Senior Designer - Transportation

Pape-Dawson Engineers
San Antonio, TX/Remote
Added: March 18, 2024

This position is responsible for providing design support to engineers with Transportation projects as well as mentor other technicians and designers.


  • Work from detailed sketches or off red-lines to prepare plans, profiles, and detail drawings in AutoCAD Civil 3D/MicroStation
  • Understand and use established company standards for drafting including layer names; line and character styles; drawings and file names for sheet layout
  • Analyze sketches, notes and other input material to determine and plan the best approach to develop and complete drawings with minimal supervision
  • Inform Project Manager(s) of progress on assigned projects and request work when needed
  • Assist in the development of other Technicians and Designers, as directed and needed
  • Maintain organized work area to allow access of project information by other team members
  • Flexible in work assignments and team assignments


  • Associates Degree in Computer-Aided Drafting and Design from an accredited institution of higher education
  • 10 years' experience in civil design with a focus in Transportation
  • Extremely proficient in AutoCAD- Civil 3D/MicroStation
  • Effective communications skills both oral and written skills
  • Effective interpersonal skills for interaction with colleagues, clients and public agency officials
  • Self-starter
  • Ability to work interdependently within a team environment
  • Must be flexible to changes in work assignments on short notice and/or on a daily basis as changes occur in project needs
  • Must be able to work 8 am to 5 pm, Monday through Friday, with occasional overtime

All qualified applicants for Pape-Dawson Engineers will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, or status as a protected veteran.