Burns & McDonnell Staff Drafting Technician - Transportation in Dallas, Texas
Burns & McDonnell is looking for a Drafting Technician join the Transportation Global Practice in Dallas, Texas. Burns & McDonnell is a 100% employee-owned firm that is consistently named one of the Best Companies to Work for in Texas. The chosen candidate will work under the guidance of experienced engineers and designers in each of our transportation subgroups: highway, rail, bridge, and drainage.
The Drafting Technician will work in an integrated design team to perform the following duties:
Assist technical teams of designers and engineers to produce quality construction documents for our clients
Assist in developing computer-aided drafting design solutions and documentation
Adhere to company and client drafting standards and procedures
Prepare new engineering drawings of basic components from specific sketches or layouts
Revise existing engineering drawings per the project’s specific need
Assist in continuous drafting detail improvement efforts
Research solutions to project concerns and present solutions to design-related problems
Provide support to entry level staff
Demonstrate leadership skills in achieving the Vision & Values of the Transportation Global Practice
Assist in all other duties as assigned
An Ideal Candidate is Someone Who:
Shows strong analytical & problem-solving skills
Prioritizes the ability to meet deadlines and budget
Portrays excellent verbal and written communication skills
Characterizes the eagerness to learn, grow, and develop within the field
Associate degree in Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Minimum 1 to 5 years of related experience
Basic level of experience in CADD plan production for Texas Department of Transportation (TxDOT) preferred
Basic knowledge and experience in multiple CADD programs such as:
Power GeoPAK & OpenRoads
AutoCAD & Civil 3D
Basic knowledge and experience in Microsoft Office programs such as:
Basic knowledge and experience in portable document format (PDF) programs such as:
Job Computer Aided Drafting & Design
Primary Location US-TX-Dallas
Other Locations US-TX-Austin
Travel: Yes, 15 % of the Time
About Burns & McDonnell
Burns & McDonnell is making the world a better place every day. When we take on some of the world’s toughest challenges, we’re putting the industry’s best thinking to work, striving to create amazing success for our clients and amazing careers for our employee-owners. Our staff of more than 7,000 engineers, architects, construction professionals, scientists, consultants and business professionals is constantly growing.
We have offices and projects across the U.S. and around the globe. We are proud to rank among FORTUNE magazine’s 100 Best Companies to Work For. Our culture, powered by 100% employee ownership, plays a major role in getting us there. Each employee brings a high level of commitment to every project. Clients have shown their appreciation of this dedication, rewarding us with a 90% repeat business rate and decades-long partnerships. That’s pretty cool for a firm that started as a small engineering consulting shop back in 1898.
At Burns & McDonnell, you’ll have the opportunity to make a difference while fulfilling your personal and professional ambitions. Our entrepreneurial culture lets you guide your destiny and shape the path your career travels. And with hundreds of service specialties, your career and development options are endless.
Are you ready to create amazing?
Burns & McDonnell is an Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Females/Disabled/Veterans
Req ID: 192600