CAD Tech (Bridge Design)

Clark, New Jersey
21 Nov 2016
03 Feb 2017
BI 00017M
Contract Type
Full Time
The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client's local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Our Clark, NJ team is looking to add an entry level drafting/designer who will perform routine drafting assignments within company and industry standards and codes. Detailed drawings and verbal instructions are used as a means of data and information to perform these assignments. Works independently with guidance and support from Project Managers and/or Engineers. The CADD technician will work on a variety of projects pertaining to highway/transportation design.

Duties and Responsibilities

• Develop PS&E and schematic plans for structural bridge projects that meet current design standards.

• Recommends minor design changes to engineers.

• Works closely with other CADD staff, Engineers, and Project Managers to obtain project information and ensure drawings are accurate and complete.

• May prepare cost and quantity estimates.

• Complies with Jacobs' quality procedures and manuals.

• Performs other duties as assigned.

• High school or technical school training with courses in computer-aided drafting or equivalent experience is required

• At least 1 year of computer aided drafting experience (CADD) is required

• At least 1 years of mechanical drawing design on projects is preferred

• At least 1 year designing with Microstation and GEOPAK or equivalent applications is preferred

• InRoads, BIM and PowerPoint experience is preferred

At Jacobs, we help prepare people for new opportunities and challenges. With positions at every level, openings in multiple disciplines, expertise in a range of markets and offices around the globe, we create an environment where you can learn, grow, and thrive. From our competitive benefits program to our Health and Safety initiative of Beyond Zero workplace injuries, we believe that you'll find a flourishing career here at Jacobs.