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Regional CAD Manager, Bentley, Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers


Bellevue, WA, US Federal Way, WA, US Seattle, WA, US

Requisition ID: 151940 

Job Level: Senior Level 

Home District/Group: Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers 

Department: Design Engineering 

Market: Transportation 

Employment Type: Full Time 

Position Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineers (KIE) is seeking a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Manager to join our Design Engineering Services (DES) team.  This role is located in Bellevue, WA, with the opportunity for flexible work. We are  looking for the ideal candidate to manage systems and production relating to Computer Aided Design and Civil Information Modeling (CIM) systems. This role offers significant opportunity to be part of cutting-edge Civil Transportation BIM technologies and work on world-class engineering projects in the Highway, Rail, and Transportation industries. You should be a self-motivated professional with experience in this role and have a desire to grow personally as well as professionally.


Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment • 401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay • Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year • We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs.


ENR released its 2022 Top 400 Contractor rankings. Kiewit ranks No. 3, up one spot from last year's No. 4 ranking. 
•    No. 1 - Domestic Heavy
•    No. 1 - Petroleum
•    No. 1 - Transportation
•    No. 2 - Power
•    No. 4 - Working Abroad
•    No. 20 - Domestic Building / Manufacturing

District Overview

Kiewit Infrastructure Engineering's Design-Build team is driving clients to turn to Kiewit during all stages of design-build projects.  Through our integrated design and construction approach, our multi-disciplinary team works together to improve schedule, control costs and minimize risk.  Our construction-focused engineers work collaboratively with our estimators and builders to design solutions that are innovative, constructible, and designed with a focus on safety.   Clients benefit from the proven processes and tools used by Kiewit to minimize project risk. We are an in-house resource that supports projects throughout the company. Our staff shares experiences gained, innovative concepts, and best practices for all projects that we support.


Kiewit’s management and implementation of this process leads to safe, cost effective, and innovative designs that exceeds client expectations and furthers Kiewit’s legacy of excellence.


On our team, you’ll have the opportunity to see more, touch more, and do more than you ever imagined. Working hard will not only bring you satisfaction from a job well done, but it will help propel your career forward faster than you might expect. We will train you, develop your skills, and allow you to take on projects that impact millions across North America. With top-notch health benefits, a wealth-building 401k plan, and unbeatable growth opportunities, by joining Kiewit, you’re ensuring a lifetime of success.


This position is based out of our new Bellevue, WA office.  Opportunities for flexible work are available.


· Coordinate with internal and external design production teams to initiate, produce and deliver projects

· Develop and implement project specific resources to ensure project design teams produce consistent deliverables.

· Oversee the work of CAD designers, making sure that drawings adhere to applicable project standards.

· Audit projects for compliance to district quality procedures and project client standards. Participate in a projects internal design reviews to ensure client standard are met for milestone deliverables. Implement tools to validate compliance of projects CAD deliverables in adherence with the project's standards

· Create, delivery and maintain Project CAD Manuals

· Contribute to the creation of Project Execution Plans

· Implement and execute CAD quality procedures on projects

· Deliver project CAD orientation training

· Deliver company CAD application training

· Coordinate with design partner’s CAD Managers/Coordinators to resolve technical or logistical issues

· Project CAD customization and standardization to enhance productivity

· Collaborate with design and engineering software vendor to promote company objectives

· Mentor and develop CAD team members

· Participate in weekly coordination calls and periodic presentations regarding CAD related items

· Coordinate with IT to solve local and project level problems related to CAD deliverables and project technology needs

· Maintain and support workflows for internal and external design content management


· 7+ years’ experience of project implementation of CAD applications

· Experience with the implementation of US DOT or other client specific CAD standards on projects

· Design production experience with InRoads, MicroStation and OpenRoads Designer

· Working knowledge of Civil 3D and AutoCAD for design production

· Experience with Civil Information Modeling

· Experience with Design Content Management via Bentley ProjectWise

· Experience with front end digital coordination efforts, ensuring all discipline design and production teams are enabled and in compliance with project requirements

· Experience with the definition, documentation and implementation of CAD standards and execution plans

· Experience with troubleshooting CAD issues and delivering CAD training

· Experience with a multi-format CAD production environment and corresponding interoperability challenges

· Strong ability to communicate

· Strong teamwork and leadership capabilities

· Strong understanding of engineering work processes

· Self-motivated and results focused, with the ability to work with minimal supervision

· Good written and oral communication, particularly English to facilitate working with teams located all over North America

· A problem solving, conceptual thinker and able to work with complex systems

· Associates degree in Computer Aided Design, Engineering Technology or similar program experience

Other Requirements:
•    Regular, reliable attendance
•    Work productively and meet deadlines timely
•    Communicate and interact effectively and professionally with supervisors, employees, and others individually or in a team environment.
•    Perform work safely and effectively. Understand and follow oral and written instructions, including warning signs, equipment use, and other policies.
•    Work during normal operating hours to organize and complete work within given deadlines. Work overtime and weekends as required.
•    FIELD ROLES ONLY May work at various different locations and conditions may vary.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.

There’s no limit to what you’ll work on at Kiewit. With contracts in different markets and geographic areas, you’ll tackle new challenges all the time. Whether you’re building a facility that can turn water into power or engineering safer infrastructure networks, you’re bound to push the limits of innovation in new and exciting ways.

With Kiewit, you’ll have the potential to work on a variety of projects in seven major markets. From railroads to tunnels, renewable energy to biofuels, you’ll be part of a mission that’s bigger than you can imagine. 

Here, you’ll team up with market experts and gain cross-functional experience — all while helping people across the globe live better.

We offer our fulltime staff employees a comprehensive benefits package that’s among the best in our industry, including top-tier medical, dental and vision plans covering eligible employees and dependents, voluntary wellness and employee assistance programs, life insurance, disability, retirement plans with matching, and generous paid time off.

Nearest Major Market: Seattle
Nearest Secondary Market: Bellevue

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