Electrical Engineer

Competition #: 4010 - 2023 A
Salary scale: $75 952 to $114 769
Deadline: 10 April, 2023

Purpose of position

The work consists of providing assistance to the Planning and Development Unit in the preparation of planning projects, the scheduling of maintenance tasks and other related activities of the department, as well as the preparation and maintenance of plans and records relating to the facilities and equipment of the service and to carry out the external inspection of the projects.


  • Have a Bachelor's degree appropriate to the function.
  • Hold the electrical engineer's license.
  • Be a member in good standing of the Ordre des ingénieurs du Québec.


  • Four (4) years of experience as an engineer.

Main Responsibilities

  1. Assists his / her immediate supervisor in the planning and design of engineering projects and supervises the installation of street lighting, traffic lights, communication and fire warning circuits, underground conduits, networks and any other project and study in electrical engineering.
  2. Inspects facilities and conducts field surveys for maintenance plans and maintenance and disseminates results.
  3. Uses data from the utility’s inventory control system and service databases for planning and statistical studies.
  4. Prepare quotes for the proposed work.

Job Profile


  • Both languages (French, English), spoken and written;
  • Electrical distribution underground infrastructure as circuit breakers, transformers, disconnecting switches, switches, fuses, lighting protectors, devices safety etc;
  • Microsoft software (Word, Excel, Project Manager, etc.);
  • Autocad drawing software.

Abilities and skills

  • Problem solving; Project management;
  • Analytical and synthesis skills;
  • Drafting various reports;
  • Good judgment;
  • Communicating in both French and English;
  • Autonomy and conscientiousness; Ability to work in a team.

Recognized experience may be relevant or preparatory to the function such as:

  • In electrical engineering;
  • In engineering project design (street lighting, traffic lights, underground ducts, etc.);
  • In quotation preparation;
  • In realization of electrical network drawings.

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