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AECOM CAD Technician – Systems Engineering Traction Power Design in Los Angeles, California

Company Description

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Job Description

AECOM is seeking an experienced CAD / Engineering Technician to be based in Los Angeles, California for East San Fernando Valley Light Rail Transit project.

JOB INFORMATION:

While the position is primarily for East San Fernando Valley Light Rail Transit Project, AECOM has an impressive backlog of significant transportation projects in the Greater Los Angeles area and transit/rail projects across the West Region and provides exceptional opportunity for professional growth. This position is based out of our Downtown Los Angeles office location and requires full time office presence through the design duration of the project, expected for 24 months.

JOB RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Perform a variety of CAD tasks in support of the Systems Design Engineering staff

  • Monitors and documents conformance with quality, performance, safety, and/or code requirements.

  • Works under general supervision of Systems Design Team and Project BIM Manager performing technical work utilizing a wide variety of resources.

  • Performs CADD assignments and coordinates CADD drawing production in support of the Systems Design objectives such as Traction Power, Communications, Overhead Catenary Systems, Train Control and Systemwide Ductbank, etc.

  • Performs applications, scale and edit assignments involving the use of computer aided design and drafting equipment and other graphics software (e.g. CADD software) to achieve set results and deadlines.

  • Digitizes or traces sketches or concepts from designers using CADD software, such as AutoCAD and Revit.

  • Mentor junior drafters.

  • Will be responsible for adhering to project CADD standards for setting up base files, detail sheets and managing reference files.

  • Experience detailing traction power substations and ducts and conduits, Overhead Catenary Systems and systemwide Ductbank, etc.

  • Familiarity with NEC standards

Qualifications

MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS:

  • BA/BS + 6 years of relevant experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • 6+ years of experience in Revit, AutoCAD/Civil 3D software

  • Proficiency in MicroStation, BIM 360, Projectwise, and Geopak.

  • Experience with the production of engineering design drawings.

  • 5 years of related design experience in Rail and Transit Systems.

  • Will be responsible for adhering to project CADD standards for setting up base files, detail sheets, and managing reference files.

Additional Information

  • Travel is required for this position.

  • Sponsorship is available for this position

  • Relocation is available for this position.

  • The offered rate of compensation (California locations only) will be based on individual education, qualifications, experience, and work location. The salary range for this position is $81,000 - $149,000.

  • AECOM is proud to offer a comprehensive benefits program to meet the diverse needs of our employees. Depending on your employment status, AECOM benefits may include medical, dental, vision, life, AD&D and disability benefits, paid time off, leaves of absence, voluntary benefits, perks, wellness and global well-being, and global EAP, Business Travel and Service Awards programs.

  • All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

About AECOM

AECOM is the world’s trusted infrastructure consulting firm, delivering professional services throughout the project lifecycle – from advisory, planning, design and engineering to program and construction management. On projects spanning transportation, buildings, water, new energy and the environment, our public- and private-sector clients trust us to solve their most complex challenges. Our teams are driven by a common purpose to deliver a better world through our unrivaled technical and digital expertise, a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion, and a commitment to environmental, social and governance priorities. AECOM is a Fortune 500 firm and its Professional Services business had revenue of $13.1 billion in fiscal year 2022. See how we are delivering sustainable legacies for generations to come at aecom.com and @AECOM.

Freedom to Grow in a World of Opportunity

You will have the flexibility you need to do your best work with hybrid work options. Whether you’re working from an AECOM office, remote location or at a client site, you will be working in a dynamic environment where your integrity, entrepreneurial spirit and pioneering mindset are championed.

You will help us foster a culture of equity, diversity and inclusion – a safe and respectful workplace, where we invite everyone to bring their whole selves to work using their unique talents, backgrounds and expertise to create transformational outcomes for our clients.

AECOM provides a wide array of compensation and benefits programs to meet the diverse needs of our employees and their families. We also provide a robust global well-being program. We’re the world’s trusted global infrastructure firm, and we’re in this together – your growth and success are ours too.

Join us, and you’ll get all the benefits of being a part of a global, publicly traded firm – access to industry-leading technology and thinking and transformational work with big impact and work flexibility. As an Equal Opportunity Employer, we believe in each person’s potential, and we’ll help you reach yours.

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.

ReqID: J10095588

Business Line: Transportation

Business Group: DCS

Strategic Business Unit: West

Career Area: Digital & Engineering Technology

Work Location Model: On-Site

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