CAD Designer

Job Locations US-CA-Los Angeles
Posted Date 2 weeks ago(3/10/2023 8:25 PM)
Req No.
Technical Services


TYLin is a full-service, professional engineering firm focused on the planning, design, and construction of infrastructure solutions for public and private clients worldwide. The firm is an internationally recognized pioneer in solving the most difficult engineering challenges. Headquartered in San Francisco, California for over 65 years, TYLin has more than 3,200 professionals throughout the Americas, Asia, and Europe. TYLin is a member of Dar Group, a global, privately-owned professional services group, and its industry-leading family of Global Infrastructure companies.


Our Los Angeles office is seeking a CAD Designer to prepare CAD drawings (plan, layout and details) for bridge projects in accordance with client standards (i.e., DOT) and department procedures utilizing computer-aided drafting software. The CAD Designer will also develop accurate 3D models of bridge components.



  • Develops CADD plans and details for various types of Bridge Structures.
  • Develops and expands expertise and skill in approved computer aided design (CAD) applications.
  • Applies CAD expertise and skill in the development of detailed transportation construction plans.
  • Develops specialized transportation structural details including steel, pre-stressed and reinforced concrete bridge layouts.
  • Delegate and coordinate technical tasks to other technicians and subconsultants.
  • Maintains project electronic files and archives.
  • Provides guidance in CAD techniques and expedients to other technicians.
  • Prepares as-built plans.
  • Other related tasks as required.


  • Requires 10+ years applicable experience or demonstrated skill. Having a 2-year A.S. degree from an accredited college is preferred.
  • Must have experience with AutoCAD and MicroStation in a civil engineering environment, preferably associated with the production of bridge structural plans.
  • Knowledge of MS Office, 3D applications and imaging software utilized within the civil design industry desired.
  • Proficiency in data management, networking, hardware/software installations, CAD-specific workspace configuration files and software troubleshooting is desired.
  • This person must be client focused and will adhere to client-based CAD standards along with project team production guidelines.
  • Innovation is encouraged.
  • Proficiency in Bentley and Autodesk software must be maintained to the current release used on projects. We expect this person to also aid other production staff in the proper, efficient use of this software.
  • High levels of integrity, always doing the right thing in and ethical, fair, and sustainable way.
  • Demonstrated experience of collaboration in a diverse and inclusive team.
  • Ability to work with a collaborative team to develop high-quality bridge plans.

TYLin is an equal opportunity employer and we prohibit discrimination and harassment of any type as protected by federal, state, or local laws. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees. TYLin remains committed to complying with all local health authority, legal or lawful client requirements, as such this role may be situated in a jurisdiction with masking or vaccinate or test requirements to attend office or client locations (controlled location). You should ask your manager about this prior to starting. Should you be subject to the requirements, you are required to disclose your vaccination status within the first week of starting or before entering a controlled location, whichever comes first.


TYLin is committed to pay equity. As part of that commitment, we have provided the base compensation range of $89,600 - $130,000 annually for this position and local market. TYLin is proud to offer exciting career development opportunities coupled with a comprehensive total rewards package. Our benefits include extensive health, dental, vision, disability and life insurance coverage, continuing education benefits, paid time off, flexible spending accounts, employee assistance program and a retirement savings plan with company matching contributions.


We encourage all candidates to explore our total rewards offering.



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