Civil 3D CAD Designer

System One

Come be a part of a historic project and award-winning Company!

We are looking for Civil 3D CAD Technicians for the Soo Locks Phase 3 project in Sault Sainte Marie, Michigan. Working with the Army Corps of Engineers (USACE), this massive and instrumental project is valued at over $1billion and is scheduled to last for 7 years.


Design and prepare complete and accurate drawings and revisions for the Soo Locks project, integrating skilled architectural/engineering drafting methods and procedures with the operation and application of CAD equipment and software in the construction industry.

This role is required to be onsite (i.e.: no remote work) at the Soo Locks project in Sault Sainte Marie, MI.

Essential Functions and Responsibilities:

Design and prepare detailed electronic CAD/BIM working plans, charts, and/or scale drawings for complex projects from observation, measurements, sketches, and specifications

Interface with departmental personnel to obtain details of equipment and materials requirements

Prepare electronic layouts, charts, detailed scale drawings, and material and equipment bill-of-material requirements from sketches, specifications, and standard layouts provided by customers, consultants, and/or departmental contacts

Review and manipulate electronic files received from consultants and departmental contacts

Revise CAD drawings and plans to represent “as-built” conditions

Education and Experience:

AutoCAD Products (including AutoCAD Plant 3D and Civil 3D), Bentley Products, MicroStation V8i or OpenRoads Designer and Navisworks

Previous 3D modeling and/or construction detailing experience is preferred.

Microsoft Office Suite

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:


Proficiency in the use of 3D modeling and drafting software

Ability to read construction plans

Math, time management, and critical thinking skills

Ability to work independently as well as in a team environment

Offer constructive feedback and direction to support goals

Strong communication skills both oral and written


System One, and its subsidiaries including Joulé, ALTA IT Services, CM Access, TPGS, and MOUNTAIN, LTD., are leaders in delivering workforce solutions and integrated services across North America. We help clients get work done more efficiently and economically, without compromising quality. System One not only serves as a valued partner for our clients, but we offer eligible full-time employees health and welfare benefits coverage options including medical, dental, vision, spending accounts, life insurance, voluntary plans, as well as participation in a 401(k) plan.

System One is an Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy, childbirth, or related medical conditions), sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, family care or medical leave status, genetic information, veteran status, marital status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable federal, state, or local law.

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