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  • Civil CAD Designer

    Minimum of 2 years' experience providing civil CAD Design support in professional/technical services environment. to support the design and delivery of a variety of civil and water resource projects. Assist with the preparation of standard engineering documents and calculations, incorporating Civil 3D and AutoCAD for drafting purposes. is a civil/environmental engineering firm serving the Pacific NW since 2004. You have excellent solid understanding of CAD Civil 3D, Excel, Word and the Microsoft Suite. : You have 2+ years of civil engineering CAD Design experience within the AEC industry.
    $49k-81k yearly est.5d ago
  • Structural Drafting Technician

    Well established and growing firm looking for a Structural Drafting Technician
    $37k-46k yearly est.12d ago
  • Computer Aided Design Technician

    TCE supports a healthy work-life balance with a generous time off package, and unlimited time off (UTO) after one year TCE offers competitive wages and a comprehensive benefits package commensurate with experience and ample opportunity for growth TCE is based in Williston, VT. TCE provides expert design and guidance to our clients with VT land interests However, TCE offers remote work flexibility.
    $57k-106k yearly est.12d ago
  • Survey CAD Technician

    Utilize AutoCAD Civil 3D and related engineering software packages to complete assignments on time and within Atwell standards. Atwell, LLC is a bold leader in the consulting, engineering, and construction services industry, delivering a broad range of creative solutions to clients in the real estate and land development, renewable energy, and oil and gas markets. Atwell doesn't just grow careers. Responsibilities As a Survey CAD Technician at Atwell you will work on diverse projects with various size, scope, and detail. Atwell Has Been Recognized For 7 Consecutive Years As a Best Places To Work , Hot Firm Nationally By Zweig Group And We Are Proud Recipients Of The Following 2021 Awards Atwell is a privately owned company, with 1,300+ passionate team members across 40+ locations and growing!
    $22-36 hourly11d ago
  • CAD/Revit Technician

    The CAD/Revit Technician will mainly use REVIT and occasionally AutoCAD to set up and update project models and back grounds, draft redline mark ups of MEP systems, document existing conditions using REVIT, and aide in trouble shooting REVIT issues. At Salas O'Brien we tell our clients that we're engineered for impact. Founded in 1975, Salas O'Brien is an employee-owned engineering and professional services firm focused on achieving impact for our clients, our team, and the world. Location: Roanoke, Virginia
    $34k-51k yearly est.7d ago
  • Senior Computer Aided Design Designer

    Must Haves: Bachelor's degree in relevant field (engineering/technology/etc.) with 2+ years of experience OR Associates degree in relevant field with 3+ years of experience Experience creating drafting's/drawings in AutoCAD, Solidworks, or Revit Knowledge of fundamental math, specifically geometry EX: Need to know specific angles for different triangles; if they don't, they are not a fit Good communication skills (both verbal and written) Plusses : Experience in the construction industry Precast concrete experience Day to Day: Read contract drawings and specifications Collaborate with entry level designers and engineers to prepare and issue all materials regarding the project structure/architecture Issue erection drawings and details to the general contractor or owner for approvals Advise engineering manager of problems/progress Converse via telephone, email, or in person with General Contractor, project architects and project engineers Detail cover sheet, foundation plans, foundation plants, elevation drawings, and details as required Help prepare small to medium size precast projects & turn drafted drawings into fine-tuned drawings
    $41k-67k yearly est.6d ago
  • Fire Protection Designer Technician

    When it comes to what you want in your career, if you can imagine it, you can do it at Parsons. Parsons has a position for a NICET Certified Fire Protection Designer Technician to join the Fire Protection Engineering Division of Federal Business Unit in support of various Government Agency projects. Parsons Federal provides a broad array of engineering design services to its clients including Fire and Life Safety Engineering and Fire Protection System Design.
    $59.3k-119.7k yearly16d ago
  • Technical Designer

