AECOM Entry Level Electrical Engineer I in Roanoke, Virginia

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Entry Level Electrical Engineer I

United States of America - Virginia

Roanoke

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Electrical Engineer for employment in the Roanoke, VA office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The Electrical Engineer will perform the following duties:

  • Prepare detailed calculations, drawings, technical specifications, procurement documents, design and installation packages, proposal evaluations, technical reports, cost estimates, detailed analyses and other materials suitable for procurement and building construction purposes

  • Development of electrical power and distribution design concepts with architects, engineers and owners; Design of lighting, fire alarm, communications systems, in building; Project Management on electrical projects

  • Prepare specifications, contract documents, and prepare engineering progress reports

  • Ensuring design conforms with all applicable codes and client standards

  • Travel to construction sites to conduct electrical inspections and prepare reports

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in electrical engineering or a related field

  • Computer Aided Drafting or Modeling experience

  • Displayed ability to execute complete, accurate and coordinated project design assignments on time and within budget

  • Understands overall project constraints including design budget limitations and schedule requirements

  • Ability to interact and communicate effectively with other team members and disciplines

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills a must

  • US Citizenship required

  • Ability to obtain a DoD Secret Clearance within 3 months of employment

Preferred Qualifications

  • Internship experience with the design of modifications to low voltage (480 V and below) electrical power systems for commercial, government and institutional facilities including office tenant space, utilities and support facilities

  • Internship experience with the design of lighting and lighting control systems for commercial, government and institutional facilities in accordance with energy code requirements (ASHRE 90.1)

  • Familiarity with the National Electric Code

  • Electrical design experience in buildings and facilities engineering

  • Experience with BIM (Revit or AECOsim) software

  • Secret or Top Secret DoD clearance

  • Working knowledge of Electrical system analysis tools (E-TAP or SKM)

  • Direct experience in Department of Defense, Health Care, and Government facilities

  • Experience working on projects that were executed using REVIT or a similar 3D BIM Product

  • EIT or Professional Engineer (PE) registration

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.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 188476BR

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.