Electrical Engineers, Fredericton

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Date: Sep 7, 2023

Location: Fredericton, NB, CA

Company: Hatch

Requisition ID: 84480 

Job Category: Engineering; Instrumentation & Controls 

Location: Fredericton, NB, Canada 

Join a company that is passionately committed to the pursuit of a better world through positive change. With more than 65 years of business and technical expertise in mining, energy, and infrastructure, our 10,000 colleagues in 150 countries tirelessly work toward bettering the industries in which we operate. With practical solutions that are safe, innovative and sustainable, we think globally while acting locally. 


Join our Project Delivery Group (PDG), a dynamic team of professionals passionately committed to world-class project delivery across the globe. With expertise in sustainable studies, asset building and operations, and industry-leading efficiencies, our best-in-class team leverages methodologies, governance and systems that are unparalleled in the engineering space. Are you looking for an opportunity to join a diverse group of professionals who are committed to remaining exceptional? We look forward to hearing from you.


Looking to take the next step in your career? Hatch is seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our team in Fredericton. Reporting to the Control, Automation & Electrical discipline lead Engineer, you will support projects globally working from our Fredericton office with opportunities in other Hatch offices and at project job sites.


What Will a Career at Hatch Offer You:
You will:
    • Be given opportunities to contribute to complex projects around the world in meaningful ways
    • Work on challenging projects and problems and gain experience in the office   and on project sites
    • Collaborate with diverse teams locally and globally
    • Work in an exciting environment where you can apply your academic learning on a daily basis
    • Gain relevant experience and support in obtaining your professional designation 
    • Benefit from formal and informal mentorship from some of the leading minds and authorities in the industry
    • Participate in local Professional Development Programs, Sustainability Week, Toastmasters, and more to develop your skills
    • Join in charitable, social, and sports activities with other Hatch employees 
    • We’re entrepreneurs with a technical soul. Our flat organizational structure creates an atmosphere of openness and participation. We build practical solutions that are safe, innovative, and sustainable. Our ultimate goal is to achieve no harm for our people, our clients, and our communities



  • Assist the Engineering Manager/Lead Electrical Engineer with the delivery of project requirements as they relate to scope, cost and schedule.
  • Prepare, subject to the approval of the Lead Electrical Engineer, technical documentation required for the execution of the project, including but not limited to general layout drawings, design criteria, design calculations, preliminary studies, value engineering studies, process flow sheets, standard specifications, standard detail drawings, construction and/or fabrication drawings, equipment lists, technical specifications, as-built documentation and data sheets.
  • Manage and coordinate with the Lead/Senior Electrical Engineers the progress of the engineering work in accordance with the project scope, schedule and procedures.
  • Review shop drawings to ensure conformity with engineering designs.
  • Following the award of contracts and purchase orders as instructed, monitor the fabrication and construction work to ensure that it is executed in accordance with the engineering designs.
  • Assist the Lead Electrical Engineer to measure, on a monthly basis, the progress of the engineering work packages to ensure that project budgets and schedules are being met. Assist the Lead Electrical Engineer in implementing corrective action as required.
  • Assist the Lead/Senior Electrical Engineers in reviewing the outcome of quality audits of engineering work and perform remedial work in accordance with the project procedures and the quality assurance plan.
  • Assist the Lead/Senior Electrical Engineers in ensuring that the checking of documentation and interdisciplinary coordination is implemented in accordance with project procedures.
  • Assist in project commissioning on site as required.


Qualifications and Experience:

  • Engineering degree in Electrical from a recognized university;
  • Registration as a professional engineer in Canada with the ability to register in the province of NB;
  • Minimum five years project engineering experience. Experience in electrical design/consultancy ideally within a similar large engineering or multi-disciplinary project environment;
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills;
  • Good planning and organizational skills;
  • Sound understanding of design engineering codes and technical standards.


Why join us?

What we offer you?


  • Flexible work environment
  • Long term career development
  • Think globally, work locally


Don't meet every single requirement? You don't need to. At Hatch, we are building a diverse, inclusive workplace that fosters innovation. If you're interested in this role, we encourage you to apply even if your past experiences don't perfectly align with the skills we've listed.


We're committed to fostering a workforce that reflects the diversity of the communities in which we operate and serve. Hatch is an Equal Opportunity Employer that considers applicants without regard to age, race, color, national origin, citizenship, religion, creed, gender, sexual orientation, marital status, disability, or any other protected status. If you have any accommodation requirements, please let us know. We'll do our best to meet your needs in accordance with applicable local legislation.


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