    Local candidates have the option to work a hybrid schedule, to collaborate with the team in the Reston, VA office. The Technical Designer is competent in multiple conventional aspects of architectural practice with an emphasis on the technical implementation of the project design Performs work requiring adaptation of standards and criteria to project requirements.
    $44k-80k yearly est.21d ago
  • Advanced CAD Specialist - Catia V5

    Developing and applying computer aided design (CAD) software engineering methods, theories and research techniques in the investigation and solution of technical problems, the Advanced CAD Specialist will have the opportunity to help our nation's heroes make a true impact. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we create the products and services that help our service members, intelligence analysts and first responders keep our nation safe. At General Dynamics Mission Systems, we rise to the challenge each day to ensure the safety of those that lead, serve, and protect the world we live in. NOTE: This position is offered on a 'flex schedule' but will require you to be ON SITE 50+ % of the time in Marion, VA...relocation assistance may be available.
    $98.5k-106.5k yearly60d+ ago
  • Technical Designer V (36 months)

    As a Technical Designer V you will be working for JPL's Spacecraft Mechanical Engineering Section (352), which is responsible for the architecture of mechanical engineering designs and solutions that enable unprecedented missions and science acquisition. Summary: SSAI seeks a Technical Designer V to support work at Jet Propulsion Laboratory, (JPL) National Aeronautics and Space Administration, (NASA) in Pasadena, CA.
    $42k-65k yearly est.27d ago
  • CAD Designer

    Accordingly, each employee must conform to the Amentum Quality Policy and carry out job Safety - Amentum enforces a safety culture whereby all employees have the responsibility for continuously developing and maintaining a safe work environment.
    $42k-68k yearly est.28d ago
  • Survey CAD Technician II - Herndon, VA

    **Purpose** Assist in the preparation of project deliverables and contract documents in accordance with the company design standards and client requirements. **Key Responsibilities** **Leadership and Direction** + Perform work under moderate supervision requiring the need to exercise independent judgement and discretion on an occasional basis. **At the Operational and Company Level** + Work closely with more senior staff members to learn and assist in design work. **Do the Work** + Under supervision, convert all applicable information into electronically generated drawings and project documents with accuracy, neatness, and speed. + Perform horizontal computations for boundary surveys and analyses of field location and record information to determine property lines. + Draft final house location surveys from survey crew field notes and personal field measurements of building improvements. + Compute horizontal positions of planned buildings, streets, curbs, etc. for stakeouts. + Check record plats for completeness and accuracy prior to submitting for review. + Submit plots to county for review. + Gain a thorough knowledge of ALTA Land Title Surveys, topographic surveys, boundary surveys, residential and commercial construction stakeout procedures, and practices. + Perform a variety of complex computations for traverse, record plats, boundary surveys, construction stakeouts, horizontal control, etc. + Complete land development related surveys as well as boundary surveys, ALTA surveys, topographic surveys, construction layout, and subdivision (traditional land development work). **Success Metrics and Competencies** **_Ideal candidate will consistently demonstrate..._** + Ability to effectively communicate with all levels of the organization and external partners. + Highly motivated and problem-solving attitude. + Strong sense of urgency in responding to constituents. + Effective verbal and written communication skills. + Strong work ethic and commitment to quality. + Self-reliance and ability to operate independently with limited direction. + Effective working relationship with internal leaders and peers, as well as external clients. + Data analysis and interpretation skills. **Education, Work Experience, Licensure/Certifications, and Technical Requirements** + High school diploma or GED required, associate's degree in survey, geography, architecture or civil engineering preferred. + Minimum of three to five (3-5) years of survey and/or CAD experience in the land development/land survey industry. + Knowledge of basic design concepts and technical calculations. + Knowledge of commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures. + Surveyor-In-Training certificate preferred. + Relevant survey licensure a plus. + Construction experience is required. + Demonstrated proficiency in land surveying and/or surface modeling software such as Carlson, Bentley Inroads/Geopak, Revit, or similar civil engineering design software. **Physical Demands and Working Environment** + Partly indoor professional office environment which may include bright/dim light, noise, fumes, odors, and traffic. + Mobility around an office environment. + Frequent and prolonged use of standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. + Partly outdoor work environment which may include adverse weather conditions, varying temperatures, excessive noise, and/or potential hazards. + Mobility around a job/construction site to include walking, bending, crawling, climbing, squatting, or kneeling and wearing of required Personal Protective Equipment (PPE). + Frequent and prolonged use of data collection equipment and/or drones, necessitating walking the assigned study area to complete data collection over the course of several hours. + Primarily local travel during the business day, although some out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be required according to the needs of the business. + Occasional lifting or carrying up to 20 pounds. + Occasional pushing or pulling up to the 20 pounds. + Occasional reaching outward or above shoulder. **_Note: While this job description is intended to be an accurate reflection of the job requirements, it is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Management reserves the right to modify, add, or remove duties from particular jobs and to assign other duties as necessary at any time with or without notice._** \#LI-AH1 **Qualifications** **Behaviors** **Preferred** + **Team Player:** Works well as a member of a group **Motivations** **Preferred** + **Growth Opportunities:** Inspired to perform well by the chance to take on more responsibility Equal Opportunity Employer/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities The contractor will not discharge or in any other manner discriminate against employees or applicants because they have inquired about, discussed, or disclosed their own pay or the pay of another employee or applicant. However, employees who have access to the compensation information of other employees or applicants as a part of their essential job functions cannot disclose the pay of other employees or applicants to individuals who do not otherwise have access to compensation information, unless the disclosure is (a) in response to a formal complaint or charge, (b) in furtherance of an investigation, proceeding, hearing, or action, including an investigation conducted by the employer, or (c) consistent with the contractor's legal duty to furnish information. 41 CFR 60-1.35(c)
    $42k-66k yearly est.6d ago
  • CADD Technician I - Bridge

