AECOM Electrical Engineer - Water, Wastewater Facilities in Thornhill, Ontario
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AECOM Buildings and Places is currently seeking an Electrical Enginee r - Water and Wastewater Facilities to join our team. This position will be based out of Markham, ON.
The Buildings and Places Group is a vibrant and growing business line which delivers Engineering, architectural and project management services as well as planning and economic analysis for vertical construction projects. Project assignments may include, although not limited to, commercial, institutional, healthcare, pharmaceutical, water / waste water and transit facilities.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Developing various types of technical memos and reports including schematic/preliminary design, design development, building assessment, and design build/assist scope of work documents
Preparing electrical drawings and specification
Implement design tasks through the preparation and production of engineering drawings with the scope to cover LV (600V) and MV (up to 44kV) power distribution and system protection, 5kV and 600V MCC design including application of VFD, solid state and DOL starters, processing mechanical equipment control schematics including I/O signals to PLC/SCADA system, electrical services within classified hazardous areas, building electrical life safety services including emergency lighting and fire alarm, building electrical general services including general power, control of lighting and provisions of security access and CCTV surveillance systems.
Providing technical and administrative support through all phases of the projects
Conduct necessary research to gather industry, field, and project specific data
Ensuring design documents conform with all applicable codes and CSA/NFPA standards;
Working with prime consultants, engineering consultants, and contractors; responding to technical queries
Construction administration responsibilities:
Attending site meetings and site reviews complete with reports
Shop drawing reviews
RFI responses, SI and CCN preparations.
Contractor`s change quotation reviews
Progress billing reviews
Fire alarm verification report reviews
Witness FAT and SAT
Able to work to tight schedules, control project budgets and motivate staff to do the same
Sound judgment supported by excellent technical, analytical and problem-solving skills
To be considered for this position, candidates must possess no less than:
Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering + a minimum of four (4) years of relevant experience in the engineering consulting industry, preferably in an industrial engineering group. Demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education may be considered.
Registration as a Professional Engineer in Ontario
Familiarity with OESC,OBC, CSA, IEEE, NFPA, and other industry codes and standards
Experience in leading electrical designers and drafters
Experience in leading electrical project team designing electrical LV and MV power distribution systems including MCCs and motor control schematics
Knowledge and experience with Electrical load calculations and system studies with power analysis tools such as SKM and/or ETAP
Proficient in the use of computers for making engineering calculations, spreadsheets, and report writing
Familiarity with providing guidance and support for others within a department
Analytical, technical and problem-solving skills and abilities
Ability to communicate, coordinate, and work well with others both internally and externally
Strong verbal and written communication skills and commitment to technical excellence and quality
Self-motivated and proactive
Analytical, resourceful and detailed oriented
A good team player and decision maker.
Valid driver's license
Engineering knowledges and experiences with specialty low voltage systems rough-ins (i.e. tele-communication distribution, etc.) are desirable
Additional certifications such as PMP, LEED, LC, CEM, RCDD etc. are a bonus
Experience with addressing of value engineering approaches
Experience with IES energy modeling tool is desirable
Some Project Management experience and training desired.
Relocation is not available for this position.
Sponsorship for Canadian employment authorization is not available for this position.
Offered rate of compensation in will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $77,000 - $120,000.00
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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.
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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. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
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Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: Canada
Career Area: Engineering
Work Location Model: Hybrid