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Jacobs Civil 3D CAD Technician/Designer in San Antonio, Texas

Our People & Places Solutions business – reinforces our drive to improve the lives of people everywhere and epitomizes the "why" of what we do – the tremendous positive impact and value our solutions bring to our communities and society as a whole. From facilities delivering life-saving therapies and ensuring clean water to enabling the connection of people through all modes of transportation and providing access to technology – we're integrating a multitude of these solution elements to build the smart environments of tomorrow.

Start your Jacobs career with a company that inspires and empowers you to deliver your best work so you can evolve, grow and succeed – today and into tomorrow.

Your Impact:

As a vital member of our team, you will be the Civil 3D CAD Designer in our Dallas/Fort Worth office. The work you’ll be apart of will span geographic areas, domestic and international territory. Here at Jacobs our Designers are also performing engineering tasks to stay sharp on design.

This individual must be skilled in the use of Autodesk Civil 3D to perform the following tasks: creating alignments, creating surfaces and contours, generating plan and profile sheets, creating roadway corridors, and using Civil 3D styles for labeling. Drafting/CAD skills are required to visualize and portray complex design features. In this position, the individual will be required to work closely with a team of Civil Engineers and Technicians on a variety of projects. Use of established company and/or client standards for drafting including layer names; line and character styles; drawings and file names for sheet layout is also required.

Additional responsibilities include:

  • Analyze sketches, notes and other input material to determine and plan the best approach to develop and complete drawings with supervision

  • Work closely with design originator and Project Managers

  • Inform Project Manager(s) of progress on assigned projects and request work or additional resources when needed

  • Flexible in work assignments and team assignments

  • Research regulatory requirements and design standards

  • Maintain all revisions of project drawings

  • Review drawings for completeness

Join us and we’ll help you continue to develop your skills as you explore all that you can do across our global company.

At Jacobs, we’re partnering across the globe to create the best project outcomes by maximizing the design, digital technology, and support capabilities of our Global Integrated Delivery (GID) teammates. By joining Jacobs, you’ll commit to supporting and engaging with these teams, as we work to build a company like no other.


Here’s What You’ll Need:

  • Associate's degree or certificate in Drafting Design

  • United States Citizenship

  • At least 3 years of land/site development drafting experience

  • At least 3 years of Civil 3D

  • Proficiency in latest version of AutoCAD

  • Experience with MS Word, Outlook, and Excel

  • Self-motivated with the ability to deliver excellent service

  • Able to manage and multitask work in a fast-paced environment

Ideally, You’ll Also Have:  

  • Ability to perform non-routine and complex assignments from verbal instructions

  • Experience on Federal, Mission Critical, and/or municipal projects

  • Experience with Bluebeam Software

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, creed, color, national origin, ancestry, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, breastfeeding, or medical conditions related to pregnancy, childbirth, or breastfeeding), age, medical condition, marital or domestic partner status, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, gender expression and transgender status, mental disability or physical disability, genetic information, military or veteran status, citizenship, low-income status or any other status or characteristic protected by applicable law. Learn more about your rights under Federal EEO laws (https://www.dol.gov/ofccp/regs/compliance/posters/pdf/eeopost.pdf) and supplemental language (https://www.eeoc.gov/sites/default/files/migrated_files/employers/eeoc_gina_supplement.pdf) .

At Jacobs, we’re challenging today to reinvent tomorrow by solving the world’s most critical problems for thriving cities, resilient environments, mission-critical outcomes, operational advancement, scientific discovery and cutting-edge manufacturing, turning abstract ideas into realities that transform the world for good. With $13 billion in revenue and a talent force of more than 55,000, Jacobs provides a full spectrum of professional services including consulting, technical, scientific and project delivery for the government and private sector.