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Civil CAD Technician II

  • Job reference: NA-001451
  • Sector: Construction, Infrastructure, Urban Development
  • Location: Austin
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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 Austin, TX Civil Group as a Civil CAD Technician II (Land Development).


Under supervision, provides competency in computer-assisted drafting to support the technical services of the company.

  • Uses CAD system to enter the required data, such as precise measurements and commands, in order to generate construction drawings, renderings, report graphics and other digital images.
  • Prepares layouts, drawings and designs from detailed sketches and/or drawings made by technicians, designers or technical professionals, converting paper documents into computerized files.
  • Uses CAD to redesign, modify, or otherwise edit existing design.
  • Makes minor mathematical calculations.
  • Checks final drawing to verify completeness, clarity and accuracy of drawing.
  • Operates plotter to transfer developed drawings to an appropriate medium.
  • Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.

  • High school diploma (or equivalent) plus six years related experience OR an Associates Degree in a related technical field plus four years related experience is require
  • With input and direction from the project engineer and/or senior CAD Designer, must be able to use Civil 3D software help produce plan and profile sheets for streets, roadways, waterlines, sewer lines, storm drains and related facilities.
  • Must also be able to use Civil 3D to help produce site grading plans, parking lot plans, and retention/detention facilities.
  • Understanding of applicable local design standards, details and specifications a plus.
  • Experience with Civil 3D pipe networks and/or corridors a plus.
  • Experience working with school districts, architects and/or municipalities a plus.
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.

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