has an opportunity for a CAD
Technician/Design-Drafter. Our bridge team is
located primarily in our Madison and Baraboo offices, but the
location of this position is flexible based upon experience. You
will have the opportunity to focus primarily on bridge and
structural drafting, as well as some road plan drafting for DOT
projects. You will have the opportunity to see, and contribute in,
projects from start to finish. The various projects you'll be
working on make a significant and positive impact on the
communities you serve.
Who we are & how we
full-service, 100% employee-owned consulting firm, MSA is all about
creating communities that thrive. We partner with clients to solve
complex and multi-faceted challenges and improve the quality of
infrastructure and neighborhoods. Our focus is to provide
exceptional service that builds strong communities. Above all,
MSA’s purpose is to enable people to positively impact the lives of
Our professionals include engineers, architects, environmental
scientists, funding experts, urban planners, and surveyors to name
a few, and they work together to provide a full suite of
professional services to our clients. From bike trails and
interstate highways to drinking water and wastewater, we have
supported projects from start to finish since the 1930s.
Our core values guide our daily decisions and how we inspire,
encourage and support one another.
Honesty & Integrity - We
tell the truth, deal fairly with staff and clients, respect our
commitments, and behave in an ethical manner.
Commitment to Learning - We
support the professional growth of our staff and invest significant
resources in ongoing training and technology.
Respect & Care for Employees - We promote employee wellness, personal growth,
and provide a safe and respectful work
Openness - We build trust
with all employees through an open and informative company
Client Focus - We enjoy our
clients, seek to understand their needs, promptly respond to
concerns, and help them reach their goals.
We are collaborative, we are
impactful, and together as owners – we make a
work you will do
AutoCAD C3D and MicroStation OpenRoads Designer to perform detailed
drafting and design for bridges and
other transportation projects
on a team to develop plan sets and ensure plan standards are being
workflow and keep project schedules
with a mentor on CAD training and additional skills
a library of CAD design details
current on latest CAD technology and trends
& Knowledge / Education &
Associate’s degree in Civil Engineering Technology or related
Experience with AutoCAD C3D or MicroStation OpenRoads Designer
0-5 years of experience required
Past DOT experience preferred
Ability to work in a consulting environment in a team
This position requires you to have authorization to work in the
United States for any employer. We will not provide sponsorship for
You work well with others.
You share ideas and listen with open ears. You can listen to
criticism and respectfully disagree with people. You help others
succeed. You are comfortable working with colleagues and with busy
leaders. You love seeing the team and company succeed.
You are a strategic thinker.
You see the big picture and the details. You help your team see
opportunities, focus on goals, and make paths to
You are a confident communicator.
You can explain complicated things to people in a way that they can
understand. You are confident in your communication and people have
confidence in what you say.
You think like an analyst.
You know how to dig into problems, ask questions, find information,
and help your team make good decisions.
We tried to narrow it down to just 5 reasons to work at MSA, but we
couldn’t stop ourselves! All
the opportunity to enjoy the following perks:
Collaborative work environment
Opportunities to apply your skills and experiences with an
established multi-disciplinary consulting firm
Support of over 350 close-knit professionals working toward the
same common goal
Co-workers with a passion for what they do
Casual and flexible work environment
Competitive pay and perks
Communities of Practice to share information and provide mentoring
Work-life integration – we support a healthy work-life balance,
with flexibility to help you meet your obligations
Internal and external training opportunities
STEM outreach and volunteer opportunities
Eligible employees will
have the opportunity to enjoy the following benefits:
Medical, dental and vision coverage that start on your hire date
(no waiting period!)
8 paid holidays in a calendar year
Paid parental leave
100% paid-by-company life insurance, long-term disability and
Employee ownership – MSA is 100% employee owned! The ESOP model
provides employees with ownership benefits and the opportunity to
have your voice heard.
401k retirement plan with generous employer match
MSA is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity in its
workforce. All qualified candidates are encouraged to apply.
Employment selection and related decisions are made without regard
to sex, race, age, disability, religion, national origin, sexual
orientation, gender identity or any other protected
Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action