Electrical Engineer Whitehorse

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
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 is responsible for planning, organizing and directing all or part of a variety of electrical utility projects. As well as performing electrical engineering work in all aspects of substations, power generation and transmission including additions, upgrading or maintenance of protective relaying, instrumentation and control systems.

We are looking for someone with:

Registered Professional Electrical Engineer (in Canada) designation and eligible for registration in the Yukon with experience working in a power generating facility.

Knowledge of electrical theory, design parameters and applicable codes and regulations as applied to electrical utility distribution, transmission, generation, and telecommunications facilities.

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.