• CAD Technician/Project Set-Up

    Job Locations US-MA-Boston
    Posted Date 1 week ago(2/11/2019 12:03 PM)
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  • Overview

    NV5 (NASDAQ: NVEE) is a provider of professional and technical engineering and consulting solutions to public and private sector clients in the infrastructure, energy, construction, program management and environmental markets. NV5 is an ENR Top 500 firm; we offer a full range of professional services in offices throughout the U.S.


    The CAD Technician/Project Set-Up position sets up new jobs on the network and to updates jobs on a large number of concurrent projects. This position also performs general CAD drafting for designers, senior engineers, and engineers.



    • Set-up new jobs on the network that are received from the architect or project manager and/or group leader utilizing RDK CAD Standards
    • Setting up new jobs includes: cleaning the plans, setting them up, and creating attributes and borders for all disciplines (mechanical, HVAC, electric, plumbing/fire protection, and telecommunications)
    • Coordination and deliverables
    • Communicate with project managers regarding any issues that may arise or obstacles that may delay the delivery of project deadline to client in a timely manner
    • Update plans on network with revisions 
    • Create and copy information and drawings onto CDs 
    • Produce drawings on AutoCAD from marked-up not-to-scale drawings provided by engineers in the disciplines of mechanical, electrical, plumbing, fire protection, telecommunications, and other disciplines under the supervision of the CAD coordinator and/or CAD manager and/or group leader as needed 
    • Produce graphs, charts, overlays, and simple isometric and perspective drawings from catalogs or CAD systems, as needed 
    • Other duties include cutting/trimming of plans, photocopying, plotting, scanning, packaging, mailing, and other miscellaneous duties which may be required from time to time to assist in the smooth operation of the firm 


    • Must have formal training in AutoCAD 
    • Must have three or more years of computer experience 
    • AutoCAD MEP proficiency and Revit experience required 
    • Prior experience in a consulting engineering firm preferred 
    • Must be able to read and write in English

    NV5 offers a complete and competitive benefits package



    NV5 provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. NV5 complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including, but not limited to, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.



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