    Our Bridge Department is looking for a self-motivated CADD technician with excellent communication skills. At HNTB, you can create a career that is meaningful to you while building communities that matter to all of us.
    $49k-63k yearly est.27d ago
  • CAD Draftsman

    Job DescriptionSummary: The CAD Draftsman operates AutoCAD computer system, including creating, updating and modifying drawings, and performs manual drafting. About Winco Window Company Founded in 1931, St. Louis based Winco Window is both a pioneer and an innovator in architectural and heavy commercial aluminum windows sold across the U.S. Winco is America's oldest and finest manufacturer of aluminum windows.
    $43k-57k yearly est.4d ago
  • CAD Technician

    The CAD Technician/Project Designer will be part of the Water Infrastructure and Climate Adaptation Group. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Actalent connects passion with purpose.
    $44k-81k yearly est.10d ago
  • Survey CAD Technician

    Job DescriptionAdditional Locations: n/a Primary Locations: VA, Gainesville, 5300 Wellington Branch Drive, Suite 100, 20155 Requisition ID: 179575 Position Overview Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc. (a Davey company) is seeking a Survey CAD Technician to support work in our Survey Department and potential CAD needs in other departments. The Davey Tree Expert Company has U.S. and Canadian operations in more than 47 states and five provinces and provides a variety of tree care, grounds maintenance and consulting services for the residential, utility, commercial, and government markets. Wetland Studies and Solutions, Inc., a Davey company, provides a full range of natural and cultural resource consulting services and is based in Gainesville, Va.
    $36k-55k yearly est.26d ago
  • CAD Technician-CDT

    Pike is a family-oriented workplace with a strong culture of safety, collaboration, innovation and exceptional customer service. Founded in 1945, Pike is a leading provider of construction, repair and engineering services for electric and gas utilities, as well as telecommunications companies with a growing portfolio of turnkey renewable projects.
    $36k-54k yearly est.60d+ ago
  • Technical Designer

