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AECOM Senior Electrical Engineer in Ottawa, Ontario

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 ’s Buildings +Places team, our Architectural Design practice, is seeking a Senior Electrical Engineer with experience working in laboratory design to work on science and technology laboratory projects.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Preparing electrical drawings and specification on buildings projects, specifically science and technology laboratories

  • Implement design concept through the preparation and production of drawings to detail lighting, power, fire alarm, and specialty low voltage systems rough-ins (i.e. telecomm., intrusion control, security, CCTV, door access controls, etc.) for laboratories

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

  • Providing technical and administrative support through all phases of the project

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

  • Ensuring design conforms with all applicable codes and standards;

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

  • Construction administration responsibilities:

  • Attending site meetings and site reviews complete with reports

  • Shop drawing reviews

  • SI and CCN preparations.

  • Contractor`s change quotation reviews

  • Progress billing reviews

  • Fire alarm verification report reviews

  • Able to work to tight schedules, control project budgets and motivate staff to do the same

  • Sound judgment supported by excellent technical, analytical and problem-solving skills

  • Well organized, self-directed work habits with a demonstrated ability to prioritize and schedule tasks managing multiple projects simultaneously in a dynamic environment.

Qualifications

Minimum Requirements:

  • Bachelor's Degree in Engineering

  • 8 years of relevant experience in the engineering consulting industry, preferably in a building engineering group

  • Registration as a Professional Engineer

Preferred Requirements:

  • Experience with in designing electrical power and lighting systems, doing Electrical load calculations and analysis on laboratory projects is strongly preferred

  • Additional certifications such as LEED, LC, CEM, RCDD etc. are a bonus

  • Familiarity with OESC,OBC, IEEE, NFPA, and other industry standards and codes

  • Communications system design experience is a plus

  • Experience with IES energy modeling tool is desirable

  • Some Project Management experience and training desired.

  • Knowledge with power analysis tools such as SKM and/or ETAP

  • Proficient in the use of computers for making engineering calculations, spreadsheets, and report writing

  • Familiarity with providing guidance and support for others within a department

  • Analytical, technical and problem-solving skills and abilities

  • Ability to communicate, coordinate, and work well with others both internally and externally

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

  • Self-motivated and proactive

  • Analytical, resourceful and detailed oriented

  • A good team player and decision maker

  • Valid driver's license

  • Equivalent of experience and/or education may be considered.

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: J10077941

Business Line: B&P - Buildings & Places

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Canada

Career Area: Engineering

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