• Senior CAD Technician

    Location US-WA-Redmond
    Posted Date 5 months ago(11/20/2017 5:54 PM)
    Job ID
    Area of Interest
    EN - Information Management and Graphics
    Job Type
    Full Time
    # of Positions
    Education (Minimum)
    Technical Diploma
    Experience (Years)
  • Job Responsibilities

    As a global, employee-owned organisation with over 50 years of experience, Golder Associates is driven by our purpose to engineer earth’s development while preserving earth’s integrity. From more than 170 offices worldwide, our over 7000 employees deliver solutions that help our clients achieve their sustainable development goals by providing a wide range of independent consulting, design and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment and energy.


    Golder Associates Inc. is currently seeking a Sr. CAD Technician for the Redmond, Washington office.


    The successful candidate will be expected to:


    • Work closely with the various ground engineering disciplines including mine and storm water design, by providing engineering 2D and 3D drafting and design services,
    • Prepare engineering plans, profiles, sections and details, for design, tender, construction and as-constructed drawing sets; and figures for proposals, reports and presentations,
    • Compile and/or Model 3D surfaces representing various ground engineering features such as graded terrain, tailings depositions, haul roads, dams, open pits, quarries, landfills, channels and ponds,
    • Perform volume calculations and perform QA/QC procedures,
    • Be skilled in Civil 3D methods of plan production,
    • Possess a strong understanding of storm water systems,
    • Be well versed in BIM/CIM processes.

    Job Requirements

    The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and qualifications:

    • 3 years (minimum) experience with Autodesk products,
    • Diploma, Certificate or Degree from an accredited College or University (Construction Management, Applied Sciences, Graphics Art/Design, CAD/Engineering Technology, etc.), or equivalent.
    • Practical knowledge of an efficient production environment of the following primary software is essential: AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, Navisworks and Microsoft Office,
    • Strong oral and written communication skills,
    • Strong organizational skills and detail-oriented,
    • Good problem solving and the ability to identify alternative solutions,
    • Quick to consult with peers to solve problems efficiently,
    • Strong sense and commitment to CAD standards and procedures,
    • Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure,
    • Ability to work with remote teams.


    Additional Skills:


    The preferred candidate may possess some or all of the following skills:

    • Landfill design experience,
    • Storm water design experience
    • Mechanical design experience including process piping,
    • Experience with AutoCAD Plant 3D, P&ID or Mechanical Desktop,
    • Pipe design experience,
    • Field construction experience.


    Our staff benefit from:

    • An option to purchase shares in Golder Associates
    • Career and personal development opportunities and support of personal growth
    • Employee mentoring program
    • Competitive benefits and remuneration packages

    Golder Associates Statement

    Golder Associates Inc. is a drug free employer and undertakes drug and alcohol testing as allowed by law and pursuant to its Drug Free Workplace Policy.    All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.

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