CAD Developer in Herndon, VA at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 9/7/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  925250
The CAD Technician 3 is responsible for drafting-specific tasks of multiple telecommunication projects as well as developing procedures and techniques to improve drafting efficiency.

Job Description 

Duties and Responsibilities

•Creates and modifies Inside Plant (floor plans and rack elevation) and Outside Plant (fiber route & detail) drawings from engineering field notes utilizing AutoCAD

•Creates and modifies spreadsheets (i.e. Cable Running Lists, Table of Contents, Revision Logs) using Microsoft Excel

•Leads multiple drafting projects in a fast paced environment

•Provides leadership and training to other CAD Technicians

•Follows and enforces established CAD standards

•Works directly with on-site and off-site engineering staff

•Interfaces with project management and engineering to ensure projected hours and schedules are met

•Provides support for drafting-specific aspects of proposals

•Documents and tracks departmental performance metrics



•Working knowledge of AutoCAD 2014 or later

•Working knowledge of Microsoft Office

•Working knowledge of LISP and ArcMAP preferred

•Learns and applies new information quickly and effectively

•Ability to take a teamwork approach to the job by cooperating with and offering to help others

•Must be able to communicate effectively

•Exhibit integrity, self-motivation, and problem solving skills

•High School Diploma or GED required. Technical degree or certification preferred

•Four years or more of recent on-the-job AutoCAD experience required

Security Requirements

•US Citizenship required

•Active TS/SCI

•Must maintain eligibility requirements for access to classified information (applicants selected will be subject to a government security re-investigation)


•Must have a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record

•Minimal local travel may be required
EEO Employer
Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at 844-463-6178-6178.