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AECOM Electrical Engineer/EIT in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world’s most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM is seeking an Electrical Engineer/EIT to be based in our Winnipeg, MB office.

The position responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

  • Builds analytic and design skills.

  • Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Design and develop contract specifications, studies and reports for electrical power and distribution systems, grounding, lighting, cable tray system, cable feeder sizing, soft-start and variable speed drives, standby power, and low tension systems (fire alarm, telecommunications and security systems) focused on low voltage applications

  • Design and specify process instrumentation and control devices for various processes including water/wastewater treatment and industrial applications

  • Take direction from Projects’ Managers, Leads and Engineers, and work closely with other discipline Drafters, Designers and Engineers as a key team player for coordination and liaison of project deliverables under minimal supervision

  • Strictly adhere to AECOM's project design and specification standards, including capability of learning and adopting clients' standard and requirements as required.

  • Creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Collects and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Attend site visits and perform work inspection in accordance with electrical design drawings and documents.

  • Uses computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.

  • Performs work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.


Minimum Requirements :

  • Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Electrical Engineering degree with a specialization in either power or instrumentation, control systems, and system automation

  • 2+ years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of relevant work experience and/or education

  • Registered as EIT or eligible for registration within 6-12 months

  • Valid drivers license.

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Registered with as EIT (or P.Eng)

  • Experience with Water/wastewater treatment plant or industrial infrastructure

  • Experience with electrical power distribution systems and motor control

  • Experience with AutoCAD and/or Revit design application software

  • Knowledge of power distribution basics, base training in low voltage systems and motor controls

  • Knowledge of Communications Standards (Ethernet, Modbus, Fieldbus, Profibus, etc.)

  • Familiarity with programmable logic controllers and distributed control systems (basic knowledge, programming will be consider as bonus)

  • Familiarity with the Canadian Electrical Code

  • Basic knowledge of medium and low voltage electrical distribution technology

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship for Canadian employment authorization is not available for this position.

  • Offered rate of compensation in Winnipeg, MB will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $61,000 - $109,000.


AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

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.

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.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10103234

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid