AECOM Electrical Designer IV in Houston, Texas

Requisition/Vacancy No. 152279BR

Position Title Electrical Designer IV

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Building Engineering

Country United States of America

State/Province/Region USA - Texas

City Houston

Why Choose AECOM? AECOM is a premier, fully integrated professional and technical services firm positioned to design, build, finance and operate infrastructure assets around the world for public- and private-sector clients. With nearly 100,000 employees — including architects, engineers, designers, planners, scientists and management and construction services professionals — serving clients in over 150 countries around the world, AECOM is ranked as the #1 engineering design firm by revenue in Engineering News-Record magazine’s annual industry rankings, and has been recognized by Fortune magazine as a World’s Most Admired Company. The firm is a leader in all of the key markets that it serves, including transportation, facilities, environmental, energy, oil and gas, water, high-rise buildings and government. AECOM provides a blend of global reach, local knowledge, innovation and technical excellence in delivering customized and creative solutions that meet the needs of clients’ projects. A Fortune 500 firm, AECOM companies, including URS Corporation and Hunt Construction Group, have annual revenue of approximately $19 billion. More information on AECOM and its services can be found at

About the Business Line

Building Engineering

We deliver creative solutions for building projects for industry, government, commercial and leisure sectors. Our building engineering specialists have expertise in structural and building services engineering, fire engineering, acoustics, facades and seismic design. We embed sustainability principles in every design.

Job Summary

The Buildings + Places division of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Electrical Designer for immediate employment in the Houston, TX office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established knowledge of HVAC, Electrical Power & Lighting, and Plumbing design.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Liaise with project engineers and architects to ensure scope and technical requirements are being met

  • Proficient in design of Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing systems in varying building types, including healthcare, sports and higher education; in-depth knowledge of building Electrical systems

  • Work with the design team to develop construction documents, including drawings and specifications

  • Work directly for Engineers and Engineering Managers

  • Conducts on-site visits to document existing project conditions

  • Receives general instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features, and possible solutions.

  • Project travel possible, maximum 25%

Minimum Requirements

  • 9+ years of experience

  • Technical or Associate’s Degree or equivalent

  • High proficiency in Revit and AutoCAD

  • Experience with Lighting, Power and Communication Design

Preferred Qualifications

  • Proficiency with NEC and NFPA

  • LEED Accredited

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here at to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


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