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Civil Design Drafter

Civil Design Drafter

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Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood Environment & Infrastructure Solutions currently has an opportunity available for a Civil Design Drafter in our Portland, OR office. We are looking for an exceptional, highly motivated individual to join our team as a full-time Civil 3D/CAD Designer. Applicants must be well versed in AutoCAD Civil 3D and Microsoft Office Suite applications. Candidate must conform to appropriate CAD standards and best practices. The ability to organize work, set priorities, pay attention to detail, and follow-up on assignments with minimal supervision is essential.


Key Responsibilities

  • Will perform primarily civil drafting using AutoCAD Civil 3D, including civil site layout, cut/fill volume analysis, cross-sections, engineering details, stormwater, water, sanitary, waste water, roads, streets, streams, and water bodies
  • Prepares drawings and other report documents under direct supervision
  • Under supervision, and according to established standards and procedures, performs detailing, redrawing, lettering, and tracing of engineering drawings from given data
  • Produces finished artwork in the form of flow charts, schedules, organization charts, viewgraphs, site maps, cross sections as well as technical charts, graphs and logs
  • Prepares detailed drawings, working plans, and presentation graphics from notes, verbal instructions, and rough or detailed sketches
  • Makes basic engineering computations relative to layout and organization of project
  • Occasional fieldwork for project data collections
  • Coordination with independent professional land surveyors

Skills / Qualifications


  • Minimum of 3 years of applicable solid experience with Civil 3D and AutoCAD platforms
  • Proficient with MS Office applications
  • Ability to manage and manipulate Civil 3D styles
  • Ability to work in a network environment and effectively communicate with co-workers, planners, and engineers
  • Manage multiple tasks on multiple projects with great attention to detail
  • A positive attitude with the ability to work and be engaged in a team setting
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Flexibility to work outside of normal business hours if required
  • Must pass drug test, background check and must have a satisfactory driving record in accordance with the Company's driving (MVR) policy

Helpful but not Required

  • Technical drafting degree preferred but not required
  • Knowledgeable with GIS/Mapping Design using ESRI/ArcGIS software

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of around $10 billion.  We provide performance driven solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, power & process, environment and infrastructure, clean energy, mining, nuclear and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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