Simmons & White, Inc. is a full-service engineering firm in West Palm Beach, Florida offering comprehensive civil and traffic/transportation engineering services to a broad spectrum of private and municipal clients in South Florida for over 34 years. Simmons & White, Inc. offers an unsurpassed work environment designed to retain and motivate a talented, unified team with an excellent benefit package including paid vacation, sick/personal leave, medical insurance, retirement program, performance based bonuses, continuing education, membership dues for professional affiliations and unlimited opportunity for professional growth.

We are seeking a highly motivated individual to join our team as:

CAD Technician

AutoCAD operator in West Palm Beach. This person will use CAD to assist the engineering staff with design for residential subdivisions, commercial shopping centers and other civil projects.

Major Responsibilities:

  • Provides design drawings and supporting technical layout for the project design
  • Ensures proper dimensioning, completeness of material quantities and specifications, and design needs relative to regulatory codes
  • Utilizing 2D CAD (AutoCAD 3D preferred, or ability to learn) skills and engineering tools for the production of design deliverables including drawings and material take-offs for overall civil projects
  • Communicates work status and information needs with the project team
  • Quantity takeoffs both by computer and manually

Qualifications

  • Associates degree or 2-year technical degree or equivalent experience required
  • Experience with Adobe Acrobat and Excel is a plus
  • Experience with civil infrastructure projects that include paving, grading, water distribution, wastewater collection and earthwork design and calculations is preferred
  • Proficient in current engineering design and drafting software packages; a working knowledge of applicable codes, standards, engineering tools, work processes and construction capabilities is preferred but not required
  • Plots maps and charts showing profiles and cross-sections, indicating relation of topographical contours and elevations to buildings, retaining walls, tunnels, overhead power lines and other structures
  • Capable of detailing and checking work with high level of complexities
  • Able to work independently with minimal supervision and collaboratively with others
  • Good analytical capabilities
  • Ability to adhere to company standards of drafting, calculation and file management
  • Work must be organized and professional

To apply for a position, please send your resume and cover letter to sarah@simmonsandwhite.com.