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AECOM Civil Infrastructure CAD Manager in Christchurch, New Zealand

Company Description

At AECOM, we’re delivering a better world.

We believe infrastructure creates opportunity for everyone. Whether it’s improving your commute, keeping the lights on, providing access to clean water or transforming skylines, our work helps people and communities thrive.

Our clients trust us to bring together the best people, ideas, technical expertise and digital solutions to our work in transportation, buildings, water, the environment and new energy. We’re one global team – 47,000 strong – driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world.

Here, you will have freedom to grow in a world of opportunity.

We will give you the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

We will encourage you to grow and develop your career with us through our technical and professional development programs and diverse career opportunities. We believe in leadership at all levels. No matter where you sit in the organization you can make a lasting impact on the projects you work on, the teams and committees you join and our business.

We offer competitive pay and benefits, well-being programs to support you and your family, and the development resources you need to advance your career.

When you join us, you will connect and collaborate with a global network of experts – planners, designers, engineers, scientists, consultants, program and construction managers – leading the change toward a more sustainable and equitable future.

Job Description

The Opportunity

Put your innovative thinking and technical skills into high gear.

As our CAD Manager, you will be an integral part of the strategic decisions in the delivery of our work across the Civil Infrastructure (Rail, Highways, Water, Aviation) business.

You will also work with peers from around the world to drive continuous improvement and innovation in our digital delivery systems and processes, and be provided with the opportunity to upskill in the digital engineering delivery space.


About You

We are looking for an individual who has demonstrated leadership in CAD management, who is able take a proactive approach to the administration of CAD standards, understand the needs of design teams and coordinate delivery appropriately. You will be able to self-manage and apply a flexible approach to meeting client needs undertaking CAD work when capacity allows and/or needs to be done at short notice.

Minimum Requirements

  • 7+ years relevant experience with a tertiary qualification in engineering, design or a related field

  • Demonstrated experience in managing the delivery requirements of complex projects (including project resources, CAD standards, quality assurance and coordination with offshore design centres)

  • Strong Leader with excellent interpersonal skills, who is able to work with and support staff

  • Understanding of digital workflows with proficiency in AutoCAD

  • Client focused (both internal and external clients).

Desirable Technical Experience

  • Knowledge of current Digital Engineering software solutions (with a focus on Civil Infrastructure design) such as Civil 3D, 12D, Navisworks, ArcGIS and OpenRoads.

  • Knowledge of collaboration platforms such as ProjectWise, BIM 360 Docs, Autodesk Construction Cloud, Revizto

  • Understanding of BIM processes that align with the NZ BIM Handbook and ISO 19650

  • Knowledge of integration between Asset Management Systems, BIM, and GIS.

Additional Information

With infrastructure investment accelerating worldwide, our services are in great demand, and there’s never been a better time to be at AECOM! Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Join us and let’s get started.

ReqID: J10074627

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: ANZ

Career Area: Digital & Engineering Technology

Work Location Model: Hybrid