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AECOM Instrumentation & Controls Engineer - Wastewater in Akron, Ohio

United States of America - Ohio, Akron

Job Summary

AECOM is seeking an Instrumentation and Controls Engineer to be based in Akron, Ohio.

The responsibilities of this position include, but may not be limited to, the following:

  • Learn and advance personal knowledge and skill in the I&C field, control systems, Ethernet, fieldbus, video systems

  • Advise and train other team members in specialized skills

  • Thorough knowledge of the Control and Instrumentation field

  • Complete assigned work orders/project task.

  • Some data entry, record keeping, as-built drawings, utilizing computer software.

  • Perform project and business level functions

  • Perform complex technical work utilizing instructions, drawings, schematics, device documentation, computer software, electronic meters, network analyzers, and other tools.

Minimum Requirements

  • BS in Engineering, Instrumentation Controls or similar or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

  • 2+ years of relevant experience

  • Demonstrated electrical construction experience

  • Demonstrated experience with Windows, MS Office Excel and Word, cabling, installs, establishing USBs, Ethernet, and other types of data connections (i.e. tools, equipment, analyzers and computers)

  • Must be willing to and capable of working at a waste treatment plant, performing I&C and maintenance tasks, while outdoors, in all types of weather

  • Ability to remove 100-200lb manhole lid with hook tool, perform gas checks and enter manhole

  • Ability to wear and utilize safety equipment, including body harness, gloves, eye and hearing protection, respirator, biohazard suit, electrical arc flash suit, and to hear an audible confined space gas detector alarm sound.

  • Ability to climb down ladder through 30" manhole, and climb ladder to top of 100ft water tower in a reasonable time

  • Ability to pull upward with 50lbs force, for example to clean sensor wells, or pull tools upward

  • Ability to climb on ladders, scaffolding, piping and platforms using safety harness, to access work locations

  • Ability to duck/crawl under 3ft high horizontal obstacles

  • Ability to carry 40lb weight, 500ft, in a short amount of time

  • Ability to perform mechanical work tasks, handle and utilize a 2lb hammer, hammer drill, drill press, reciprocating saw, manual conduit bender, conduit threading tool, 2ft pipe wrench

  • Valid motor vehicle license

  • Sponsorship is not available for this position

Physical Requirements

  • Must have adequate corrected vision and hearing ability to maintain situational awareness and personal safety while working with and around machinery and tools

  • Must have manual hand dexterity to work with small wires, 1/10" terminals and components without damaging them

Preferred Qualifications

BS degree in Electrical Engineering or Instrumentation is preferred

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 Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 240066BR

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.