AECOM Electrical Engineer in Whitby, Ontario

Canada - Ontario, Whitby

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and hardworking Electrical Engineer for immediate employment in the Whitby, Ontario office.

AECOM's Buildings + Places business line is dedicated to excellence and integrated design solutions. With a range of expertise from strategy through project realization, the connections we make among people and places provide new insight to better outcomes for clients and communities. Better outcomes grow economies, protect natural systems, conserve natural resources, make societies more equitable and make people healthier and happier. Our expertise includes workplace strategy, economic and development planning, master planning, urban planning, architecture, interiors, building engineering, and landscape architecture. Our B+P team is leading the industry with visionary and forward-thinking projects such as the Golden 1 Center in Sacramento, CA; Liberty Park at the World Trade Center, New York, NY; the Lower Manhattan Coastal Resilience (Big U), NY; and the LA 2024 Olympic bid.

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

  • Prepare detailed calculations, drawings, technical specifications, procurement documents, design and installation packages, proposal evaluations, technical reports, cost estimates, detailed analyses and other materials suitable for procurement and construction purposes

  • Electrical design on multidisciplinary projects, including client relations and team motivation

  • Development of electrical power and distribution design concepts with architects, engineers and owners; Design of lighting, fire alarm, communications systems, in building; Project Management on electrical projects

  • Prepare specifications, contract documents, and prepare engineering progress reports

  • Ensuring design conforms to all applicable codes and client standards

  • Travel to the construction sites to conduct Electrical inspections and prepare reports

  • Technical supervision of junior engineers and technologists incl. mark-ups and review of design and drafting

  • Electrical system commissioning

Minimum Requirements

Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or equivalent

5+ years of progressively responsible applicable experience including, 5+ years in a Consulting Engineering environment

Registration as a Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario

Previous experience with an architectural/engineering or engineering consulting firm in design of electrical systems

Strong communication skills

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

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

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

Must be a good team player and decision maker

Must possess a valid driver's license

Preferred Qualifications

7+ years of progressively responsible applicable experience including, 5+ years in a Consulting Engineering environment

Have significant local experience in above mentioned markets with strong ties and background in the local market, Transit authorities and consulting community

Experience in supervising Junior staff on a project by project basis

Experience with Short Circuit protection co-ordination and Arc Flash studies

Experience with AutoCAD and Revit

Experience with DC Traction Power Systems

Some Project Management experience and training

Cost Center

  • Business Group

Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

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 Buildings & Places

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country Canada

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 201171BR

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.