Senior CADD Technician / Specialist - Land Development

  • Company: Adecco
  • Posted: November 25, 2016
  • Reference ID: 1478584089

A Senior CADD Technician / Specialist - Land Development job is available in Austin, TX courtesy of Adecco Engineering & Technology. In this role you will be responsible for quality assurance / quality control of construction documents, provide design ideas and solutions, as well as, train or mentor other CAD Designers, Operators or Engineers.

This is a direct hire opportunity working for our top client (one of the top 10 firms in the world) - offering a competitive salary, outstanding benefits, and (when applicable) relocation assistance. It is scheduled to start in a couple weeks.

Senior CADD Technician / Specialist - Land Development Responsibilities:

As an integral member of the land development team, the Senior CADD Technician / Specialist - Land Development produces construction documents to fulfill clients' goals. Relevant basic drawing elements for this position include, but are not limited to, surfaces, corridors and utility alignments. Relevant projects may include, but are not limited to, site plans, grading and drainage plans, roadway alignment, plan and profiles, cross sections, traffic control, earthwork calculations, water distribution, sanitary sewer collection systems, storm sewer design, intersection layouts and applicable standard details.

Essential Functions:
Essential functions will include but not limited to the preparation of the following:

Produces construction documents using relevant drafting/design software.
Demonstrates complete understanding of software and how to apply it to company procedures.
Demonstrates understanding of all horizontal/vertical design requirements.
Organizes construction documents from beginning to end with little to minor direction.
Performs specialized work, applying advance skills.
Produces large scale, complex drawings.
Demonstrates understanding of codes and regulatory requirements for design.
Performs thorough quality control of construction documents.
Manages deadlines and prioritize assignments.
Maintains file management of AutoCAD files and other documents.
Communicates effectively with other team members.
Trains and/or mentors CAD staff and entry-level Engineers in company procedures, CAD standards, and software.
Identifies cautions/warnings of designs and provides immediate solutions.
Demonstrates understanding of client, project and team requirements.
Ensures compliance with company CAD standards within the scope of assigned projects.

Typical Duties:
Essential functions will include but not limited to the preparation of the following:

Produces simple site plan layouts with basic direction from engineering staff.
Proficient in cut and fill calculations.
Calculates slopes and inverts (flow lines) of storm sewer and wastewater systems.
Produces and completes basic utility alignments and profiles.
Prepares layout site plans from basic concept to first draft.
Works in conjunction with Engineer on preliminary design of site, grading, water/wastewater layout, storm sewer layout.


Associate's Degree in Drafting/Design or equivalent - required.
5 or more years of relevant experience in linear work such as roads, water and sewer projects.
Proficient user of Civil3D - including grading, pipes, profiles, corridors - required.
Proficient user of AutoCAD Civil3D, GIS, AutoTurn and Adobe Acrobat - preferred.
Knowledge of codes and design requirements specific to local geographic market.
Excellent organizational skills, communication skills, and is able to prioritize.
Ability to work efficiently in a high-volume, deadline-driven environment while maintaining attention to details.

If you are interested in a Senior CADD Technician / Specialist - Land Development job in Austin, Texas then please click APPLY NOW. For other opportunities available at Adecco Engineering and Technology go to If you have questions about the position please contact Amy Alix at (904) 748-6057 or

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