Designer 3 | Leesburg | Virginia

Alternate Job Title CAD Technician
Position Type Full Time - Regular
Requisition # 19-P174-335
Division Comm Design SE Emp
Office Leesburg, Virginia
Position Location Leesburg, VA
Date Posted 07/02/2019

Duties

Potential applicant will be responsible for meeting daily/weekly deadlines due to customer commitments. Applicant must also be able to manage the workload for several designers with minimal assistance from Sr. Designer/s. The ability to take direction and instructions is critical to this position. The duties of this position will be to work directly with internal utility designers and create proposed telecommunications design within the right-of-way.

Experience

Potential candidates must have a minimum of five years drafting/design experience with aerial, buried and underground telecommunication design using AutoCADD. Candidates must also have extensive knowledge with civil design specific to utility relocation, including proposing the relocation of aerial, buried, underground cable design and path creation. Well-rounded knowledge of copper cable, fiber-optic cable, conduit, manhole and handhole design is preferred. Experience working with local municipalities (City, County, State, & Railroad) for permit requests is also required. Previous experience designing long-haul fiber design for hundreds of miles is a plus.

Skills

Qualified candidates must have excellent written and verbal skills, the ability to work well with others, and able to work extended hours as necessary to meet the needs of our clients. Also required, is the ability to incorporate right-of-ways and lot lines into design files, completion of sheet set-up, ability to incorporate other utility detail into drawings, and understanding intermediate commands and functions within AutoCad.
Previous experience incorporating Trimble and GIS data into CADD programs is preferred. Knowledge of drafting materials, equipment, symbols, practices and procedures is crucial. Applicants must have the ability to interpret engineering plans and/or perform calculations.

Degrees / Licenses (R)equired – (P)referred

High School Graduate required. Valid driver’s license, dependable transportation, and a good driving record required.
A minimum of five years of Design experience is preferred for this position.

Other

Applicants must be dependable, able to schedule daily/weekly tasks, and coordinate work to be completed on projects within the time allotted by the customer(s).
Qualified applicants must also be able to work overtime as necessary.
Pre-employment drug testing is a condition of employment. This is a seasonal position. Equal Opportunity Employer/Veteran/Disabled.