Job Details

Job ID: #20056
Job Location United States
Company Jacobs
Company Industry
Job Role CAD Designer
Employment Type Full-time
Monthly Salary

Preferred Candidate

Career Level bachelor
Years of Experience 5
Residence Location United States

Job Description

Systems Integrator/CADD Operator
CAD Designer
Virginia, United States
Arlington, VA
Posted: 12/12/2017
Updated: 09/01/2018
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The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector.   Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities.  We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery.    The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.


We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.


Key Roles/Responsibilities:

• Manage the operation and production of the computer-aided drafting and design (CADD) and computer-aided facility management (CAFM) systems

• Provide technical support to maintain systems; order supplies and upgrade system capabilities as necessary

• Assist in the preparation of CADD drawings and concepts

• Maintain hardcopy and softcopy CADD drawings and concepts

• Maintain hardcopy and softcopy CADD files for all facilities

• Create and maintain standards and processes for the CADD network

• Train personnel in the operation of the CADD system

• Operate and maintain large format copiers and plotters

• Manage the space inventory management system database

• Produce, review, and analyze facility data

• Develop reports for senior managers integrating space occupancy with finance and real estate data

• Perform space utilization and allocation forecasting

• Provide technical oversight of facility projects

• Inspect contractor work for compliance with contract drawings

• Maintain project technical files

• Verify existing facilities for producing as-built drawings

• Research drawing archives in support of new projects

• Support project managers in discussion with A&E and construction contractors

• Provide other project information as necessary




Basic Qualifications:

• Bachelor’s degree from an accredited school in architectural engineering or other related technical field

• Minimum of 5 years of experience at the Full Performance l level in the degreed field

• TS/SCI Full Scope Poly Clearance

• Experience in integration and use of architectural software (CADD, AutoCAD, CAFM: Archibus)

• Experience in integration and production of CADD system hardware (e.g., servers, plotters, printers, and backup archival systems

• Experience in information systems, data management, and applications

• Experience managing projects

• Ability to handle multiple, demanding, and complex projects in a timely manner with accurate results


Additional Qualifications:

• Highly motivated to continue to develop professional licenses, certification and expertise through formal training and on-the-job experience

• Professional Project Manager Certificate preferred

• Excellent written, oral, and other communication skills



Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.  

Jacobs is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

  • Field of Practice: CAD Designer
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5 Years of Experience