Electrical Project Engineer

Employer
AECOM
Location
Houston, Texas
Posted
Jun 21, 2024
Closes
Jun 22, 2024
Ref
2780128042
Discipline
Engineering, Electrical
Position Type
Engineer
Specialty
Electrification
Hours
Full Time
Organization Type
Corporate
Job Description

How will you make your mark?

Wastewater: We specialize in advanced wastewater treatment solutions, offering everything from primary treatments to complex, advanced systems, including enhanced nutrient removal and advanced biosolids processes. Our focus on energy efficiency not only lowers costs but also improves services for our clients. Join us in delivering sustainable wastewater management, integrating your innovative ideas into projects that make an impact.

Water Treatment: As the global community is faced with securing sustainable and safe drinking water, AECOM stands at the forefront of innovating water treatment solutions that are sustainable, environmentally friendly, and cost-effective. Our water team is equipped with the expertise to tackle these intricate challenges head-on. From planning and pilot testing to conceptual and final design, through to construction, start-up, and commissioning, we offer comprehensive source-to-tap solutions. Join us in addressing some of the most pressing water supply and treatment issues facing our communities today. Your contribution will help deliver essential water solutions that support both current and future generations.

AECOM Water is seeking an Electrical Project Engineer to join our Houston office. This role will lead and support design efforts for a variety of water infrastructure projects including treatment facilities, pump stations, and conveyance.

Job Description:

Presents complex technical solutions to clients.

Participates in development of technical proposals.

Design low voltage and medium voltage electrical distribution systems and building services.

Prepare and develop engineering studies, reports, calculations, designs, specifications, and construction cost estimates in compliance with applicable code and standard requirements.

Establish electrical equipment performance parameters based on project requirements and coordinate with equipment vendors to refine preliminary selections.

Use computer software as a tool to solve engineering problems.

Manage designs during construction including shop drawing review, information request response, and punch list generation.

Provide quality assurance oversight and independent quality control reviews to support deliverables developed by others including calculations, plans, specifications, and engineering reports.

Develop engineering fee estimates, assist with technical proposal preparation, and participate in client presentations.

Work within a project team environment, interfacing and coordinating with other disciplines and design team members.

Collaborate with design professionals and project managers in other US offices. Occasionally collaborate internationally.

Occasional light local and national travel to project sites.

Experienced with large, multidisciplinary projects in a lead engineering role.

Interested in and capable of managing, mentoring, and recruiting engineering and support staff.

Perform electrical system designs including:Switchgears,

Switchboards,

Motor control centers,

Variable frequency drives,

Generators, transformers,

Distribution panels, and

Other electrical distribution systems components.

Perform design for lighting, fire alarm, telephone, security and grounding systems.

Prepare design drawings including single line diagrams, electrical plans, wiring schematics, schedules, etc.