Junior Traction Power Engineer

    • AECOM Corp. - Worldwide
  • Rocky Hill, CT
  • Posted 30 days ago | Updated 5 hours ago


On Site
USD 63,283.00 - 97,015.00 per year
Full Time


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Job Details

Company Description

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Job Description

AECOM is actively seeking a Junior Traction Power Engineer, that is highly motivated, talented and hardworking as an addition to our growing team in our world class transit systems practice in the New England area . This unique and exciting position offers the opportunity to work in an established practice that offers great growth opportunities, while receiving support from global system practices which leads the nation in transit systems design. This position will work within our New England Transit Group and can work out of one of our regional offices.

Daily responsibilities and duties:

  • Will conceptualize traction power designs by preparing design drawings and documents.

  • Will create technical specifications, cost estimates, proposals, calculations, and studies associated with traction power systems for electrified railways systems running on either AC or DC power.

  • Will apply technical knowledge of basic elements of power engineering as it relates to train systems.

  • Ability to exercise good judgement on details of work in making preliminary selections and adaptions of engineering alternatives.

  • Will communicate with others to support business development opportunities.

  • Conducts engineering design under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Will creates designs, calculations, sketches, diagrams, schematic drawings, and final working drawings under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Will collect and analyzes data under the supervision of an experienced engineer.

  • Will use computer software as a tool for solving basic engineering problems.

  • Will perform work in accordance with agreed upon budget and schedule under supervision.


Minimum Requirements

  • BA/BS in Electrical Engineering or related field plus none or demonstrated equivalency of experience and /or education.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Internship in transit and rail industry

Additional Information

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

  • Sponsorship is available for this position.

  • Relocation assistance is not available for this position.


Offered compensation will be based on location and individual qualifications. The expected range is $63,283.00 - $97,015.00.


AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D, disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, U.S. and global well-being programs, employee assistance program, business travel insurance, service recognition awards, retirement savings plan, and employee stock purchase plan.

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 $14.4 billion in fiscal year 2023. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com 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: J10108727

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: East

Career Area: Engineering

Work Location Model: Hybrid