Perform non-routine and complex assignments from verbal instructions and under minimal supervision. Considerable drafting/CAD skills are required to visualize and portray complex mapping features. Works closely with design originator and Project Manager; may recommend minor design changes requiring sound judgment and discretion. May guide or be assisted by lower-level technicians.
Essential Duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Prepare complex mapping drawings and calculations from rough sketches, or from general engineering and design information (verbal instructions and notes) using CAD software programs.
Conducts research and obtains information pertaining to specific projects as required.
Conducts site inspections as required to ensure the effective productions of plans, drawings, sketches and models.
Understands and follows the company’s standard CAD procedures for layering and standard drawing procedures for sheet layout.
Assists or directs junior level CAD technicians to teach new skills and supervise ongoing work.
Maintain organized files relating to plans, drawings and sketches which will allow access to project information for the Project Manager and other team members as required.