CAD Manager in New York, NY

$100K - $150K(Ladders Estimates)

AKRF   •  

New York, NY 10001

Industry: Manufacturing & Automotive


8 - 10 years

Posted 56 days ago


  • Develop in-house standards and effectively implement and facilitate these standards company-wide.
  • Research and implement client's specific CAD standards.
  • Provide support to AKRF's CAD users and environment by responding to requests for technical assistance in person, via phone, and electronically.
  • Conduct new employee CAD orientations.
  • Conduct CAD training for in-house staff.
  • Maintain CAD training curriculums.
  • Work closely with Design Team to ensure project coordination is maintained.
  • Project oversight to ensure compliance with client or in-house requirements as it relates to CAD.
  • Provide production CAD support.
  • Organize and maintain CAD folder structure and environment.

CAD Manager would work closely with AKRF's IT department by performing the following:

  • Maintain online knowledge-base of CAD technology, processes, and procedures.
  • Light assistance with configuration of new CAD workstations.
  • Assist in deployment and testing of new CAD software.
  • Identify and escalate situations requiring urgent attention.
  • Track and route problems and requests and document resolutions.
  • Stay current with new CAD and system innovations that could benefit AKRF.


  • Minimum 7 years working knowledge of Autodesk products in a production role required.
  • Ability to provide technical support for all CAD software including: AutoCAD, AutoCAD Infraworks 360, and AutoCAD Civil 3D.
  • Working knowledge of GIS preferred.
  • Working knowledge of BIM preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Micro Station preferred.
  • Working knowledge of Revit preferred.
  • Fundamental working knowledge of relevant software, hardware and other equipment (PC hardware/software, Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Office).
  • Understanding of CAD/BIM customization.
  • The ability to effectively train a large number of people in a classroom environment.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and analytical skills required.
  • Autodesk Certification a plus.
  • Some travel to other offices required (NJ, PA, NJ, MD, and Westchester).

Valid Through: 2019-10-14