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Jacobs Senior CADD/Designer/Project Automation Lead in Bingham Farms, Michigan

Senior CADD/Designer/Project Automation Lead


We challenge what is currently accepted, so we can shape innovative and lasting solutions for tomorrow. If you’re interested in a long and rewarding career working with the #1 globally ranked water conveyance and treatment engineering firm, and with the industry’s best and most innovative engineers, designers, and technicians, then Jacobs is where you belong. We are looking for a driven and passionate senior CADD designer/project automation lead to support our growing water/wastewater treatment and conveyance team in Southeast Michigan.

As a key member of our team, based in our suburban Detroit office, you’ll have the chance to work on challenging projects for water/wastewater treatment and conveyance projects – planning, directing, and managing the project automation process from the concept stage through detailed design. You’ll be asked to develop 2D CADD files, 3D design models, and maintain overall responsibility for the delivery of CADD files on a multitude of projects including large diameter pipelines and other water/wastewater facilities. Your immediate assignment will be to provide CADD management of a large and complex drinking water transmission main project. This multi-year, high visibility project in Southeast Michigan includes planning, design and construction services for several drinking water facilities. This is an excellent opportunity to significantly advance your career working with our established clients while supported by national and local resources, including Jacobs extensive network of technical experts.

Join us and we will assist you in continuing the development of your skills and exploring all that you can do across our global company, with opportunities to share your knowledge along the way.


Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Demonstrated experience in design drafting for site/civil projects, particularly multi-discipline infrastructure engineering design and construction projects

  • 2D and 3D CADD expertise (i.e., AutoCAD, MicroStation, Civil3D, etc.)

  • Familiarity with CADD standards development, implementation, and guidance

  • Ability to work on own initiative, while contributing to and learning from the team

  • Exhibit planning and organizational skills with the ability to work effectively under pressure and to tight deadlines

  • Ability to take direction and mentor other team members

  • Excellent attention to details of complex civil design components

  • Good written and verbal communication skills including the proficient use of MS Office tools (Word, Excel, Outlook, etc.)

Ideally, Here’s What You’ll Also Have:

  • Experience with Bentley Systems’ ProjectWise

  • Associate Degree in computer aided design/drafting

  • An emphasis on water and wastewater projects

  • Experience with Building Information Modeling (BIM) work with an emphasis on infrastructure (water/wastewater, utilities, etc.)

  • Experience with alternative project delivery methods

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws and supplemental language .

Job Drafting/Design

Primary Location United States-Michigan-Bingham Farms-US MI Bingham Farms

Job Type Experienced

Travel No

Req ID: NOR0000XN