedures and oversee construction and commissioning of electrical equipment
  • Develop software for complex PLC programs, both independently and as part of a team
  • Actively contribute to the continuous improvement of internal processes and procedures
  • Take safety seriously in all aspects of your work
  • Be as comfortable in the field during construction and commissioning as in the office performing detailed electrical design work
  • Be willing to travel
  • Have an eagerness to learn new skills and technologies
  • Comfortable being hands on when technical troubleshooting is required

Qualifications and Competencies

  • Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Have or be eligible for P.Eng. license in British Columbia with Engineers and Geoscientists of BC
  • Have at least 3 years of relevant work experience
  • Have working knowledge and experience in MCC design, Electrical load calculations, OCPD calculations and coordinations.
  • Be familiar with the Canadian Electrical Code and other international codes, e.g. IEC and NEC.
  • Proficiency with SolidWorks, AutoCAD and simulation software, such as ETAP, is an asset
  • Proficiency in PLC Programming, experience with Rockwell RS Studio5000 is an asset
  • Understand PLx and SIL assessments and design philosophy IEC61508/ISO13849 etc.
  • Excellent written and spoken English

While we appreciate all applicants for their interest in joining our team, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time  –  Apply Now on Indeed.com

 

 

Electrical Technologist

Aug 2018

At Hedgehog Technologies, we’re dedicated to building a better world.

We’re a growing electrical engineering firm that is currently seeking an Electrical Technologist to join our professional team.

About The Opportunity:

As a Premium Electrical & Controls Engineering company with global experience and an uncommon blend of technical expertise in Safety Instrumented Systems (SIS), Harsh & Hazardous Environments, and Renewable & Industrial Energy Systems we are uniquely organized to design, build and commission anything…from Roller Coasters, to Electric Submarines, to Solar Farms.

Our collaborative, diverse culture and dedication to professional project delivery is why our customers love us, and why our team considers this to be a great place to build their career. We also recognize how important it is to maintain our sense of curiosity, our open & respectful culture, and dedication to learning. We should also mention that we like to have fun along the way.

So, if you’re a self-starting, active learner who wants to have fun while you grow your career with a world-class engineering team, please send us your cover letter and resume.

The candidate will perform the following duties:

  • Read, review and update electrical drawings and schematics
  • Provide creative solutions relating to assembly of components and industrial electrical systems in non-standard configurations or applications
  • Build and install electrical panels and equipment
  • From time to time supervise the fabrication and installation of electrical panels and equipment
  • Work on a production line assembling and testing electrical components and sub-assemblies as part of a manufacturing team
  • Assist in the creation of test procedures and completing test reports
  • Participate in and perform test procedures
  • Test, troubleshoot, commission and perform acceptance-tests for new and upgraded electrical equipment installations
  • Actively contribute to the continuous improvement of internal processes and procedures
  • Provide exceptional and responsive customer service to our clients
  • Other duties as they may be required

The successful candidate will possess the following characteristics, skills and experience:

  • Extensive practical hands on field experience, preferably in an industrial setting
  • Be quality focused with a meticulous attention to detail, having demonstrated an ability to create accurate, safe, neat, maintainable installations (photos of past work would be helpful)
  • Demonstrated ability to work independently when required, but also as part of a team to build and commission electrical panels and components in a fast-paced industrial setting often on very tight schedules
  • Have experience in low and medium voltage environments
  • Demonstrated ability to problem solve in real time
  • Ability to work collaboratively with the engineering design team to improve component design and manufacturability of panels and equipment
  • Possess excellent communication skills with the ability to work closely with subcontractors, possibly overseeing subcontractor’s work
  • Have an eagerness to learn new skills and technologies

Preferred Qualifications

  • Completed a National Diploma Program in Electrical and/or Electronic Engineering Technology from a recognized institution and/or comparable relevant experience
  • Desirable if candidate has completed or is nearing completion of an industrial electrician apprenticeship program
  • ASTTBC registration or eligibility
  • Minimum of 5 years of relevant experience
  • Familiar with the Canadian Electrical Code and other international codes
  • Available for occasional travel

While we appreciate all applicants for their interest in joining our team, only those selected for interviews will be contacted.

Job Type: Full-time  –  Apply Now on Indeed.com