LEA Consulting Ltd.
February 13, 2018
Markham, Canada
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About LEA Consulting Ltd.

LEA Consulting Ltd. (LEA), celebrating 65 years, is a reputable, well established employee-owned professional services firm comprised of engineers and planners.  LEA provides consulting services for planning, design, and construction administration of Infrastructure, including Civil, Transportation, Transit, Structures and Infrastructure Systems projects.

Why join us?

  • We are a medium sized employee-owned company with a Strategic Plan for manageable growth and expansion;
  • Our mindset is on recruitment of like-minded high-performing individuals;
  • We are employee-owned: about one-third of our employees are shareholders;
  • We have an entrepreneurial spirit, engaging in stimulating projects with plenty of room for advancement and career growth;
  • We have a work environment with flexible hours;
  • Our Strategic Plan prioritizes employee mentorship and training opportunities to reach your fullest potential;
  • We balance work-life by unwinding with regular social events such as Golf Day, theatre, sporting events, canoeing and bowling to name a few;
  • We offer a competitive total compensation package

Role Summary

LEA is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer / Designer to join our dynamic Transportation and Infrastructure Systems Group, located at our Markham office. You will be responsible for various electrical designs, from conceptual design through to commissioning for transportation and infrastructure projects that involve traffic signals, roadway lighting, low voltage electrical power distribution, Intelligent Transportation Systems (ITS), and infrastructure security systems.

Duties and Responsibilities

  • Design of traffic signals
  • Design of lighting for roadways, parking lots, and pedestrian pathways
  • Design of low voltage power distribution systems for traffic signals and lighting
  • Design and develop specifications, including layout plans, wiring schematics, construction details for Contract Packages
  • Perform quantity calculations and cost estimates
  • Ensure quality control and quality assurance
  • Review of designs, drawings and calculations prepared by other designers and engineer
  • Manage the preparation of reports for various phases of design
  • Preparation of proposal
  • Field work and inspections may be required within Ontario
  • Other duties as assigned


  • Post-secondary education in electrical engineering from a PEO accredited university preferred
  • Licensed with PEO or equivalent provincial association within Canada preferred (CET will also be considered)
  • 4+ years’ of directly related experience
  • Knowledge of traffic signal design standards for the MTO and/or other Ontario municipalities
  • Knowledge and proficiency with lighting design software, preferably AGI32
  • Excellent technical, analytical writing, and presentation skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team with minimal supervision
  • Demonstrated willingness to learn
  • Ability to travel within Ontario when required
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