Electrical Engineer - Transmission and Distribution

At Yukon Energy, we believe that we are the employer of choice in the Yukon. We foster a respectful and positive work environment making it a rewarding place to work. We offer competitive salaries, excellent benefits and generous northern and travel allowances. So take the next step in your career path and join our team of skilled and dedicated employees.

Electrical Engineer – Transmission & Distribution
Whitehorse, Yukon
Permanent, Full Time
Salary Range: $76,026 - $114,040 plus benefits

This is an excellent opportunity for a self-motivated and versatile engineering professional to join our engineering team. Reporting to the Manager, Electrical Engineering, the Electrical Engineer T&D is responsible for planning, organizing and directing all or part of a variety of electrical utility projects. As well, manages customer connections to Yukon Energy’s distribution and transmission systems including design and construction and performs a variety of electrical engineering work.

We are looking for someone with:

  • Requires a degree in electrical engineering (in Canada) and must be eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer or Engineer-In-Training in the Yukon.
  • Knowledge of utility operations and engineering including: surveying procedures and methods, electrical theory, design parameters and applicable codes and regulations as applied to electrical utility distribution, transmission, generation.
  • Ability to perform as a project manager for electric utility projects.
  • Excellent communication skills.
  • A proven track record and commitment to safe procedures and encouraging a safe work environment.

To apply, submit a covering letter and resume to Human Resources via email at hr@yec.yk.ca. 

We appreciate all responses; only short-listed candidates will be contacted.