Electrical Engineer
Saltworks Technologies Inc
Richmond, British Columbia, Canada
4d ago

Saltworks is one of Canada's leading cleantech companies. We develop and build innovative systems for industrial water treatment.

We work with major industrial customers, shipping our advanced technology around the world. Saltworks offers an exciting and rewarding work environment for talented, career-focused individuals.

Our headquarters is located in Richmond, BC.

We have an opening for an Electrical Engineer to support the development and production of our innovative desalination machines.

We offer a collaborative, clean and future-focused work environment with good benefits, training, and opportunities to advance.

We are a growth and technology orientated company, with top tier global clients.

The role :

We are looking for a talented Electrical Engineer to design, develop, test, and commission the electrical and control systems that power our machines.

You will be part of a multi-disciplinary team including electrical, mechanical, and process engineers, chemists and technicians.

We invest in training and developing smart and capable individuals. You are diligent with quality, focused, analytical and excel in a team-based environment.

We strongly value a positive attitude, hard work, smarts, and commitment.

Your main tasks will include :

  • Project manage the electrical engineering scope for water treatment projects of varying sizes
  • Design Electrical and Control Panels for 600VAC and below in accordance with codes and standards
  • Generate electrical design drawings, sizing cables, producing equipment schedules and other engineering documents
  • Work with Mechanical Engineering team to ensure fit and integration of electrical components
  • Manage electrical installation of electrical panels and equipment in industrial water treatment systems with mechanical engineering and production teams
  • Improve our electrical production workflow for various projects
  • Commission and troubleshoot electrical systems
  • Occasional travel to plant installations in customer-facing environments for start-up and commissioning
  • Contribute to innovation and technology development at Saltworks
  • Training and developing into your next role at the company
  • If the candidate has controls programming experience or interest, this can be incorporated into the roll; the core function, however, is electrical engineering.
  • You will be a great fit if you have :

  • Degree in Electrical Engineering, Engineering Physics or equivalent
  • Excellent verbal and written communications skills in English
  • Solid electrical engineering foundation paired with excellent analytical and critical thinking skills
  • In-depth knowledge of the Canadian or US Electrical Code and application
  • Minimum 3 Years work experience in conceiving, designing, and deploying industrial electrical and control systems up to 600VAC
  • Field experience commissioning and testing electrical systems, with lessons learned that result in successful future implementations
  • Knowledge and familiarity with developing, reviewing, and updating high-quality electrical schematics using AutoCAD Electrical or similar CAD software
  • Ability to organize, prioritize, and maintain a high quality of work and quickly learn new skills
  • Impeccable attention to detail and a sense of urgency in completing projects on time
  • Ability to work well in a team-focused project management environment, meeting deadlines with a quality work product
  • Although controls are not within the job description, it is welcomed. Familiarity with coding and programming control systems including PLCs and HMIs is preferred (Siemens STEP 7, Allen-Bradley RSLogix 5000, Schneider-Electric Modicon and / or other PLC platforms)
  • Positive attitude, can-do approach and willingness to roll up your sleeves and pitch in as required
  • Why join Saltworks :

    We have an outstanding team of engineers, scientists, and technologists who are passionate about innovation and solving key environmental challenges facing our Planet. We offer :

  • Exciting and rewarding work environment
  • Rapidly growing company solving important problems
  • Diverse best-in-class technical team with opportunities for advancement technically and / or professionally
  • Competitive compensation package including benefits
  • Culture that supports safety, innovation, learning and teamwork
  • Unparalleled on-the-job learning and exciting projects
  • Fun, social activities and other team events
  • We offer :

    We have an outstanding team that is passionate about innovation and solving key environmental challenges facing our planet. We offer :

  • The exciting and rewarding work environment, with minimal bureaucracy and a deep focus on technology and delivery, while working on a wide range of projects
  • Rapidly growing company solving important problems through innovation, and opportunities to grow
  • Diverse best-in-class team working with talented engineers, scientists, business development and production professionals
  • A culture that supports safety, innovation, learning and teamwork
  • Unparalleled on-the-job learning and exciting projects
  • Opportunities to travel to diverse locations working on projects that protect the environment while providing our customers with value
  • Fun, social activities and other team events
  • How to Apply :

    Apply on our careers page.

    Please submit your resume and your unofficial academic transcript. We welcome any text on your past experiences, including team sports or hobbies, as well as projects you have participated in that, may help you excel in this position.

    While we sincerely appreciate all applications, only those candidates selected for an interview will be contacted. All applications are considered confidential.

    About Saltworks :

    Saltworks Technologies is a Vancouver-based clean technology company. We develop and build breakthrough low energy desalination and water treatment technologies that treat the world's most challenging waters.

    Our customers include NASA, the Navy, oil & gas, mining, and other industrial companies located all over the world.

    Watch our corporate video to get to know us a little better!

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