AECOM Entry Level Electrical Engineer-Water/Wastewater in Albuquerque, New Mexico

United States of America - New Mexico, Albuquerque

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry Level Water/Wastewater Electrical Engineer for employment in the Albuquerque, NM office with an interest/emphasis on power systems engineering. AECOM is searching for candidates that have the ability to be a role model, be client-focused, be impactful and be decisive.

AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

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

  • Perform assignments requiring application of standard techniques, procedures and criteria to carry out engineering tasks. Assignments are designed to further develop judgment and understanding of professional and ethical responsibilities.

  • Exercise judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives

  • Prepare engineering related calculations and develop drawings and visual aids such as load calculations, short circuit, lighting levels, voltage drop and similar calculations related to power system engineering and design development

  • Work under supervision of a project manager or senior-level team member

  • Design low voltage and medium voltage electrical distribution systems and building services for commercial, institutional, water/wastewater, industrial and military facilities. The design includes preparing design drawings (single line diagrams, plans, wiring schematics, schedules, etc.)

  • Perform electrical system studies and calculations (load, harmonics, voltage drop, lighting, short circuit, coordination and arc flash)

  • Perform electrical system calculations using power analytical software packages (Ex. SKM, EDSA, and Easy Power)

  • Perform electrical systems design including switchgear, switchboards, motor control centers, variable frequency drives, generators, CHP units, transformers, distribution panels, and other electrical distribution systems

  • Provide design for lighting, fire alarm, telephone, security and grounding systems

  • Review and coordinate instrumentations, control system process P&IDs, mechanical and HVAC systems and design its related electrical systems

  • Develop electrical equipment specifications

  • Review equipment shop drawings

  • Perform field inspections of electrical systems and attend system startup field activities

  • Ability to handle design and support of multiple projects at the same time

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Basic understanding with AutoCAD and willingness to learn

  • Candidates MUST be authorized to work in the U.S. now and in the future without sponsorship

Preferred Qualifications

  • Master's degree

  • EIT certificate or progressing toward

  • Design experience with industrial instrumentation and controls (I&C) systems

  • Experience with Revit and AutoCAD

  • Experience with power analytical software packages

  • Ability to work with a diverse team

  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work

  • Ability to work independently with oversight as necessary

  • Ability to meet quality, schedule and budget expectations

  • Ability to multi-task and be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines

  • Ability to apply passion and enthusiasm for design in a collaborative and progressive team-oriented work environment

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Civil

Business Line Water

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196953BR

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.