AKM Consulting Engineers

Where Outstanding Projects Become Reality

AKM Consulting Engineers is a multi-disciplined professional organization that specializes in providing water resources engineering and related services to public agencies.  The scope of services offered by AKM includes all facets of planning, modeling, design and construction support and management for potable water, recycled water, wastewater and drainage projects.  AKM works in a team-based environment with multi-disciplinary responsibilities being shared as appropriate.

Job Description

AKM is seeking an electrical engineer with previous experience in water, recycled water, wastewater, and stormwater/storm drain systems.  Work will be conducted under the direction of Principal Engineers.  In addition to technical abilities, an ideal candidate will have excellent communications and writing skills; be able to assist in working directly with clients via email, meetings, and phone conversations; and be able to document work efforts in a report format. Duties will include planning, design, and construction support related to electrical and controls design.

Typical tasks will include the following:

  • Perform complex analysis, calculations, design, evaluation, and inspection
  • Design of electrical, instrumentation, SCADA, controls, MCC, HMI’s, P&ID, network diagrams, PLC panel layouts, field instrument lists, and lighting systems
  • Prepare technical memoranda, reports, and calculations
  • Assist in preparing construction drawings, specifications, and cost estimates
  • Provide engineering support during construction
  • Provide technical support in preparation of proposals
  • Perform on-site condition assessment of existing facilities
  • Assist project manager/principal engineers with project coordination and design
  • Assist in preparation of electrical system design, site visits, review shop drawings
  • Perform quality assurance/quality control (QA/QC)

*There will be future advancement opportunities into project management based on performance and experience. 


Desired Education, Skills & Experience

  1. BS in Electrical Engineering, MS preferred

  2. A minimum of 10 years of full time experience in water resources projects

  3. California P.E. registration required

  4. Experience with the National Electrical Code, local electrical codes, and Greenbook

  5. Proficient in AutoCAD and MicroStation

  6. Proficient in Microsoft Suite (word, excel, project, outlook, powerpoint)

  7. Excellent organizational, writing, and communication skills


AKM Consulting Engineers offers a full benefit package including medical, dental, vision, and retirement programs.

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Join our team in Southern California and contribute your expertise to the successful completion of challenging and impactful infrastructure projects. We offer a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, and opportunities for professional growth and development.

Principal Engineer

Previous experience in water, recycled water, wastewater, and storm water/storm drain systems.

Senior Engineer

Responsible for overseeing and managing a wide range of civil engineering projects in water systems.

Electrical Engineer

Previous experience in water, recycled water, wastewater, and storm water/storm drain systems.