Mechanical Technician

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • Boston, MA
  • Posted 39 days ago | Updated 3 hours ago


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Company Description

Work with Us. Change the World.

At AECOM, we're delivering a better world. Whether improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water, or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive. We are the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, partnering with clients to solve the world's most complex challenges and build legacies for future generations.

There has never been a better time to be at AECOM. With accelerating infrastructure investment worldwide, our services are in great demand. We invite you to bring your bold ideas and big dreams and become part of a global team of nearly 50,000 planners, designers, engineers, scientists, digital innovators, program and construction managers and other professionals delivering projects that create a positive and tangible impact around the world.

We're one global team driven by our common purpose to deliver a better world. Join us.

Job Description

AECOM has a position available for a Mechanical Technician / Weatherization Technician to be based in Boston, MA. In this role the selected candidate will work on a variety of energy efficiency, resilience, and decarbonization initiatives for municipal, utility, commercial and industrial clients. This position will perform technical tasks on a variety of projects including energy efficiency, distributed generation, renewable energy, energy master planning, district energy systems, net-zero buildings, monitoring base commissioning, grid-interactive buildings, and building decarbonization.

The successful candidate should be a dynamic, self-directed individual with an excellent understanding of energy efficiency (weatherization, airsealing, thermal barrier, ventilation), and energy system decarbonization. The candidate should also have a demonstrated ability to understand and deliver innovative installations that leverage the use of thermal, air barrier, and data analytics to identify, analyze, and specify energy reduction measures.

Responsibilities of this role include, but may not be limited, the following:

  • Assisting the development of energy-efficient strategies looking at, but not limited to: heat pump systems, VRF, lighting and weatherization.

  • Assists junior and mid-level staff during all phases of project work.

  • Assist in performing commercial energy audits for small C&I customers with aim to reduce overall energy consumption.

  • Troubleshoot technical problems and issues related to weatherization installations.

  • Work requires occasional physical exertion, including some lifting of objects weighing up to 35 pounds.

  • Identify and communicate all program eligible energy efficient upgrade options.

  • Preparing and presenting results and professional recommendations, in report or presentation format, to clients and teams

  • Conducting comprehensive energy assessments, design or development, and site investigations,

  • Demonstrated experience with energy process improvements and demonstrated timely/accurate project completion.

  • Install weatherization measures according to state, local, and Mass Save standards.

  • Be able to work in heights and confined spaces for long periods of time.

  • Understand and be able to use hand and power tools efficiently.

  • Work under all types of weather, such as rain, snow, hail, heat, and cool temperatures.


AECOM's Energy practice provides a wide range of services from consulting and engineering design to energy engineering, energy procurement and construction (EPC) for power, energy efficiency, and renewable energy clients. Our understanding of the big picture - and the interconnection between generation, distribution, storage, and the demand side of the meter - allows us to deliver holistic strategies that improve and modernize next generation energy infrastructure. We connect knowledge and experience across our global framework to bring together a unique combination of engineers, planners, scientists, and project managers who advance cleaner, secure, and more sustainable energy solutions.


Minimum Requirements

  • High School diploma

  • Valid Driver's License and must be able to pass AECOM's Motor Vehicle Records review.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Experience with utility programs

  • Experience in the construction/weatherization field

  • Demonstrated networking capabilities with public and private clients, power and energy industries, from inception through contract award and implementation.

  • 1+ years of relevant experience.

Additional Information

  • Sponsorship assistance is not available for this position

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.


AECOM is the world's trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle - from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you're working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion - a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We're the world's trusted global infrastructure firm, and we're in this together - your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you'll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm - access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person's potential, and we'll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10094440

Business Line: Energy

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid