CAD Drafter/Designer

Austin, TX
Hellas Construction, Inc

The CAD Drafter/Designer is a key role within Hellas Construction, Inc. This individual reports directly to the Design Director and is responsible for creating, editing and finalizing plans for sports construction projects. These projects may include field layouts, seaming plans, color renderings, drainage plans, and sections and details. This individual will also assist in the recreation of logos and field artwork by tracing images within Auto-CAD.

Job functions will include, but not be limited to the following:

Develop complete sets of site development projects using Auto-CAD Civil 3D including site geometry, utility, erosion and sediment control, grading/drainage plans and details in accordance with client and Hellas.
Ability to analyze surveys, field notes, maps, aerial photographs, and other materials to identify potential project constraints and the best approach in developing and completing projects on time and on budget.
Coordinate with and consult other workers to design, layout, or detail components and systems and to resolve design or other problems.
Review and analyze specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas, and related data to assess factors affecting component designs and the procedures and instructions to be followed.
Position instructions and comments onto drawings.
Modify and revise designs to correct deficiencies or to reduce production problems.
Layout and draw schematic, orthographic, or angle views to depict functional relationships of components and assemblies.
Maintain organization within the existing drawing database.
Ideal candidates will display the following characteristics:

Accuracy and attention to detail.
Analytical thinker with comprehensive of mathematical formulas related to drafting
Ability to manage multiple tasks at once.
Strong ability to manage and complete projects under tight deadlines.
Professional written communication skills.
Ability to see the broader picture (outside of the job description).
Works well with a team and just as efficiently on their own.
Identifies, sets and achieves personal goals.
An eagerness to learn and overcome challenges.
Resourceful problem solver.
Positive attitude and open, respectful communication.
Software familiarity and skills that are needed to succeed:

AutoCAD, Sketchup, 3D animation software, Photoshop, Adobe Acrobat, Microsoft Office.
The days and hours for this position are Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. During our busy season, you may be required to work overtime to meet project demands.

Bachelor’s Degree in Civil Engineering or Architecture a plus
Previous experience in a CIVIL environment with grading, paving, drainage, and utilities a plus.

Instructions: Please submit a letter of introduction with resume to specifying the position you are applying for.