AECOM Protection Specialist, Power in Shimla, India

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147178BR

Position Title Protection Specialist, Power

Job Category Engineering - Power

Business Line Infrastructure Services

Country India

State/Province/Region IN - Himachal Pradesh

City Shimla

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About the Business Line

Infrastructure Services

We are planners, materials scientists, engineers, engagement consultants, asset managers and geotechnical specialists. Our team works to shape and influence some of our world’s most complex and challenging infrastructure. We also provide complementary services to other AECOM teams working in the sectors of Mining, Transportation, Manufacturing, Industrial and Water.

Job Summary

AECOM has been awareded project for supervision of implementation for the green energy corridor projects, INTRA STATE TRANSMISSION SYSTEMS - KFW , Himachal Pradesh.

This is a Large-scale Power Distribution & Transmission project and We are seeking potential candidate for the position of Procurement & Contracts.

The job responsibilities are as below:

  • Participate in Project Review / Progress Meeting

  • Participate in the Bid Process for the selection of EPC contractors.

  • Participate in pre-bid meetings

  • Assistance to the utility in contract negotiations with potential EPCs.

  • Review of design submitted by the contractors

  • Monitoring of critical works during erection or protection panels.

  • Monitoring or the testing and commissioning or protection panels

  • Risk Analysis and suggest mitigation measures WRT to cost and time overrun.

  • Review and approval of As-built drawings

  • Draft the project monitoring reports – monthly and quarterly and final completion reports.

Minimum Requirements

  • BE / B Tech Bachelor of Engineering - Electrical

  • Total 10+ Years Experience

  • Experience in field of Substation Automation up to 765 kV level substation

Preferred Qualifications

  • M Tech

  • Experience in Power Distribution Projects.

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.