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Serpentine Pavilion

Fusing art, architecture and engineering

Designed by Diébédo Francis Kéré

United Kingdom

Good engineering is about observing, questioning and communicating to truly understand what’s at the heart of each project.

Amy Koerbel

Structural Designer, Buildings + Places

Moses Mabidha Stadium

Focusing on legacy, culture and location

South Africa

Contributing to projects that meld awe-inspiring design with economic and civic benefits is the ultimate career satisfaction.

Tim Ter Haar

Managing Director, Buildings + Places

Bloomberg European Headquarters

Encouraging cooperation and collaboration

United Kingdom

Our in-house expertise and wealth of knowledge across disciplines enable delivery of the most complex projects.

Coralie Soudee

Associate, Commercial Cost Management

Taizhou Bridge

Connecting with long-span suspension

China

In my work, I cross vast continents in search of new frontiers in bridge engineering. Bridges connect people and places, both physically and emotionally.

Dr. Robin Sham, CBE

Managing Director, Transportation

Connected and Automated Vehicles

Expanding mobility options

United States

We must consider the possible and not be limited by the tools and solutions available today. Our imagination and technical skills drive our solutions.

Veronica Siranosian

Director, AECOM Ventures

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Job Information

AECOM Civil Drafter / Designer in Columbus, Ohio

United States of America - Ohio, Columbus

Job Summary

The Transportation Business Line of AECOM is actively seeking a highly talented and self-motivated Civil Drafter/ Designer for immediate employment in the Columbus, Ohio office. The appropriately qualified applicant will be able to demonstrate the ability to work closely with design professionals at a project level with minimal supervision and the ability to work in a team environment, using time management and multi-tasking skills.

About AECOM

At AECOM, 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.

We take on the most complex challenges and pioneer innovative, iconic solutions that push the limits of what’s possible – the world’s longest cable-stayed bridge, record-breaking sports events, the largest greenfield port development mega project, life-sustaining disaster recovery programs, and the tallest tower in the Western Hemisphere.

On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, energy and the environment, we deliver professional services throughout the project lifecycle.

We are proud to be recognized for excellence:

  • Named one of Fortune magazine's "World's Most Admired Companies" for the sixth consecutive year

  • Ranked #1 in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 200 Environmental Firms”

  • Ranked #1 in Transportation and General Building in Engineering News-Record’s 2020 “Top 500 Design Firms”

  • VIQTORY 2020 Military Friendly® Gold Employer

About DCS—Transportation

As populations grow, so do demands for safe, expedient and cost-effective transportation. Our Transportation business line partners with clients around the world to build, modernize and expand transportation infrastructure and deliver advanced mobility solutions to carry our communities into the future — safely, equitably and reliably.

We combine our extensive planning, design, construction and asset management experience with advanced technologies and innovations to help our public and private clients restore or replace their aging transportation infrastructure, and find smarter, more effective ways to move people and goods across our cities, countries and continents.

Our integrated approach and social responsibility have earned us the trust of local municipalities, government agencies, commercial clients and public-private partnerships. Our expertise and global reach enable us to deliver high-quality solutions for our clients that pave the way for long-lasting benefits to society.

Role Responsibilities:

  • This position will be 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 junior 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

The candidate can look forward to projects including:

  • Intersection and Interchange Improvement Plans

  • Interstate Reconstruction Plans

  • Urban and Rural Roadway Improvement Plans

  • Traffic Control Plans

  • Maintenance of Traffic Plans

  • Drainage and Stormwater BMP Design

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma + 4 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

Preferred Qualifications

  • Working knowledge of Autodesk Civil3D and/or Bentley OpenRoads and experience with MS 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.

  • Valid driver's license required.

  • Qualified applicants who are offered a position must pass a pre-employment substance abuse test.

  • Extensive previous design experience :

  • Intersection and Interchange Improvement Plans

  • Interstate Reconstruction Plans

  • Urban and Rural Roadway Improvement Plans

  • Traffic Control Plans

  • Maintenance of Traffic Plans

  • Drainage and Stormwater BMP Design

Additional Information:

  • This position does not include sponsorship for United States work authorization.

  • Relocation assistance is not provided for this role.

What We Offer

When you join AECOM, you become part of a company that is pioneering the future. Our teams around the world are involved in some of the most cutting-edge and innovative projects and programs of our time, addressing the big challenges of today and shaping the built environment for generations to come. We ensure a workplace that encourages growth, flexibility and creativity, as well as a company culture that champions inclusion, diversity and overall employee well-being through programs supported by company leadership. Our core values define who we are, how we act and what we aspire to, which comes down to not only delivering a better world, but working to “make amazing happen” in each neighborhood, community and city we touch. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Transportation

Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 256279BR

Virtual: No

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.

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