Golder Associates Junior AutoCAD Technician Job in Houston, Texas

Junior AutoCAD Technician

Location: US-Houston, TX

Job ID: 2017-13099

Area of Interest: EN - Waste Management Services

Job Type: Full Time

# of Positions: 1

Education (Minimum): High School Diploma

Posted Date: 6/19/2017

Experience (Years): 1

SLP: J2WCIVILCONST, J2WENVIRONMENT, J2WGRADVAC, J2WMINE

Job Responsibilities:

The Houston office of Golder Associates is seeking a Junior AutoCAD Technician to join our dynamic team. This exciting opportunity will allow you to develop your technical skills in the field with like-minded professionals in an employee-owned international engineering firm.

The successful candidate will be involved in a broad range of responsibilities including, but not limited to:

  • Working closely with the various engineering and environmental groups to fill the needs of our internal and external clients in providing engineering design and drafting services;

  • Producing maps from topographic data and survey field notes;

  • Preparing key plans, site plans, and site design drawings including cross-sections, profiles, construction drawings, as-built drawings, tender documents, figures, sketches, and charts for presentation in reports and proposals;

  • Performing calculations (such as volume and area estimates using CAD tools) and provide technical assistance to the project design teams;

  • Preparing civil engineering design drawings; and,

  • Being responsible for product quality control with adherence to company standards and procedures.

Job Requirements:

  • A minimum of one (1) year of relevant experience (site plans and engineering drawings) working with AutoCAD is required;

  • A technical degree with CAD training is a plus;

  • A working knowledge of AutoCAD is required, and experience with Civil3D is preferred;

  • A commitment to CAD standards and procedures is essential to this function;

  • The ability to work with multiple people and prioritize tasks is a must;

  • This role may require infrequent travel;

  • Our ideal candidate will have good written and verbal communication skills, and be highly organized. You will also have the ability to work under pressure and meet tight deadlines;

  • The ability to learn and work with any of the following software would be considered an asset: AutoCAD Land Desktop, AutoCAD Civil3D, AutoCAD Map, Raster Design, AutoLisp, and AutoCAD Visual Basic for Applications.

Golder Associates Statement:

Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.