Electrical Field Engineer

Job Details

LocationWindsor, ON, Canada
Job TypeContract Full-Time
PositionElectrical Engineer
Degree RequiredDegree

Job Description

On behalf of our civil infrastructure client, working on a large multinational project, we are recruiting an experienced Electrical Engineer/ITS to join their team. The Electrical Engineer / ITS will support the overall execution of Electrical Systems for a large civil infrastructure project. The position is a coordination role directly supporting Construction Contractors for Electrical scope ensuring compliance with requirements of relevant codes in the province of Ontario and reports directly to the Lead Electrical Engineer.


  • Work with sub-contractors driving compliance with all quality control, testing and deliverable requirements of OPSS 106 General Specification for Electrical Work for all electrical work on the large multinational project within Canada
  • Support sub-contractor with providing solutions for meeting the requirements
  • Witness installation, inspection, testing, and verify the test results for the minimum of the following electrical work according to the appropriate specification prior to issuing a certificate of conformance
  • Develop an electrical Commissioning Plan for each electrical supply component (or group of components): transformers, switchgears, transfer switches, UPS systems, lighting contactors, calibration of overload protections, generators including power outage simulation, power distribution panels, cable testing, grounding impedance measurements, soil resistivity, and power monitoring equipment
  • Develop an electrical Commissioning Plan proving the Overall Project Electrical Network performance according to the Technical Requirements
  • Develop a SOW and manage the scope of a specialized Electrical firm appointed to produce a Report for Short circuit calculation, arc flash study and coordination study for the entire electrical distribution system.
  • Work with the sub-contractors ensuring they are ordering the minimum required electrical hazard identification labels for each piece of distribution system equipment, and PPE for Electrical Systems
  • Work with Project Procurement team ordering electrical equipment and bulks as necessary


  • Licensed Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario with a degree in Electrical Engineering
  • 10 – 15 years of Electrical Engineering experience in a construction industry with knowledge and understanding of lighting protection system design and installation of project facilities. Preference given to candidates with either roadways and building construction or maintenance and operations experience


  • All candidates will be required to travel, without any restrictions at time of consideration, to from Windsor, Canada and Detroit, US for witnessing installations by subcontractors and coordination meetings
  • Spending 50% of time in the field witnessing work of Electrical installation subcontractor ensuring compliance with requirements of relevant electrical codes for the province of Ontario
  • Being able to carry out construction site visits and spend periods of time outdoors in construction environments
  • Commitment to provide continuous support to the project through duration of execution phase end December 2024
MEDA offers an excellent referral bonus. Great people know great candidates.

MEDA Limited is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in employment on the basis of any of the protected reasons as described in the Ontario Human Rights Code. We are committed to providing accommodations for persons with disabilities, as described in the Accessibility for Ontarians with Disabilities Act, 2005. Accommodation requests will be reviewed and granted to those that request assistance during our hiring process.
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