The Amec Foster Wheeler Portland Design Center is seeking a CADD technician specializing in Civil / Environmental design. The Portland Design Center is a multi-disciplinary engineering / architecture team with 75 engineers, architects, surveyors, designers and support staff. Amec Foster Wheeler offers the opportunity to work on technically challenging projects for a wide range of clients throughout the US from the relaxed environment of a small, vibrant city.
Projects include design and design-build for environmental / remediation, industrial, commercial, federal and institutional facilities and energy engineering.
Key Qualifications / Responsibilities
Work within multidiscipline design teams on wide variety of civil, civil / environmental and A / E projects, including site development, infrastructure, landfills, stream restoration, soil and groundwater remediation
Civil CAD / Design and CAD support relative to grading, infrastructure and stormwater design
Understanding of erosion and sediment control and stormwater design
Preparation of civil / environmental engineering construction and permitting drawings
Develop surface models, pipe networks and earthwork quantities using AutoCAD Civil3D
Understanding of coordinate geometry and land surveying
Drawing production and engineering support of documents for local, state and federal permits
Interact with coworkers, project teams and coordination with remote offices
Conduct work in a professional and ethical manner
Excellent interpersonal skills
Implementation of varying client CAD standards
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Attention to detail
Strong computer skills
Strong work ethic
Skills / Qualifications
AA degree, technical diploma or vocational training and 5+ years of experience preferred
Entry level candidates with some exposure to following requirements will also be considered.
Demonstrated advanced AutoCAD skills
Ability to prepare design engineering drawings and management digital files associated with CAD / Civil 3d
AutoCAD Civil3D knowledge and experience
Must be fluent in the latest versions of AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3d
Experience in Bentley Microstation is value added
Experience in GIS is value added
Demonstrated project setup skills and familiarity with standard industry practices
Ability to work with and take direction from Architects, Engineers and Project Managers
Must be familiar with National CAD standards and implement them on projects
Drafting / CAD knowledge of other disciplines is a plus, i.e. Architecture, Civil, Structural
Ability to read, comprehend, and prepare construction drawings, understanding of technical specifications is value added
Excellent communication, both verbal and written, and organizational abilities
Willingness to accept responsibility and additional support tasks
Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours if / as required
Valid driver’s license and insurable driving record
Must pass drug test, physical, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy.
Majority of work is completed in office / administrative environment, may involve exerting up to 10 pounds of force occasionally and / or a negligible amount of force frequently to move objects, including the human body.
Close, distance, and peripheral vision and normal auditory function.
License / Certification Requirements
AA degree, technical diploma or vocational training and 5+ years of experience
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.
About Amec Foster Wheeler Environment and Infrastructure Inc.
Amec Foster Wheeler (www.amecfw.com) designs, delivers and maintains strategic and complex assets for its customers across the global energy and related sectors.Employing around 36,000 people in more than 55 countries and with 2015 revenues of £5.5 billion, the company operates across the oil and gas industry – from production through to refining, processing and distribution of derivative products... – and in the mining, clean energy, power generation, pharma, environment and infrastructure markets. Amec Foster Wheeler offers full life-cycle services to offshore and onshore oil and gas projects (conventional and unconventional, upstream, midstream and downstream) for greenfield, brownfield and asset support projects, plus leading refining technology. Amec Foster Wheeler shares are publicly traded on the London Stock Exchange and its American Depositary Shares are traded on the New York Stock Exchange. Both trade under the ticker AMFW.