AECOM Electrical CAD drafter/designer in Burnaby, British Columbia
Canada - British Columbia, Burnaby
As a part of our continued growth, our Burnaby office has an opportunity for an Electrical CAD drafter/designer. You will work in a team environment with intermediate and senior engineers to deliver advanced water & wastewater treatment and large pumping station projects to our client base in Western Canada.
At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.
We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.
Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.
Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.
We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.
You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.
We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.
We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.
When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future. Join us and let’s get started.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Provide design, production and documentation developments for electrical power and distribution systems, lighting and low voltage systems.
Design and produce drawings and specifications for instrumentation and control devices for various processes including water/wastewater treatment and industrial applications.
Develop electrical and instrumentation documentation using Revit and AutoCAD.
Strictly adhere to AECOM's project CADD standards, including capability of learning and adopting clients' standard and requirements upon request.
Ensure accuracy, completeness and quality of technical aspect on project documentation produced in accordance with AECOM QA/QC procedures and the clients' standards.
Take direction from Engineers and Project Leads.
Ensure that project deliverables are produced in a timely manner to expected quality and allocated budget.
Efficiently and effectively handle multiple tasks independently.
4+ years of CAD design experience in a multi-disciplinary electrical, instrumentation & control environment for commercial and /or industrial designusing AUTODESK packages (AutoCAD, REVIT, Electrical CADD).
Experience in the preliminary and detailed design phases of light industrial and /or municipal infrastructure (pump stations, water / wastewater treatment plants).
Proven track record in design and production of tender documents such as P&IDs, single line diagrams, control and communication system diagrams, electrical and instrument location drawings, loop & schematic wiring diagrams; developing equipment load schedules, cable & tray calculations, and instrumentation lists.
Proficiency in developing construction documents using Revit and AutoCAD.
Advanced AutoCAD or AutoCAD 3D skills required.
Must be able to interpret engineers' notes & specifications, and convert into detailed design drawings accurately in timely manner with minimum amount of supervision.
Must have a valid BC Class 5 Driver’s License.
Certificate or Diploma in Engineering Technology with specialization in electrical systems.
A.Sc.T. or C.Tech designation or eligibility for registration is preferred.
5+ years of related experience.
Experience designing low and medium voltage distribution, standby generation, transformers, MCC and starters.
Proficiency with Revit preferred.
Experience in design of Instrumentation and Controls (PLC or DCS) will be considered.
Familiarity with Microsoft Office tools including Excel, Word, Project and PowerPoint.
Familiarity with the Canadian Electrical Code, NFPA (National Fire Protection Association), and experience in 120/208VAC, 600VAC, low voltage and communication systems.
Strong verbal and written communication skills.
Ability to work independently and in a multi-disciplinary team environment.
Critical thinking to identify issues, present solutions and follow through to ensure completion.
Capable of collaborating and communicating effectively with internal and external stakeholders.
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)
Position Status Full Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 256695BR
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.