CAD Designer at Stantec

Posted in Other 26 days ago.

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Location: Fresno, California





Job Description:
We create the connections that get people and goods moving-whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

As a CAD Designer you will work with close guidance and supervision on tasks for large and small projects in a team environment on a variety of Transportation infrastructure projects.

Your Key Responsibilities
  • Prepare plans from various ROW files, including ROI, civil roadway, irrigation and utility design files to create workable microstation files for Surveyors to produce appraisal maps
  • Perform QA/QC of client DGN lime work when appraisal maps are produced
  • File manipulation and preparation of as-builts for outgrant of easements, JUA, CCUAs
  • Attend meetings with clients
  • Research records to include basic title searches
  • Explain the program/project to affected parties
  • Cost estimating
  • Conduct site inspections as needed
  • Prepare reports
  • Perform and assist with coordinating Right of Way (ROW) activities
  • Take a proactive hands-on role in all types of transportation design projects.
  • Development and production of CAD drawings for a variety of engineering disciplines.
  • Ensure that all project requirements are met.
  • Production and checking of designs and associated reports prior to submission.
  • Liaison with other technical staff and engineers to ensure all work is completed to a high standard with a consistent approach.
  • Calculation of quantities and preparation of cost estimates.
  • Provide assistance to Project Engineers and Project Managers.
  • Comply with Stantec quality management, safety and environmental practices.
  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned

Your Capabilities and Credentials
  • Strong understanding of how to read and interpret complex engineering drawings
  • Understanding of Right of Way (ROW) laws
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proficiency in Microsoft (MS) Office Suite
  • Proficiency in Microstation
  • A strong technical understanding of alignment and design, with the ability to complete conceptual plans, preliminary and detailed designs.
  • Preferably 5 years' experience in Microstation Inroads and CAD Civil 3D (preferred but not required).
  • Caltrans experience a plus.
  • Must have a good driving record and valid Driver's License.

Education and Experience

Technical degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of 5 years of experience.

Typical office environment working with computers at a desk for long periods of time. Field work may include exposure to the elements including inclement weather.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other's talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.