Electrical Designer

Electrical Designer

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Vaughan, Ontario

Engineering & Technical




Join a top employer and advance your career. Aplin has partnered with a Vaughan, ON-based company to hire an Electrical Design Engineer.

The Electrical Designer will be responsible for working with Senior Designers and Engineers to design and draft electrical distribution systems and control systems for mining projects

  • Supports Senior Designers with electrical design and drafting of low and medium voltage electrical distribution systems
  • Develops or designs various electrical, instrumentation and control drawings
  • Prepares various drawings such as single line diagrams, equipment layouts, cable tray layouts, grounding layouts, wiring and schematic diagrams, installation details, panel schedules, cable schedules, electrical heat tracing, bill of materials, PLC or instrumentation panels, etc.
  • Prepares equipment specifications and sizing
  • Conducts various calculations such as voltage drop, cable tray fill, lighting, etc.
  • Creates and maintains drawings using AutoCAD
  • Maintains electrical data, documentation, and drawings
  • Such other duties as may be assigned from time to time


  • College Diploma in electrical engineering technology or equivalent with minimum 4 years of heavy industrial experience
  • EIT highly preferred
  • Working knowledge of Canadian Electrical Codes, electrical engineering principles and practices, industry and regulatory codes and standards (OESC, NEC, CSA, IEEE, NFPA)
  • Ability and interest in developing and drafting drawings
  • Strong communication skills, both oral and written
  • Strong team player with ability to coordinate and work with other engineering disciplines
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office and AutoCAD
  • Experience with Revit and Navisworks 3D is an asset
  • Electrical design experience in underground mining is an asset

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