Electrical Designer – Calgary

Electrical Designer – Calgary or Edmonton

We are recruiting for an Electrical Designer to be located in our Calgary or Edmonton office to support our project design and delivery, customers, and sales team.

Reporting to the VP Technology and supervised by a Professional Engineer, you will be involved with the continued growth and success of SFC Energy. You will have proven abilities to achieve long term and mutually beneficial customer relationships while establishing new business.

You will be involved with the continued growth and success of SFC Energy Ltd. The successful candidate will have proven abilities to work in a fast paced environment and to communicate through multiple stakeholders to support our customers and represented technologies.


-Electrical Engineering Technology Diploma (CET) or equivalent education and experience
-3 plus years of related experience in variable speed drives and motor control technology, integration, automation and applications
-Possess a strong working knowledge of pertinent electrical and safety codes (CSA, CEC etc)
-Experience with electrical panel design and fabrication.
-Experience in the design, implementation, and/or manufacturing of Variable Speed Drives, SCADA/PLC Systems
-Experience with design, implementation, and/or manufacturing of off grid energy solutions including fuel cell, solar and wind power and diesel generation is an asset.
-Excellent communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to work in a team environment.
-Proficiency in the use of Microsoft office (Word, Excel and PowerPoint) is required.
-Experience with 2D and 3D CAD software such as AutoCAD Electrical or Solidworks . -Ability to thrive in a fast paced, demanding, and multitasked environment.

Key Responsibilities

-Perform day to day electrical design of VFD systems, working closely with our drafting team to produce construction drawing packages.
-Develop and maintain design standards.
-Specify Bill of Material for VFD systems quotations
-Review vendor/client Electrical Drawings
-Prepare and review power distribution for 480/600 VAC VFDs and associated controls
-Develop/Prepare cable and breaker sizing and other design activities
-Provide technical/design support to Project Management on awarded custom projects
-Provide technical product and application pre-sales support when required.
-Provide detailed technical expertise and solutions on the specification, set-up, installation, operation, and application of the Drives and Motor Control solution suite.
-Interact with manufacturers and sub vendors on technical and commercial support as required.
-Strong team approach/collaboration with Management, Sales, Technical Services and peers.
-Follow SFC Energy work policies, procedures and safety program
-Additional duties as required and directed by the VP Technology.

SFC Energy Ltd. Offers

-Excellent salary, Company health and insurance package and factory level training
-Strong team focused culture with a customer first attitude

If you are the qualified person we seek, please send us your resume to: [email protected]

Please ensure the email subject line references: Electrical Designer

We thank all interested applicants, however, only those under consideration will be contacted.