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Stantec Senior Electrical Engineer in PORTLAND, Maine

Senior Electrical Engineer - ( 240002G5 )


Our Transportation Team is taking electrical design to the next level. From roadway to runway, we’ll take your career to new heights.

Stantec’s Transportation group is looking for a Senior Electrical Engineer to join our practice in New England!

We are seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer to be a senior contributor on our professional consulting services team with offices located in Portland, ME, Burlington or Boston MA, South Burlington, VT, or Auburn, NH. As an Electrical Engineer, you will evaluate, select, specify, and design certain electrical power and lighting systems with applicable codes and internal engineering standards / practices. You will perform a variety of tasks which may include calculations and field work. The projects that you may be assigned to will have routine and complex features for the following types of work: roadways and interstate lighting, waterfront/marine infrastructure, site development projects, aviation projects and electrical infrastructure design.

What Will You Be Doing?

As a Senior Electrical Engineer, you will work collaboratively on the design of projects of various complexity and act as a subject matter expert providing technical advice and guidance to other team members.

Specific responsibilities of this role include, but are not limited to, the following:

  • Liaises with clients, agencies, and other stakeholders to obtain and determine project objectives, requirements, and approvals.

  • Examines field conditions as required to support development and completion of project designs.

  • Handle multiple complex assignments simultaneously.

  • Manage or take on the technical lead role for lighting and electrical projects.

  • Performs electrical engineering design tasks on various projects, including preparation and coordination of the project deliverables and documents including calculations, drawings, and specifications.

  • Examine field conditions as required to support development and completion of projects.

  • Reviews own work as well as those of project team members for accuracy, and coordinates with others to ensure quality assurance and quality control for all final products.

  • Responsible for the quality control/quality assurance review of electrical engineering documents including drawings, specifications, and calculations.


What Will You Need to Succeed?

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

  • Licensed Professional Engineer preferred or ability to be licensed within 6 months.

  • The ideal candidate will have 6 years of experience working within the electrical engineering field.

  • Design experience in lighting design, energy code compliance, lighting/power circuiting design, renewable energy, emergency power systems, communications systems, fire alarm systems, intelligent transportation system, construction cost estimating and specification writing.

  • Thorough understanding and knowledge of the architectural and engineering industry.

  • Thorough knowledge and interpretation of code compliance requirements and industry standards.

  • Must have in depth knowledge of general transportation, buildings, community development or power construction.

  • Ability to solve complex problems using sound professional judgment, creativity, and innovation.

  • Proficient in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite.

  • Working knowledge of AutoCAD or Microstation and AGI32 or Visual Lighting Software.

  • Ability to participate and collaborate in project team setting, engage in creative and critical thought, and effectively communicate ideas, design issues and solutions to others.

  • Ability to work in a typical office environment with computers and sit, stand, and walk for significant periods of time. Ability to navigate and walk on uneven terrain during field inspection or site visits and withstand exposure to normal weather conditions including inclement weather. #1794

This position will primarily work in an office setting; may require some field work.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Why Choose Stantec?

  • Career development resources to expand your skills, enhance your expertise, and grow your career.

  • Ability to work alongside others who share your passion to support communities through exciting and unique projects.

  • Ability to join Stantec committees, employee resource groups, participate in community volunteering, and join various company or local groups/initiatives.

  • We put people first and want to help you make that appointment or the baseball game that you need to attend. At Stantec, we have a hybrid, flexible work schedule that meets both business and individual needs.

Benefits Summary: Regular full-time and part-time employees have access to medical, dental, and vision plans, a wellness program, health saving accounts, flexible spending accounts, 401(k) plan, employee stock purchase program, life and accidental death & dismemberment (AD&D) insurance, short-term/long-term disability plans, emergency travel benefits, tuition reimbursement, professional membership fee coverage and paid family leave. Regular full-time and part-time employees will receive ten paid holidays in each calendar year. In addition, employees will be eligible to accrue vacation between 10 and 20 days per year and eligible for paid sick leave (and if more generous, in accordance with state and local law).

Temporary/casual employees have access to 401(k) plans, employee stock purchase program, and paid leave, in accordance with state and local law.

The benefits information listed above may not apply to union positions because benefits for such positions are governed by applicable collective bargaining agreements.

Primary Location : United States-Maine-Portland

Other Locations : United States-Vermont-South Burlington, United States-Massachusetts-Burlington, United States-Massachusetts-Boston, United States-New Hampshire-Auburn

Organization : BC-1794 Transpt-US Northeast

Employee Status : Regular

Job Level : Individual Contributor

Travel : Yes, 10 % of the Time

Schedule : Full-time

Job Posting : Jun 17, 2024, 7:21:30 AM

Req ID: 240002G5

Stantec provides equal employment opportunities to all qualified employees and applicants for future and current employment and prohibit discrimination on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, marital status, genetic information, disability, protected veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. We prohibit discrimination in decisions concerning recruitment, hiring, referral, promotion, compensation, fringe benefits, job training, terminations or any other condition of employment. Stantec is in compliance with local, state and federal laws and regulations and ensures equitable opportunities in all aspects of employment. EEO including Disability/Protected Veterans