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WSP Canada

Intermediate Electrical Engineer

Full Time
3 days ago
The Opportunity:

Our team is seeking an energetic Intermediate Electrical Engineer for our multidisciplinary Process Design and Infrastructure team based in Mississauga. The team you will join will offer interesting diversity of clients and projects in surface and underground mine infrastructure including dewatering, backfill, tailings disposal, material handling, fuel and lube, truck shops, and pumping stations; industrial facilities and landfill gas extraction and flaring.

Are you looking for an opportunity to work with an established engineering consulting firm that values its employee's enthusiasm, technical contributions, and an atmosphere to allow for growth in your career?

Why WSP?
  • We value and are committed to upholding a culture of Inclusion and Belonging
  • Our Flexible Work Policy - we recognize the importance of balance in our lives and encourage you to prioritize the balance in yours. We will support you on and off the job so you can be fully present in both your work and home lives.
  • A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer.
  • Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada.
  • Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things.
  • A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey.

We offer attractive pay, flexible work options, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.

#WeAre WSP


A day in the life:
  • Preparing equipment, procurement, and construction work packages.
  • Prepare Electrical design drawings and documents in consideration with safety, construction, and operations.
  • Performing engineering calculations.
  • Perform Power system modelling (short circuit, Arcflash, Protection & Coordination) with tools such as SKM Powertools, ETAP, etc.
  • Experience in power distribution, motor controls, grounding and lighting design.
  • Creating Costing estimates, material take-off and CWP.
  • Travel to various client sites, attend project meetings and conduct field review.
  • Liaise with internal clients regularly to ensure project objectives are being managed and achieved in alignment with expectations
  • Participate in regular project meetings to ensure quality client delivery

We'd love to hear from you if you have...
  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from an accredited university and/or equivalent qualification
  • Active professional member or eligible for professional membership with PEO.
  • Effective communication in English Language (written and verbal) and problem-solving skills
  • Working knowledge of Canadian Electrical Code.
  • Minimum of 7 years of experience in engineering consulting.
  • Previous electrical engineering experience on mining, industrial, water treatment or landfill projects would be considered an asset
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD, MicroStation or Revit drafting software packages would be an asset.
  • Proficiency in the Microsoft suite of software such as Word and Excel.
  • A team player attitude and be able to work with multiple projects.

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 65,000 team members across the globe. In Canada, our 12,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.


  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

Please Note:

Health and Safety is a core paramount value of WSP. Given the importance of keeping one another safe it is expected that you comply with our Health, Safety & Environment (HSE) policy at all times as well as client HSE policies when working at client locations.

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).

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.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY.