Umiaq Design is looking for an experienced AutoCAD Technician to support a growing civil and mechanical engineering design department. Projects will include large and small project throughout Alaska. Typical projects include design of water and sewer systems, facility site development, landfill and sewer lagoon, roads and pads, and bulk fuel systems. Additional work may include survey support, developing plats, as-built drawings, and easements documents.
ROLES & RESPONSIBILITIES:
The AutoCAD Technician will work with a group of other AutoCAD Technicians, under the direction of the Engineering Department Manager, supporting engineering staff and Project Managers. The AutoCAD Technician will be responsible for development of design drawings in accordance with project requirements and company standards. Some projects may require the AutoCAD Technician to prepare preliminary designs based on criteria provided by the engineers and incorporate red-line changes to drawings. The AutoCAD Technician will be responsible for maintaining clean and up-to-date drawing files and structure.
In accordance with Executive Order 14042: Ensuring Adequate COVID Safety Protocols for Federal Contractors, candidates should be aware that they may be required to have received or be willing to receive the COVID-19 vaccine by date of hire. All job offers in connection with a covered contract will be contingent upon providing proof of vaccination prior to your anticipated start date.
The AutoCAD Technician must be proficient with AutoCAD Architecture Engineering & Construction Collection and the development of Civil and Mechanical Engineering design drawings. Additional skills include: strong attention to detail, good organizational skills, ability to either work on a team or alone, ability to apply drafting guidelines, and ability to interpret survey data, maps and graphical data. GIS software experience preferred, but not required.
Three, or more, years of experience working as an AutoCAD Technician producing Civil/ Mechanical/ Environmental Engineering design drawings. Alternatively, must have an AAS in Computer Aided Drafting and Design.
The successful applicant must be able to work at a computer for 8, or more, hours per day. Ability to lift 5-20 lbs. rolls boxes and rolls of paper.
Work will be performed in a no-smoking office setting.