AECOM Electrical Engineer in Adelaide, Australia

Business Line Building Engineering

Position Title Electrical Engineer

Australia - South Australia


Job Summary

We have an exciting opportunity for an Electrical Engineer to join our Adelaide Buildings + Places, building services team. The role is ideal for professionals with strong technical backgrounds who are looking for the next step in their career and have an interest in developing detailed design solutions and being responsible for the delivery of a range of exciting electrical engineering projects. This role will give you the opportunity to connect with a large technical team comprised of a diverse range of disciplines, solving complex technical challenges.

The projects you will be working on cover a diverse range of the sectors including Healthcare, Commercial & Education. You will be working with driven professionals across various end-markets who are passionate, smart, creative, curious and quirky but proud to be part of a company that is dedicated to delivering a better world. With over 2,500 staff in Australia and almost 100,000 staff globally you will be part of a huge network of some of the industry’s brightest minds. Your ability to think laterally and gain a deep appreciation of the needs of our clients will help you connect these experts with our clients’ challenges, and be a part of the solution.

Some of your key responsibilities will include:

  • Preparation of design, specifications, reports, calculation, drawings, cost estimation and details/ schedules for projects

  • Project controls including QA, document control and the like expected for professional project delivery

  • Undertake site inspections and prepare reports

  • Development of in house technical documentation

Minimum Requirements

You will have a strong technical background and your attention to detail, ability to prioritise tasks and communicate effectively will help you to work with the broader team to deliver the right solution, on time, every time.

  • A minimum of 3 years relevant experience delivering electrical services design including lighting, general and specialist power, generators, UPS systems, earthing / lightning protection, power distribution and reticulation

  • Sound knowledge of electrical wiring rules

  • The ability to coordinate and liaise effectively with clients and contractors, and experience of construction phase assistance and inspections

  • A high level of client focus

Preferred Qualifications

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.


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

Country Australia

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 181016BR

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.