Overview / Responsibilities Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions has a career opportunity for a CAD Drafter/Technician to join our Topeka, KS team.This is an excellent career opportunity for an enthusiastic and talented individual to join a team of outstanding professionals. This position offers potential for development in a great working environment and the opportunity to apply the latest technology to help our clients solve their most challenging problems. The ideal candidate would possess experience in using Civil Engineering applications in AutoCAD Civil 3D. Key Responsibilities•Will perform primarily civil drafting using AutoCAD including civil site layout, stormwater, water, waste water, roads and streets; May also do some structural CAD drafting•Will create high quality maps and data for reports to support FEMA floodplain mapping and other engineering projects using ESRI suite of products•Prepares drawings and other report documents under direct supervision•Under close supervision, and according to established standards and procedures, performs detailing, redrawing, lettering, and tracing of elementary engineering drawings from given data •Produces finished artwork in the form of flow charts, schedules, organization charts, viewgraphs, site maps, cross sections as well as technical charts, graphs and logs•Prepares detailed drawings, working plans, and presentation graphics from notes, verbal instructions, and rough or detailed sketches•Makes basic engineering computations relative to layout and organization of project•Operating efficiently between CAD software for data conversions•Occasional fieldwork for project data collections•Operates plotter to transfer developed drawings from disk or tape storage to reproducible medium
Skills / Qualifications •Associates degree in related field or vocational training specializing in CAD Drafting or related technical field•Experience using AutoCAD ideally in civil, water, and utility drafting and ideally GIS related experience•AutoCAD training and experience using AutoCAD Civil 3D•ArcGIS, ArcInfo, ArcView, Visual Basic, Word, Excel, and Access a plus•A serious candidate for this challenging opportunity must be: a self-started, require moderate supervision, work well under pressure, perform to schedules and deadlines, possess a good sense of humor and enjoy work•Must possess good organizational, and oral and written communication skills•Must be consistent and highly accurate in their work•Adept in basic document and spreadsheet applications•Ability to work both independently and as part of a team•Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours if required•Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy Physical Demands•Office work with computer•Occasional field workCompany Overview Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion. We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.comDiversity Statement We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.