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Stantec CAD Technician in Rochelle Park, New Jersey

We create great places and the connections that get people and goods moving—whether by car, bus, train, plane, or their own two feet. Working within the context of the communities we serve, we provide planning, engineering, and infrastructure management services that fit the needs of our clients and improve the overall transportation experience. Join our team and help us keep communities connected.

Your Opportunity

Stantec is seeking talented CAD Technician to join our Transportation Electrical Infrastructure team in Rochelle Park, NJ. This is a great opportunity for a motivated, energetic individual who wants to challenge their abilities in a dynamic work environment.

Your technical knowledge and team-focused approach will enhance our mission to set the standard in our field for exceptional client service and professional excellence, as we grow to better serve clients, communities and provide greater opportunities for employees. You will have the opportunity to work as part of a team of engineers and technicians on multiple projects for a range of public and private sector clients.

Your Key Responsibilities

  • As an integral member of the transportation team, the CAD Technician produces construction documents to fulfill clients’ goals. This position may also be responsible to QA/QC construction documents, provide design ideas and solutions, archive files and maintain electronic records per company and client standards, and train or mentor other CAD Designers/Operators.

  • Relevant basic drawing elements for this position include, but are not limited to, wiring diagrams, lighting and electrical equipment layouts, equipment elevations, panel schedules, and electrical construction details. Relevant projects may include, but are not limited to, roadway lighting, architectural lighting, electrical distribution, parks, airports, transit, and renewable energy.

  • Create, maintain, and edit design drawings and construction plans as required utilizing Microstation and Autodesk software packages.

  • Preparing high quality plans by utilizing engineering calculations, notes, sketches, etc. as prepared by engineers.

  • Streamline production processes by creating templates including standard drawings, detail, and templates for various agencies, clients, and localities.

  • Troubleshoot CAD software problems such as, printing, text problems, lineweights, batch plots, and reference alignment issues.

  • Maintain CAD folders, file naming, and drawing information in compliance with client and Stantec standards.

Your Capabilities and Credentials

  • Relevant software programs may include MicroStation, InRoads, REVIT, Bluebeam, Adobe Acrobat.

  • Knowledge and skills required includes codes and design requirements specific to local geographic market.

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite.

  • Developing cooperative skills in working efficiently with a team.

  • Ability to work efficiently in a high-volume, deadline-driven environment.

  • Strong organizational skills, along with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments

Education and Experience

  • 4-8 years of experience utilizing AutoCAD and/or Microstation software for an Architectural/Engineering consulting firm.

  • A.A.S. or B.S. in Drafting/Design or equivalent from an accredited college or technical school or equivalent experience or accreditation, preferred.

  • Autodesk Certification, preferred.

  • Bentley Microstation Certification, preferred.

Typical office environment working with computers at a desk for long periods of time.

This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.

Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.

Job: Computer-Aided Design (CAD)

Primary Location: United States-New Jersey-Rochelle Park

Employee Status: Regular

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: No

Schedule: Full-time

Req ID: 200001LH