    Local candidates have the option to work a hybrid schedule, to collaborate with the team in the Reston, VA office. The Technical Designer is competent in multiple conventional aspects of architectural practice with an emphasis on the technical implementation of the project design Performs work requiring adaptation of standards and criteria to project requirements.
    $43k-55k yearly est.60d+ ago
  • CADD Technician

    Job DescriptionRDA, a leading provider of professional civil engineering to the public and private sector, is looking to hire a CADD technician. At RDA we pride ourselves on our strong values, our ability to build lasting relationships and our commitment to service. RDA supports employee goals and allows individuals to grow and take their career to the next level.
    $47k-60k yearly est.25d ago
  • Technical Designer

    As a Technical Designer, you will communicate between all departments involved with the project and implement complex, cutting edge gameplay features in cooperation with them. Crytek is looking for a passionate and experienced Technical Designer to work on Hunt: Showdown. You have a choice of three location options, allowing you to work with Crytek from anywhere you wish: We truly embody diversity at Crytek. At Crytek, we offer you the option to either work from home or in our studio. Understanding the local culture will make your stay abroad more enjoyable, and Crytek supports that by offering German language courses for you and your family.
    $69k-108k yearly est.8d ago

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Average Salary For a Draftsman/Designer

Based on recent jobs postings on Zippia, the average salary in the U.S. for a Draftsman/Designer is $52,529 per year or $25 per hour. The highest paying Draftsman/Designer jobs have a salary over $89,000 per year while the lowest paying Draftsman/Designer jobs pay $30,000 per year

Updated May 27, 2023
Average Draftsman/Designer Salary
$54,521 yearly
$25 hourly

5 Common Career Paths For a Draftsman/Designer

Computer Aided Design Designer

A computer-aided design (CAD) designer is responsible for creating plan outlines and project designs for a specific business need. A CAD designer utilizes various technologies and software applications to generate graphic illustrations. CAD designers must have strong knowledge of the technology designs, software management, engineering standards, and the construction industry fundamentals. CAD designers label their works with appropriate dimensions and specifications, performing necessary adjustments to meet the clients' needs. A CAD designer requires excellent critical-thinking and analytical skills to manage design structures and creative solutions.


A designer is someone who creates a master plan of the look or workings of something before it will be made. It could be tangible or intangible objects, products, procedures, laws, events, games, graphics, services, and even experiences. Designers are creative thinkers with a great eye to configure the skeletal and structural properties of the targeted output. They work in several fields, such as fashion, architecture, web graphics, and user experience. In spite of the variety of professionals in the design industry, all of them are artistic, passionate, inspiring, and emotionally connected to their projects and brands.

Mechanical Designer

A mechanical designer is responsible for designing mechanical equipment and devices, together with the engineers and other technology professionals. Mechanical designers create layouts following the clients' specifications, perform structural analysis, and analyze dimensions to ensure quality. They also inspect overall equipment performance and recommend adjustments as needed to improve its quality and boost optimization. Mechanical designers assist with installation and system upgrades, respond with the clients' inquiries and concerns, and escalate it to the appropriate personnel for resolution. A mechanical designer must have a strong knowledge of the mechanical and technology industry to build designs according to the highest standards.

Senior Designer

Senior designers are typically in charge of realizing design solutions that adhere to the business goals and marketing strategies of an organization. They should be comfortable managing graphics designers and making decisions. They must have extensive knowledge of styles, layout techniques, and graphic design while also managing projects and people effectively. Senior designers have a variety of duties, which include delegating tasks to junior designers, maintaining high-quality standards, and collaborating to improve digital creativity standards.

Design Technician

A design technician's role revolves around conducting extensive research and analysis to determine a company's needs. The technician will develop system plans and collaborate with fellow technicians and engineers. There are also instances where a design technician has to craft presentations and hand in proposals, revising them when necessary. Furthermore, a design technician must produce progress reports, abide by managers' directions, and adhere to the company's policies and regulations.

Illustrated Career Paths For a Draftsman/Designer