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AutoCAD Design Technician

AutoCADUnder the supervision of the Sales Team and Engineers, the AutoCAD Design Technician performs a variety of design/drafting activities group including preparing/updating installation drawings for projects, preparing assembly/manufacturing drawings, establishing guidelines and procedures for CAD data management, and managing workload distribution within the project management department. The AutoCAD Design Technician position will oversee equipment ordering as it pertains to client orders. Other duties to be performed as assigned.


  • Design packaging line layouts based on client needs, facility floorplan, equipment compatibility, and scheduling constraints
  • Prepare dimensional drawings, installation drawings and more complex drawings (facility engineering). • Revise and update existing drawings reflecting design changes, in collaboration with the client and sales department
  • Review layouts, drawings, plans, specifications and other customer documentation if service is requested by the project engineer, sales department, management, or client.
  • Works with Engineers and Project Managers on guidelines for installation drawings which meet and exceed the customer’s requirements (bid and submittal phase). Implement these requirements on drawings sent to the client.
  • Serve as an information source on planning and design of equipment installations: equipment and plant engineering. Seek and collect any information on equipment, equipment compatibility, equipment requirements, availability, and scheduling from vendors.
  • Maintain notes, design calculations and other documentation (like drawings, bill of materials, list of design parameters, and performance guarantees) for future reference.
  • Maintain up-to-date knowledge of third party items and services data base(Vendor CAD Blocks, our cad blocks, and tool pallets). • Review and modify information with supervision by the Project Engineering.
  • Make data available to engineering and management.
  • Establish filing guidelines for drawings to maintain up-to-date drawings


  • Bachelor’s degree, Associate's degree or completion of a technical trade school in CAD, drafting or related field (preferably engineering), or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Part modeling and detailing experience using AutoCAD and/or AutoCAD Inventor software (required).
  • Experience in equipment layout for packaging lines and/or industrial construction projects. (desired).
  • Excellent communications skills: interpersonal, listening, oral, and written.
  • Able to generate layout drawings from sketches and specifications.
  • Knowledgeable of standard drafting practices and procedures.
  • Able to work with minimal supervision, efficiently schedule, and manage time.
  • The 3D CAD Technician must be able to concentrate for extended periods of time paying close attention to detail