AECOM Electrical Engineer III in Austin, Texas
United States of America - Texas, Austin
The Process Technologies office within the Water business unit of AECOM in Austin, Texas, is seeking an intermediate level Electrical Engineer to function as part of a multi-discipline project team to deliver design packages and technical work on assigned projects. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in electrical engineering. Accountable for the completion of assignments to the high standards of AECOM and the Client, within budget and schedule. Typical projects can range in value from $100,000 to $50,000,000 and encompass all phases, including engineering, procurement and construction.
- Designs, develops, and tests electrical equipment, components, or systems. Applies mathematical and engineering principles and methods to electrical system designs. Contributes to research efforts to develop a solution or a new product. Requires a bachelor's degree of Electrical Engineering. Reports directly to a supervisor and executes deliverables according to the project schedule under a project engineering manager. Collaborates with project teams to lead discipline specific aspects of a project.
Under minimal direction, completes engineering assignments of moderate complexity.
Comprehensive understanding of Electrical discipline and basic understanding of other disciplines.
Prepares electrical drawings such as one-line diagrams, grounding and lighting plans, grounding and lighting details, electrical installation details, schematics, and wiring diagrams as well as electrical lists such as equipment lists, load lists and cable schedules.
Prepares specifications, data sheets, quotation requests, and technical bid summaries for electrical equipment.
Performs electrical equipment and cable sizing calculations.
Performs power system studies and analysis such as load flow, short circuit, breaker and relay coordination and arc flash and produces associated written reports utilizing the ETAP software.
Designs and specifies components for electrical distribution and utilization systems.
Reviews vendor drawings and provides comments as necessary.
Responsible for engineering and design activities including working directly with other engineers and design drafters to produce engineering documents and designs for various industry related facilities.
Assists in the coordination between engineering disciplines, participating in project planning activities, and supports cost and schedule updates.
Ensures quality, quantity and completeness of the assigned engineering tasks.
Keeps proper engineering files and records.
Continually upgrades technical knowledge and capabilities and pursues additional coursework and training.
Complies with company’s safety awareness program, office and/or field safety policies.
Develops an understanding of the role of each functional area within the company.
Conforms to company core values.
Acts with integrity in all elements of responsibility.
Expresses ideas clearly and listens effectively to the ideas of others.
Supports alignment of customer and company objectives.
Performs other related engineering work as required.
- BA/BS + 4 YORE or AA/AS (US) + 6 YORE or Diploma/Certificate (Canada) + 6 YORE or HS/GED + 8 YORE
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering
Minimum 5 years of electrical engineering experience of industrial systems
Knowledge of ETAP modeling software
Knowledge of NFPA, IEEE, PIP, and other applicable industry standards
What We Offer
When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is
pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions
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core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only
delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic
Business Line Water
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 229893BR
Clearance Required No
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.