AECOM Sr. Distribution Specialist, Power in Shimla, India

Requisition/Vacancy No. 147153BR

Position Title Sr. Distribution Specialist, Power

Job Category Engineering - Power

Business Line Infrastructure Services

Country India

State/Province/Region IN - Himachal Pradesh

City Shimla, Mandi, Dharmshala & Hamirpur (any one)

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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 Sr Distribution Specialist, for immediate employment. This position will be part of the Large-scale Power Distribution & Transmission.

The job responsibilities are as below:

  • Assist the team leader in the below activities.

  • Participate in Project Review / Progress Meeting.

  • Review of technical specifications and for tendering drawings for distribution systems including substations and distribution lines / feeders.

  • Review / Preparation of tender documents and contract management framework for EPC contractors.

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

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

  • Review and approval of contractors manpower, Project schedules, method statements.

  • Review of detailed design submitted by the contractors.

  • Oversee / onsite monitoring of critical works during construction phase.

  • Oversee / monitor the testing and commissioning of distribution packages.

  • Risk Analysis and suggest mitigation measures.

  • Manage variation orders / Advice on variation orders.

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

Location could be any of the following - Shimla, Hamirpur, Mandi & Dharamshala in Himachal Pradesh.​

Minimum Requirements

  • Qualification: ME/MTech - Electrical

  • Total 12+ Years Experience

  • Experience in Experience in Power Distribution Projects of 765 kv or higher voltage .

Preferred Qualifications

  • Degree in Master's of Business Administration is preferred..

  • Experience in Power Distribution Projects.

  • Preference will be given to persons with experience of working on projects supported by multi-lateral/bilateral funding agencies suchas the World Bank, ADB, KfW etc.

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.