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Senior Technician

  • Job reference: NA-002293
  • Sector: Buildings, Construction, Geomatics
  • Location: Henderson

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 Henderson, Nevada Office as a Senior Technician

 

Major Function/Role:

Under general supervision, provides strong technical skills and experience as a proficient technician to support engineers, planners, architects, surveyors or scientists working in transportation, development, environmental, land surveying or other technical services of the company.

 

Job Duties:

  • Depending on service supported, typical duties may include the following:

  • Selects, interprets, adapts and applies guidelines, precedents and technical principles related to field of specialty, to non-routine and complex problems.

  • Researches and interprets background data and client needs.

  • Conducts on-site observations; monitors and updates schedules and project budgets.

  • May perform basic design calculations and scaling for supervisor's approval and/or make required computations to reduce survey notes utlizing plane geometry/trigonometry.

  • Interprets environmental assssessment findings, evaluates these against EPA standards and/or other established criteria, and writes reports for review by engineer or scientist.

  • Performs a wide variety of complex CAD assignments, applying principes of discipline(s) supported.

  • May develop conceptual design alternatives as required by supervisor or alter final drawings as requested.

  • Assists technical professionals in preparing specifications, writing technical reports, calculating estimated project costs and man-hours, coordinating presentations to clients and performing other professional-level tasks.

  • Performs such other duties as the Supervisor may from time to time deem necessary.



Education and Experience:

High school diploma (or equivalent) plus eight years related experience OR an Associates Degree in a related technical field plus six years related experience is required.

 

Special Skills:

Strong mathematical and analytical skills, plus thorough understanding of discipline supported.

 

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:

http://careers.atkinsglobal.com/File.ashx?path=Root/Documents/north-america-welcome-new-employee/Equal_Opp_Stmt.pdf

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