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Engineer in Training – Kelowna, BC

Job Title:

Engineer in Training


Kelowna, BC

Reports to:

Manager, Kelowna Operations

Job Posting#


Application Deadline

June 22 2018

Primary Engineering and Construction Corporation (Primary) is a growth-oriented industry leader providing professional electrical engineering and construction services and specializing in emerging marketplaces in Alberta, British Columbia and Saskatchewan.

We offer design and design/build services for all types of electric utility distribution infrastructure to a wide variety of clients including electric utility companies, developers, builders, commercial and industrial businesses, oil companies, government, and private contractors.  We pride ourselves on the backbone of our organization as a team of dedicated veterans with a combined 175+ years of experience in utility distribution design, maintenance, and construction.  Our devotion to excellence has attracted some of the best young professional minds to our company.

We have an opening for an Engineer-in-Training where you will be responsible for providing overhead and underground electric utility design at our Kelowna location.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Design of underground and overhead electrical distribution infrastructure (24.9kV & 12.5kV system voltages)
  • Lighting design and analysis using AGI32 simulation software
  • Electrical and mechanical engineering calculations for underground and overhead systems
  • Project research using ArcFM GIS mapping software
  • Off-site meetings and site checks
  • Project estimating and material take-offs
  • Project schedule management and tracking
  • Design coordination with customers, municipal authorities, other utilities & various project stakeholders
  • Other duties as required

Required Minimum Qualifications:

  • An engineering bachelor’s degree (electrical preferred) from a recognized college or university
  • 2 or more years of electrical distribution design experience, both underground and overhead systems

 Candidates will not be shortlisted for this position if they do not have the minimum qualifications

If you are ready for a new challenge and want to make a difference in the industry, please send your resume in confidence to

We thank all candidates for their application however, only those selected for an interview will be contacted.

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