Why work for DES Engineering?

DES Engineering was founded in 1983 and since then has been supplying extensive electrical engineering design and construction management services in the areas of overhead and underground power distribution systems, traffic signal systems along with highway and roadway illumination systems to clients throughout Alberta.

Being well established in the urban development and lighting industry for many years, our staff are some of the most experienced in the entire province. In addition to our industry leading experience that enhances career development, DES Engineering offers competitive wages and a full benefits plan.

  • We are a profitable and growing company
  • Competitive
    wages & benefits
  • Opportunity for career development
  • Collaborative work enviroment

Available Positions

General Applications


Edmonton

DES Engineering accepts general applications from personnel with electrical engineering design and drafting experience. Resumes will be kept on file and applicants contacted directly when an appropriate position opens.

 

Junior Project Manager


Edmonton

Junior Project Manager – Roadway Lighting (Full Time)

Position Description:

-Maintain site presence to review construction practices and site safety for the installation of roadway lighting systems;

-Completion of required site documentation at weekly intervals and general documentation control;

-Interface with contractors or site personnel to gather required documentation information;

-Coordination with Contractor and DES office personnel to address construction issues or changes to the construction schedule;

-Attendance of site meetings

-Great potential in moving into a design or senior project management role.

Position Requirements:

-Strong written and oral communication skills;

-Completion of a Bachelors of Engineering Degree or Electrical Technologist Diploma from a recognized institution;

-Alternatively, experience from working on or with electrical distribution systems, or general project management experience would be considered in lieu of the above noted accreditation;

-Knowledge of typical construction project phasing would be an asset;

-Knowledge of roadway lighting installations would be an asset;

-Experience with Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, email and PDF viewers;

-Motivated and have the ability to work unsupervised or alone;

-Ability to learn at a quick pace and work well under pressure;

Work Schedule:              

-During construction: Tentatively 7:30am-6:30pm, Monday to Saturday. Exact hours may be flexible based on construction schedule.

-Outside of construction:  Regular office hours are 8:00am – 4:30pm, Monday to Friday.

Compensation:

-Hourly, plus overtime, plus benefits

 Contact:

Please email your cover letter and resume to George at careers@deseng.ca.

Lighting and Electrical Designer


Lighting and Electrical Designer (Full Time)

Position Description:

-Lighting and electrical designs for various roadway or architectural projects;

-Drafting using AutoCAD;

-Completion of basic electrical calculations;

-Great potential in moving into a senior design or project management role.

Position Requirements:

-Strong written and oral communication skills;

-Completion of a Bachelors of Engineering Degree or Electrical Technologist Diploma from a recognized institution;

-Two years of technical experience in the electrical industry

-Knowledge of roadway lighting or traffic signal installations would be an asset;

-Experience with Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office, email and PDF viewers;

-Motivated and have the ability to work unsupervised;

-Ability to learn at a quick pace and work under project deadlines;

Work Schedule:              

– Regular office hours are 8:00am – 4:30pm, Monday to Friday.

Compensation:

-Salary, plus benefits

 Contact:

Please email your cover letter and resume to George at careers@deseng.ca.

 

DES Engineering works closely with all major power, gas and communication utility companies in Western Canada.
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