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Senior CAD Technician

  • Job reference: NA-002338
  • Sector: Construction, Infrastructure, Urban Development
  • Location: Melbourne
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SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business is one of the world’s most respected design, engineering and project management consultancies.  SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business 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.


SNC-Lavalin’s Atkins business was ranked as the world’s 11th largest global design firm by ENR in 2016 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 Melbourne, FL Civil Group as a Senior CAD Technician

Major Function/Role:
  • Under general supervision, provides sophistication and expertise in the performance of computer-assisted design to support civil site development and infrastructure engineering services of the company.
  • Applies engineering fundamentals to engineering design; and production of drawings in support of engineering projects.
Job Duties:
  • This position is for a site civil CAD technician.
  • Specific skills include site civil drafting including using AutoCAD Civil 3-D for construction plan development.
  • The candidate will be familiar and efficient at site geometry, grading and utility plan sheets, sections, details, profiles. Able to create construction plan sets based on direction PM and collaboration with the design team.
  • Familiar with agency design requirements and experienced with code research to validate design components.
  • Performs varied and complex computer-aided drafting and independent design work.
  • Work involves analytical ability for handling technical details, such as using mathematical formulas, interpreting simi-complex ordinances and specifications, and analyzing design requirements.
  • Incumbents at this level exhibit a high degree of sophistication and expertise both in design work and equipment knowledge.

Education and Experience:
  • High school diploma (or equivalent) plus twelve years related experience OR an Associates Degree in a related technical field plus ten years related experience is required.
  • Strong knowledge of state and local codes and ordinances, design input 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 CAD production technologies required.
Professional Registrations:
  • Must be a member of AutoCAD User Groups (AUGI)
Additional Requirements:

Our team consists of people who are committed to client and team service. We understand the importance of communication, innovation and continuous Improvement. We also live by the highest standards of professionalism, quality, and teamwork. If that sounds like you too, then come join us!


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  here:

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