Jacobs Intermediate Electrical Designer/Drafter in Calgary, Alberta

Intermediate Electrical Designer/Drafter


Recognized as a leader in the EPC industry and ranked as the #2 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine for the second consecutive year , we who provide planning, design, build, and maintenance of upstream and midstream oil and gas facilities and infrastructure. With over 5,000 employees across North America, we service exploration, production, storage, and transportation of crude oil and natural gas to end users, both offshore and onshore. We bring together many different aspects including Pipeline and Facilities groups, onshore and offshore offices, and engineering services to help meet the demands of our clients.

Position Summary

Performs routine aspects of design and drafting and assists in developing 3D models. Works under general supervision and work is reviewed for adequacy and accuracy.

  • Perform detailed drafting of plant layouts drawings (power, grounding, lighting and electric heat tracing) and associated single lines & schematics/wiring diagrams under minimum supervision

  • Perform cable sizing calculations & lighting level calculations under supervision. Assist in developing lighting & tray layouts

  • Assist in developing electrical 3D model on the PDS, Smart Plant and /or Auto-plant platform

  • Perform drafting of field mark-ups for as-built drawings

  • Assist other senior personnel at the construction/plant sites and fabrication shops during design phase

  • Assist senior designers in providing construction support for electrical systems at job site

  • Perform as-built activities at the existing operating plant for revamp projects


  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering Technology from a recognized technical institute required

  • 2 - 3 years' in electrical designing and drafting using SP3D, SPEL, AutoCAD, Microstation software

  • Membership with ASET or eligible to get membership in ASET required

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills required

  • Advanced MS Office skills (Word, Excel, PowerPoint) preferred

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.

Primary Location Canada-Alberta-Calgary

Req ID: ECR0000D8