With limited direction from engineering, architecture and other staff, coordinates the efforts of other design technicians to determine design criteria, drawing sequence and presentation, sizing various system components and refining rough sketches and notes to include material quantities and equipment specifications obtained from standard calculations and vendor catalogues. Uses computer software packages to prepare detailed construction drawings, topographical profiles, and related maps and specifications used in planning, design and construction of engineering and architectural projects.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Associate's degree (A. A.) or equivalent from a two-year college or technical school plus seven or more years of related experience and/or training in design. Excellent AutoCAD or Microstation software skills are a must.
Ability to read and interpret documents, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write reports and correspondence. Must be able to communicate effectively, both orally and in writing, with employees, managers, and vendors.
Ability 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.