AECOM Entry Level Electrical Engineer in Arlington, Virginia

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Entry Level Electrical Engineer

United States of America - Virginia


Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a highly motivated Entry-Level Electrical Engineer for employment in the Arlington, Va office. AECOM is pleased to include you in a unique development opportunity, the Graduate Development Program (GDP). This program is designed to support your assimilation into the organization and assist with creating a foundation of knowledge for a successful career at AECOM. You will gain experience in your discipline through learning on the job and participate in development opportunities during the program, including access to AECOM's social media resources, group mentoring, and professional networking. The program also has learning activities that will be available to you, including webinars and on-line programs.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

Under the responsible charge of a Professional Engineer:

  • Performs specific and limited portions of a broader assignment under the direction of an experienced electrical engineer

  • Applies industry standard practices and techniques in producing engineered solutions to specific project electrical issues

  • Gathers and correlates basic electrical engineering data associated with assigned projects using established and well-defined procedures

  • Exercises judgment limited to developing details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptations of engineering alternatives. Reviews the proposed solutions with the responsible engineer and agrees on a path forward

  • Supervisor will screen assignment for unusual or difficult problems and select techniques and procedures to be applied on non-routine work

  • Employee will receive supervision on new aspects of assignments

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in Electrical engineering or other related field

  • Understanding of Electrical power systems for commercial, Government and institutional facilities including office tenant space, utilities and support facilities. This includes an understanding of electrical system load and short circuit analysis.

  • Understanding of Lighting and lighting control systems for commercial, Government and institutional facilities. This includes familiarity with Lighting calculations, occupancy control, and application of state of the art materials to projects.

  • Familiarity with the National Electric Code

  • Interact and communicate effectively with other team members and disciplines

  • Effective written and verbal communication skills

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

Preferred Qualifications

  • Engineer-in-Training (EIT) or Fundamentals of Engineering (FE) preferred

  • Working knowledge of REVIT 20212 and AutoCAD 2012, including a minimum of one significant assignment on a project using REVIT

  • Engineering and Design experience thru Summer Internship with an Architectural or Engineering Firm

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.

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. 193801BR

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.