Electrical Engineer, P.Eng. – Ancaster and Mississauga

Location: Ancaster and Mississauga
Position: Full-time – New position
Start Date: Immediately
Reporting to: Branch Manager

Why Work for Origin and Cause?
Because you’ll be working with the best of the best. Our company’s size and solid reputation attracts industry leaders, creating a charged atmosphere where no matter how much you already know, you’ll learn something new every day. Ours is a problem-solving culture that encourages innovation. We pride ourselves on our friendly, people-first atmosphere, and encourage our employees to think independently, be hands-on, and do their work with skill, compassion and complete integrity.

Key Responsibilities

  • Conduct on-site investigations of structure fires or electrical equipment failures.
  • Provide written reports with a professional opinion regarding the origin and cause of the fire or electrical failure
  • Perform laboratory examinations of electrical/electronic equipment to assess if equipment may have been a cause of a loss and determine the failure mechanism if applicable
  • Timely oral and written correspondence with clients in all phases of investigation, mediations or trials
  • Complete various design and reporting functions through Microsoft Office
  • Provide expert testimony in court when required
  • Travel throughout Ontario and possibly other locations on short notice
  • Manage multiple projects simultaneously and execute all phases according to internal and client standards
  • Stay on the leading edge of scientific knowledge in the industry by seeking out continuous training and education
  • Collaborate with experts in other disciplines as needed for complex investigations requiring different specialties
  • Coordinate/execute parallel investigations with other experts representing various parties
  • Perform additional duties as required
Experience and Required Qualifications
  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
  • Registered as a Professional Engineer (P.Eng)
  • Minimum of 5 years of Electrical Engineering experience in the forensic industry
  • Registered Ontario P.Eng license
  • Valid driver’s license and access to a vehicle

Does this describe you and your attributes? If so, we’d love to hear from you!

Email your Cover Letter and Resume to with the subject title “RE: Electrical Engineer Post”.

We appreciate your interest and efforts in submitting your application.

A Recruiting Consultant will be reviewing all submitted applications and contacting all qualified candidates to schedule an interview.

Thank you for your interest in joining the Origin and Cause team!