Job details

South Carolina
Market related
Job Type
25 days ago

Title: CAD Technician III
Location: Columbia, Charlotte, Greenville, or Charleston (hybrid - 3 days in office)

The client is seeking an experienced Civil 3D CADD Specialist in Columbia, SC Additional Locations are Greenville, SC, Charlotte, NC, or Charleston, SC. As a CAD Specialist II with growing technical expertise and experience in demanding design driven projects, you will work with interdisciplinary teams on High Tech and Logistics Projects in a Programmatic approach. 


Job Summary/Responsibilities
The CAD Specialist II will work on High Tech and Logistics Industrial facility type projects that are designed in the South Carolina Regional group with a focus on the civil aspects of the design including grading, drainage, and utilities. 

The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:

  • Performs both routine and non-routine, drafting assignments, scale and edit assignments involving the use of computer-aided design and drafting equipment and other graphics software (e.g. CADD software) to achieve set results and deadlines
  • CAD drafting and design for infrastructure projects (ports, civil, rail)
  • Drafting and design for various projects involving civil, buildings, earthworks, utilities, stormwater, rail and/or roadways
  • Digitize or trace sketches or concepts from Designers using CADD software (AutoCAD)
  • Assists with creating and modifying 3D models, renderings and/or animations for promotion and proposals
  • Perform complex assignments involving the use of multiple application platforms and complex systems including Revit software to achieve set results and deadlines
  • Ownership of moderately difficult design tasks with minimal supervision
  • Coordination with other technicians and related disciplines to produce design deliverables
  • Leading development of drawing packages for a coherent functional set of plans
  • Preparing design submissions and other technical documents
  • Ensure that design drawings are compliant with the suggested data
  • Assistance to Senior Engineers and Designers as and when needed


Minimum Requirements :

  • BA/BS plus 3 years of related experience or demonstrated equivalency of experience and/or education
  • 3  plus years civil CAD Experience or related experience
  • Proficient with AutoCAD Civil 3D
  • Experience taking engineering specifications and input into engineering drawings
  • Experience with infrastructure projects
  • Experience with utility profiles and cross-sections
  • Experience with assembling, managing, and manipulating large site surface models

Preferred Qualifications :

  • Diploma in Civil Engineering Technology or Engineering Design and Drafting
  • 3 plus years of CAD design experience
  • Decisions made with a general understanding of procedures and company policies to achieve set results and deadlines
  • Follows established procedures and requires instructions only on new assignments
  • Experience working with Civil Site projects on master planning, conceptual design drawings, construction drawings, and engineering detail drawings
  • Ability to work in a constantly changing and demanding environment
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills and a flexible attitude are a must
  • Capable of working independently and working and enthusiastic team player and
  • Ability to prioritize tasks and multi-task
  • Ability to meet quality, schedule and budget expectations
  • Desire to be mentored by leadership and provide mentorship to junior staff
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Awareness of ones own abilities
  • Detail-oriented and technical, yet experienced enough to see the big picture
  • Must be a highly motivated self-starter with solid writing and verbal communication skills
  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy of work with a innate desire for follow-through
  • Ability to work independently and with large groups of technical minded people with minimal oversight
  • Ability to multi-task and be flexible and able to adapt to rapidly changing project requirements and deadlines
  • Ability to apply passion and enthusiasm for design in a collaborative and progressive team-oriented work environment
  • Knowledge seeker that is curious about their profession and innovations to serve in better ways
  • Appreciative and service oriented with a willingness to serve in a sense of urgency