Parsons is looking for an amazingly talented CAD Technician to join our team! In this role you will get to perform basic to moderately difficult design/drafting assignments requiring a working knowledge of design/drafting standards, practices, and techniques.
What You’ll Be Doing
Utilizes a CAD workstation to prepare engineering drawings consisting of standard arrangements, layouts, flow sheets, assemblies, isometrics, etc., from rough sketches and/or from general engineering and design information according to established standards and procedures.
Works closely with other Designer/Drafters and Engineers to ensure a coordinated design.
Applies standard design principles and theories to complete assignments.
Utilizes technical manuals to ensure compliance with company policies and applicable standards and codes such as ANSI, PFI, and ASME.
Ensures compliance with required design safety factors, tolerances, and specifications.
Compiles data and performs dimensional and routine calculations required for the preparation of drawings.
Reads and understands orthographic (2D) and/or isometric (3D) designs and supplier/manufacturer drawings.
Makes required changes, additions, and/or revisions, as directed by immediate supervisor.
May assist in training lower level Designer/Drafters in various procedures.
Checks drawings prepared by lower level Designer/Drafters for accuracy and adequacy.
Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.
What Required Skills You’ll Bring
Associate’s or equivalent technical degree or certificate of completion from an accredited designer/drafter course (or equivalent) is preferred.
Minimum 5 years relevant experience in drafting is a must.
Requirements include PC literacy, a working knowledge of CAD, MicroStation and a working knowledge of other computer software used to complete design assignments.
Ability to read and translate blueprints and technical drawings.
Basic understanding of building design and mechanical processes.
Excellent verbal and written communication skills in English and Arabic is a must.
Minimum Clearance Required To Start
Parsons is an equal opportunity employer committed to diversity in the workplace. Minority/Female/Disabled/Protected Veteran.