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CADD Designer- Water

  • Job type: Permanent
  • Job reference: : BBBH148934
  • Location: USA, Colorado, Denver
  • Sector: Onshore, Project, Oil and Gas
  • Salary: Negotiable
  • Date posted: 28/05/2019

Job Description:

A nationally recognized engineering consulting company has an opening for a designer/drafter in the Water & Natural Resources business unit in the Denver, Colorado, office. The Water & Natural Resources projects generally are in the areas of drainage and flood control.
Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Incorporate survey information into design drawings
  • Prepare drawings, including plans, sections, profiles, details, and sketches, to support project designs
  • Plan and design channels, concrete box culvert crossings, ponds, storm sewers, and underground utilities
  • Interface with internal and external contacts
  • Plan, schedule, and conduct civil design work under the supervision of a Civil Engineer
  • Issue interim and final design drawings as required by the project schedule
  • Evaluate and incorporate comments to design documents
  • Create as-built/record drawings
  • Manage drawing files.


  • Minimum of 5 years' experience in delivering civil designs, including site layout, piping services, and site grading projects
  • Strong technical skills related to CADD standards and automation
  • Post-high school education in drafting and technology or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Ability to prepare electronic drawing files within project standards, using three-dimensional modeling/surface models, sketches, layouts, project instructions, and notes
  • Ability to establish close working relationship with project delivery teams
  • Strong working knowledge of advanced drafting practices and familiarity with CADD principles (e.g., text placement and editing, layering, snap, and precision input)
  • Experience with AutoCAD and/or Microstation
  • Advanced knowledge of Windows and Microsoft
  • Knowledge with Adobe products.

In addition to the above qualifications, the ideal candidate would have the following skills:

  • Experience with Autodesk Civil3D
  • Experience with Bentley Inroads is preferable
  • Exposure to Bentley Projectwise is preferable
  • Experience in working with multidisciplinary teams in multiple geographic offices
  • High-level of organizational skills with a good attitude, strong leadership skills, and excellent time management skills
  • Ability to work in a deadline-driven, fast-paced environment
  • Ability to set priorities and manage change to meet the business needs and project schedules while managing multiple projects concurrently
  • Ability to establish close working relationships with project delivery teams and illustrate knowledge of civil processes as they pertain to collaboration and coordination between disciplines
  • Excellent verbal, communication, and problem-solving skills with strong attention to detail
  • Willingness to learn new software, products, concepts, techniques and help develop new practices and standards.

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