Manager, Electrical Engineering

Be responsible for providing direct supervision and team leadership to the Electrical Engineering team and for the detailed analysis, planning, studies, and other documentation that supports the planning and design for expansion, modification, operation and maintenance of generation, transmission, substations and distribution assets. Work with the Director, Engineering and Capital Projects to plan and implement departmental goals, objectives and programs; work closely with the Operations and Resource Planning departments on matters related to system operations and improvement; and coordinate activities involving other departments.

THE COMPANY:

Yukon Energy is the main generator and transmitter of electrical energy in the territory. We are a renewable company with 94% of our electricity coming from hydro and we were the first northern utility and only the fifth in Canada to receive a Sustainable Electricity CompanyTM designation from the Canadian Electricity Association.  

THE POSITION:

Permanent, full-time and based in Whitehorse, Yukon. See the full job description.

THE LOCATION:

Yukon is a perfect place for outdoor enthusiasts and for raising a family. Wilderness adventures start right on your doorstep with canoeing, hiking and fishing opportunities available nearby. Multiple daily flights out of Whitehorse will get you to Vancouver in two hours and Edmonton or Calgary in less than three hours on scheduled days. 

WHY SHOULD YOU APPLY?

Competitive compensation, including Northern Allowance and Travel Benefit

Excellent benefits, including a Group Insurance Plan

Four weeks paid vacation to start

Group RRSP

Respectful and positive environment

To apply, submit a covering letter and resume to Human Resources at hr@yec.yk.ca. Resumes and cover letters will be accepted until the position is filled.

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