Why CH2M HILL For decades, CH2M HILL has been a global leader in engineering, consulting, design, program management, construction and operations, working on the most challenging and impactful projects around the world. Through these challenging projects, we develop our people — who transform complex and creative ideas into reality, every day. Join us and together we can work to build a sustainable world. We support you to reach your greatest career goals through continued professional development, a positive work life balance and undeniably cool engineering projects. Join employee-owned CH2M HILL and discover why our diverse team has been consistently ranked as one of the leading employers and repeatedly recognized by FORTUNE magazine as one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For”. About the Business Water, Wastewater, and Water Resources Jobs at CH2M HILL
Water - it is a natural resource and necessity for each person on the planet. Today, it is increasingly more challenging to provide and sustain clean water resources than ever. From exploding populations and meteorological changes to greater environmental and security regulations. As part of CH2M HILL‘s Water Group you will be helping to provide solutions that enable people around the world to have access to safe, life-sustaining water. It is a big challenge, but the global and lasting impact is even greater. Ready? Let’s Get to Work.
Description and Desired Qualifications CH2M HILL Project Automation Lead Technician Jobs – Chicago, IL
The challenge? Help provide and sustain clean water resources around the world. Our Project Automation Lead Technician career path provides you with the opportunity to lead the CAD design efforts as well as Project Automation for municipal water / wastewater projects. Each day, as you will lead team of design technicians as you work with engineers to create drawings and documents using software tools and resources supporting our client's overall project goals. You should be a well organized, detail oriented and self motivated professional with a successful 7 year track record in CAD setup and detailing for water projects utilizing Microstation and /or AutoCAD, InRoads and/ or Civil 3D and Projectwise or similar drawing management database. In addition, you will also have a two year technical degree in Drafting or Engineering Technology and a desire to grow personally as well as professionally with each design project.
Our Project Automation Lead Technicians:
Provide overall leadership for project drawing production including meeting the project’s schedule, budget and quality goals while managing a team of design technicians in multiple locations for a variety of municipal and industrial water/wastewater projects.
Serve as the Project Automation Lead; review and develop reference file and drawing workflow strategies, sets up project directories & network drawing management database, i.e., ProjectWise.
Oversee and develop the project CAD standards, and monitor the project team’s compliance with CH2M HILL or client CAD standards.
Work with engineers, architects, and project managers to determine project specifications.
Plan and coordinate work assignments for CAD Technicians, ensuring accountability, high quality and work efficiency.
Lead kick-off meeting with technicians and designers to review CAD standards and project-specific information.
Mentor junior CAD technicians by sharing industry best practices for CAD design and production.
Display strong communication and interpersonal skills and have the ability to work in a fast-paced team environment with multiple deadlines.
Drive ownership of health & safety in all aspects of project execution, office and personal environments.
Relocation assistance is not available for this position.
CH2M HILL will not sponsor an employment visa (e.g., H-1B visa, etc) to fill this position.
AA/AS Degree in Drafting or Engineering Technology
7 years experience utilizing MicroStation and/or AutoCAD in the design of site civil and/or process mechanical water treatment, wastewater treatment, water distribution, wastewater collection, and/or storm water management or related industrial settings experience
Working knowledge of CAD, database and CAE functionality
Knowledge of CAD standards and industry code standards such as NCS, ACI, AWS, ASTM, ANSI, and IBC
Requires a basic understanding of materials, specifications, field and construction practices, fabrication, and codes
Leadership skills, good oral and written communication required
Preferred Qualifications In addition to the basic qualifications, we also desire the following preferred qualifications:
10 years experience in the design of site civil and/or process mechanical water treatment, wastewater treatment, water distribution, wastewater collection, and/or storm water management or related industrial settings
Proficient with MicroStation 2D/3D and/or AutoCAD 2D/3D, and ProjectWise
Ability to perform advanced or complex calculations desired
Ability to layout and perform design/drafting of engineering drawings from verbal direction, rough sketches or from scanned backgrounds
What you will find At CH2M HILL, the greatest challenges provide the biggest rewards. Each day, your drive and creative ideas will be providing solutions that help build a better tomorrow. Whether it is the pride that comes with accomplishment, personal growth or making a difference in the world, you will discover true success in a career that brings out the best in you at CH2M HILL. Ready? Let’s get to work. Developing People through Challenging Projects CH2M HILL is an Equal Opportunity Employer.