general direction of engineering and other technical staff, applies
learned skills and technical ability to prepare detailed construction
drawings, topographical profiles, and related maps and specifications
used in planning and construction of civil or other engineering projects
such as highways, river improvements, flood control, and drainage and
buildings by performing the following duties.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND
RESPONSIBILITIES includes, but is not
limited to the following:
- Reviews rough sketches, drawings, specifications and
other engineering data received from engineering staff.
Interprets engineering data in order to effectively and
efficiently complete assigned tasks.
- Completed detailed drawings from sketches, plans,
specifications and written/verbal instructions using computer-aided
- Plots maps and charts showing profiles and
cross-sections, indicating relation of topographical contours and
elevations to buildings, retaining walls, tunnels, overhead power
lines and other structures.
- Develops detailed drawings of structures and
installations such as buildings, roads, culverts, fresh water
supply, sewage disposal systems and dikes.
- On occasion, accompanies survey crew in field to
locate grading markers or to collect data required for revision of
- Works cooperatively with other CADD technicians
and/or engineers to complete assigned work.
- Proactively seeks input and clarification from other
employees assigned to given project in order to minimize time spent
in performing the essential duties of the position.
- Checks assigned work to ensure accuracy and quality.
has no supervisory responsibilities.
this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each
essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are
representative of the knowledge, skill and/or ability required.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE
professional experience required; ability to understand and follow
read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and
maintenance instructions and procedure manuals.
Ability to write routine reports and correspondence.
Ability to communicate with other internal customers to clarify
work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical
inference, and fundamentals of plane and solid geometry and
trigonometry. Ability to
apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios and proportions to
solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables
in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to
interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram
or schedule form.
CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS
no special certifications or licensing requirements for this position.
PHYSICAL DEMANDS/ WORK ENVIRONMENT
capable of carrying up to 30 pounds of equipment over all types of
terrain and in all types of weather conditions.
Must be able to transverse on all types of project sites
including industrial, commercial and undeveloped ground.
willing to travel on short – or long-term assignments at other office
and client locations to complete assigned work.
environment characteristics described here are representative of those
an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this
job in an office environment. The
noise level in the work environment is usually quiet.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is
occasionally exposed to outside weather conditions.