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AECOM Electrical Engineer - Industrial Systems in Austin, Texas

Company Description

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities.

We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Description

At AECOM , we’re delivering a better world. The Process Technologies Office team with AECOM in Austin, Texas is seeking an Electrical Engineer - Industrial Systems 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 $100,000,000 and encompass all phases, including engineering, procurement and construction.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Under minimal direction, completes engineering assignments of moderate complexity.

  • Comprehensive understanding of Electrical discipline and basic understanding of other disciplines.

  • Designs, directs, approves and seals electrical drawings such as:

  • One-line diagrams,

  • Cable Tray Plans and details

  • Ductbank and underground conduit plans and details.

  • Above Ground conduit plans and details

  • Grounding and lighting plans

  • Grounding and lighting details

  • Electrical installation details

  • Motor elementaries or schematics

  • General 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.


Minimum Requirements:

  • BA/BS + 4 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

  • Driving is required for this position. Ability to pass pre-employment Motor Vehicle Registration Screening (MVR).

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering

  • P.E. License or EIT with ability to obtain a P.E. license within one (1) year of employment.

  • 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.

  • Knowledge of AutoCAD and AutoCAD Electrical software

  • Field experience providing construction administration services.

  • Engineering experience in Power Generation, Water/Wastewater, Food and Beverage and Oil and Gas Industries

Additional Information

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation assistance is not provided for this role.

  • The selected candidate will be subjected to a pre-employment Motor Vehicle Registration Screening (MVR).

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

This position is an exciting opportunity to join one of AECOM’s most cutting-edge engineering groups. AECOM Process Technologies provides specialized, engineered solutions that advance environmental sustainability and overcome the regulatory and operational challenges facing industry today. What sets us apart is our investment in research and development (R&D) and endless quest for meeting our clients’ current and pending needs while minimizing costs and associated risk. We strive to provide process-based solutions with an often innovative approach to traditional project delivery.

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10066164

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid