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CAD Technician



Software Engineering
San Antonio, TX, USA
Posted on Wednesday, May 8, 2024
CAD Technician - (179369)

At HDR, our employee-owners are fully engaged in creating a welcoming environment where each of us is valued and respected, a place where everyone is empowered to bring their authentic selves and novel ideas to work every day. As we work to weave diversity, equity, and inclusion into our work and foster a sense of belonging throughout the company and within our communities, we constantly ask ourselves: What is our impact on the world?

Watch Our Story:' https://www.hdrinc.com/our-story'

Each and every role throughout our organization makes a difference in our ability to change the world for the better. Read further to learn how you could help make great things possible not only in your community, but around the world.

In the role of CAD Technician, we'll count on you to:
  • Produce highway, roadway, and civil site drawings, layouts, sketches, maps and graphic representations of engineering designs by hand or using computer-aided design software, with occasional assistance from supervisor or others
  • Conduct field investigations and inspections as needed
  • Participate in BIM development and help lead technical training sessions for the group
  • Work for a specific discipline, under the direct supervision of an Architect/Engineer, or other technical professional
  • Assist in the development of the discipline model, with direct from the Digital Design, Architectural, or Engineering staff
  • Responsible for assisting with the creation of the discipline model, systems, content, and overall digital delivery output fore that discipline
  • Accurately model the BIM elements in the correct special constraints of the modeling environment, using the current 3D software
  • Prepare detailed drawings, layouts, & diagrams of the design using the current 3D software
  • Maintain the discipline model including project information, coordinates, scales, orientations, scope boundaries, match-lines, views, and sheets
  • Produce discipline specific documentation with accurate annotations on all modeling output
  • Perform other duties as needed

Preferred Qualifications

  • Preference given to candidates that are local
  • 2 years’ experience in civil design
  • Knowledge of Bentley Microstation civil design software
  • Associate degree in Civil Engineering Technology preferred
Required Qualifications
  • Technically qualified with 3D design software and document management infrastructure
  • Competency of Microsoft Office products and communication tools
  • Excellent communication skills, attention to detail, and organizational traits are essential
  • Basic understanding of engineering or architectural concepts

What We Believe
HDR is our company. Together, we build on each other's life experiences and perspectives to make great things possible every day. This shapes our collaborative culture, encourages organizational trust and connects us closer to the clients and communities we serve.

Our Commitment
As employee owners, we all have a role in creating an inclusive environment where each of us is welcomed, valued, respected and empowered to bring our authentic selves to work every day.

Our eight Employee Network Groups (Asian Pacific, Black, Hispanic/Latino(a), LGBTQ+, People with Disabilities, Veterans, Women, Young Professionals) help create a sense of belonging and foster a supportive environment where everyone is empowered to engage and contribute. Each group has an executive sponsor and is open to all employees.

Primary Location

: United States-Texas-San Antonio


: Highway + Road


: Full-time

Employee Status

: Regular
BusinessClass: Highways

Job Posting

: May 8, 2024