AECOM Electrical Specialist EESS/EF in McLean, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, McLean

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Electrical Electronic System Specialist (EESS) to inspect, repair, replace, install, adjust, maintain, and make necessary tests on all fire alarm system equipment; also responsible to record readings and equipment, and perform minor maintenance on UPS systems. Other skills/responsibilities include:

  • 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 systems

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

  • Test, inspect, clean, repair, dismantle, adjust, replace, assemble, maintain and lubricate all manual or automatic AC and DC systems, electrical equipment, transformers, switchgear, control panels, regulators, and various other electrical apparatus which include any and all fire alarm equipment

  • Prepare and maintain records and reports on electrical equipment, as required for maintenance programs on the basis of all information obtained through tests and preventive maintenance procedures and take corrective action, as required

  • Perform protective inspections during facility additions or repairs so as to insure safe and continuous operation of utilities equipment, as required

  • Test, calibrate, and maintain protective devices on systems

  • Operate machines and power tools, erect scaffolds, perform rigging, and operate motor vehicles, as required

  • Install conduit, piping, wiring, and apparatus for maintenance of equipment and/or substitution of existing equipment with new or old apparatus

  • Observe all safety rules and regulations

  • Responsible for submitting a material list to the Management/Lead for ordering

  • Notify main building control office when work being performed may impact building operations.

  • Perform other job related duties, as required

  • Supervise other repair personnel, as required

  • Be able to update drawings and prints

  • Be able to operate and test transfer switches and small generators

  • Be able to operate computers

  • Be able to install and test data and fiber optic lines

  • Test fire alarm systems

  • Troubleshoot electrical switch gear and electrical circuits

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

  • Must be thoroughly familiar with electrical maintenance or equipment

  • Ability to comprehend written and oral instructions.

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

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

  • High school, technical school, apprenticeship, trade school graduate or equivalent 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.


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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Maintenance

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 188378BR

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.