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As an innovative engineering design company that provides services to the electric utility industry, ZE Power Engineering thrives from having a diversified team with specialized expertise and skills. If you are looking for new opportunities and challenges, we invite you to tap into your career potential at ZE Power Engineering. In addition to skills and experience, we value individuals who have extra qualities – such as drive, ambition, and innovation – that set them apart from the rest. Browse through our current openings below to find a job that best suits your skills and interests. ZE is always looking for talented individuals. If there are no specific positions posted currently that suit your experience but you are still interested in developing your career path with ZE, feel free to make a general application to zepecareers@ze.com .com to discuss your prospective career with us further.

As an award-winning global leader in enterprise data management and analysis software, ZE thrives due to the contributions from a collaborative team with diverse backgrounds, expertise, and skills. If you are looking for new opportunities and challenges, we invite you to tap into your career potential at ZE. In addition to skills and experience, we value individuals who have extra qualities – such as drive, ambition, and innovation – that set them apart from the rest. Browse through our current openings below to find a job that best suits your skills and interests.

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Field Technician



Location: Richmond, BC
Department: Distribution
Posted: 07-05-2019
Location Name: ZEPE Head Office
Wage: Depends on Experience
Position Type: Full Time
Shift: Day Shift

The Opportunity

ZE Power Engineering is an innovative industry leading company that provides engineering services to the electric utility industry. We are currently looking for a Field Technician to contribute to our projects. This is a great career development opportunity to expand your knowledge of electric utility systems while working as part of a team at a fast-growing company.

Responsibilities

  • Prepare layouts, conceptual designs, calculations, illustrations for distribution projects including overhead and underground. Work includes overhead and underground structure design, electrical and structural/dimensional calculations, field work, drawings, material lists and work instructions.
  • Be the primary contact for all field related activities
  • Mentor and develop junior team members in the process of collecting field data
  • Conduct topographical surveys using company supplied survey equipment
  • Able to tie field survey data to existing known point.
  • Assist designers and engineers in the preferred design approach based on physical site conditions
  • Provide direction to Drafters and Design Assistants as required to complete a design
  • Willing to assist in a variety of project support activities including project coordination, strategic planning, client support, and business analysis supporting the business development and project management departments
  • Support documentation process for projects including technical specifications, tender documents, technical reports and project calculations
  • Interface with other design disciplines, coordinate with related stakeholders, and assist team leads and managers

Qualifications

  • Experience in conducting field surveys preferred
  • Certificate or Diploma from a recognized institution in a surveyor technology program preferred
  • Experience in drafting electric utility or related engineering field an asset
  • CAD Certificate or Diploma from a recognized institution an asset
  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD an asset
  • A good understanding of civil utility design, electrical design and power systems
  • Familiar with local standards and building codes
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Solid organizational and time management skills
  • Excellent attention to detail
  • Ability to work effectively in a fast-paced, high volume, deadline-driven environment