AECOM Electrical Engineer in London, United Kingdom

Requisition/Vacancy No. 144467BR

Position Title Electrical Engineer

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Building Engineering

Country United Kingdom

State/Province/Region GBR - Greater London

City London

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

Our Building Services team are seeking an Electrical Engineer to join the Building Engineering team to support the design of a number of London commercial and residential projects, to be based in our London office.

We are seeking an enthusiastic self-motivated person who has excellent written and verbal communication skills and who wants to make a difference in the electrical field of building services. We are specifically looking to appoint an Electrical Engineer who has knowledge and experience in relevant areas, is familiar working closely with clients and bidding winning and delivering major London projects.

Our building services team consists of 400 people nationwide. The mechanical and electrical engineers we have in our team specialise in healthcare, education, sports, and leisure. We are market leaders on large international projects, as well as working closely with the local community.

Job Responsibilities;

  • Receive brief from Senior Management, be able to contribute to the project management and electrical design.

  • Help to assess staff requirements at each work stage, agreeing these with the Project Manager and be able to manage single disciplinary and multi-disciplinary projects.

  • Attend progress, design team and co-ordinate meetings.

  • Prepare outline scheme report / technical content of the design information.

  • Input to pre-qualification and selection of contractors, respond to tender queries, comment and review tender returns.

  • Attend tender / client interviews.

  • Attend site inspection meetings.

  • Ensure the project work complies with the Project Management Plan and Programme.

  • Prepare specifications, schedules, drawings and any other contract documents developed through the RIBA stages.

  • Be competent with electrical engineering calculations (Amtech, Dialux).

  • Understand and implement AECOM’s Safety Health and Environment Policy.

  • Obtain the necessary information both internally and externally from Architects, Quantity Surveyors and Design Consultants for the design to proceed. Liaise with clients, professional organizations, contractors, suppliers, sub-contractors and other design professionals.

  • Identify and meet effectively the requirements and expectations of clients.

Minimum Requirements

  • A good technical understanding of electrical building services for commercial and residential developments.

  • Experience of seeing conceptual designs through to completion and dealing directly with clients and design team members.

  • A highly motivated, outgoing individual with excellent communication skills who works well within a team environment.

  • Must have the ability to design straight to screen in AutoCAD and Revit.

  • Ability to speak fluently and communicate effectively in written reports and oral presentations.

  • Academically qualified to masters level (MEng/MSc) in electrically biased degree, satisfying the academic requirements for CEng.

  • Registered with IET/CIBSE and working towards CEng status.

  • Working knowledge of Electrical calculation tools including Amtech and Dialux.

  • Knowledge and application of regulations, legislation, codes of practice and current design standards applicable to Building Services installations.

Preferred Qualifications

Applications Start Date: 07 October 2016

Closing date for applications: 04 November 2016

Salary: Competitive

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.