Transportation BIM Designer Intern
Des Moines, IA  / Cedar Rapids, IA  / Omaha, NE 
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Transportation BIM Designer Intern

Transportation BIM Designer Intern (156641)

About Us

At HDR, we specialize in engineering, architecture, environmental and construction services. While we are most well-known for adding beauty and structure to communities through high-performance buildings and smart infrastructure, we provide much more than that. We create an unshakable foundation for progress because our multidisciplinary teams also include scientists, economists, builders, analysts and artists. That's why we believe diversity is our greatest strength. HDR is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace and an affirmative action employer.

We believe that the way we work can add meaning and value to the world. That ideas inspire positive change. That coloring outside the lines can illuminate fresh perspectives. And that small details yield important realizations. Above all, we believe that collaboration is the best way forward.

HDR is currently looking for a Transportation BIM Designer Intern to join our large team of transportation engineering professionals. The primary duty of the BIM Designer Intern will be to perform assignments under the direct supervision of an engineer or Project Manager. Typical responsibilities include adding in the development of creating preliminary and final designs, perform basic quantity and geometry calculations while working with a team of Engineers and other designers on various roadway, airfield, or site design projects. Typically is an individual enrolled in 2 year civil engineering technology program. Strong interest in roadway design required. It is preferred that the candidate has knowledge of Microstation/Autocad and Geopak/Civil3D, construction documents, technical and engineering knowledge and be able to work independently.

Required Qualifications
  • Currently enrolled in associates or technical school degree program.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, including ability to work with minimal supervision to develop construction documents.
  • Requires knowledge of CADD, design development, construction documents, technical and engineering knowledge.
  • Oral and written communication skills.
  • An attitude and commitment to being an active participant of our employee-owned culture is a must.
Preferred Qualifications
  • Knowledge of Civil 3D, Microstation and/or AutoCad, Microsoft Office preferred


At HDR, we know work isn't only about who you work for; it's also about what you do and how you do it. Led by the strength of our values and a culture shaped by employee ownership, we network with each other, build on each other's contributions, and collaborate together to make great things possible. When you join HDR, we give you license to do the same. We help you take charge of your career, giving you multiple growth opportunities along the way.

At HDR, we are committed to the principles of employment equity.

USA: We are a Federal Contractor, Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. We consider all qualified candidates regardless of minority, veteran, disability, sexual orientation, gender, gender identity or any other status protected by law.

CANADA: We welcome applications from all qualified individuals.

AUSTRALIA: We consider all qualified candidates regardless of gender, ethnicity, country of birth, political or religious affiliation, health status, or any other status protected by law.

At HDR, health and safety matters.

For some positions, you may be required to provide drug and alcohol testing, before or during employment, based on our Drug Testing and Drug Free Workplace Policy.

If you are required to drive for us, we require a valid driver's license and compliance with our vehicle policy.


Position Summary
Start Date
As soon as possible
Employment Type
Full Time
Period of Employment
Type of Compensation
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