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AutoCAD Designer in North Sioux City, SD at GTA

Date Posted: 11/28/2018

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Job Description

Title: AutoCAD Designer
Job ID: 18-00723
Location: North Sioux City, SD
Pay Rate: Open and Highly Competitive
Additional Benefits: Health, Dental, Vision, 401(k), company paid holidays and more!
Type of hire: Direct Employee or Contracted Salary Employment Options
Project Length: 2 1?2 to 4 years, with the potential to move onto additional projects after completion
Travel Requirements: Work from home 50% / 50% spent onsite in North Sioux City

Position Summary:
The CAD Designer will coordinate, design, and format computer-aided design (CAD) drawings and review plans and confer with internal stakeholders to meet project specifications, complete documentation packages and produce drawing sets. This is also a telecommuting (home based) position with travel as needed to client sites.

Position Responsibilities:
Include but not limited to:
  • Review project specifications, proposal, addendums, engineering drawings and all other information pertinent to project.
  • Visit job sites as necessary to gain appropriate project orientation. Attend coordination meetings as needed. Key liaison between the Customers, engineering department and contractor.
  • Generate and manage detailed 2D and 3D drawings utilizing computer-assisted drafting (CAD) equipment.
  • Provide other project information/documentation as requested. Provide information necessary for plan review/permit. Manage plan review process. Provide 'cut sheets? and shop fabrication drawings as requested. Archive drawings in electronic format.
  • Maintain/update CAD system to ensure maximum efficiency/accuracy is achieved.
  • Participate in the development and implementation of Company best practices.
  • Communicate with the Project Manager to ensure project objectives are achieved

Position Requirements:
  • Proficient in AutoCAD LT, SolidWorks, 3D Studio VIZ, AutoCAD Electrical 2008, AutoCAD 3D Map, REVIT
  • Solid knowledge of applicable codes and industry practices and the ability to read and interpret drawings and blueprints.
  • Strong problem solving and analytical skills; strong attention to detail; the ability to work independently and exercise sound business judgment.
  • Solid ability in organizing workloads to meet deadlines and being adaptable to accept change when needed.
  • Strong written and verbal communications skills.
  • Solid knowledge of MS office suite and ability to make presentation
  • Must possess the ability to excel in a team environment and advance overall team objectives plus the ability to ensure customer satisfaction by delivering excellence in products and services.

GTA Questions:
  1. On a scale from 1-10 (10 being an expert), what is your knowledge and experience with the following:
  • AutoCAD
  • SolidWorks
    1. Do you have previous experience with transferring 3D to 2D Models?
    2. This position requires travel flexibility (traveling periodically from home to the plant site. Are you available to travel as needed? If you are local to the North Sioux City area, please include that in your response.
    3. Please provide details of any specific achievement(s) that you would like to highlight from your career that would make you a great fit for this position?
    4. What is the highest level of education you have completed? Which field of study is this degree in and from which university did you graduate?
    5. Are you currently working? If not, when was your last day of employment?
    6. Can you please list why you left or why you are looking to leave your most recent employer?
    7. What is your 'acceptable and 'ideal base compensation for this position? We would like to make sure we don't price you out of consideration, but you know what the numbers are that you need (Please Do Not put negotiable)
    8. When would you be available to interview and start this position, if selected?
    9. If you currently do not live near the job location and the commute is too far for you, are you willing and able to relocate at your own expense?
    10. Do you require a visa sponsorship? If you currently have sponsorship, other than a TN visa, please state the type of sponsorship and when it will expire. Please give month and year. If you are able to receive extensions to the sponsorship, please note how many additional years.

    Please note that if you are a current GTA employee or are currently employed by one of our clients, we are unable to assist you. However, if you know someone who is seeking employment and is qualified for one of our open positions, you could benefit from our Bonus Referral Program.

    Bonus Referral Program
    If you refer someone we hire, we can offer up to $250 for contractors after they are on the job for 90 days and up to $500 for direct hires after they are on the job for 90 to 180 days, depending on the customer's payment terms.


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