We are Hiring

We are Hiring: Electrical Engineer

Evolve Engineering is searching for an Electrical Engineer for our office in Victoria, BC.

Launched in 2013, Evolve has established a reputation for delivering exceptional engineering services to its long-term, high quality, local clients. Our clients trust us with their most important projects, both large and small. We maintain that trust by consistently delivering on their expectations.

At Evolve we pride ourselves on:

  • Delivering high quality engineering services, on time, and with minimal changes.
  • Developing innovative solutions to complex problems.
  • Being involved through the entire project lifecycle and invested in each project’s success.
  • Securing repeat work from top-tier clients.

In order to keep up with the growing demand for our services we’re looking to strengthen our team.

What it’s like to work at Evolve

  • Tight-knit, collaborative office that mentors and supports the growth of all staff.
  • Interesting work that is diverse, challenging, meaningful and rewarding.
  • Opportunity for significant career growth with top-tier clients in the healthcare, government and utility sectors.

Job Profile:

The Electrical Engineer will be based in our Victoria Office and work on a full-time basis. Work will range from small, single discipline, straightforward assignments to large, complex, multi-disciplinary team projects. The Electrical Engineer will be immersed in all facets of the project lifecycle from project conception and detailed design to construction and commissioning services.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Design and preparation of tender documentation for electrical, communication, and security systems.
  • Preparation of engineering studies, design calculations, tender drawings and specifications, cost estimates, and construction phase documentation.
  • Construction phase administration including field reviews, shop drawing reviews, change management and attendance at meetings.
  • Witness testing and commissioning activities.
  • Collaboration with the Evolve team to assist with deadlines and technical challenges.

At Evolve, you will be working on interesting and challenging projects that will broaden your expertise and develop your technical skills and knowledge. Evolve’s workload does not include ‘cookie-cutter’ projects, residential projects, or high volume-low value projects. Instead we work for sophisticated clients on meaningful projects that improve our society. These include large, complex, acute healthcare facilities, systems and infrastructure; medical imaging equipment upgrades; electrification projects to reduce greenhouse gas emissions; large-scale electric vehicle charging systems; overdose prevention centres; primary care clinics; emergency power systems; fire alarm and mass notification systems, and so on. Check out our News page for more information.

Qualifications and Experience (required):

  • Bachelors Degree in Electrical Engineering and registered as an EIT or P.Eng within Canada.
  • 2-10 years of relevant industry design experience, including experience in power distribution systems (120V – 25kV), lighting, fire alarm, communication and security systems.
  • Familiarity with Canadian Electrical Code.
  • Self-motivated, organized and accountable.
  • Of personable character with strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to multi-task and thrive in an occasionally fast-paced environment.
  • Quick-to-learn, coachable, and engaged.
  • Clean criminal record check
  • Class 5 driver’s license

Qualifications and Experience (desirable):

  • Practical experience such as a technical trades background or technical hobbies.
  • Experience in ETAP, lighting design software, AutoCAD, and Revit.
  • Knowledge of BC Hydro standards
  • Knowledge of applicable CSA standards including CSA Z32, C282, Z317.5, Z8000, ULC S524, ASHRAE, and BC Building Code.

What we can offer you:

  • Varied, interesting, meaningful and engaging work in a tight-knit, supportive team environment.
  • One-on-one mentoring from experienced engineers, complimented by in-house and external training to help you develop your career.
  • Significant potential for career development and personal growth.
  • Opportunity to work for the best clients on Vancouver Island – one of the most desirable places in the world to live.
  • Employee benefits including health spending account, vacation pay, overtime pay, and annual bonus.
  • Flexible working arrangements.
  • Salary range $70,000 – $120,000.

How to Apply:

Please forward your resume package, including a cover letter, to info@evolveeng.ca. Please be sure to identify and explain how your experience meets the qualifications and tell us a bit about yourself outside of work. Applications without a cover letter will not be reviewed. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

We thank all those who apply. Only those selected for further consideration will be contacted for an interview.

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