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AECOM Electrical Technologist in Edmonton, Alberta

Company Description

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 – 50,000 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.

Job Description

AECOM is currently seeking an advanced Junior / IntermediateElectrical Technologistto be based out of Edmonton, Alberta office. This position is a part of our Buildings and Places Business unit. The Buildings and Places Team is a vibrant and growing business line which delivers Engineering services as well as planning and economic analysis for construction projects. Project assignments may include, although not limited to, federal, municipal, institutional, environmental, water/wastewater and transit facilities.

We are searching for someone who is resilient and enjoys working within a strong multi-disciplinary team. The ideal individual will have experience in light industrial, institutional, and municipal projects with broad skills in all phases of project delivery.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Assemble construction drawing sets from schematic design through to construction documents in REVIT, including site plans, floor plans, elevations, sections, details, and diagrams.

  • Understand P&ID drawings and have the knowledge to extract relevant information to produce corresponding instrumentation and control electrical drawings, electrical layouts and plans, instrumentation input/output drawings, loop drawings, single line diagram, and cable schedules.

  • Implement design concept through the preparation and production of drawings for detail lighting, power, telecommunications, fire alarm, intrusion security, CCTV, door access, instrumentation, and controls.

  • Assisting with, or carrying out, the preparation of deliverables and products such as load calculations, specifications, and cost estimates related to electrical systems design for commercial, institutional, and light industrial facilities.

  • Develop various types of reports including schematic design, design development, building assessment, and design build/assist scope of work documents.

  • Conduct research to gather industry, field, and project specific data

  • Participate in the Quality Review process with the responsible engineer and verification team.

  • Performing field investigation for incorporation of existing conditions into construction documents.


Minimum Requirements:

  • Electrical Engineering Technology diploma from a recognized post-secondary institution.

  • Registration with ASET.

  • Valid driver's license.

Preferred Qualifications:

  • 4+ years of experience in the engineering consulting in light industrial, water/wastewater, instrumentation and control environment, transportation, and municipal projects.

  • Strong Revit and AutoCAD skills are essential.

  • Familiarity with the Canadian Electrical Code, National Building Code of Canada, pertinent electrical, energy and fire codes.

  • Ability to read multi-disciplinary drawings.

  • Experience using Navisworks and BIM 360 for model and clash coordination.

  • Proficient with the following computer programs which include Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Outlook) and multiple client FTP and CA sites/programs.

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills and commitment to technical excellence, quality, and safety.

  • Excellent analytical, technical and problem-solving skills and abilities

  • Professional and timely communication to internal team members and external stakeholders.

  • Desire to work closely with multi-disciplinary teams

  • Self-motivated and proactive

Additional Information

  • Relocation is not available for this position.

  • 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.

ReqID: J10077346

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Engineering