Summit Engineering Group, Inc. is seeking to hire a CAD drafter/designer to assist in the preparation of construction plans, project maps, and other work tasks as describe in the attached job description.
Summit Engineering Group, Inc.
9601 Warren H. Abernathy Hwy.
Spartanburg, SC 29301
Phone: (864) 949-1111
Web address: www.summitengineeringgroup.com
We are an employee-owned, civil engineering firm based in Spartanburg, SC that provides professional services to various municipalities, special interest groups, state agencies, and developers in North and South Carolina.
Although we have been in business for 10 years, our principals and engineers have experience ranging from 20 years to 47 years. We pride ourselves in maintaining a family atmosphere centered around providing excellent professional service to our clients, and an environment where our employees can learn and grow professionally. Our principals actively manage projects and maintain personal relationships with all employees.
Summit staff currently consists of 12 employees.
See the attached job description for a detailed explanation of the responsibilities, qualification requirements, and pay range of the position.
(7:30 am – 5:30 pm Monday – Thursday; 7:30 am – 11:30 pm Friday)
How to You Apply?
Please contact Alvin Fuller at [email protected]
Job Description for CAD Drafter/Designer
CAD drafter/designer, working in conjunction under the direction of engineers, is responsible for creating detailed drawings that are utilized in the planning and construction of civil engineering projects including utility (water and wastewater) lines, pump stations, treatment plants and similar projects. These detailed technical drawings incorporate the input of engineers and surveyors and can specify dimensions, codes, materials, and construction methods. Duties will also include the preparation of survey plats, drawings, topographic maps and site layouts from survey field notes.
CAD Drafter/Designer Duties and Responsibilities
The are general duties and responsibilities of the CAD drafter/designer is expected to perform include:
Willingness and ability to perform other duties, such as, but not limited to:
Important CAD Drafter/Designer Qualities
To be effective and efficient as a CAD drafter/designer, one should have the following competencies:
Must have the ability to read and understand construction drawings of various complexities.
A CAD drafter/designer should pay close attention to detail, so the drawings being prepared will be technically accurate.
Must have the ability to work with Autodesk Civil 3D, Microsoft Office, and other computer software as required for day to day operations.
These are important since working with technical drawings requires mathematical calculations involving angles and weights, not to mention costs.
A drafter/designer helps engineers by identifying problems with designs and plans and recommends solutions.
As a CAD drafter/designer, one works under strict deadlines, but should still be able to produce the required output in accordance with schedules.
This is a basic, considering that a drafter/designer works closely with other professionals to ensure the accuracy of final plans and drawings.
All applicants must have a valid SC/NC driver’s license
CAD drafter/designer will be expected to dress appropriately for the work tasks to be performed, maintain acceptable hygiene, and be capable of maintaining a prompt work schedule
CAD drafter/designer should have completed at least a two-year associate degree program at a technical school or community college. Architecture or engineering programs can also provide the necessary education requirements. Coursework may include mathematics, science, drawing, and design.
Experience with and engineering firm specializing in design of civil engineering projects is preferred but is not required.
CAD Drafter/Designer Salary
Salary range is negotiable based on education, training level, and experience.
Summit Engineering Group, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer, and does not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender, national origin, ethnicity, disability, parental status, sexual orientation, or other applicable legally protected characteristic.
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