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Electrical/Traffic Signals Designer

Milton, ON, Canada

Job Type

Full Time

About the Role

We are seeking talented and enthusiastic Electrical/Traffic Signals Designers to join our team. This is an excellent opportunity to expand your knowledge of electrical utility systems and traffic Signals, while working in a great team environment at a reputable company.

Electrical/Traffic Signals Designer

• Drafting and/or design of low and medium voltage electrical systems, using AutoCAD

• Drafting and/or design of Traffic Signalization and Street Lighting Systems for municipal road and private roads

• Previous experience in Traffic Signals Design

• Basic Knowledge of one-line drawings, elementary and wiring diagrams, equipment specifications (including transformers, MCC, switchgear, substation equipment); power plans, conduit plans, cable schedules, system studies and protective relay settings.

• Coordinate the design with stakeholders involved with the project

• Prepare construction documentation for review, pricing and construction

• Professional manner, tact, diplomacy, sensitivity and discretion in dealing with various stakeholders and colleagues, including solid negotiation, facilitation and conflict resolution skills

• Sound judgment and decision making ability with a willingness to employ a consultative and collaborative approach to addressing issues and making decisions

• Critical thinking and discernment to assess and scope areas for improvement and an ability to offer creative solutions

• Proven ability to take initiative and in-depth knowledge of how to champion a project from conception through implementation and evaluation

Computer skills in Microsoft Office with advanced skills required and proficiency in AutoCAD

• Strong customer service skills and ability to understand and translate customer needs and expectations and provide excellent customer service directly and indirectly to meet

• Ability to interpret client specifications, and Preparation of engineering reports

• Must be able to attend commercial and industrial sites and observe all applicable safety regulations.



  • Graduate of college program in Electrical Engineering Technical c/w drafting/CAD training

  • Understanding of electrical distribution systems and traffic signal systems preferred

  • Knowledge of industry standards and design guidelines, including Ontario Traffic Manual OTM Book 12 and 12A, IESNA RP 8 Roadway Lighting, Ontario Electrical Safety Code.

  • Computer literate, with working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite of programs

  • Detailed working knowledge of AutoCAD and MicroStation drafting software

  • Able to work well in a team environment, with minimal supervision

  • Creative and detail oriented independent thinker

  • Must have a valid Ontario driver’s license and own car

  • Experience in the Utility industry preferred.

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