Design (CAD) Engineer (Transport Infra)

Requisition ID:  2882

Ghent, BE, 9000



Tractebel is a global engineering and consulting company delivering integrated solutions for sustainable energy and built environment projects. Our expertise is trusted worldwide across multiple markets like nuclear, renewables, power & gas, electrical grids, hydropower & dams, water resources & supply, desalination, complex & high-tech buildings, transport infrastructures, and ports & waterways.

By connecting strategy, design, engineering, social & environmental studies, project management and in-house digital applications, we partner with companies and public authorities to create a positive impact on people and planet. 

Backed by more than 150 years of experience, today Tractebel is a community of over 5,500 passionate experts across the globe, committed to ethical business and the fight against climate change. Tractebel is part of the ENGIE Group, a global reference in low-carbon energy and services


Work environment

You are working in our office located in Ghent as a Design (CAD) Engineer within our division Transport Infrastructure (Urban)



  • You execute  infrastructure projects, together with our team of experts, in close collaboration with the project leader.
  • You carry out design work and keep up with new techniques and developments in your discipline.
  • You assist the project leader with his management tasks.
  • You communicate with other project disciplines, including structural, architectural, geotechnical, surveying, and other aspects of a project.
  • You are reporting to the project leader and your team manager.
  • You develop your technical skills (ACAD, Civil 3D …)


  • You have a Bachelor or Master's degree in the industrial engineering/ civil engineering.
  • Relevant work experience is a plus, but not required.
  • You work on infrastructure projects, from primary roads to secondary roads, inclusive sewerage and drainage systems, bridges.
  • You are structured and able to work independently and in a team setting, you have good communication skills, knowledge/interest/affinity with infrastructure and topography.
  • You are a team player; dynamic, precise, solution-oriented and creative.
  • You are mobile and open to missions abroad (short or medium-term).
  • You have a good command of at least two of the following languages, with excellent writing skills: Dutch – English – French.
  • You have an international driving license / driving license “B”.
  • You have a very good knowledge of ACAD, 3D design packets (preference for Civil 3D).
  • Experience with PIPES (Civil 3D) is a plus.
  • Experience with GIS and BIM-packages (BIM360, Navisworks, …) is recommended.
  • Experience with road design standards, methods and practices is preferred.





Business Unit:  GBU Energy Solutions
Division:  ES Tractebel L2
Contract Type:  Permanent
Job Type:  Full - Time
Professional Experience:  Junior (experience < 3 years)
Education Level:  Master's Degree