Structural CADD Designer

WSP USA - Baton Rouge, LA4.2

Full-timeEstimated: $52,000 - $74,000 a year
At WSP, we are driven by inspiring the right people to be part of our future-focused business objectives. Our devotion to teamwork has allowed us to build communities and expand our skylines. Here at WSP, anything is within our reach- and yours as a WSP employee. Come to join us and help shape the future! WSP has an excellent opportunity available for an experienced Structural CADD Designer to join our Transportation and Infrastructure team in our New Orleans and Baton Rouge, Louisiana offices! In this role, you will support our Structures group and be a key contributor on major bridge and transportation projects. Recent wins in the southeast region of WSP have created an exciting opportunity to work on multiple high profile projects located in North Carolina, Tennessee, and New Orleans. In addition, future opportunities will be available to work on existing major bridge projects throughout Louisiana and beyond. The structures group will relocate to Baton Rouge in 2019. Local candidates preferred. Duties and Responsibilities: Under general supervision, oversees CADD staff, performs difficult computer-aided drafting and design work on transportation related projects. -Uses CADD software to generate structural details for use with project drawings. -Organizes and details from written or verbal specifications or from rough or detailed sketches and/or drawings. -Oversees and trains less experienced individuals. -Assigns work activities and prepares work schedules. -Prepares various design options on the screen or on hard copy. -Develops standards and symbols to meet specialized needs of a project. -Performs complex geometry & quantity calculations. -Responsible for detailing of large projects under engineer in charge. Talent is the essence of meeting our client’s objectives, goals and challenges. If this sounds like a fit for you, we’d love to have that first discussion of you joining our team.

Minimum Qualifications:
High school diploma or equivalent plus two years specialized technical drafting, math, and computer training.
7+ years of CADD experience required.
Highly motivated and strong work ethic.
5+ Experience detailing Structures using CADD software.

The Ideal candidate will have the following qualifications:
Formal CADD training preferred.
Design-and-Build projects experience.
Workstation setup experience.


WSP USA (formerly WSP | Parsons Brinckerhoff) is the U.S. operating company of one of the world's leading engineering and professional services firms—WSP. Dedicated to serving local communities, we are engineers, planners, technical experts, strategic advisors and construction management professionals. WSP USA designs lasting solutions in the transportation, buildings, energy, water and environment sectors. With nearly 7,000 people in 100 offices across the U.S., we partner with our clients to help communities prosper.

WSP provides a progressive mix of benefits including medical, dental 401k and long term disability focused on a providing health and financial stability throughout the employee’s career.

At WSP, we want to give our employees the challenges they seek to grow their careers and knowledge base. Your daily contributions to your team will be a key piece in our meeting client objectives, goals and challenges, are you ready to get started?

WSP USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer – M/F/Veteran/Disability/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity

Relocation assistance is not available for this position.

The selected candidate must have the ability to work in the United States immediately.