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Aviation Civil CAD Designer

  • Job reference: NA-001446
  • Sector: Aviation, Transportation
  • Location: Houston
Atkins has been providing infrastructure planning, engineering, construction, environmental consulting, urban planning, architecture, and program management services to public and private clients across the United States for more than 50 years.


 

Globally, Atkins is the largest UK-based engineering and design consultancy and one of the world's largest design firms with nearly 18,000 employees worldwide. We have the depth and breadth of expertise to respond to the most technically challenging and time-critical infrastructure projects and the urgent transition to a low-carbon economy.


 

Atkins seeks an energetic and highly motivated self-starter to join our Houston, Texas Aviation Group as an Aviation Civil CAD Designer. 


 

MAJOR ROLE/FUNCTION:

Under general supervision, provides a high degree of sophistication and expertise in the performance of varied and highly complex computer-assisted drafting and design work to support the technical services of the company. Performs independent design work on AutoCAD with Civil3D. Plan set compilation, CAD workflow management and assisting others to maintain client and corporate CAD standards are crucial to the performance of the position.


 

JOB DUTIES:


Performs varied and highly complex computer-aided drafting and independent design work. Incumbents at this level regularly exercise judgment and exhibit a high degree of sophistication and expertise both in design work and equipment knowledge and utilization. Work involves analytical ability for handling technical details, such a using mathematical formulas, interpreting semi-complex ordinances and specifications, and analyzing design requirements.



EDUCATION/EXPERIENCE:


College degree in related technical field. CAD training required. Generally requires minimum six years of related experience in a combination of technician and/or CAD technician or designer positions. May also require experience in the particular discipline supported. Strong knowledge of sat and local codes and ordinances, design inputs codes and standards.



SPECIAL SKILLS:



Excellent technical judgment and interpersonal skills; ability to work independently and to give work direction to others. Strong math skill, manual dexterity and computer user skills required. Expertise in AutoCAD production technologies required.


AutoCAD 2016/2017 with previous Civil 3D design modeling experience required.




 

Atkins offers its employees a robust rewards package which includes: a competitive salary; a broad benefits package including medical/RX, dental, vision, life, disability, legal, hospitalization and other valuable voluntary options; generous time-off programs; flexible work schedules; 401(k) with employer match; professional and career development opportunities through our corporate university, as well as a highly-regarded tuition reimbursement program; and an unmatched culture focused on client-service, quality, and tireless pursuit of excellence in all we do. Atkins is an equal opportunity, drug-free employer committed to diversity in the workplace. EOE/Minorities/Females/Vet/Disability.

 

 

Please  view  Atkins  Equal  Opportunity  Statement.

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