CAD Technician I- Mesa, AZ

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CAD Technician I- Mesa, AZ

Atwell
4700 E. Southern Avenue
Mesa, AZ 85206

Phone Number: (248) 447-2000
Email cmitchell@atwell-group.com
Web Site http://atwell-group.com

Position Title: CAD Technician I
Location of Position: Mesa, AZ

Responsibilities/Job Purpose:
The CAD Technician is a developmental position working under minimal supervision to support a project team by drafting detailed drawings, conducting research and preparing final documents for various projects. In this role, an employee will be expected to develop and demonstrate proficiency within the following:

Typical Duties:
Serve as a resource to the design staff on matters concerning drafting practices and procedures.
Coordinate activities of individuals in CAD Technician I positions.
Enter, access, retrieve, analyze and revise data as directed based on Atwell standard procedures. Manage the responsibilities incorporated with preliminary and final drawings, excel spreadsheets, and research documents.
Utilize AutoCAD and related engineering software packages to complete assignments such as preparing topographic surveys, preliminary site layout plans, and preliminary concept plans on time and within prescribed standards as outlined in the Atwell Product Quality Manual and CAD Standards Manual.
Organize base drawing files utilizing AutoCAD and related software packages such as the latest in-house version of AutoCAD, Land Development Desktop, and Civil 3-D.
Produce detailed and finished drawings by making revisions from senior project team member’s comments and plans.
Produce various drawings specific to the project. Examples include: soil erosion plans, site layout, grading, storm sewer, water, sanitary sewer plans, construction layout, and construction staking.
Prepare construction documents for submittal to clients, municipalities, agencies and others as directed. This includes stamping with appropriate seal as approved by the Project Manager and Obtain appropriate signature.
Communicate with team members, Project Manager and Team Leader on workload status in order to meet designated chargeability goals.

Skills & Knowledge / Education & Experience:
3 plus years of experience in private land development
Proficiency in AutoCAD Civil 3D is required
Strong written and verbal communication skills
Must have working knowledge and understanding of basic geometry and trigonometry
Basic knowledge of land survey and civil engineering terms and practices
Demonstrate proficiency with the latest AutoCAD software and procedures utilizing your background of an Associates or BS degree in AutoCAD (or related field or equivalent experience) and two (2) plus years of experience.

Demonstrate an intermediate understanding and application of the following technical skills:
AutoCAD
AutoCAD Civil 3-D
Construction Cost Estimating
Earthworks
Grading Design
Land Development Desktop
MS Excel, Word, and Outlook
Plan Interpretation, Presentation, and Clarity
Site Planning
Civil Construction Document Preparation
Demonstrate knowledge and skills in new applications such as:
AutoTurn
Condominium Documents
Sanitary (Septic) Design
Sanitary (Sewer) Design
Soil Erosion and Sedimentation Control
Storm Water Management
Utilities Design
Water Main Design

Benefits:
Medical Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Plan
Cafeteria Plan
401K or other Retirement Plan
Paid Vacation
Sick Leave

Notice of Nondiscrimination Policy
Atwell is an equal opportunity employer that supports and subscribes to a policy of nondiscrimination in all aspects of employment as provided by applicable state and federal law. This policy pertains to recruitment, employment, training and development, promotion, transfer, layoff, termination, compensation, and all other conditions and privileges of employment. Employment shall be based on merit, qualifications, and competence. Employment decisions shall be made without regard to an applicant’s race, color, religion, creed, gender, national origin, age, disability, marital or
veteran status, sexual orientation, or any other legally protected status, except where certain such
characteristics may be essential bona fide occupational requirements.