Electrical Engineer

Manufacturing, Engineering, Electrical, P.Eng, E.I.T, Automation, Systems, Plant, Richmond, Permanent
Hays Electrical Contracting team in Vancouver are recruiting for an Electrical Engineer to work for our client in Richmond, BC.

Your new Company

Our client is a manufacturer and supplier of premium quality steel wire and wire products for a broad range of industrial/OEM, commercial construction, residential construction and agricultural applications. Our client’s mission is to consistently deliver high-quality wire products meeting or exceeding customers’ needs as well as industry standards and applicable codes, while offering an extensive product range with inventory availability and short lead times, combined with experienced technical support and excellence in customer service.

Your new Role

As the Electrical Engineer you will provide technical leadership and expertise in overseeing electrical, instrumentation and automation systems to optimize and improve plant reliability and efficiency. Responsibilities will include but not limited to; Initiate and oversee projects involving changes to electrical and automation systems, including design and development, testing, installation and turnover to operations, support long-term capital planning through investigation, feasibility, detailed planning and budgeting of improvement projects across operating facilities, wwork on forecast and purchasing strategies, ensure compliance with all safety, quality and environmental requirements, report energy performance to internal and external stakeholders, including utilities and regulatory bodies and work cohesively as a team.

What you’ll need to Succeed

To succeed as the Electrical Engineer the successful candidate will have a Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering and have 4+ years’ work experience in industrial process and in the design, operation, maintenance and management of electrical, instrumentation, control and automation systems. Having familiarity with electrical power distribution systems (HV, MV, LV), drives and machine automation systems is a must along with P.Eng. or applying towards this. To succeed our client is looking for someone that is self-motivated, Independent but also a team player, takes on initiative and can get the job done! Knowledge with the follow programs and training are considered an asset with your application; CAD/CAE software, Microsoft Excel, Word, IEC diagramming and documentation standards and CIET Energy Management Training.

What you’ll get in Return

As the Electrical Engineer you will receive an annual base salary of ($85,000-$95,000) dependent on experience, RRSP, Extended benefits, support and development from management, fun team environment and the chance to expand and develop your career. Work will be in Richmond but could offer the chance to travel to California or Calgary if required.

What you need to do Now

If the opportunity as Electrical Engineer sounds like it could be the right next step within your career, apply now – Sarah Robinson, your Hays consultants are looking forward to connecting with those who meet the above qualifications to discuss next steps!


Job Type
Construction and Property
85,000-95,000, RSP, Extended benefits, 2-3 weeks vacation

Talk to a consultant

Talk to Sarah Robinson, the specialist consultant managing this position, located in Vancouver (EN)
Suite 2150,, 1050 West Pender Street,

Telephone: 604 229 9797

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