Early Career CAD Technician
Requisition ID: 70204
Our Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers Company is a multi-faceted and leading-edge division of the company that offers a variety of innovative services, including, temporary and permanent design services for current projects and new pursuits in the United States and Canada.
The projects we design, engineer and construct will be our legacy - come be a part of something bigger with your career and build your legacy with our team! KIE has an immediate opening for a dynamic entry to mid-level CAD designer in our growing Water Resources / Drainage Group based in Englewood, CO. Looking for the ideal candidate to perform a variety of design and CADD production tasks related for drainage / civil projects and miscellaneous support for construction. The CAD Designer should have at least 1 years' experience in engineering plan production, be familiar with current technical tools/programs/software, and CADD production practices.
The candidate will be part of a design team responsible for completing engineering assignments in support of heavy civil construction for Kiewit Construction Companies' business including drainage design, preparation of design plans, reports and technical memoranda. Key responsibilities include the following:
In office work primarily
Work with engineering team in developing preliminary and final design plans and details.
Participate in design reviews to evaluate design concepts and make recommendations
Use Bentley Micro Station / AutoCAD, and 3D modeling software
Produce documents with MS Office; Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook
Follow various DOT Standards and work with companies CAD Standards when applicable
The successful candidate must possess the following:
Associate Degree preferred
0-4 years' experience in CAD production of drainage and civil designs
Design experience or Design-Build project experience a plus
General knowledge of engineering principles and materials for drainage / civil work
Read and understand construction documents
Proficiency in Micro Station
Knowledge in AutoCAD a plus
Knowledge in Geopak a plus
Drainage design experience a plus
Basic skills in Microsoft Office products (Excel, Outlook, Word, PowerPoint)
Basic knowledge of 3D modeling a plus
The ability to clearly communicate and collaborate well with Engineers and Designers
Critical thinking skills necessary with the ability to plan ahead and conceptualize
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2017 revenues of $8.7 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, Mexico and Australia through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 22,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built in to every career at Kiewit.
How We're Different:
Consistently ranked within the top five of the Top 400 Contractors according to Engineering News-Record
Consistently recognized as one of the best places to work in North America and in 2015, named one of Fortune's Most Admired Companies
Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from day one of employment
401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent
Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development, and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs
Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.
Construction, Mining & Trades
Website : http://www.kiewit.com
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