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Date: Jun 16, 2017

Location: Tucson, AZ, US

Company: Golder Associates

CAD Technician

Location: US-AZ-Tucson
Job ID: 2017-13018
Area of Interest: EN - Information Management and Graphics
Job Type: Full Time
# of Positions: 1
Education (Minimum): Technical Diploma
Posted Date: 5/18/2017
Experience (Years): 0

Job Responsibilities:
Golder Associates is a respected, employee-owned, global company providing consulting, design, and construction services in our specialist areas of earth, environment, and the related areas of energy. From 170 offices worldwide, our more than 7,000 employees work with clients to manage their environmental and engineering activities in a technically sound, economically viable, and socially responsible manner.

The Tucson office of Golder Associates is looking for a CAD Technician to assist the professional and technical staff of the various ground engineering disciplines. Candidates must have experience with AutoCAD or Autodesk Civil 3D. Training at an accredited technical school or on-the-job training is a must. Must be able to work independently, as well as on a team. We are a design-intensive office and having a can-do, hands-on approach is a benefit. Desirable CADD skills include manual 2D and 3D drafting with topography, competency with AutoCAD, familiarity with Sheet Sets and the Sheet Set Manager, image overlays, coordinate conversions, and CAD document production. Basic working knowledge of Civil 3D is desirable, but not necessary. Must be able to work well with others and adopt and adhere to CAD standards. Other skills include a working knowledge of computers and an understanding of the Windows 7 operating system, performing computer back-ups, reimaging computers, tracking computer hardware inventory, and assist corporate IT staff with on-site IT support as needed.

The successful candidate will be expected to:
* Work closely with the various ground engineering disciplines in providing engineering 2D and 3D drafting 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 3D surfaces representing various ground engineering features such as graded terrain, tailings depositions, haul roads, dams, open pits, quarries, landfills, channels, and ponds.
* Assist users with IT issues related to hardware and the operating system and support Corporate IT staff on-site as needed.

Job Requirements:
The preferred candidate will possess the following skills and qualifications:
* 1-2 years experience with AutoCAD (includes education and/or on-the-job training) and production
* Certification or Diploma from an accredited Technical School or College in CADD/Engineering technology, or equivalent
* Practical knowledge of the following primary software is essential: AutoCAD, Microsoft Windows 7 operating system, Microsoft Office
* Very strong oral and written communication skillsVery strong organizational skills and detail-oriented
* Good problem solver with the ability to identify other alternate solutions\Strong sense and commitment to CAD standards and procedures
* Ability to prioritize multiple projects/tasks and respond to the needs of several people
* Ability to meet tight deadlines and work under pressure
* Willingness to learn new skills
* Possess a valid US driver’s license
* Pass a pre-employment physical including drug screening and a background check

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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