AutoCAD Technician

Curtis Bay, MD 21226

Employment Type: Contract Job Category: Civil Engineering Job Number: CG6919446927 Compensation: $18-20 / hour

Job Description

Sterling Engineering has an exciting opportunity for an AutoCAD Technician/Drafter in Curtis Bay, MD! The role is a long term contract offering full benefits.

· Work on civil and energy transmission drafting and design projects.
· Create base maps, site plans and existing conditions for infrastructure and utilities.
· Create overall project sheet layout and criteria.
· Utilize advance AutoCAD skills to setup projects and relationships between drawing and other files.
· ManageUser and Geographic Coordinate Systems.
· Follow established technical specifications to prepare drawings and assists in design drafting.
· Consult with engineers regarding model accuracy and design parameters.
· Keep Drafting Coordinator aware of work load and request work when needed.
· Work from general direction, and go by projects and other sources to produce computer-generated graphs, charts, overlays, and drawings.
· Work with drafting, design, and engineering team, as well as Project Managers.
· Although not the primary responsibility of this position, when needed, a Drafter II has the ability to perform the responsibilities identified in the Drafter I job description.
· Perform other duties as assigned.
Work Environment
· Standard office environment with standard office equipment.
· The employee must be able to sit for prolonged periods of time and extended keyboard use and reading of computer screen.
· The employee is regularly required to stand, walk, use stairs, use hands, reach, talk and hear.
· Theremay be a rare or occasional need to stoop, kneel, crouch, or lift 10-30 pounds.
· Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus.
· May be requestedto work overtime and weekends to meet client deadlines.
· Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Key Qualifications
· Demonstrate the ability to perform all key qualifications of a Drafter I.
· Knowledge and understanding of Geographic Coordinate Systems.
· Can analyzesketches, notes, and other input material to determine the best approach for the completion of drawings.
· Advanced level of training and experience using AutoCAD as a primary function of work.
· Intermediate or Advanced level of training and experience using Civil 3D.
· Knowledgeof civil engineering, surveying and/or experience working with engineering firms.
· Can create basic 3D objects in Civil3D such as points, surfaces, alignments and profiles.
· Understands and can edit and apply Styles within Civil 3D.
· Familiarity with use of measuring tools (laser meters, rulers, and levels).
· Proven experience in solving complex problems, identifying alternative solutions, project consequences of proposed actions and implement recommendations to support goals.
· The ability to lead a small team of drafters to complete project tasks.
Required Experience and Education
· Minimum of Associate of Arts and Science in Engineering, Drafting, Design, Graphic Arts, or related field.
· Threeto seven years of experience using AutoCAD as a primary function of job or studies.
· Prefer knowledge and experience with AutoCAD release 2013, but will consider candidates that have worked with older versions.

Meet Your Recruiter

Alex Galik
Technical Recruiter

Alex Galik is a seasoned Technical Recruiter dedicated to the Utilities Division. With an impressive 6-year tenure at Sterling, Alex's passion lies in helping individuals find fulfilling careers, serving as a job coach to prepare them for interviews, and aiding them in building standout resumes.

As a Technical Recruiter, Alex's deep understanding of the Utilities Division empowers him to connect candidates with positions that match their qualifications and align with their career aspirations. His role extends beyond traditional recruiting, as he plays a vital role in coaching candidates for success.

What Alex enjoys most about his work is the opportunity to make a tangible difference in people's lives. He serves as a job coach, guiding individuals through the interview process and helping them craft resumes highlighting their strengths and experiences. Witnessing candidates transform into confident interviewees and crafting compelling resumes is a source of immense fulfillment.

Alex advises job seekers to target positions that both challenge them and bring happiness. He believes that a fulfilling career isn't just about finding a job; it's about finding a role that continuously stimulates growth and fosters happiness.

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