AECOM High Voltage Electrical Specialist in McLean, Virginia

Business Line Government

Position Title High Voltage Electrical Specialist

United States of America - Virginia

McLean

Job Summary

Inspect, repair, replace, install, adjust, maintain, and make necessary tests on all high voltage 15KV and 480V utility systems, equipment, motors, MCC panels, generators, transformers, switchgears, substations, distribution systems.

KEY RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Work from prints, diagrams, specification, and instructions covering emergency and scheduled repairs; as well as installation, testing, and inspection of work to be done on electrical utility systems, both high and low voltages: including, but not limited to, distribution systems, 125VDC systems, and UPS systems, as assigned.

  • Analyze, troubleshoot, modify, install, and repair power delivery and distribution equipment and electrical circuits using prints, diagrams, and test instruments.

  • Test, inspect, clean, repair, dismantle, adjust, and replace all power equipment, transformers, switchgear, MCC, control panels, motors and various other electrical apparatus.

  • Assist and perform switching on electrical utility systems, placing blocking, grounds, locks, etc., on utility systems (15KV and 480V), as required by operational switching procedures.

  • Work on service lines for the isolation or grounding of circuits, maintenance, and troubleshooting demands to maintain operation.

  • Prepare and maintain records and reports on electrical utility equipment for maintenance programs based on all information obtained through tests and preventative maintenance procedures. Take corrective action, as necessary.

  • Perform safety inspections during facility additions or repairs to insure safe and continuous operation of electrical utilities systems and equipment, as required.

  • Test, calibrate, and maintain protective devices on electrical utility system and equipment and keep prints up to date on 15KV distribution feeders.

IND-ICS

Minimum Requirements

  • Journeyman Electrician license.

  • Possess a strong background in industrial and commercial electrical apparatus and control circuitry maintenance.

  • Possess a strong background in low voltage switchgear maintenance and repair.

  • Must be thoroughly familiar with electrical test equipment.

  • Ability to comprehend written and oral instructions.

  • A willingness to work rotational shifts if necessary, including days, evenings, and nights, as well as overtime, weekends, and holidays, as required.

  • Possess knowledge of current NEC regulations.

  • Eight years experience in the electrical trade in maintenance and/or construction required.

  • High school diploma or GED required.

  • Must be a U.S. Citizen, able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Security Clearance.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master electrician license.

  • Ability to write correspondence.

  • Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

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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.

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NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES:

Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Craft/Trade

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 154770BR