CAD Technician

    • HNTB Corp
  • Dallas, TX
  • Posted 32 days ago | Updated 5 hours ago


On Site
Full Time


Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Information gathering
Geographic information system
3D computer graphics
Graphics design
Design software
Software packaging
Dimensional modeling
Technical drafting
CAD administration
Civil engineering

Job Details

What We're Looking For

At HNTB, you can create a career that is meaningful to you while building communities that matter to all of us. For more than a century, we have been delivering solutions for some of the largest, most complex infrastructure projects across the country. With our historic growth, it is an exciting time to join our team of employee-owners.

This opportunity is a moderately supervised position at a proficient level in a team environment in which primary responsibilities include preparing drawings with CADD, assist in other aspects of plan preparation such as information gathering and creating exhibits for use in meetings. Focus of responsibilities will generally be related to a specific Engineering sub-type. May be knowledgeable in GIS, 3D, Highway or Railroad design, Building design and Graphic Imaging.

What You'll Do:
  • Prepares construction details, design plans, reports, and relevant project related materials utilizing computer aided drafting, design software and various other computer software packages.
  • Transfers information in numerical, written and sketched, or electronic format from sources such as legal descriptions, survey data, aerial photographs and computer files to final plans and maps.
  • Develops and implements custom automated drafting and design procedures under supervision.
  • Identifies errors, problems, or non-standard situations and suggests alternatives.
  • Assists in the evaluation of new drafting /design procedures and/or software.
  • Visualizes and illustrates concept or designs in 2 or 3 dimensions. Utilize mathematics including algebra, geometry, and trigonometry.
  • Performs other duties as assigned.

What You'll Need:
  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering Technology or related field, or
  • Associate of Science in Drafting or Technical School or related and 2 years of relevant experience, or
  • In lieu education, 4 years of relevant experience

What You'll Bring:
  • Intermediate knowledge in the terminology and symbols used in survey notes, plans, shop drawings, aerial photographs, and maps related to a specific Engineering sub-type
  • Collaborates with other CAD technicians including client CAD management as needed
  • Reviews client CAD requirements and coordinates CAD project efforts to meet client needs and expectations
  • Calculates quantities and performs engineering realted computations

What We Prefer:
  • MicroStation V8i, InRoads, GEOPAK, MicroStation Connect
  • OpenRoads Designer, OpenRail Designer, OpenBridge Designer
  • ProjectWise
  • Intermediate knowledge in the terminology and symbols used in survey notes, plans, shop drawings, aerial photographs, and maps related to Track/Roadway/Civil Engineering

Additional Information

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Visa sponsorship is not available for this position.



Dallas, TX


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Job Type: Regular

Full/Part Time: Full time

Job Category: Technical Group

ReqID: R-20970
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