HR Green, Inc. (HR Green) is a professional services firm providing workable and sustainable solutions in the Transportation, Water, Governmental Services, and Land Development markets. With over 100 years of history and a strong focus on future growth, HR Green is looking for exceptional individuals ready to begin the next stage of their professional journey. We are currently seeking a CAD Tech Intern to assist our Government Services group in Cedar Rapids, IA.
The Intern is responsible for completing assigned tasks under the direct supervision of the Group Manager, Project Manager or Project Engineers. This Intern is expected to apply the concepts learned through required education, and common sense to solve specific engineering related tasks as assigned. Seeks guidance from more senior engineering staff and applies acquired knowledge to related assignments.
Will be responsible for, but not limited to:
Designs portions of a project using relevant office software, modeling and CADD technology.
Completes calculations using engineering formulas and skills and/or utilizes computers in order to solve problems.
Prepares specification materials through the use of research and manufacturing catalogs to specify materials, installation, inspection and payment of items specific to a project.
Works with CADD Technicians in order to complete design details and plan sets.
Performs research and writes objective summary reports which are used in the completion of project work or inspection.
Assists in the preparation of engineering and construction cost estimates.
Completes field observation, inspection and data collection duties as directed by senior engineering staff.
Communicates with client staff and internal design team as directed by senior engineering staff.
Education and/or Experience
The Intern must be attending an accredited four-year or graduate engineering university pursuing a degree in Civil or Environmental Engineering.
May possess zero to three years of relevant engineering experience.
The desire to focus on Transportation and design engineering is highly preferred.
Must have basic knowledge of office software (Word, Excel, etc.) and be capable of working with CADD software, such as AutoCAD Civil 3D, and other engineering automation tools as required. Experience with Microstation/ geopak is a plus as well.
Work is primarily performed in the office with occasional trips to a client's site or other locations as needed. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is required to sit for prolonged period of time, stand, walk, talk, hear, and reach with hands or arms.
Hand eye coordination is necessary to operate computers and other office equipment. The employee is also required to kneel, crouch, and bend. Must be capable of carrying up to 30 pounds of equipment over all types of terrain and in all types of weather conditions.
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
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Howard R. Green Company