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Electrical Engineer - Facilities

Washington, DC
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Company AECOM

Job Title: Electrical Engineer - Facilities

JobID: 23339-1220958

Location: Washington, DC, 20044, USA

Description: **Business Line** Building Engineering

**Position Title** Electrical Engineer - Facilities

United States of America - Washington, D.C.


**Job Summary**

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented Electrical Engineer for immediate employment in the Arlington, VA office. The position is full time at one of our customer’s locations, assisting their facilities group in managing a variety of renovation and new construction projects.

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

+ Working closely with the customer Architecture, Engineering and Project Management team as a key team player within an integrated multi-disciplinary project team.

+ Work with internal customers to define the scope of renovation projects ranging from simple office space reconfigurations to IT and Telecommunications upgrades to complete area and floor renovations. These projects may include electrical, mechanical or both electrical and mechanical systems renovations.

+ Provide building and facilities condition assessments for both electrical and mechanical systems including:

+ Electrical Service and distribution systems (typically 480 Volt and below)

+ Lighting, Receptacle and internal power distribution

+ Grounding and Lighting Protection

+ Telecommunications backbone and infrastructure (cabling and outlets)

+ Building HVAC systems (both variable volume and constant volume)

+ Building heating (hot water, heat pump or electric) and cooling (DX or Chilled Water) systems

+ Energy recovery systems

+ Developing scopes of work and procurement documents for design/build packages of electrical and/or mechanical renovations.

+ Review of electrical and mechanical design package submittals from design/build contractors

+ Walk-down and inspections of electrical and mechanical installations during construction

+ Perform final punch-list and acceptance of electrical and mechanical installations upon completion of construction.

+ Ensuring that engineering deliverables (i.e. drawings, specifications, reports) comply with applicable regulations, standards, corporate procedures and sound engineering practices

+ Communicating effectively with clients and internal team members

**Minimum Requirements**

+ Bachelor's degree in electrical or mechanical engineering

+ 10+ years of experience in design and/or construction

+ Active Top Secret Clearance required

+ Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

+ Registered professional engineer (electrical or mechanical)

+ Direct experience on facilities type projects

+ Excellent written and verbal skills

+ Experience with Microsoft Office suite including Word, Excel, and Power Point

+ Self-motivated engineer who is able to work independently with minimal direct supervision

+ Ability to travel up to 50% of the time, typical trips are a week or more and may involve multiple locations

+ Must be customer focused

Familiar with the following:

+ National Electric Code, Life Safety Code, Mechanical Building Codes, IBC and related electrical, mechanical and building code requirements

+ Working knowledge of the electrical and mechanical requirements if ASHRAE 90.1 and/or similar energy codes

+ Institutional, and or commercial power systems in both low rise and high rise buildings including 480/277 Volt and 208/120 Volt systems

+ Emergency and stand-by on site generation systems (500 kVA and below)

+ Commercial building space grounding systems installation, testing and design

+ Lighting design for office space, public spaces, and mechanical spaces, this includes both design of the lighting systems and modern lighting control systems

+ Telecommunications, audio visual, and security systems infrastructure requirements (i.e. Outlet boxes, raceway systems including conduit and cable tray, power requirements, etc.)

+ Institutional, and or commercial HVAC and mechanical systems in both low rise and high rise buildings including Dx systems, Variable Volume Refrigerant Systems, Chilled Water systems, constant and variable volume Air Handling Systems, Computer Room Air Conditioning Units (CRAC)

**Preferred Qualifications**

+ Familiar with power system analysis including short circuit analysis, coordination studies and arc flash analysis

+ Familiar with building systems energy analysis

+ Familiar with NFPA 70E

+ Direct experience with SKM power tools or E Tap is a plus

+ Experience with AutoCAD and/or similar graphics packages

+ Direct experience with REVIT and/or similar 3 dimensional graphics/design tools

+ Experience with medium voltage (5 Kv and 15 Kv systems)

+ Direct experience on facilities type projects for the US Government

+ An active Passport and the ability to travel internationally a plus

**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 and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

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.


_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_

**_Business Group_**

**_Country_** _United States of America_

**_Position Status_** _Full-Time_

**_Requisition/Vacancy No._** _175591BR_

_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._


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