AECOM CAD Technician/Designer in Morrisville, North Carolina

Business Line Water

Position Title CAD Technician/Designer

United States of America - North Carolina


Job Summary

The Water Business Unit of AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented CAD Technician/Designer for immediate employment in our Morrisville, NC office, located less than 10 miles from Raleigh, NC. They will work collaboratively in a team environment with mentors and peers to develop detailed construction plans, exhibits, and figures. The CAD Technician/Designer will be responsible for ensuring that the construction plans adhere to company and/or client and industry standards. Additionally the CAD Technician/Designer may be required to visit project sites on occasion to take measurements, photos, and gain a general understanding of the site constraints to complete the design. The CAD Technician/Designer will ensure timely delivery on all projects. The appropriately qualified applicant will have the opportunity to work with an established team of engineers and scientists on a variety of water, wastewater, and water resources projects. Candidates with a positive attitude, good aptitude, and strong initiative will integrate well with our existing group of outstanding professionals. Some clients require random drug screening.

Imagine working on rewarding projects within a diverse culture, and having access to exceptional training and career development opportunities. Working at AECOM means being part of a global team, working with award-winning professionals across the world. Aspire to be a key player on some of the best projects regionally, with opportunities to work on projects nationally or internationally. Our people bring deep industry knowledge to help you succeed.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Use Autodesk suite products, such as Civil 3D to develop engineering design drawings.

  • Develop detailed construction plans, exhibits, and figures for water, wastewater, and stormwater pipelines, and pumping stations.

  • Develop Erosion and Sedimentation Controls plans.

  • Ensure that construction plans adhere to company and/or client, and industry standards.

  • Conduct field work to take measurements, photos, and identify site constraints.

  • Apply a general understanding of site constraints to complete designs.

Minimum Requirements

  • Minimum 6 months experience using Autodesk suite product, preferably Civil 3D.

  • Must be proficient in the use of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Google Maps, and other common business software and web-based applications

  • Minimum 6 months technical work experience in environmental engineering or related field (e.g. internships, Co-Op, etc.).

  • Must be able to conduct field work, tolerate variable environmental conditions, walk on uneven surfaces, and lift and carry at least 50 pounds.

  • Must have a valid driver’s license and be able to drive rental vehicles on behalf of the company

  • Must have strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Must be able to work collaboratively in teams and independently when necessary.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Technical degree preferred.

  • Familiarity with the National CAD Standards.

  • Experience developing alignments, profiles, surfaces, corridors, pipe networks, and new label styles.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 176696BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.