AECOM’s Markham office is currently seeking an Electrical Engineer to join our growing Buildings and Places team. The Buildings and Places Team is a vibrant and growing business line which delivers Engineering, architectural and project management services as well as planning and economic analysis for vertical construction projects.
Project assignments may include, although not limited to, commercial, institutional, healthcare, pharmaceutical, water / waste water and transit facilities.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to :
Developing various types of reports including schematic design, design development, building assessment, and design build / assist scope of work documents
Preparing electrical drawings and specification
Implementing 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.)
Providing technical and administrative support through all phases of the project
Conducting 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
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
Bachelor's Degree in Engineering
2+ years of experience in the engineering consulting industry, preferably in a building engineering group
Registration as a Professional Engineer in Ontario
Familiarity with OESC,OBC, IEEE, NFPA, and other industry standards and codes
Experience in designing electrical power and lighting systems
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
Must possess a valid driver's license
Experience with Electrical load calculations, lighting design and analysis a plus
Additional certifications such as LEED, LC, CEM, RCDD etc. are a bonus
Communications system design experience is a plus
Experience with IES energy modeling tool is desirable
Some Project Management experience and training desired
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.