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Electrical Engineering Technologist

IBI Group

IBI Group

Other Engineering
Markham, ON, Canada
Posted on Monday, March 18, 2024

Company Description

Role Title: Electrical Engineering Technologist

Arcadis is the world's leading company delivering sustainable design, engineering, and consultancy solutions for natural and built assets.

We are more than 36,000 people, in over 70 countries, dedicated to improving quality of life. Everyone has an important role to play. With the power of many curious minds, together we can solve the world’s most complex challenges and deliver more impact together.

Job Description

Arcadis Professional Services Markham has an opening for an intermediate Electrical Engineering or Technologist to join our team. We are currently seeking a candidate with up to 3 years of Electrical design experience and experience in CADD software (AutoCAD and MicroStation) and drafting experience. We value self-starters with strong communication skills who can collaborate effectively across disciplines. Recent graduates with co-op and/or work experience are encouraged to apply.

This opportunity will allow you to work on high-profile projects specifically in the Electrical Engineering Transportation Industry, working alongside senior members, junior staff and provides you an opportunity to work with our client base.

Role responsibilities:

Support Management and Senior Designers in the development of Roadway and High Mast Lighting systems, Traffic Signal designs of the Electrical Department and Intelligent Transportation Systems Contracts.

  • Ability to make changes or revisions to existing and new drawings using CADD software,
  • Ability to work with the design team in preparing conceptual and detailed design layouts and detailed drawings for various projects,
  • Ability to utilize CADD (AutoCAD and MicroStation) software to prepare preliminary electrical layout design and detail drawings for a wide range of infrastructure projects (including layout plans, detail design, wiring schematics, equipment summary tables and charts, cross-section, and elevation drawings),
  • Ability to convert digital CADD files into “DXF” files from AGI 32 lighting software output files into CADD software,
  • Proactively advance design techniques and procedures (as required) to help support other designers, technical staff, and project managers.
  • Ability to coordinate drawings with other disciplines, and team members, and coordination of drawing filling systems.



  • Electrical Engineering Technologist College Diploma or similar Post-Secondary diploma focused on Engineering Technology,
  • Up to 3 years of related CADD Design experience,
  • Advanced skills using both AutoCAD and MicroStation and drafting experience is a must-have,
  • Good computer skills and proficiency with Microsoft Word and Excel are expected, Microsoft Visio skills are an asset,
  • A “self-starter” who must be able to “multi-task” with minimal supervision in a fast-paced environment.
  • A contributing team player willing to contribute to various projects both in and out of his/her immediate team.
  • Ability to problem-solve,
  • Ability to understand, manipulate and configure large roadway files,
  • Good written and oral communication,
  • Some travel may be required and a valid Ontario “G” license is an asset.

Additional Information

Why Arcadis?

We can only achieve our goals when everyone is empowered to be their best. We believe everyone's contribution matters. It’s why we are pioneering a skills-based approach, where you can harness your unique experience and expertise to carve your career path and maximize the impact we can make together.

You’ll do meaningful work, and no matter what role, you’ll be helping to deliver sustainable solutions for a more prosperous planet. Make your mark, on your career, your colleagues, your clients, your life and the world around you.

Together, we can create a lasting legacy.

Join Arcadis. Create a Legacy.

Our Commitment to Equality, Diversity, Inclusion & Belonging

We want you to be able to bring your best self to work every day which is why we take equality and inclusion seriously and hold ourselves to account for our actions. Our ambition is to be an employer of choice and provide a great place to work for all our people. We believe that by working together diverse people with different experiences develop the most innovative ideas. Equality, diversity and inclusion is at the heart of how we improve quality of life and we work closely with our people across six ED&I Workstreams: Age, Disability, Faith, Gender, LGBT+ and Race. A diverse and skilled workforce is essential to our success.