AECOM Electrical Engineering Manager in Whitby, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Whitby

Job Summary

AECOM’s Building & Places business line is currently seeking an Electrical Engineering Manager for immediate employment in the Whitby, ON office. The appropriately qualified candidate will be responsible for managing the electrical team including all electrical business aspects. We require someone with strong business acumen and experience managing people and multiple projects. This individual must be a licensed Engineer with the PEO and will be responsible for overseeing our active projects and for sourcing new work to keep the electrical group strong and growing. Candidates must also have proven experience leading a team through all phases of a project. Responsibilities include client communication, consultant coordination, design development, drawing review and contract administration. We are looking for an individual with experience in municipal, commercial and transit projects and broad skills in all phases of project delivery. They must have a strong, hands-on technical knowledge, document review, consultant coordination and experience in field review and contract administration.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Perform as Senior Engineer

  • Maintain, develop and coordinate all aspects of the Electrical Engineering practice

  • Prepare creative, functional and innovative designs for clients

  • Develop, manage and grow the electrical department

  • Supervise and mentor within a team environment

  • Provide guidance and mentoring to less experienced engineers and technical staff; provide direction to help others meet objectives

  • Write and coordinate winning proposals, attract new clients and retain current clients as required

  • Manage financial and cost control aspects of electrical engineering led projects

  • Meet with clients to discuss potential new work and/or review project requirements

  • Collaborate with management on preparation of project proposals; oversee engineering development proposals and feasibility studies

  • Communicate both verbally and in writing with all levels of the organization

  • Preparation of design and contract documents, document checking, conduct construction review and contract administration throughout the duration of a project

  • Communicate with construction team to provide information and solve problems

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field

  • 10+ years of facilities-related electrical project experience

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer (PE) in Ontario

  • Knowledge of NEC interpretation pertaining to 480V and lower voltage design

  • Knowledge of industry standard computer software: CADD (AutoCad, or Revit or Microstation), Lighting design simulation (Visual), Load flow simulation, Power pole simulation or Grounding simulation, ETAP, SKM

  • Team player with excellent listening skills and diplomacy; willingness to work with multiple different colleagues on a variety of initiatives

  • Ability to work in a high-paced environment with a sense of urgency

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be detail oriented, thorough, well organized and effectively manage time

Preferred Qualifications

  • 15+ years of experience managing projects and people

  • Experience with electrical design for commercial, industrial, government, health care and hospitality facilities a plus

  • Experience with LEED sustainable designs

  • Experience in P3 projects.

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 Line Building Engineering

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 192598BR

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.