AECOM Electrical Engineering Discipline Lead in Houston, Texas
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AECOM is seeking motivated, technically-experienced team leader to serve as Electrical Discipline Lead based in Houston, TX.
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
Minimum Requirements :
Bachelor's degree in Electrical Engineering or related field +8 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
Preferred Qualifications :
Proficient in SKM and electrical analysis software
10+ years of electrical systems design experience
Proficiency using AutoCAD and Revit
Ability to interact with others on a multi-discipline team
Ability to work on multiple projects at once
Good time management skills, a strong work ethic and attention to detail
People management experience a plus
Excellent Communications Skills with the ability to present designs to clients
Additional Industry Certifications such as LEED AP or CEM
- Sponsorship is not available for this position
With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.
AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.
As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.
Join us and let’s get started.
Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places
Business Group: DCS
Strategic Business Unit: West
Career Area: Engineering