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Job #: R-00080571-OTHLOC-PL-2D2202
Location: Portland, OR
Category: Engineering Drafting
Schedule (FT/PT): Full Time
Travel Required: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day
Potential for Telework: Yes, 25%
Clearance: None
Referral Eligibility: Eligible
Referral Bonus Amount: $500.00
Group: Civil

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Job Description:

We are seeking an experienced Site Civil Desinger to work out of our Chicago or Portland office

As an experienced designer in site civil work, you will coordinate directly with our civil engineers supporting our substation/transmission site development group creating site plans, grading and drainage plans, site development details, and potentially support other civil engineering efforts such as structural and foundation detailing.

The successful candidate will demonstrate the ability to take basic direction from engineers to start projects using survey, substation overlays, aerial photography, and general site topography to create comprehensive drawing packages. A substantial attention to detail will be required, and the candidate must be proficient in AutoCAD Civil 3D (no exceptions). Effective communication supported by a philosophy of continuous improvement and teamwork is required.

Primary responsibiities of Site Civil Designer:

  • Prepare site design drawings, models of site plans, grading and drainage drawings, and site details with a high degree of precision
  • Ensure engineering design details are properly represented for the development of “greenfield” (new) substations, as well as site expansion projects for existing substations
  • Exercise good judgment in selecting and interpreting data based on survey results
  • May provide additional support on additional civil engineering project work, including structure and foundation detailing
  • May provide additional support to our physical design group in laying out plans, sections, and details for substation projects

Basic required qualifications of Site Civil Designer:

  • AA/2-year degree in Engineering Technology - CAD or related scientific/technical discipline
  • 3+ years of relevant experience in site development. An additional 4 years of direct relevant technical experience may be substituted for education, along with CAD certificate
  • Proficient with AutoCAD, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and MicroStation drawing creation

Additional preferred qualifications of Site Civil Designer:

  • Experience with Bentley In-Roads
  • Experience with AutoTURN
  • Experience in the utility market
  • Knowledge of MS Office Suite
  • Good communication skills

At Leidos, we deliver innovative solutions through the efforts of our diverse and talented people who are dedicated to our customers’ success. We empower our teams, contribute to our communities, and operate sustainably. Everything we do is built on a commitment to do the right thing for our customers, our people, and our community. Our Mission, Vision, and Values guide the way we do business.

We take care of our employees. At Leidos, we seek the best and the brightest, and in return, we invest in you, with an eye on your future, through career advancement, growth opportunities and continuous improvement via mentoring, formal and informal project management training and assistance with obtaining pertinent certifications. We challenge you to help solve some of the world’s toughest problems, and reward you with a welcoming culture that recognizes the importance of a strong work/life balance, as well as competitive compensation and benefits. We believe that diversity and inclusion make us all better and offer the chance to have fun and make a difference.

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About Leidos

Leidos is a Fortune 500® technology, engineering, and science solutions and services leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, civil, and health markets. The company’s 43,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported annual revenues of approximately $13.7 billion for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2021. For more information, visit www.Leidos.com.

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