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Burns & McDonnell Diploma Designer Trainee - Electrical (ENR) in Mumbai, India


Burns & McDonnell India (BMI) Energy Division is looking for a well-rounded and driven Diploma Designer Trainee (DDT)-Electrical in the Mumbai Office.The Energy Division focuses on power generating facilities which offer a wide range of design and project execution experiences. Designs include the electrical interconnect to the bulk power grid and all associated power generating facility auxiliary power equipment. Equipment includes rotating machines, such as generators and motors, large power transformers, generator circuit breakers, isolated phase bus duct, non-segregated phase bus duct, switchgear, motor control centers, small power transformers, and variable frequency drives. The wide range of projects provide opportunities on both multi-discipline and electrical only projects.

Multi-disciplined power generation projects require designers to work in a diverse project team environment and exhibit the ability to develop consensus in identifying the optimum solution to complex problems. These complex assignments require the application of advanced techniques, resulting in the development of new or improved processes, equipment and/or technological methods. Position will require extensive interface with equipment suppliers/vendors, and with Burns & McDonnell project managers, other engineering disciplines, modelers, designers, and detailers locally in the Mumbai office as well as remotely in various offices in the United States.

The Electrical Designer will work on an integrated design team within our Energy Global Practice to perform the following duties:

  • Assist indevelopment of 3D model and 2D drawing of various electrical systems for industrial facilities including but not limited to single line diagram of power systems, electrical equipment layout, hazardous area classification drawing, interconnection & hook-up drawing,lighting, grounding and lightning protection systems.

  • Assist and learn to coordinate with other disciplinesand other stake holder(s) to develop a clash free system design.

  • Assist more experienced designers and engineers in preparing, coordinating and reviewing deliverables for the discipline.

  • Displaying active learning attitude while getting training from senior staff members on various tools and discipline practices.

  • A committed team player able to work on own initiative.

  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills.

  • Good Communication skills (verbal & written) and ability to self-check and produce accurate work.


  • Diploma in Electrical Engineering awarded in the current or previous calendar year.

  • Knowledge of basic technical theory and engineering principles within electrical discipline.

  • Knows how to apply engineering principles for basic design analyses within discipline

  • Has some technical understanding of input requirements to perform various discipline CAD tasks.

  • Has some understanding of activities carried by other disciplines and inter discipline coordination involved on typical project.

  • Basic software experience utilizing Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Power Point), Adobe Acrobat PDF.

  • Excellent written & verbal communications as well as strong analytical & problem solving skills are required.

Job Engineering

Primary Location India-Maharashtra-Mumbai

Schedule: Full-time

Travel: No

Req ID: 234643

Job Hire Type Contingent Worker (CWK) Not Applicable #BMI N/A