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  • Location
    (CANADA) and Markham
  • Job Reference
    16073
  • Functional Area/Experience
    Engineering / Fresh Graduate

Job Description & Qualifications

WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 55,000 team members across the globe.  In Canada, our 9,800+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We are among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

At WSP :

  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable

The Opportunity:

WSP’s Building/Transportation M&E Team is currently seeking a Junior Electrical Engineer or Engineer in Training (EIT) to join our Mechanical team, located in Markham office. Reporting to the Mechanical Group Manager, the Jr Mechanical Engineer or EIT will be responsible for calculation, design, technical specification, AutoCAD, MicroStation, Revit 3D modeling, and BIM360 services on various projects. 

Why WSP?

A Canadian success story - we're proud to wear the red and white of this beautiful country and show the world what Canada has to offer,

Enhance the world around you - from the environment to the highways, to the buildings and the terrain, WSP is the fabric of Canada;

Outstanding career opportunities - we're growing and pushing ourselves every day to be greater than yesterday - we're open to your ideas and trying new things;

A phenomenal collaborative culture and a workforce filled with genuinely good people who are doing humbly important work. Come find out for yourself what it's like to be a part of our journey.

We offer attractive pay, a great corporate culture, comprehensive and employee-focused benefits including virtual healthcare and a wellness platform as well as great savings programs, and a clear vision for the future.

A day in the life:

  • Electrical design, calculation and preparing specification of power distribution, control, communication, lighting, fire alarm and security systems for transportation projects; 
  • Preparing AutoCAD drawings and Revit 3D modeling for all electrical systems; 
  • Understanding of Electrical Engineering requirement, Ontario Building Code (OBC), Electrical Safety Authority, and IEEE standards for Building and Site design; 
  • Perform individually or as a team member with electrical discipline and under direct supervision of senior engineers or discipline lead; 
  • Basic understanding of project management; 

We'd love to hear from you if you have...

  • University graduated with Bachelor’s degree of Electrical Engineering; Registered P.Eng. or EIT with PEO; 
  • Up to 5 years of experience in designing electrical systems for buildings, transportation, healthcare and light industrial projects including but not limited to: power distribution, lighting, life safety, security, IT, Communications (COMM), Building Automation System (BAS); 
  • Experience with utility companies, authorities having jurisdiction, and applicable codes, standards and work practices; 

Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity.



Job Skills/Competencies Required

  • Ability to work independently to deliver comprehensive designs and meet the deadlines; 
  • Excellent working knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit 3D; 
  • Exemplary interpersonal skills with team members and other disciplines; 
  • Enthusiastic, eager to learn, detail oriented, organized, hard worker, and team player attitude; 
  • Strong verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills; 
  • Familiarity with software used for engineering studies - arc flash, load, fault and coordination studies, lighting, grounding, etc. is an asset.