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Media Releases

Yukon Energy Begins the Switch to LED Streetlights Throughout its Service Area
January 4, 2016

Yukon Energy Begins Works With Yukoners to Plan Next 20 Years
October 6, 2015

Yukon Energy’s Natural Gas Facility Complete and In Service
July 8, 2015

Whitehorse General Hospital Re-joins Secondary Sales Program; Provides Win for Yukon as a Whole
March 11, 2015

Yukon Energy Moves Forward With Wind Work
December 5, 2014

inCharge: New Yukon-wide Electricity Conservation Program Launched
September 24, 2014

Yukon Energy Has New President and CEO
August 14, 2014

Northern Climate ExChange partners with Yukon Energy and federal government on hydrosecurity project
September 17, 2013

Capstone Mining Corp. and Yukon Energy Partner on Energy Audit
July 5, 2013

Yukon Energy Seeks Input on 20-Year Resource Plan
July 25, 2012

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Do you have a lot to offer? So do we…work on the banks of the Yukon River, in a respectful and positive environment, with challenging and fast-paced work, competitive salaries, excellent benefits and generous northern and travel allowances. Take the next step in your career path and join our team of skilled and dedicated employees.

Manager, Electrical Engineering
Whitehorse, Yukon
Permanent, Full Time
Salary: $101,984 - $149,826 (base salary & northern allowances)

This is an excellent opportunity for a skilled and experienced Electrical Engineer to join our Engineering Services team. The Manger, Electrical Engineer is responsible for leading a team of professionals in the planning and management of capital electrical projects in support of expansion, modification, operation and maintenance of generation, transmission and distribution assets.

Reporting to Director, Engineering Services and Capital Projects, , the position assists in planning and directing departmental goals, objectives and programs.

We are looking for someone with:

Registered Professional Electrical Engineering designation in Canada and eligible for registration in the Yukon, with several years’ utility experience in areas relating to power system engineering design and planning.. Excellent technical and project management experience involving generation, distribution, transmission, substation or protection and control is required as well as strong communication, leadership, supervisory, and team building skills.  

To apply, submit a covering letter and resume by 5:00 pm June 17, 2016 to Human Resources at hr@yec.yk.ca. 

We appreciate all responses; only short-listed candidates will be contacted.

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