Moffatt & Nichol is actively searching for a CAD Technician to join our Panama or Bogota, Colombia office. The CAD Technician will design and draft detailed drawings using AutoCAD and Civil 3D for use in planning, permitting and construction of civil / structural infrastructure projects.
Our ideal candidate would be a detail-oriented, analytical thinker, with the ability to work independently.
Duties and responsibilities
Transform initial rough designs and mark-ups’ into finished working documents.
Draft detailed drawings of structures and installations such as cargo terminals, breakwaters, marinas, wharfs, bulkhead walls and shoreline construction (beaches, revetments, dikes and jetties.)
Compute volumes of excavations and fill for dredging and earthmoving projects.
Review engineering drawings to ensure adherence to established standards.
Assist designers and senior technicians with preparation and review of engineering drawing packages.
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job.
Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice.
Associates Degree in design and / or construction
5 years proven work experience with Auto CAD, Autodesk Civil 3D required
Proven working knowledge of : Civil site development (, surfaces, volume calculations, sections, profiles, corridors, pipe networks, alignments and quantity take-offs)Structural steel materials (, S & M shapes;
channels; angles; pipe piles, etc.) and reinforcement and detailing in concrete structures Engineering design principles and construction methods CAD standards
Excellent communication skills and the ability to work in a team environment
Knowledge of Microsoft office Suite (Excel advanced knowledge preferred)
The ability to meet deadlines while performing under pressure
Successful experience working in a dynamic environment with multiple project responsibilities
Software / Technical Skills :
Civil 3D (required)
Revit (a strong plus)
ArcGIS (a strong plus)
Moffatt & Nichol is a global infrastructure advisory firm of 800+ employees in 40+ offices and 7 countries. We provide practical solutions to clients in the marine terminal, transportation, energy, environmental, federal, and urban development markets around the world.
We are a multidiscipline professional services firm with specialized expertise in structural, coastal, and civil engineering;
environmental sciences; economics analysis; inspection and rehabilitation; and program management solutions.
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