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Enbridge Senior Design Engineer in Chatham, Ontario

Posting End Date:

February 08, 2023

Employee Type:

Regular-Full time


This is a non-union position

Are you someone who thrives in a fast-paced, innovative environment? If so, we are currently looking for a Senior Design Engineer to complete and/or coordinate the facilities design throughout the planning, design, procurement, construction and start-up stages of the project lifecycle. In this role you will use a broad understanding of the field of engineering to ensure designs are fit for purpose and follow the Company standards, specifications and industry standards that are appropriate for the circumstances of the request.

We are looking to add an individual to our diverse team who shares in our core values of safety, integrity, respect, and inclusion! In return, we offer opportunities to grow and increase your knowledge and skills, and an exciting career filled with a competitive benefits and pension package including generous time off.

What you will do:

  • Provide engineering support in developing project scope, high level facilities design, cost and schedules. This includes meeting facilitation with internal and external partners to identify and capture records for FEED (Front End Engineering Design) design consideration.

  • Provide oversight for Engineering Service Providers including all design work, design reviews, construction support, cost, schedule and scope management.

  • Efficiently lead design review meetings with Engineering Service Providers and Enbridge internal partners to ensure consistency in successful execution of all design results including but not limited to Scope of Work, Design Basis Memorandum, Process Hazard Analysis review, other pertinent studies, IFR/IFB/IFC issuance, constructability review, materials procurement etc.

  • Adhere to all standards, process, procedures and code compliances ensuring facilities designs are fit to business unit’s design practices.

  • Crafting RFPs for Engineering Service Providers and evaluate bidding process to select engineering service provider to develop designs for the project.

  • Provide Bill of Materials list to supply chain management to build on time material requisition, review quotations as per applicable codes and procure long lead materials for on time delivery.

  • Review, clarify and approve design deviations and change orders for contractors through RFI Process to support construction team.

  • Provide leadership, mentoring and training to other Enbridge business units and develop training documentation, tools and technical seminars for Enbridge staff.

Who you are:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering (preferably in Electrical Engineering) field with six or more years of progressively responsible experience in engineering design and project management directly related to pipeline and facility designs in the oil and gas industry.

  • Professional Engineering designation (P.Eng) is required.

  • ​Previous pipeline, stations or facilities design experience preferred.

  • Interpersonal, effective communication, organizational change and the ability to lead and act independently as a senior level engineer.

  • Demonstrate ability to be innovative, take initiative on process improvement through MOC (Management of Change).

  • Role requires a valid driver’s license, which will be verified with a driver’s abstract check prior to hire.

Working Conditions:

  • 80% off environment, 20% project sites.

  • Enbridge provides competitive workplace programs that differentiate us and offer flexibility to our team members. Enbridge’s FlexWork (Hybrid Work Model) offers eligible employees the opportunity to work variable daily schedules with a flexible start and end time, to opt for a compressed workweek schedule, and the option to work from home on Wednesdays and Fridays. Role requirements determine your eligibility for each option or combination of options.



Diversity and inclusion are important to us. Enbridge is anEqual Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We are committed to providing employment opportunities to all qualified individuals, without regard to age, race, color, national or ethnic origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, family status, veteran status, Indigenous/Native American status, or disability. Applicants with disabilities can request accessible formats, communication supports, or other accessibility assistance by contacting .

Information For Applicants:

  • Applications can be submitted via our online recruiting system only.

  • We appreciate your interest in working with us; however, only those applicants selected for interviews will be contacted.

  • Final candidates for this position may be required to undergo a security screening, including a criminal records check.

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