Civil CAD Drafter (Contract)

Enginuity Advantage - Seattle, WA

Our Seattle area team is looking to hire a CAD Drafter / Technician. This is a contract position, expected to go 3+ months, with the opportunity to become permanent.

CAD Drafter/Civil Technician  is responsible for drafting civil design construction documents and revising existing documents.

Our ideal candidate will have:

  • Thorough knowledge of AutoCAD software, version 2015+.
  • 2+ years of experience in a similar role
  • Production of accurate and well-presented design drawings that adhere to company, client, and agency requirements.
  • Ability to work successfully within a project-based and team-based environment.
  • Excellent time management skills, in order to meet deadlines.
  • Ability to communicate effectively to clients – internal and external.
  • Initiative - self-starter.
  • Committed to producing high quality plans.
  • Motivation and ability to increase understanding and implementation of engineering principles, internal and external standards, and requirements.
  • (Preferred) Thorough knowledge of AutoCAD Civil 3D software, version 2015. Grading, corridors, feature lines, surfaces, C3D labels, pipe network, and sheet sets.

In this position you get to:

  • Create and revise civil engineering drawings, draft engineered redlines (hardcopy and electronic markups), revise CAD drawings based on client/jurisdictional feedback, and create details, sections and report exhibits.
  • Use company and required city AutoCAD standards. Drafting will be done in AutoCAD and AutoCAD Civil 3D. Drawings will be created from a combination of hand sketches, survey, architectural, or other drawings, and our design base file.
  • Correlate, and interpret data obtained from topographical surveys and historical documents.
  • Follow directions to set up sheet files and method of presentation for drawings and exhibits.
  • Provide quality control.
  • Coordinate with engineer/project manager to understand and meet project objectives, project budgets, and timelines.
  • Communicate and coordinate effectively with colleagues, clients, subcontractors, agency staff, consultants, and co-workers, in-person, via email and phone.
  • Maintain electronic and paper project file organization.
  • Work with engineering and senior CAD staff for workload tasks.

Posted On: Monday, May 18, 2020

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