Survey Crew Chief
Civil Design Advantage has an immediate need for a Survey Crew Chief to provide survey services in the Des Moines Metro. Responsibilities include Topographic Surveys, Boundary Surveys and Construction Staking. Experience with Trimble survey equipment and AutoCAD preferred but not required. This is a full-time permanent position that includes benefits. Compensation dependent on experience. Please email resume to Charlie McGlothlen at CharlieM@cda-eng.com.
Civil Design Advantage (CDA) has an immediate need for a Survey Technician with the opportunity to become a Survey Party Chief. Candidate needs to be willing to learn new skills, work as a part of a team and be able to work in various types of weather. This is a full-time position with benefits. Contact Charlie McGlothlen at 515-369-4400 or CharlieM@cda-eng.com if interested.
Civil Design Advantage (CDA) has an immediate need for Traffic Engineer. This is a full-time position with benefits. Responsibilities include the design and preparation of plans, specification and cost estimates for traffic engineering projects to control vehicular and pedestrian traffic. Performs all phases of planning and design such as traffic signs, signals, and channelization and intersection layouts. Prepares Traffic Studies to determine impact of proposed developments. Conducts accident studies and recommends measures for corrective action. Inspects and completes necessary documents for the installation of traffic signals and other traffic control devices. Professional licensure in Iowa as a civil engineer is required. Experience with AutoCAD and Civil3D is preferred. Candidates should have the ability to work in a team environment. Contact Gary Reed at 515-369-4400 or GaryR@cda-eng.com if interested.
Civil Design Advantage, a progressive, multi-disciplined civil engineering firm, is seeking a project engineer for immediate hire. Candidate will provide engineering services for civil design, plan/specification preparation and hydrology calculations. Previous experience with site development engineering including paving, grading and drainage plans, storm sewer and sanitary sewer and due diligence studies for property development is desirable. Civil Engineering graduate and engineering intern (EI) status required. AutoCAD and Civil 3-D experience is desirable. Contact Erin Ollendike at 515-369-4400 or GaryR@cda-eng.com if interested.
Licensed Project Engineer
Civil Design Advantage (CDA) has an immediate need for a licensed project engineer. This is a full-time position with benefits. Responsibilities include civil design, plan/specification preparation, hydrology calculations, civil engineering support for CDA project managers and other general civil engineering support. Professional licensure in Iowa as a civil engineer is required. Experience with AutoCAD and Civil3D is preferred. Candidates should have the ability to work in a team environment. Contact Gary Reed at 515-369-4400 or GaryR@cda-eng.com if interested.
Survey/CAD Technician – Office
Civil Design Advantage (CDA) has an immediate need for a full-time permanent Technician within its Survey Group. Experience with AutoCAD and or Surveying desired. Responsibilities include boundary research, survey data downloads and preparing easements, plats and site plans in AutoCAD. Please send resumes to MikeB@cda-eng.com.
Landscape Architect In-Training
Civil Design Advantage (CDA) has an immediate need for a recent or new graduate in Landscape Architecture to work within a design team on Land Development projects. Ideally, individual should have experience with Land Development projects and using AutoCAD Civil 3D and Land F/X. Individual will work with senior Landscape Architects and Civil Engineers to design a variety of projects, including, but not limited to commercial retail, offices, clinics, sports fields, neighborhood parks, and multi-family development. Responsibilities will include planning, design, detailed construction document preparation, renderings, and preparation of cost opinions. Please email resumes to KeithW@cda-eng.com.
CDA is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.
At Civil Design Advantage, your success is our success. We understand that as an employee is challenged and grows, so does CDA. We are committed to providing an excellent work environment, challenging experiences, career development and continuing education. CDA continues to grow and is looking for the best of the best. We are an equal opportunity employer that offers competitive compensation, commensurate with experience and qualifications. The following plans are available:
We also offer other great benefits including:
CDA is always on the lookout for great employees. If you are just entering the job market or simply seeking a change, we welcome all resumes. Please email resumes to CDA’s Human Resources Department at:
fax to (515) 369-4410 for consideration.