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Project Lead, Electricity
Business Line Energy, Resources and Industry
ID # 12479
Job Type Permanent - Full Time
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WSP is one of the world's leading professional services firms. Our purpose is to future proof our cities and environments.

We have over 48,000 team members across the globe.  In Canada, our 8,000+ people are involved in everything from environmental remediation to urban planning, from engineering iconic buildings to designing sustainable transportation networks, from finding new ways to extract essential resources to developing renewable power sources for the future.

The excellence we bring to our work and to our workplace has been recognized far and wide. We’re among the LinkedIn Top 25 Companies two years in a row, one of the Top 100 Sustainable Companies in the World (and among the Top 10 in Canada), and we earned Platinum Elite Recognition through our participation in more than half of Canada's Top 100 Infrastructure Projects.

At WSP :

  • We value our people and our reputation
  • We are locally dedicated with international scale
  • We are future focused and challenge the status quo
  • We foster collaboration in everything we do
  • We have an empowering culture and hold ourselves accountable




WSP is currently looking for an electrical project manager for the Baie-Comeau plant to join our industrial team, located at our Baie-Comeau office. 


  • Facilitate communication between the client, various contract stakeholders and functional units involved in the project. 
  • Perform tasks related to developing projects directly with the client.
  • Oversee the budget and implementation schedules, ensure deadlines are met according to the client’s objectives and requirements in the specifications.
  • Manage all phases of the technical implementation of the project: preliminary phase, planning phase and project execution phase.
  • Provide coordination of tenders, evaluation of submissions, project procurement, control and post-evaluation for the work done by the contractors.
  • Ensure the project’s compliance with health, safety and environmental standards.
  • Carry out all other related tasks to assist in the completion of the project.


  • College diploma or bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or other relevant education; 
  • Relevant experience as a project manager in industrial environments;
  • Excellent communications skills;
  • Experience in consulting engineering is considered a plus; 
  • Takes initiative, self-sufficient;
  • Able to work as part of a multidisciplinary team;
  • Effectively manages time and priorities.


Offers of employment for safety-sensitive positions involving fieldwork are contingent upon candidates being able to perform key physical tasks of the job as described in the job posting and interview. This may include the ability to work in a variety of environmental conditions, such as remote or isolated areas, working alone, and in inclement weather (within safe and reasonable limits).

WSP welcomes and encourages applications from people with disabilities. Accommodations are available on request for candidates taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

WSP is committed to the principles of employment equity. Only the candidates selected will be contacted.

WSP does not accept unsolicited resumes from agencies. For more information please READ THE FULL POLICY.

WSP Canada Inc.


Baie-Comeau, QC

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