AECOM CIVIL Transportation Lead CADD Designer/Technician in Akron, Ohio

Business Line Transportation

Position Title CIVIL Transportation Lead CADD Designer/Technician

United States of America - Ohio


Job Summary

The Transportation Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and self-motivated Lead Civil Drafter/ Designer for immediate employment in the Akron, Ohio office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate an established career in drafting/design.

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Responsible for serving as primary departmental resource for CAD drafting at the project level

  • CAD drafting will be performed in a manner which adheres to accepted engineering practices and standards, as well as company standards

  • Prepare and issue all associated design/drafting packages in coordination with IT support staff

  • Assist in the development, implementation and deployment of CAD drafting and survey standards on a departmental level, as directed

  • Assume primary responsibility for providing a quality work product by checking the work product of associates and assuming both schedule and quality measures

  • Assist in the training and development of less experienced staff

  • This position affords the ability to make an important and meaningful contribution to our projects and our clients

  • The role will provide the opportunity for skill development in many aspects of the profession, as well as opportunities for increased responsibility, challenges and project management

Minimum Requirements

  • 7+ years of relevant civil drafting or design experience

  • Under general direction, provided advanced drafting and design services by preparing and maintaining prints, maps, and engineering design drawings

  • Ability to work closely with design professionals at a project level with minimal supervision

  • Ability to work in a team environment, using time management and multi-tasking skills

  • Experience with ODOT and/or OTIC design policies, procedures, and requirements

  • Advanced technical knowledge of drafting techniques and training in CAD and spreadsheet software

  • AutoCAD, Bentley Microstation, and/or InRoads experience

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

  • Good interpersonal skills, good command of the English language both, verbally and written, the ability to express thoughts clearly, good time management skills, and a good attitude towards work

  • Must possess a valid driver’s license

  • Due to the nature of this work, qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test

  • Due to the nature of this work, U.S. citizenship is required

Preferred Qualifications

  • Associates’ degree or completion of technical trade school courses, or equivalent experience

  • 10+ years of relevant civil drafting or design experience

What We Offer

At AECOM, employee’s safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM’s Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.


Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 168424BR