Stantec Transmission and Distribution CAD Specialist in Denver, Colorado
Join a team that does more than generate and deliver electricity through its work; join a team that powers growth and advances communities. Seeing beyond the project at hand, you’ll work with us to advance the industry and build your career. We operate with the strength of a $3B company and have the agility of a specialized power group, and work on some of the most challenging and cutting-edge projects around the world. Whether helping to define microgrids, pushing the boundaries on clean energy or grid modernization, you’ll find yourself working with leaders in transmission & distribution, thermal generation, and renewable energy in one of the world’s top 10 design firms, broadening your skills and developing your career.
As a CAD Specialist you will work with close guidance and supervision on tasks for large projects in a team environment on a variety of Power projects including Transmission and Distribution.
Your Key Responsibilities
Uses knowledge of tools and drafting to complete assigned tasks including 2D and 3D model development, completing design changes, general arrangement drawing production, redlining, plotting, and drafting using CAD platforms including AutoCAD and MicroStation. Be able to mentor and develop junior level drafter.
Performs thorough quality control (QA/QC) of documentation and print work for standards compliance, discipline engineering to ensure comments/markups have been addressed.
Will work closely with engineers and senior designers on assigned projects.
Coordinates submittals for clients, governmental agencies, permitting agencies, etc. for reviews, approvals, and other milestones.
Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned.
Your Capabilities and Credentials
Ability to work with others on large complex projects.
Working knowledge of codes and design requirements specific to local geographic market. Experience with SDG&E and PG&E is a plus.
Ability to solve problems using sound professional judgment, creativity, and innovation.
Working knowledge of ProjectWise is desired.
Proficient with Microsoft (MS) Office Suite, Adobe Acrobat Pro, and Bluebeam.
Experience working with schematic diagrams, wiring diagrams, single-line diagrams, layout and elevation diagrams.
Able to work under and meet tight deadlines.
Effective written and verbal communication skills.
Strong organizational skills, along with the ability to prioritize multiple tasks and demonstrate a flexible approach to work assignments.
Education and Experience
Technical degree/diploma/certificate or equivalent in related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Minimum of 5 years of experience without equivalent formal education.
Typical office environment working with computers at a desk for long periods of time.
This description is not a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that may be required of the employee and other duties, responsibilities and activities may be assigned or may be changed at any time with or without notice.
Stantec is a place where the best and brightest come to build on each other’s talents, do exciting work, and make an impact on the world around us. Join us and redefine your personal best.
Job: Civil Engineering Technician/Technologist
Primary Location: United States-California-San Diego
Other Locations: United States-Utah-Salt Lake City, United States-Colorado-Denver
Job Level: Individual Contributor
Req ID: 200001VQ
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