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BRIDGE DESIGN TECHNICIAN-DES MOINES, IOWA CH2M is seeking a full-time Bridge Design Technician to join our growing team in Des Moines, Iowa. As a Bridge Design Technician, you will provide specialized support through the application of technical skills, to the delivery of CH2M services. The incumbent has expert knowledge of procedures and technical concepts within own area and applies expert knowledge of regulations and standards assignments. He/she evaluates complex situations using multiple, varied sources of information and interprets information to develop solutions. The incumbent shares technical expertise with others and provides guidance and support. This position mentors new team members in technical area and completes advanced technical assignments that require creativity and judgment. Our Bridge Design Technician: • Under general supervision from technical specialists, scientists or engineers, works on tasks that are mostly complex in nature. • At this level incumbents are typically required to have developed detailed technical knowledge of several tasks that are a normal part of the specialty. • A considerable amount of judgment is needed to perform the job at this level since instructions are always general, and incumbents require the ability to recognize and handle nonstandard occurrences and problems on a frequent basis. • Duties could include building, modifying, testing, troubleshooting, or repairing equipment/apparatus or systems of considerable complexity. • Exercises a significant amount of independent action, seeking advice from other technical specialists or engineers only where deviations from the norm occur and where advanced levels of creativity are needed. • May provide work leadership to lower level technicians and/or may be considered a lead worker.
• Associates Degree or 2 years of formal technical training, or equivalent experience • 5+ years of experience as a design technician
The ideal candidate will possess the following skills and experience:
• Experience in drafting and preparing bridge structural details and construction plans • Microstation proficiency • Experience with Geopak • Familiarity with Iowa Department of Transportation CADD permits requirements in the preparation of bridge design plans