Electrical Designer

Canada ● Mount Pearl, NL, Canada ● North Vancouver, BC, Canada ● United States Req #193
Friday, March 22, 2024

Are you looking for a rewarding career in the unique industry of shipbuilding? Do you want to work for a well-managed company that puts people first? If you are looking for a career that is more about making a life than simply making a living, then come aboard the Genoa team!  

 

WHO WE ARE

Genoa Design International has been providing production design and 3D modeling services to shipbuilding and offshore industries from here in Newfoundland and Labrador since 1995. We offer our employees a flexible work environment to help balance the needs of life and work. With collaboration as the cornerstone of our work, we approach every day with a focus on our core values: Put People First, Create Lasting Relationships, Make a Difference, Own It, Live Well, and Never Stand Still. Our customers tell us that our employees’ everyday demonstration of our values sets Genoa apart from competitors.

 

With a team of designers, engineers, project managers, administrators, and technical support staff dispersed between locations, Genoa provides expertise and dedicated support throughout the shipbuilding process. Currently, Genoa is active in major government initiatives such as Canada’s National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) and in commercial contracts in shipyards throughout North America.

 

WHAT YOU’LL DO

As a Designer, with a focus in Electrical, you will be responsible for:

  • Create and modify complex models of electrical systems, fabrication drawings and drafting support according to project scope for structure and distributive systems.
  • Update drawings from mark-ups and red lines.
  • Ensure a level of quality control for project work in accordance with Genoa’s quality management system.
  • Compliance of all regulatory standards, classification rules (DNV, Lloyds/GL, etc), design guidelines, and client specific standards.
  • Interpret technical, detail design, and construction drawings related to the 3D model structural design and/or distributed systems.
  • Review and coordinate vendor design documents review to ensure compliance to design requirements.
  • Assist with Preparation of Change Orders and assist with implementation of Changes.
  • Utilizing cable routing software to auto route cable in model.
  • Produce and verify cable pull and termination sheets.

 

WHAT YOU’LL NEED IN YOUR TOOLKIT

  • Technical diploma or degree in a related discipline (naval architecture, marine engineering systems design; mechanical, HVAC or electrical design) or equivalent combination of education and technical experience.
  • Marine design experience in related discipline, either electrical, distributed/marine systems, or a combination.
  • Understanding of basic discipline concepts, and knowledge of discipline principals.
  • Experience working directly with regulatory bodies and classification societies.
  • Experience with 3D product models for new ship construction &/or refit projects.
  • Experience with CMPIC or other cable management software.
  • Experience in the use of AutoCAD and ShipConstructor is considered an asset.
  • Experience in the use of AVEVA, Cadmatic, Foran or other ship design software would be an asset.
  • Exposure to a shipyard or production environment is an asset.
  • Exposure in creating cable pull and termination sheets.
  • Ability to read and interpret technical specifications and drawings.
  • Demonstrated ability to prioritize, meet project deadlines and problem solve.

 

WHY YOU’LL LOVE WORKING WITH US

We’re making waves! Genoa’s powerhouse is our people who are both passionate about our projects and motivated to deliver superior results. The Genoa formula is simple: Put People First. Drive the 3D Model. And never, ever stand still. Our quest for quality and continuous improvement is at the heart of all we do.

 

Here are some of the ways we keep the pep in our step:

  • Attractive compensation package.
  • RRSP matching program.
  • Comprehensive group insurance plan and EFAP program.
  • Vacation and discretionary days.

 

BUT WAIT … THERE’S MORE

  • A flexible work schedule.
  • Modern, yet comfortable office space.
  • Engaging team builder activities.
  • Rewards and recognition for a job-well done.
  • An employee wellness program to spend on whatever makes you happy.
  • A minimum of 8 volunteer hours each year to support causes that matter to you and community engagement opportunities.
  • An outstanding commitment to training, development, career growth & opportunity with our award-winning in-house Academy; offering advanced technical training along with the diverse soft skills needed to stay ahead of the curve and confident in your role.

 

EMBRACING A SEA OF DIFFERENCES

At Genoa Design, we foster a supportive and inclusive environment and are committed to ensuring that people can be their truest selves at work. We are dedicated to building a diverse team and promoting a sense of belonging. This commitment is built into our core values and our passion to celebrate each person’s unique abilities.

 

We achieve this by providing space for people to voice their ideas and opinions and by welcoming one another’s contributions. By actively involving community partners, we strive to constantly learn, develop, and progress in our pursuit of continuous improvement.

 

INTERESTED?

We know it’s rare for someone to meet 100% of the qualifications and you don’t need all the listed credentials to add incredible value to the team. We also know the confidence gap and imposter syndrome can get in the way of meeting amazing candidates like you. If you are an initiative-taking individual and are prepared to complete the tasks as outlined above, apply in strictest confidence today!

 

Please submit your application through Genoa’s careers webpage: https://genoadesign.com/careers/

 

If you require assistance in completing your application or need any accommodation throughout the recruitment process, please email your request to jobs@genoadesign.com and we would be happy to assist! 

Other details

  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Min Hiring Rate $24.00
  • Max Hiring Rate $60.00
Location on Google Maps
  • Canada
  • Mount Pearl, NL, Canada
  • North Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • United States