Careers

 

Traffic Engineer

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.

  

Project Engineer

 

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 erino@cda-eng.com if interested.

  

 

Survey Party Chief

Civil Design Advantage has an immediate opening for a Survey Party Chief. The majority of work being land development projects in the Des Moines Metro area. The work will include topographic and boundary surveys for subdivisions and site plans, ALTA land title surveys, plat of surveys and construction staking of subdivisions, site plans and roadway projects.

Civil Design Advantage offers competitive benefits, including paid time off, medical, dental, vision, life insurance, short and long term disability, 401k and an opportunity to grow with the company.

Compensation dependent on work experience.

 

Please email resumes to MikeB@cda-eng.com.

 

 

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.

 

Land Surveyor/Survey Technician

 

 Civil Design Advantage has immediate need for a full-time, permanent Land Surveyor/Surveying Technician to provide AutoCAD drafting support services for surveying and civil engineering projects.  Responsibilities include downloading survey data, creation of digital terrain models, writing legal descriptions and preparation of plats. A candidate should have the desire to grow professionally, be able to meet deadlines and have the ability to work in a team environment. Working knowledge of AutoCAD software preferred. Please email resumes to MikeB@cda-eng.com.

 

 

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:

    • Medical

    • Dental

    • Vision Care

    • Life Insurance

    • Short/Long-Term Disability

 

We also offer other great benefits including:

    • Paid Time Off (PTO)

    • 401(k)

    • Professional Development Programs

 

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 careers@civildesignadvantage.com or fax to (515) 369-4410 for consideration.