AECOM Electrical Specialist - Fire Alarm Tech in McLean, Virginia
United States of America - Virginia, McLean
AECOM is seeking an Electrical Specialist - Fire Alarm Tech to inspect, repair, replace, install, adjust, maintain, and make necessary tests on all fire alarm system equipment. Record readings and equipment, and perform minor maintenance on UPS systems. This position will work 4-10's Tues - Fri 1:30pm - 12:00am.
MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Work from prints, diagrams, specification, and instructions covering emergency and scheduled repairs; as well as installation, testing, and inspection of work to be done on electrical systems
Analyze, troubleshoot, modify, install, and repair electrical equipment and circuits using prints, diagrams, and test instruments
Test, inspect, clean, repair, dismantle, adjust, replace, assemble, maintain and lubricate all manual or automatic AC and DC systems, electrical equipment, transformers, switchgear, control panels, regulators, and various other electrical apparatus which include any and all fire alarm equipment
Prepare and maintain records and reports on electrical equipment, as required for maintenance programs on the basis of all information obtained through tests and preventive maintenance procedures and take corrective action, as required
Perform protective inspections during facility additions or repairs so as to insure safe and continuous operation of utilities equipment, as required
Test, calibrate, and maintain protective devices on systems
Operate machines and power tools, erect scaffolds, perform rigging, and operate motor vehicles, as required
Install conduit, piping, wiring, and apparatus for maintenance of equipment and/or substitution of existing equipment with new or old apparatus
Observe all safety rules and regulations
Responsible for submitting a material list to the Management/Lead for ordering
Notify main building control office when work being performed may impact building operations.
Perform other job related duties, as required
Supervise other repair personnel, as required
Be able to update drawings and prints
Be able to operate and test transfer switches and small generators
Be able to operate computers
Be able to install and test data and fiber optic lines
Test fire alarm systems
Troubleshoot electrical switch gear and electrical circuits
Journeyman electrician license.
Possess a strong background in industrial and commercial electrical apparatus and control circuitry maintenance
Possess a strong background in low voltage switchgear
Must be thoroughly familiar with electrical maintenance or equipment
Ability to comprehend written and oral instructions.
A willingness to work rotational shift if necessary, including days, evenings, and nights, as well as overtime, weekends, and holidays, as required
EXPERIENCE: Eight years experience in the electrical trade in maintenance and/or construction required.
EDUCATION: High school, technical school, apprenticeship, trade school graduate or equivalent required.
SECURITY: Must be a U.S. Citizen, able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret Security Clearance.
Master electrician license.
Ability to write correspondence.
Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.
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 Craft/Trade
Business Line Management Services
Business Group Management Services Group (MS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 201075BR
Clearance Required Yes
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.