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Civil Engineering Design/Drafter

AKS Engineering & Forestry (AKS) has immediate openings for full-time Civil Engineering Design/Drafter in our Tualatin, OR, Keizer, OR, and Vancouver, WA offices. This is an excellent career opportunity for a responsible person with a minimum 2 years of experience in civil engineering design and drafting.

If you are looking to join a well-respected and talented team of professionals in a dynamic organization, then you’ll want to consider AKS.

Ideal Candidate Qualifications:
  • 2+ years of professional experience performing CAD drafting duties in a civil engineering environment
  • AS in Civil Engineering Technology or Drafting Technology
  • Highly proficient with AutoCAD/Civil 3D
  • Knowledge and experience with MicroStation/InRoads
  • Ability to work and communicate successfully in a team environment
  • Ability to work quickly, manage multiple priorities and meet deadlines
  • Attention to detail, produce quality work products
  • Knowledge and experience applying a variety of local City/County & ODOT CAD Standards
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written
Job Description:

Working with the Project Manager and Project Engineer, your job responsibilities will include:

  • AutoCAD Civil 3D tasks including setting up sheets, importing points, generating contours and profiles, creating horizontal/vertical alignments, completing site/corridor models, performing volume calculations, subdivision plat prep, produce project related graphics for technical reports, presentations,
  • Performing street and utility design per county/city standards and conditions of approval, maintaining good communication with the planning/engineering staff of the jurisdiction to minimize future changes and misunderstandings
  • Performing survey/utility research
  • Learning/studying engineering/survey profession to increase knowledge and prepare for EIT/PE and LSIT/LS exams
  • Completing projects and special assignments as requested
  • Networking with clients, agency personnel, and colleagues to build/maintain professional network
  • Doing what needs to be done

Tualatin, Oregon, Keizer, Oregon, and Vancouver, Washington

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