CAD specialist
Mott MacDonald
Portland, OR

About $60,000 - $86,000 a year


Design of Marine Structures, Dredging Prisms, Earthworks, Stormwater retention ponds, and Pipelines using Civil 3D and associated construction details.
Coordinate, review, and manage CAD/BIM deliverables for multiple projects to completion within budget.
Undertake role of Senior CAD Technician using Civil 3D, working with our Design Leads on developing designs to provide CAD/BIM support throughout the project delivery process.
Undertake CAD duties unsupervised whilst mentoring others in Civil 3D.
Attend and contribute to design team meetings.
Liaise with Mott MacDonald and client’s CAD/BIM leads on best practice, process and technology developments.

Candidate Specification

Expertise required:
Architectural Drafting certificate (or equivalent)
Extensive experience using Autodesk AutoCAD Civil 3D, Project Bentley, ProjectWise, Adobe Photoshop, Adobe Illustrator, BluBeam, Microsoft Office Suite
Background within Civil & Structural Infrastructure, within Rail Transit, Heavy Freight Rail, Pipelines, Tunnels, and Ports and Marine industries
Proven track record of project delivery from either contractor or consultancy firm.
Working knowledge of the BIM processes.
Ability to manage workload on several projects to support the design team.
Ability to support project team with data management using Bentley ProjectWise.
Support and guide our Apprentices and Graduate Engineers.
Prior experience of working with Revit, Navisworks and point cloud data
Ability to analyze, compile and transmit complex data sets for project and client based needs.

Job Profile

Mott MacDonald is a $2bn engineering, management and development consultancy. We’re one of the largest and most diverse firms of our kind in the world with over 16,000 staff working out of 180 principal offices, delivering projects in 150 countries.

Our global business is multisector, spanning buildings, communications, defense, education, environment, health, international development, industry, mining, oil and gas, power, transport, urban development, water and wastewater.

Equal employment opportunity is the law. English version, Spanish version, Chinese version.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, creed, marital status, sexual orientation, citizenship status or disability status.

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Recruiter Contact

Adrienne Branch


United States




Digital design



Website Region

North America

Website Sector

Transport, Transport Technology

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