Cad Operator

Secaucus, New Jersey, United States


  • Contract
  • 1
  • Never
  • <2 years
  • Green Card, US Citizen

Job Description

  • Must be proficient in AutoCAD (version 2014 or higher).
  • Must be proficient using Windows based software and MS office 2000 or higher (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Must have strong organizational skills. Someone with a little bit of experience in the construction field.
  • More along with electrical or mechanical construction, not electronic board layouts.
  • Someone that has been in the business world, not from academia running drafting clubs as a significant part of their resume.
  • High school or equivalent education required.
  • Receive project assignments from Design Team member.
  • Under supervision, prepare construction drawings required to support the installation of electronic special systems (fire alarm, security, access control, and other low voltage specialty systems)
  • Electronic systems drawings will typically consist of items such as floor plan layouts, riser diagrams, electrical interconnections drawings and installation terminations.
  • Prepare submittal documentation (i.e.. data sheets, battery calculations)
  • Maintain project drawing files, and associated records and documentation tracking and maintaining as-built drawings Perform other duties as assigned.

Additional skills and responsibility needed:

  • Prepares system design drawings which include floor plan layouts, interconnection drawings, and installation detail drawings as directed by Project Systems Specialist or Lead CAD Support Technician.
  • Assists in the preparation of panel configuration layouts, riser diagrams, along with battery calculations and voltage drop calculations for assigned projects as assigned by a project design specialist or senior level CAD person.
  • Creates, under direct supervision, submitter packages for projects and prepares to send to customer.
  • Prepares owner/operation manuals and record drawings using CAD software.
  • Checks accuracy of own work and ensures all time is properly coded to projects.
  • Ensures all work is reviewed for clarity, completeness, and conformity to standards/specifications by a Lead Support CAD Technician.
  • Maintains project drawing files, drawing library, and associated records and documentation per corporate policy. 
  • Operates and maintains CAD equipment, plotters, and other drawing reproduction equipment and completes other tasks as assigned.
  • Maintains supplies for all plotter equipment.


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