Survey CAD Technician - MicroStation/OpenRoads

  • Full-time

Company Description

We are Olsson, a team-based, purpose-driven engineering and design firm. Our solutions improve communities and our people make it possible.

Our most meaningful asset is our people, and we are dedicated to providing an environment where they can continue to learn, grow, and thrive. Our entrepreneurial spirit is what has allowed us — and will continue to allow us — to grow. The result? Inspired people, amazing designs, and projects with purpose.

Job Description

As a CAD Technician on our Survey team, you will work on preparing a variety of projects which can include survey plats, ALTA/NSPS land title surveys, boundary surveys, topographic surveys, legal descriptions and other surveying related products. You will provide project design through MicroStation, OpenRoads, and AutoCAD Civil 3D. In this role, you will be working primarily on surveys for transportation and infrastructure projects of all types, including the preparation of DOT and local agency projects.

We will consider candidates interested in being located in Fayetteville, AR, Joplin, MO, Springfield, MO, North Kansas City, MO, Overland Park, KS, Manhattan, KS, Tulsa, OK, Oklahoma City, OK, Plano, TX, and Fort Worth, TX. We will consider remote candidates.


You are passionate about:

  • Working collaboratively with others
  • Having ownership in the work you do
  • Using your talents to positively affect communities

You bring to the team:

  • Strong communication skills
  • Ability to contribute and work well on a team
  • Associate Degree in Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) program is preferred.
  • 3+ years of experience in drafting.
  • Proficiency with CAD software, MicroStation and OpenRoads.
  • Knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D is a plus. 
  • Field survey experience in topographic, construction layout, and boundary surveys is beneficial.
  • The ability to work in a constant state of alertness and safe manner.

Additional Information

Olsson is a nationally recognized, employee-owned firm specializing in planning and design, engineering, field services, environmental, and technology. Founded in 1956 on the very mindset that drives us today, we’re here to improve communities by making them more sustainable, better connected, and more efficient. Simply put, we work to leave the world better than we found it.

As an Olsson employee, you’ll receive our traditional benefits package (health care, vision, dental, paid time off, etc.), plus you’ll:

  • Become an owner in the company after your first year through our Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP)
  • Engage in work that has a positive impact in communities
  • Receive an excellent 401(k) match
  • Participate in a wellness program promoting balanced lifestyles
  • Benefit from a bonus system that rewards performance
  • Have the possibility for flexible work arrangements

Olsson is an EEO employer. We encourage qualified minority, female, veteran and disabled candidates to apply and be considered for open positions. We do not discriminate against any applicant for employment, or any employee because of race, color, religion, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender, disability, age, or military status.