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Careers

With a reputation for customer service excellence, Prime Engineering specializes in taking on unique challenges and delivering creative independent power solutions. Our experienced staff deliver top quality electrical engineering and field services, with a focus on the supply,design and commissioning of electrical projects.  If you thrive in a fast-paced environment working on challenging and diverse projects, with a culture that values innovative problem solving, you’ll love working at Prime.

Join our small, growing firm based in Victoria BC, on the southern tip of beautiful Vancouver Island and just a short distance from leading edge cities like Vancouver and Seattle.  We offer our staff the best work location, climate, and lifestyle opportunities found anywhere in Canada.

Prime Engineering is committed to equity in its hiring and employment policies and practices, and supports diversity in its work environments.  Please note that Prime fully complies with the Canadian Charter of Rights and Freedoms and the Human Rights Code of the Province British Columbia regarding the nondiscrimination of individuals on the basis of race, color, ancestry, political belief, marital status, family status, physical or mental disability, sex, sexual orientation, creed, national origin, or age.

Below is a list of current openings with our company.  Click the link to view the full job description.

To apply for any of our posted positions, please email your cover letter and CV in either PDF or Word to: HR@primeeng.ca.  Be sure to include in your email subject line the title of the position for which you are applying.

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General Inquiry


Posted: June 18, 2019

If you are interested in working with us, but don't see a posting related to your area of expertise, we would still love to hear from you. Please forward your CV along with a letter of introduction.

Project Engineer / Project Manager


Posted: June 18, 2019

Prime Engineering is looking for a Project Engineer / Project Manager to join our Projects and Power Distribution team. The primary responsibility of this role is completing the design and procurement of power system and controls equipment. This includes switchgear and transformers, PLCs, protection relays, drawings, and submittal packages. You will liaise with clients, contractors, vendors and internal staff, to facilitate the execution of this work. In addition, you will conduct testing, maintenance and commissioning of a wide range of power, protection and control system equipment, and may also coordinate or perform analysis and completion of power system studies.   If you enjoy utilizing your technical and troubleshooting skills, supporting both clients and team-mates, and working across a number of diverse projects, this role is for you! The position is based in our Victoria office but field work and travel are sometimes required.   Our expectations for this role include excellent customer service, attention to detail, efficiency, adherence to corporate and industry safety regulations, as well as being self-directed and having strong team skills. Want to know more? Click on the link below.

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Administrative Assistant


Posted: June 18, 2019

Prime Engineering is seeking an administrative assistant to join our extraordinary Finance and Admin team. If you are someone who is collaborative, has the drive to get things done, is thorough and precise, and is capable of independent problem solving (but also knows when to ask for help) this may be the team for you. The role provides essential coordination of freight logistics for shipping equipment as well as front-line support such as directing phone calls and visitors, keeping us well stocked and our front-of-house business equipment maintained, coordinating travel arrangements, document preparation, data-entry, filing, and additional tasks that support our dynamic teams. For a full description, click the link below.

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Financial Controller


Posted: June 17, 2019

Prime is currently searching for a Financial Controller to join our Finance team. We're looking for a team player with an entrepreneurial spirit and a strong inclination towards developing co-operative solutions, someone who is a highly organized self-starter that thrives in a goal-oriented business culture. The Financial Controller will assume accountability for Prime Engineering’s financial systems, control environment, and financial and performance reporting in compliance with Canadian GAAP, IFRS, and company policies. If you are interested in learning more, check out the full job description by clicking below.

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Project Designer / Engineer


Posted: June 17, 2019

Prime Engineering is seeking to fill a Project Designer / Engineer position for a motivated and hardworking person. The role encompasses management and scheduling of projects, development and design or power distribution and transmission systems (HV/MV/LV) including single-line diagrams, three-line diagrams, AC/DC schematics, control schematics, wiring diagrams, building systems layouts, substation, switchgear and communications systems, creation and testing of relay systems and more. Check out the link for the full job description.

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Controls Designer / Engineer


Posted: June 17, 2019

Prime Engineering is seeking to fill a Controls Designer / Engineer position for a motivated and hardworking person keen to join a dynamic and growing company. The Controls Designer / Engineer roles includes programming and commissioning PLC, HMI, and related SCADA system software and hardware, on-site commissioning and testing of control systems; trouble-shooting control systems, create project documentation and technical reports as well as a number of other related duties. If you’d like to learn more, please read the full job description.

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Power Systems Study Engineer


Posted: June 17, 2019

Prime Engineering is seeking to fill a Power System Studies Engineering position for a motivated and hardworking person keen to join a dynamic company in the fast-moving industry of electrical power and distribution systems. Power system studies include, but are not limited to, load flow; short circuit coordination; Arc Flash harmonics; ground grid and motor starting analysis.

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