AECOM Electrical Planner / Field Engineer (SONGS) in San Clemente, California

Business Line Construction Services

Position Title Electrical Planner / Field Engineer (SONGS)

United States of America - California

San Clemente

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking a Electrical Planner / Field Engineer to work in San Clemente, CA on the SONGS project.

Typical Responsibilities:

Under minimal supervision, performs complex duties utilizing advanced techniques and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and methods. Assumes lead responsibilities for a team of engineers and professional support staff.

  • Supports Engineering and Work Control with procurement of engineered equipment and components for Emergency Preparedness, plant computer system, and Security related maintenance and corrective maintenance activities.

  • Supports Engineering in the installation of temporary electrical equipment to support maintenance and decommissioning activities including HVAC, crane repower and testing, radiation monitoring, and water filtration, and processing system set up.

  • Supports to determine field routing of temporary power runs.

  • Develops Maintenance work packages for EP, plant computer system, radiation monitoring, and Security related maintenance and corrective maintenance activities.

  • Develop decommissioning work packages for design implementation, temporary services, and demolition activities.

  • Monitors field installation activities, performs necessary sign off / verifications in work packages.

  • Performs field checks that all entries in work packages are current and up to date.

  • Performs or supports pre-job briefings in accordance with applicable procedures, with all required personnel prior to start of work activities.

  • Assists implementation personnel with the interpretation of design requirements during installation.

  • Prepares Engineering Change Notices (ECNs) when conflicts in design or field installation needs dictate.

  • Prepares Request for Information documents (RFIs), and field sketches (FSKs), as well as Field Material Requisitions (FMRs) for purchase of permanent and temporary / consumable plant material.

  • Performs surveillance of subcontractor activities.

  • Dispositions nonconformance reports (NCRs) associated with assigned tasks.

  • Coordinates with Operations for Work Authorization and lock out / tag out configurations; coordinates work package closure.

  • Coordinates turnover of assigned packages to document control.

  • Prepares turnover packages for completed work.

  • Prepares rigging plans as applicable to the discipline

Minimum Requirements


Bachelor’s degree in engineering or demonstrated combination of education/training and experience.


6 years of experience in nuclear power plant control, planning, maintenance, or reactor operations.

Due to the nature of the work, candidate must be a US Citizen.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Bachelors degree in Electrical Engineering is preferred

  • Site knowledge of the San Onofre Nuclear Generating Station (SONGS) electrical systems and components with emphasis on Security and Plant Computer Systems is highly preferable as is knowledge of the SONGS SAP historical record system.

  • San Onofre site SAP experience for document retrieval and general software navigation.

  • San Onofre site experience with general electrical system arrangements

Additonal Information:

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • This position does not include sponsorship for Untied States work authorization

  • Relocation is not available for this position

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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 Construction Management

Business Group Construction Services Group (CS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 187160BR

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.