Summary: A CAD or computer-aided design technician uses software to create design plans for survey and engineering drawings based on client needs.
Essential Duties: The duties listed below are intended only as illustrations of the various types of work that may be performed. The omission of specific statements of duties does not exclude them from the position if the work is similar, related or a logical assignment to this class. A CAD Technician II has the ability to complete work assignments with minimal supervision.
Utilizes AutoCAD Civil 3D and related custom CAD tools, to complete assigned projects efficiently and accurately.
Performs surveying and engineering computations applicable to the work
Prepares a wide variety of maps and other products to meet customer requirements.
Works with the following types of documents:
Permitting exhibits, e.g. Federal, State, County, Municipal
Latitude and Longitude exhibits
Parcel Acreage Exhibits
Pad Layout exhibits
Grading, erosion and sediment control plans
Plan & profile sheets
Any other type of surveying and engineering drafting that may be requested by our clients.
Revises exhibits from redlined documents from team lead or engineer
Works with GIS data (SDE, Shape File, kmz/kml, etc.)
Performs other related duties as assigned.
Terminology, methods, practices, techniques and nomenclature of civil and survey drafting
Use and operate AutoCAD Civil 3D software
Use and operate Microsoft Outlook, Word, and Excel
Engineering mathematics including addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division
An intermediate level of AutoCAD Civil 3D software
2+ years as a survey or civil CAD Technician
Excellent computer skills
Knowledge of engineering design principles
Good communication and problem-solving skills
The ability to work as part of a team
The ability to meet deadlines
High school diploma or GED
Subject to a background check
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this class. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Typically, you will work 32 to 40 hours a week, Monday to Friday. You'll be based in a design office, working at a CAD design workstation or on a PC.
While performing the functions of this class, the employee is typically exposed to normal office conditions where the noise level is moderately quiet. This position does not perform field operations.
Physical Demands must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to sit use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms and talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand and walk.
Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision and the ability to adjust focus.
While performing the duties of this class, employees are regularly required to use written and oral communication skills; read and interpret data, information and documents; analyze and solve problems; use math and mathematical reasoning; observe and interpret situations; learn and apply new information or new skills; perform highly detailed work on multiple, concurrent tasks; and interact with staff and other organizations; and supervisors, co-workers, inspectors and employees in other departments and others encountered in the course of work.