Electrical Designer II - Military veterans preferred

2019-08-31
AECOM (www.aecom.com)
Other

/yr

  full-time   employee


Orange
California
United States

United States of America - California, Orange

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Electrical Engineer for immediate employment in the Los Angeles, CA office. You will have the opportunity to work on various designs of high performance buildings within multiple sectors including Federal Civilian and DoD, Sports Arenas, Themed Entertainment, Justice, Health Care, Higher Education, Corporate Workplace and commercial building projects. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects that offer professional growth opportunities. The selected AECOM office location is Orange, CA but other US AECOM office locations are an option.

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

  • Working with the Lead Electrical Engineer performing electrical engineering designs from conceptual through construction administration and post-occupancy

  • Coordinating with multiple disciplines and assisting Lead electrical engineer to ensure that projects are delivered within budget and on schedule

  • Assist Lead electrical engineer to review and approve shop drawings and attend client meetings during the construction administration phase

  • Assists with writing reports for internal and external purposes based on findings

  • Ensures discipline plans that are created meet overall project team requirements for project scope and schedule

  • Stays current on codes and technologies appropriate to the electrical discipline

  • Ensures conformance with standards, established design practices, applicable codes, and technical adequacy of design and construction

  • Assists with the research, development, designing, specification and witnesses testing of electrical systems, equipment, components and materials, applying principles and techniques of electrical engineering

  • Assists Lead Electrical Engineer with site visits for the purpose of data collection and evaluation of electrical systems, equipment, components and materials for projects with and without well-defined scopes

  • Develops designs within a BIM design environment

  • Develops, designs and specifies site electrical power, and equipment, components and materials

  • Develops, designs and specifies equipment, components and materials for all building electrical systems

  • Directs activities to verify installed electrical systems, equipment, components and materials conform to the requirements of project contract documents

  • Completes assigned engineering and design tasks in accordance with client specified criteria and applicable codes and standards

  • The responsibilities of this position include but are not limited to those listed above

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment of an experienced engineer.

  • Gathers and correlates basic engineering data using established and well-defined procedures.

  • Works on detailed or routine engineering assignments involving calculations and relatively simple tests.

  • Proposes approach to solve new problems encountered.

  • Provides guidance to entry level engineers.

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

  • Identifies discrepancies in results.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • 2+ years of electrical engineering experience with a consulting or design build firm

  • Experience with Revit and AutoCAD based design projects

  • Excellent communication skills: articulate, assertive and confident

  • Creative thinker with effective teamwork skills

  • Thrive in a collaborative, multi-disciplinary team

  • Enjoy developing innovative solutions to challenging opportunities

  • Have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect and responsibility

  • Bring energy and enthusiasm to the office

  • Ambitious and eager to grow

  • Eager to be part of an organization that is built to create a better world

  • Ability to analyze and provide solutions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineer-in-Training Certificate strongly preferred

  • Experience with sustainable design

  • Experience with Design Build and other Alternative delivery method

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is

pioneering the future . Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions

inclusion, diversity and overall

employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our

core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only

delivering a better world , but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Line Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 212465BR

Additional Locations US - Los Angeles, CA - 300 S Grand Ave

Clearance Required No

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.