CIVIL DESIGNER

Type: Contract

Salary: Open DOE

Position Location: Houston, TX

 

Keystone Engineering is currently seeking an experienced Civil Designerto join our Houston team.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for having a working knowledge of basic AutoCAD.

  • Learns Keystone Drafting Standards and any applicable Client Drafting Standards.

  • Improves CAD and math skills.

  • Develops an understanding of drawings for all disciplines.

  • Develops an understanding of project responsibilities with respect to specific task deliverables.

  • Responsible for making revisions to existing drawings, for all disciplines, per markups furnished by engineering or designers.

  • Prepares drawing plots and copies relative to project requirements and/or deliverables as directed by designers.

  • Capable of making site visits to help designers and engineers gather field information.

  • Possesses a basic understanding of the designs for any system within his/her discipline once design guidelines and system criteria have been established.

  • Responsible for the constructability, operability, and maintainability of the design within his/her discipline for assigned project.

  • Responsible for the development of design configurations associated with the various systems that apply to his/her discipline for assigned project.

  • Provides comprehensive, efficient, and cost effective technical input into design related to his/her discipline for assigned project.

  • Responsible for the preparation of detailed design drawings within his/her discipline, in accordance with engineering design, required as project deliverables.

  • Provides daily guidance to drafters within his/her discipline for assigned project.

  • Notifies Lead Designer for respective discipline of any changes which occur during the project within his/her discipline.

  • Communicates with Lead Designer for respective discipline to promote smooth, accurate, and scheduled completion of deliverables.

  • Maintains a Job Data Book which contains all the pertinent information used during the design for his/her discipline for assigned project.

  • Reviews drawings within his/her discipline for assigned project on a regular basis for completeness, overall quality, and adherence to standards.

  • Ensures all drawings within his/her discipline for assigned project have been properly checked.

  • Prepares and/or directs the preparation of final drawing plots and copies for transmittal relative to all project deliverables. 

  • Assists with Project Audits when required.

Work Environment:       ☒ Office              ☒ Plant/Refinery      ☐ Offshore          ☐ Other: 

Physical Demands:        ☒ Sedentary      ☐ Light                       ☐ Moderate        ☐ As Prescribed: 

Travel Requirements:    ☒ Occasionally  ☐ Frequently            ☐ Continuously  ☐ N/A

 

Required:​​

  • 5 - 10 years experience using AutoDesk, Civil 3D software for grading and plan/profiles

Preferred:

  • AutoCAD 3D, Civil, Structural, Oil and Gas

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