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AECOM Hydraulics and Drainage CAD Technician in Madrid, Spain

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. Join us and let’s get started.

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About Enterprise Capabilities

Enterprise Capabilities is a service-led organization within AECOM enabling access to a global talent pool. With offices in India, China, Spain, Poland, Romania, the Philippines, and South Africa, our teams of technical professionals provide around the clock project support helping AECOM teams around the world to deliver faster, smarter and better. EC supports AECOM’s ability to work as one global team by standardizing design processes, deploying collaboration technologies, and utilizing a connected network of technical expertise. By joining EC, you have the unique opportunity to work on AECOM’s monumental projects located around the world, contributing to our mission of delivering a better world.

We are currently recruiting a H&D C AD Technician for Civil Infrastructure designs of a wide variety of projects, including, but not limited to roadways, railways, drainage, stormwater, sewer, pipe networks, etc. to join our busy and expanding experienced team. The team provides assessment, concept, feasibility, preliminary and detailed designs on a wide range of projects. Our group has an established track record of successfully delivering civil engineering design for many years, throughout the USA and Australia, not to mention Canada or the Middle East. You may have the opportunity to work on some of the most iconic Transportation and Water projects, being part of a diverse and multicultural team. It can be a great opportunity for a CAD Technician that wants to boost his/her professional career on Civil Infrastructure drafting on an international environment, with a great opportunity to learn new Digital software platforms.

The responsibilities of this role include:

  • Analyzes and adheres to the project CAD standards.

  • Prepares finished design drawings from sketches, notes and layout details in CAD 2D and 3D.

  • Works in engineering project collaboration software platforms (i.e., ProjectWise, BIM360).

  • Self-checks drawings for quality assurance, following the QAQC procedure in force in the project.

  • Works in a team-based environment that involves coordination with colleagues based in different offices.

  • Performs the responsibilities under limited supervision.

  • Exceptional interpersonal skills and personal resilience to working to strict timelines/different styles of leadership.


Minimum Requirements

  • +5 years of experience working as CAD Technician on hydraulics or drainage projects.

  • Expert in the use of CAD software (preferable AutoCAD and/or MicroStation). Software accreditation will be considered favorable.

  • Working experience in modelling using Autodesk Civil 3D or Bentley OpenRoads Designer will be considered favorable.

  • Experienced using common data environments Autodesk Construction Cloud (BIM360) and Bentley ProjectWise.

  • Communicative level of English (oral and written).

  • Experience working for clients in the USA, Canada and Australia will be considered favorable.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Certificated in a drafting technology Institute, Technical or similar Professional Education or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education.

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: J10088079

Business Line: Water

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: Enterprise Capabilities

Career Area: Digital & Engineering Technology

Work Location Model: Hybrid