Electrical Engineering Discipline Lead

Houston, Texas
Nov 02, 2023
Nov 28, 2023
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Engineer, Manager / Leader
Full Time
Organization Type
Job Description

AECOM is seeking motivated, technically-experienced team leader to serve as Electrical Discipline Lead based in Houston, TX.

Job Description

• Provides technical leadership for a specialty and is considered to be a fully capable professional in their field.

• Applies intensive and diversified knowledge of engineering principles and practices in broad areas of assignments and related fields. Makes decisions independently on technical problems and methods, and represents the organization in conferences.

• Resolves important questions and plans and coordinates work.

• Requires the use of advanced techniques and the modifications and extension of theories, precepts and practices of the field and related sciences and disciplines.

• The knowledge and expertise required for this level of work usually result from progressive experience.

• Supervision and guidance relate largely to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts, and policy matters.

• Receives direction on unusual conditions and developments.

• This position will involve working with a multidisciplinary team who work together to conceive, permit, design and

provide construction administration support for small and large projects.

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

• Designs power distribution systems, microgrids, lighting systems, etc.

• Performs Construction Administration services, including review of shop drawings, RFI's and review of contractor proposed change orders

• Evaluates feasibility of alternative design approaches in conjunction with senior team members

• Performs site/ field visits to ascertain existing conditions including equipment condition evaluations

• Organizes/plans projects to ensure quality controls and project criteria are met and within budget

• Assists in preparing proposals and presenting to Clients

• Acts as a Deputy Project Manager assisting with workload planning

• Assists with mentoring of junior staff within the Electrical Department