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MoxieIT Solutions Inc Norfolk Contractor
$20.00 - $25.00 / hour
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Job Role: CAD Technician (Civil Engineer)

Location: Norfolk, VA  

Duration: Long term


Work Authorization: USC/GC


Job description:


We are looking Candidates on our W-2 Only.


The CAD Technician prepares topographical maps and 3D models used in major construction or civil engineering projects; such as highways, bridges, tunnel and flood-control projects. He/she supports the survey department in designing and drafting grading plans, water/sewer utility plans, roadway profiles and cross-sections, and general civil engineering/infrastructure projects. 

Essential Responsibilities: 

• Supports survey and engineering team by preparing routine layouts, detail drawings, and diagrams for heavy civil highway/bridge construction projects 

• Creates computer-generated drawings to include as-built and construction drawings 

• Uses computer design/drafting (CAD) equipment and software to design/draft plans 

• Prepares and distributes 3D models (DTM) for grading automated machines, survey layout or engineering purposes 

• Produces plans and technical drawings using Micro station Open roads/GEOPAK and Civil 3D software 

• Verifies the accuracy of drawings 

• Draws finished designs from sketches or verbal instruction from estimators/engineers 

• Understands the application of drafting methods, standards, and procedures 

• Updates drafting and engineering standards as required 

• Responsible for maintaining and organizing plan drawings 


Minimum Requirements:

• Associates degree (A.A.) in Computer Drafting and Design from an accredited institution 

• Minimum of three years’ experience working in heavy civil construction business environment (highway/bridge/tunnel) 

• Minimum one year of experience with Total Station and GPS equipment 

• Must provide own computer hardware 

• Must have the ability to co-locate in HRCP’s corporate office in Norfolk, VA 

• Must work a standard 40-hour per week schedule 

• Preferred Requirements: 

• Ability to read/understand blueprints and promptly create concepts and sketches for heavy civil works 

• Knowledge of and demonstrated proficiency of the latest versions of Micro station Open roads/GEOPAK, Civil 3D, Trimble Business Center software and Microsoft Office products. 

• Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference, and fundamentals of geometry and trigonometry 

• Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations 

• Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. 

• Ability to interpret a variety of instructions in written, oral, diagram or schedule form 

• Must possess a high degree of detail orientation 

• Knowledge of BIM processes is a plus

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