CAD Designer in Cincinnati, OH at Vaco

Date Posted: 3/24/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Summary

Candidate will produce accurate complex final design models and drawings with land development CAD software (Civil 3D and/or Carlson Civil Suite) and related software. This individual may also lead less experienced technicians and on occasion assist with determining appropriate workload and project modeling and drawing cost estimates.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Through limited guidance from engineers and through participation in project meetings, perform basic engineering design of civil engineering site and utility plans, transportation design, planning, and report figures.
  • Perform, or assist engineers with, computations of CADD modeling for plan and profile sheets, site and utility grades, and project quantities.
  • Assist with display graphics and report figures.
  • Prepare and/or revise construction and planning documents as well as exhibits within company standards from redlines for a variety of projects
  • Help develop company cad standards
  • Coordinate and communicate with project to meet overall project objectives and deadlines
  • Understand and use established company standards for drafting including layer names, line and character styles, drawings and window names, and file names for sheet layout
  • Inform Project Manager(s) of progress on assigned projects and request work when needed

Position Requirements

  • 6+ years of experience in the field or in a related area.
  • Ability to work with mathematical concepts and fundamentals of geometry and trigonometry.

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities

  • Proficiency with and understanding of the civil engineering design process sufficient to perform initial or basic civil design with little guidance.
  • Ability to identify and resolve civil design conflicts.
  • Sufficient English skills to compose correspondence, proofread documents, and effectively communicate with supervisors, other technicians, and clients.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Proficient knowledge of Cad and land development verticals such as Civil 3D or Carlson Civil Suite
  • Knowledge of how to use Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel software, Windows Operating System, and several small- and large-scale printing output devices.
  • Ability to produce accurate complex final models and drawings with CAD and related software.
  • Ability to lead less experienced technicians and on occasion assist with determining appropriate workload and project modeling and drawing cost estimates.

Job Requirements

-Proficiency with and understanding of the civil engineering design process sufficient to perform initial or basic civil design with little guidance •Proficient with CAD & land Development verticals such as Cvil 3D or Carlson Civil Suite •5+ years of experience in the field or a related area •Ability to work with mathematical concepts and fundamentals of geometry & trigonometry