AECOM Senior Electrical Instrumentation Technologist / Designer in Burnaby, British Columbia

Canada - British Columbia, Burnaby

Job Summary

As part of our continued growth, our Burnaby office has an outstanding opportunity for a Senior Electrical Technologist /Designer. You will have a successful track record in the conceptual, preliminary and detailed design phases,and construction services of municipal wastewater treatment facilities. You will work in a team environment with intermediate and senior engineers to deliver advanced wastewater treatment and large pumping station projects to our client based in British Columbia.

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 tension systems (i.e. fire alarm, security, CCTV, etc.)

  • 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 drawings for water/wastewater infrastructure projects

  • 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

  • Work with Construction Contract Administrator to review, prepare and issue the EIC aspect of Shop Drawings

  • Reviews, Site Instructions and Field Changes, and to perform field inspections.

  • Work with engineering consultants, and contractors; responding to technical queries

  • Provide technical support through all phases of the project

  • Ensure that project deliverables are produced in a timely manner to expected quality and allocated budget

  • Efficiently and effectively handles multiple tasks independently

Minimum Requirements

  • Certificate or Diploma in Electrical I&C Engineering and CAD Drafting, or equivalent, from a recognized/accredited institution

  • 8+ years engineering CAD design and field experience in a multi-disciplinary electrical, instrumentation & control environment for production, including field services during construction phase of projects

  • Proficient in use of AutoCAD, and other design tools (AutoCAD P&IDs/Electrical, REVIT MEP, Intergraph SmartPlant products) will be an asset

  • Proven track record in design and production of tender documents such as P&IDs, single line diagrams, control and communication system diagrams, electrical hazardous area & grounding drawings, electrical and instrument location drawings, loop & schematic wiring diagrams; developing equipment load schedules, cable & tray calculations, instrumentation indices & standard details

  • Familiar with the Canadian Electrical Code, NFPA (National Fire Protection Association), BCBC (British Columbia Building Code) and experience in BC Hydro utility, medium voltage (4160V), low voltage (600V) and communication systems will be an asset

  • Must be able to interpret engineers' notes & specifications, and convert into detailed design drawings accurately in timely manner with minimum amount of supervision

  • 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

  • Valid BC Class 5 Driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • AScT designation preferred

  • Advanced AutoCAD skills. Skills in MicroStation, or AutoCAD 3D will be an asset

  • Experience on designs of substation, low and medium voltages distribution, standby generation, transformers, and UPS will be an asset

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 Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 199749BR

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.