Under direct supervision, uses computer-aided drafting (CAD) equipment,
provides technical drafting support in creating architectural drawings and
mapping (topographical, infrastructure and utilities drawings) maintained
in a CAD system. Carries out drafting assignments of a routine nature.
Updates drawings based on construction drawings, drawing files or field
survey data. Operates plotter, graphic reproduction, and computer-aided
design and drafting software.
1. Prepares new and revised layouts using Computer Aided Drafting (CAD)
software to develop required scale and mapping limits.
2. Reviews engineering drawings and supporting documentation to verify
adherence to standard practices and procedures. Confers with supervisor to
Resolve details not completely defined in existing drawings.
3. Identifies and compiles existing drawings in processing engineering and
architectural development projects.
4. Surveys campus grounds to confirm accuracy of map of roads and sidewalks
and other physical features to ensure that modifications to existing
drawings are identified and properly compiled.
5. Performs field surveys of facilities to confirm architectural accuracy
of modifications and dimensions.
6. Retrieves information from internal system files, consultant files or
field survey data and displays the information on computer using required
computer programs to modify or otherwise edit existing architectural,
infrastructure, utilities or topographical drawings. Displays final
drawings to verify completeness, clarity, and accuracy. Implements
required changes to resolve field problems and improve existing drawings.
7. Prepares layouts or detailed drawings following verbal instruction.
Note: The intent of this list of primary duties is to provide a
representative summary of the major duties and responsibilities of
this job. Incumbents perform other related duties assigned. Specific
duties and responsibilities may vary based upon departmental needs.
EDUCATION:Two-year degree in architectural drafting, CAD training course,
or equivalent amount of education and experience in preparing drawings.
EXPERIENCE:Two years of experience in computer-aided drafting or related
General knowledge of and skill in applying principles, practices, and
techniques of using computer-aided design (CAD) to create documents and
maps. General knowledge of drafting techniques, engineering terminology,
building systems, basic mathematical computations. Ability to use
computers and required software. Ability to plan and conduct field
surveys, and to maintain accurate records. Ability to read and
interpret sketches and schematic drawings from all disciplines.
Ability to follow oral and written instructions and communicate both
orally and in writing. Ability to operate CAD tools (upgrades to
software as appropriate).
OTHER: Except for qualifications established by law, additional
related experience and formal education in which one has gained the
knowledge, skills, and abilities required for full performance of the
work of the job class may be substituted for the education or
experience requirement on a year-for-year basis with 30 college
credits being equivalent to one year of experience.
CONDITIONS OF EMPLOYMENT