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Structural CAD Technician

Structural CAD Technician, Austin


  • 4+ years of structural drafting experience.
  • 2-year Certificate/Associate Degrees from an accredited vocational or technical institute is a plus, but not required.
  • Must have High School Diploma.
  • Must hold a valid AutoCAD certificate from accredited Technical School.
  • Ability to read and understand Architectural. MEP, and Structural drawings
  • Be proficient with different construction methods and materials including wood, steel, concrete, light gauge, masonry, ICF, Tilt-wall, post-tension, et al.
  • Ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
  • Ability to juggle multiple projects/tasks successfully.
  • Attention to detail is a must!
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD (Revit experience is a plus, but not required).


  • Utilize advanced features within AutoCAD or Revit in order to complete project setups and engineering redlines with no training or oversight beyond learning company standards. Examples of these features include: X-Referencing, Layer Management and Properties within different view ports, utilization of base files, use and manipulate blocks, etc.
  • Overlay architectural backgrounds with current structural plans and identify areas where conflicts occur.
  • Identify where unconventional conditions exist.
  • Review redlines and make inquiries regarding non-standard items as needed to ensure quality of product and to meet client expectations.
  • Apply drafting and checking procedures and applicable client and project drafting standards consistently with no input.
  • Prepare complete structural construction drawings from engineering design sketches, architectural plans, specifications and verbal instructions.

$30-$35/hr, wage will depend on ability.