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|ENGINEERING CAD TECHNICIAN – NHC Sacramento Northwest Hydraulic Consultants (NHC) is an international firm of consulting civil engineers and geoscientists providing professional services for the development, management, and protection of water resources. We are currently seeking a candidate with strong skills in computer-aided drafting using AutoCAD Civil3D and an interest in field data collection to participate in our river engineering, modeling, and hydraulic design projects based in the firm's Sacramento office.|
The successful candidate will be a self-motivated individual with a demonstrated ability to work independently and as part of a team, and to prioritize multiple tasks to meet tight deadlines. The candidate should demonstrate a commitment to high quality, client service, and excellent communication and organizational skills.
The position will provide support for various hydraulic designs and analyses, including but not limited to: fish passage, hydraulic structures, streambank erosion control and stabilization countermeasures, river restoration, and hydraulic modeling. Drafting assignments involve independent responsibility for preparation of quantities, estimates, grades, elevations, maps, and complete design plan sets (including plans, profiles, alignments, surfaces, and cross section details to support projects of considerable scope and complexity). Field data collection will include topographic and bathymetric surveys, construction staking, and collection of discharge measurements to support hydraulic analyses and design.
The following skills and experience are required:
The following skills and experience are desired:
NHC offers a competitive salary, comprehensive benefits package, including annual merit-based bonuses, and the opportunity for growth and advancement within the company. Most importantly, NHC offers the opportunity to work with like-minded individuals in an independent and specialized firm on technically challenging projects.