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Senior Traction Power Engineer Rail M/F

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General information


Egis is an international player active in the consulting, construction engineering and mobility service sectors.
We design and operate intelligent infrastructure and buildings capable of responding to the climate emergency and helping to achieve more balanced, sustainable and resilient territorial development.
With operations in 120 countries, Egis places the expertise of its 18,000 employees at the disposal of its clients and develops cutting-edge innovation accessible to all projects.
Improving people's quality of life and supporting communities in their social and economic development, whilst drastically reducing carbon emissions and achieving vital 2050 net zero targets, that's our purpose.



Position description

Job title

Senior Traction Power Engineer Rail M/F

Contract type

Permanent contract

Business Line specific context

An international player in construction engineering and mobility services, Egis offers a unique global offer combining consulting, engineering and infrastructure operation. Our capacity for innovation allows us to respond to the challenges of the climate and digital world, offering solutions and recognized expertise in the transport and mobility, sustainable city, building, water, environment and energy sectors. The Egis Group has more than 50 years of experience, presence in 120 countries, and over 18,000 employees around the world.

Job description

We are looking for Senior Traction Power Engineer for the OnCorr project.

Under the responsibility of Egis project director, you will join the Technical Management Office (TMO) of Metrolinx. You will be based in Metrolinx office, interacting with the rest of the team.

 You role is to :

· Attend design meetings with the contractor (OnXpress), identify issues for the development of the project and propose strategies / measures to address them.

· Distribute the review work to your team and follow up the progress of the work

·  Identify the needs (human resources) to meet the quality and timeline

·  Identify additional analysis needed to solve technical issues. Specify the scope of such additional work and lead the local or back-office team in charge of this work.

·  Be proactive to contribute to solve any issues related to the electrification project


To be considered for this position we have the following requirements:

  • An appropriate university engineering degree, or equivalent qualification such as a degree in mechanical engineering
  • At least 10 years of railway experience.
  • Experience in 25kv electrification for main line commuter rail. 
  • Able to produce written technical reports at a high standard. 
  • Fluency in English both oral written along with excellent communication skills

Position location

Job location

America/Carribean, Canada



Candidate criteria

Minimum level of education required

6-Engineer’s degree

Minimum level of experience required

Over 10 years