Husky Energy Staff Electrical Engineer in AB, Canada

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Husky is currently looking for a Staff Electrical Engineer. As part of the Safety, Engineering and Procurement Management Department, the Technical Services group provides technical leadership, discipline engineering and asset reliability and integrity support to Husky’s projects and Business Unit Operations.

This position provides electrical engineering expertise to all of Husky’s operating facilities. Travel to operating facilities is required up to 25% of the time.

Operations support includes seeking out opportunities to enhance the integrity and reliability of operating facilities, as well as increasing throughput and reducing operating costs. Support is also provided to ensure timely review and response to electrical incidents and equipment failure investigations.

This position also provides ongoing guidance and assistance to engineering and construction contractors, electric utilities, and operations through the course of the operation of facilities.

Specific responsibilities will include:

  • Provide electrical engineering support to facilities on troubleshooting

  • Provide engineering input to Management Of Change requests and small projects

  • Provide expertise to turnaround activities

  • Prepare/Review key electrical drawings, data sheets and engineering studies ( arc flash-, short circuit-, area classifications-, relay coordination)

  • Interface with utility companies to ensure reliable and cost effective electrical power supply is provided to Husky facilities

  • Provide technical input to hazard assessments

  • Collaborate as a technical resource within Technical Services and with other Husky teams

Our ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:

  • Bachelor Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Registered or eligible for registration as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) with APEGA and/or APEGS

  • Minimum of 10 years of experience providing electrical engineering expertise to upstream and downstream oil and gas facilities

  • Experience of electrical utility service request processes

  • Experience with working on specifying, installation, maintenance and troubleshooting of electrical equipment including switchgears, MCCs, motors, etc. at low and medium voltages

  • Ability to complete engineering studies for example area classification, arc-flash studies

  • Thorough working knowledge of the Canadian Electrical Code and relevant industry specifications

  • Well organized and with the ability to simultaneously manage a variety of work tasks and priorities.

  • Conversant with IEEE, NEMA, API specifications and ability to use them in specifying new equipment

  • Knowledge of troubleshooting and testing of electrical equipment

  • Experience of reviewing electrical engineering drawings

  • Experience of preparing and reviewing electrical engineering reports for example arc-flash studies, hazardous area classifications

  • Strong English written and verbal communication skills

  • Travel is required upto 25%

As this position requires the operation of a motor vehicle, applicants are asked to provide a recent (i.e., issued within the previous 4 weeks) original driver’s abstract for the preceding 3 year period when appearing for an interview.

At Husky, we respect diversity and embrace an inclusive culture. We value uniqueness and different perspectives as they play a critical role in our success. To achieve this, individuals are selected based on qualifications, merit, and abilities and we encourage applications from everyone including visible minorities, Aboriginal people, women, and persons with disabilities.

Husky Energy is one of Canada's largest integrated energy companies. It is headquartered in Calgary, Alberta, and is publicly traded on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols HSE, HSE.PR.A, HSE.PR.B, HSE.PR.C, HSE.PR.E and HSE.PR.G. The Company operates worldwide with Upstream and Downstream business segments.

Husky's balanced growth strategy focuses on consistent execution, disciplined financial management and safe and reliable operations.

Interested candidates must apply online at: . Only those candidates who apply via Husky's online application process can be considered. We thank all applicants for their interest in our organization; however, only short-listed applicants will be contacted.


Job: *Engineering

Title: Staff Electrical Engineer

Location: CAN-AB-Calgary

Requisition ID: 00093542-20160926