AECOM CADD Drafter IV in Columbia, South Carolina

United States of America - South Carolina, Columbia

Job Summary

AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented CADD Drafter IV for immediate employment in the Columbia, SC office.

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

  • Computer-aided design and drafting of site layout, roadway, grading, and utility systems using tools including, but not limited to AutoCAD and Civil3D

  • Specific experience with Civil 3D includes:

  • Objects – Styles & Labels

  • Designing Surfaces (3D Feature Lines & Grading Groups)

  • Working with Pipe Networks (Alignments & Profiles)

  • Corridor Design (Assemblies & Subassemblies)

  • Working with Data Shortcuts

  • Working with Plan Production Tools

  • Comprehends regulations and employs or develops standards and theories necessary to carry out project design and permitting work

  • Organize and prepare reports, maps, drawings, tests, and other topographical and geologic data to plan and design projects

  • Incorporates schedules, budgets, constructability, and other project criteria into Civil design and layouts

  • Conduct occasional site reconnaissance to examine field conditions, drainage and erosion control needs, as built conditions, etc

  • Work closely with the project team, including civil, geotechnical, traffic engineers, surveyors, and senior designers to provide value to each project

  • Oversees entry-level engineers and technicians, and works under limited supervision of Project Manager or Senior Civil Engineer

  • Exercise judgement needed to develop and execute scopes of work, make decisions and methodology and material selections, and adaptations of engineering alternatives under limited supervision

  • Efficiently employs standard techniques, procedures, and criteria while developing advanced methods to improve efficiency

Minimum Requirements

  • 7+ years of civil designing experience

  • Demonstrated proficiency with AutoCAD and/or Civil3D designs for civil engineering related projects including grading, roadway, stormwater, and pipe networks

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  • Strong organizational, technical, and communications skills

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

Preferred Qualifications

  • High School diploma preferred

  • Commitment to working efficiently to complete tasks within allotted schedule constraints

  • Proficiency with interdisciplinary and utility coordination for general site development

  • Familiarity with AutoCAD Civil 3D, WaterCAD and similar modeling software

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

Business Line Energy

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 196517BR

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.