Electrical Specialist
Nutrien Ltd
Fort Saskatchewan, AB, CA
15d ago

Job Description

Electrical Specialist - Fort Saskatchewan, Alberta

Why work at Nutrien? Great question!

Safety is a core value at Nutrien. Keeping every employee safe, healthy and secure is our top priority. Nothing is more important than seeing our people go home safe at the end of every single day.

While working here you will have the opportunity to grow your career while helping us feed the future. We pride ourselves in hiring from a variety of backgrounds and truly believe that it is our differences that make us stronger so we hope you will join us.

In addition to exciting and challenging opportunities, Nutrien offers competitive salaries, great benefits and performance based incentives.

Outside of the skills and necessary qualifications, you will be committed to sustaining our safe and positive work environment while welcoming working side by side others in a diverse culture.

Culture at Nutrien is the core of everything we do and all employees are respectful of diverse opinions and views.

Reporting to the Director, Engineering NIT, the Electrical Specialist acts as the Senior technical leader, providing technical support for Nitrogen facilities related to electrical distribution systems and their design, maintenance and operation.

Located at our Fort Saskatchewan Nitrogen Facility, this position, while primarily an office environment, will be required to travel, up to 40%, both domestically and internationally.

travel depending on the level of site activity. Requires ability to travel internationally. At times, this position will require a physical presence at remote locations for extended periods of time such as during turn arounds, repairs, incident investigation and construction, installation and commissioning of equipment.

Key Tasks :

  • Provide technical support for Nitrogen facilities related to electrical distribution systems and their design, maintenance, trouble-shooting and operation
  • Maintain Electrical System models in ETAP including updates to one-line diagrams as needed and provide updated arc flash labels as required when system changes are made
  • Provide technical review of project information including drawings, equipment programming, and project designs
  • Support Process Safety Improvement Team projects including monthly cost and schedule reporting
  • Provide high level cost estimation support for site gaps identified in Electrical Engineering studies, mechanical integrity audits, reliability audits, etc.
  • Provide onsite technical support on projects, turnarounds and outages for electrical distribution network commissioning, switching
  • Investigate and provide design solutions for complex electrical problems
  • Witness inspection and factory acceptance testing of new equipment
  • Skills :

  • Ability to work both in a team and individually
  • Problem solver
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills
  • An ownership mindset and sense of urgency
  • Qualifications :

  • A degree in Electrical Technology or Electrical Engineering degree is required
  • Certified Engineering Technologist (minimum) Professional Technologist (preferred) or ability to become a Professional Technologist or Professional Engineer.
  • A minimum of 10 years’ experience
  • Significant experience in specification and installation of electrical distribution equipment including transformers, switchgear, motor control centers, medium and low voltage cable systems (up to 25kV), substation equipment, protection relays, arc flash mitigation, control systems including SCADA, DCS and PLC’s.
  • Significant electrical project management experience is preferred.
  • Field construction management and troubleshooting experience is highly desired.
  • Proficiency with the following software is desirable : ETAP, SAP, AutoCAD, SharePoint.
  • Ability to travel up to 40%, both domestically and internationally, depending on site activity
  • Nutrien is committed to creating an inclusive workplace. We encourage applications from all well qualified candidates who reflect the diversity of the regions where we operate.

    This includes recognizing the voluntary identification of status such as gender, sexual orientation, visible minority, Indigenous status, persons with disabilities, and veterans, where applicable.

    If this sounds like a good match, apply now. This job will remain posted until filled. You may be required to undergo a background check and substance test in accordance with Nutrien policies.

    While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted.

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