AECOM Entry Level Electrical Engineer in Orange, California

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Entry Level Electrical Engineer

United States of America - California

Orange

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Electrical Engineer for immediate employment in the Orange, CA office. You will have the opportunity to work on various designs of high performance buildings within multiple sectors including Federal Civilian and DoD, Sports Arenas, Themed Entertainment, Justice, Health Care, Higher Education, Corporate Workplace and commercial building projects. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects that offer professional growth opportunities. The selected AECOM office location is Orange, CA but other US AECOM office locations are an option.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Working with the Lead Electrical Engineer performing electrical engineering designs from conceptual through construction administration and post-occupancy

  • Coordinating with multiple disciplines and assisting Lead electrical engineer to ensure that projects are delivered within budget and on schedule

  • Assist Lead electrical engineer to review and approve shop drawings and attend client meetings during the construction administration phase

  • Assists with writing reports for internal and external purposes based on findings

  • Works cooperatively with managers and other employees to achieve company's mission

  • Ensures discipline plans that are created meet overall project team requirements for project scope and schedule

  • Stays current on codes and technologies appropriate to the electrical and fire alarm disciplines

  • Ensures conformance with standards, established design practices, applicable codes, and technical adequacy of design and construction

  • Assists with the research, development, designing, specification and witnesses testing of electrical systems, equipment, components and materials, applying principles and techniques of electrical engineering

  • Assists Lead Electrical Engineer with site visits for the purpose of data collection and evaluation of electrical systems, equipment, components and materials for projects with and without well-defined scopes

  • Develops designs within a BIM design environment

  • Develops, designs and specifies site electrical power, and equipment, components and materials

  • Develops, designs and specifies equipment, components and materials for all building electrical systems

  • Directs activities to verify installed electrical systems, equipment, components and materials conform to the requirements of project contract documents

  • Express complex system solutions in very early design phases in order to share intent either internally for further development, or externally to assist design partners

  • Completes assigned engineering and design tasks in accordance with client specified criteria and applicable codes and standards

  • Interact and work with diverse set of clients and subcontractors

  • Work with Senior engineers in engineering design development and professional growth

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering

  • Excellent communication skills: articulate, assertive and confident

  • Creative thinker with effective teamwork skills

  • Thrive in a collaborative, multi-disciplinary team

  • Enjoy developing innovative solutions to challenging opportunities

  • Have a high degree of integrity, professional ethics, respect and responsibility

  • Bring energy and enthusiasm to the office

  • Ambitious and eager to grow

  • Eager to be part of an organization that is built to create a better world

  • Ability to analyze and provide solutions

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineer-in-Training Certificate strongly preferred

  • Experience with Revit and/or AutoCAD based design projects

  • Experience with sustainable design

  • Experience with Design Build and other Alternative Delivery practices

  • Documented experience with advanced design, and aesthetically challenging design with high profile architecture firms

  • Publication of technical articles

  • Analyze equipment energy use for optimizing systems selection

  • LEED accredited

  • Electrical engineering experience within a consulting or design-build firm

  • Experience in the following markets:

  • Federal Civilian & Local Government

  • Federal DoD

  • Sports Arenas

  • Themed Entertainment & Hospitality

  • Healthcare and Labs

  • Corporate Commercial / Mixed Use

  • Mission Critical Facilities

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Engineering - Electrical / Electronic

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 182893BR

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.