AECOM Senior Power Electrical Engineer - Medium & Low Voltage Distribution in Orange, California
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AECOM is seeking a Senior Power Electrical Engineer - Medium & Low Voltage Distribution to be based in Orange, CA.
The responsibilities of this role also include, but may not be limited to, the following:
Responsible for electrical engineering design work
Working with Project Engineers and Project Managers on developing workload forecasts, design schedules and budgets for electrical engineering work activities
Functioning as the “Engineer of Record” on projects
Performing Power system studies (load flow, short circuit, protective coordination, arc flash analysis)
Providing technical support for business development activities such as developing proposals
One line and three-line diagrams
Conducting arc-flash hazard calculations to determine arc-flash boundaries and required PPE
Protective relay and metering one line / three-line diagrams
Equipment layouts and sectional views
Bill of Materials
Determine ampacity and develop Feeder and Cable Schedules
Developing construction and equipment specifications
Supporting projects during construction, start-up, and commissioning
Reviewing engineering work performed by peers
Attending client meetings
Client and site field visits
- Bachelor's degree plus 6 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering
A minimum of 7 years of Electrical Distribution and Facility Electrical System engineering experience.
Willingness to travel occasionally
Professional Engineer (P.E.) license
Able to participate in field walks and create field sketches, take dimensions, climb ladders, etc. as necessary
Experience working and collaborating with a team of electrical engineers
Very familiar with industry and federal codes and standards (NEC, NFPA, NESC, IEEE, UFC, etc).
Experienced preparing drawings, specifications, and calculations involving medium voltage site distribution and facility designs
Performed detailed QA/QC engineering deliverable reviews
High preference for candidates with extensive design experience on medium voltage and low voltage distribution systems (for outdoor and indoor installations)
High preference for candidates with experience in conducting power system analysis using software such as SKM Power Tools for Window and ETAP
High preference for candidates with experience in underground electrical distribution
High preference for candidates with experience with outdoor and indoor lighting design and photometric calculations using software such as Visual and AGI
High preference for candidates with experience and ability in interfacing with clients and code enforcing agencies
High preference for candidates that have excellent writing and oral communication skills including report writing and presentations
High preference for candidates with writing and editing technical specifications for power and lighting design
High preference for candidates with leading electrical design and supervising design teams including other electrical engineers, designers and drafting personnel
Offered rate of compensation (CA locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $107,000- $197,000.
AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absences, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.
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Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity
You will have 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.
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.
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Business Line: Transportation
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid