CAD Technician in King of Prussia, PA at Pennoni

Date Posted: 3/16/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Pennoni is a multidisciplinary consulting engineering firm founded more than five decades ago. We approach engineering challenges from a wider spectrum of angles than most, from land development to energy management. Our goal is to help communities and private sector clients alike navigate the ever-changing technological advancements available and learn how best to integrate “smart” solutions into the current landscape to make them a part of resilient and sustainable planning. Our combination of talent and experience generates unprecedented solutions for diverse and iconic projects around the globe.


Job Responsibilities

Pennoni Associates, a leading engineering and design consulting firm is currently looking for a CAD Technician to join our King of Prussia Municipal Division. The ideal candidate is someone with experience consistent but not limited to:

  • Assisting Engineers with preparation of technical drawings for design projects, including site, roadways, culverts, retaining walls, water and sewer utilities
  • Using AutoCAD and/or MicroStation to plan preparation and details, 2D &3D plan development, structure & facility layout, quantity calculations, maintaining CAD standards, plot drivers, pen tables, border and reference files, and plotting
  • Developing complete sets of construction plans for projects using AutoCAD Civil3D including site, utility, erosion and sediment control, grading/drainage plans, and details in accordance with client and agencies
  • Analyzing surveys, field notes, maps, aerial photographs, and other materials to identify potential project constraints and the best approach in developing and completing projects on time and on budget
  • Completing red lines and plan revisions; Researching and reviewing deeds, ordinances, technical reports, municipal, and state codes to ensure compliance
  • Working in a team environment with Project Engineers to advance plans for various projects and clients
  • Collaborating with Project Managers and Design Staff to provide status updates, discuss challenges, and address plan revisions & mark-ups


Job Requirements

Required Attributes

  • Required education: High School Diploma.
  • One year CAD certification from a college or technical school, or equivalent combination of training and experience.
  • Minimum years of work experience: 0-3.
  • Computer skills required: Proficiency in MicroStation V8i and AutoCAD 2017 (or newer version), Microsoft Office, roadway modeling software (InRoads, Civil3D) a plus.
  • High AutoCAD proficiency; Full range of visual depth perception and the ability to distinguish colors.

Preferred Attributes

  • Ability to work independently and take direction from Design Staff
  • CAD Technology Degree a plus
  • Knowledge of PennDOT standards a plus
  • Good organization and communication skills
  • Self-motivated
  • Works well in team environments


Why Work With Us?

At our core, we recognize that the unique qualities of our Pennoni individuals are essential for innovation and growth as a whole. Pennoni, an ENR Top 500 consulting engineering firm, offers many opportunities to help you build your career. We continually strive to build a great workplace where our employees trust the people they work for, enjoy the people they work with, and take pride in what they do.

Equal Opportunity Employer

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