AECOM Electrical Instrumentation & Control Technologist in Kelowna, British Columbia
Canada - British Columbia, Kelowna
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Electrical Instrumentation & Control Technologist for immediate employment in the Kelowna, BC office.
The successful candidate will have a strong understanding of electrical, instrumentation, and control technology related to municipal infrastructure covering power supply, controls, instrumentation, and communication technologies including radio communication.
She/he will be expected to work within a team environment and be able to communicate effectively with other project team members and customers. He/she will have a high level of initiative, motivation, and displays drive, energy and enthusiasm for getting things done. The successful candidate will be expected to support in the delivery of infrastructure to customers primarily within the municipal water, wastewater and stormwater sector.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Design for electrical power supply, instrumentation and controls for municipal infrastructure including pump stations, water and wastewater treatment plants
Experience in PLC control systems including programming for PLC configuration logic, RTU’s, and HMI control screens especially Allen-Bradley PLCs (Control Logix, Compact Logix, SLC500) and PanelVision, and DeltaV DCS experience
Experience in SCADA design and communication using radio, fibre, leased-lines
Deep familiarity with water and wastewater facilities including treatment plants, operation centers, and remote facilities such as PRV stations, Lift Stations, Pump Stations
Ensuring overall work quality and integrity
Prepare process mechanical detailed design drawings
Prepare documentation for design projects and reports
Undertake quality control procedures
Assure that engineering related issues are promptly relayed to the Project Manager for action and follows up to assure timeliness of resolution efforts
6+ years of related experience in municipal water and wastewater infrastructure specific to electrical, instrumentation, and controls
Demonstrated PLC and HMI Programming Experience
Proficient with MS Office Suite
Excellent attention to detail
Ability to communicate effectively with colleagues, contractors and clients
Comfortable working in a multi-disciplinary environment
Good time management skills
This role is required to meet the growing workload in the BC region and the successful candidate will be expected to work with remote team members in Burnaby, Victoria, and other provinces and therefore have the ability to travel at least 10% of the time, effectively network and communicate with other members of the electrical team in Canada
10+ years of related experience in municipal water and wastewater infrastructure specific to electrical, instrumentation, and controls
Certified or eligible for certification in AScT as a member of the Applied Science Technologists & Technicians of British Columbia.
Experience with airports and airport infrastructure
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. 217312BR
Clearance Required No
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.