Prepares design plans for the construction of water system improvements utilizing AutoCAD. Projects include, but are not limited to, water supply, distribution pipelines, wells, booster pump stations, treatment, and reservoir projects.
Responsible for ensuring that all plans use good design judgement and are in accordance with Specifications, Standard Drawings, Drafting Standards, and Approved Material List.
Prepares as-built record drawings of completed projects.
Pursue ongoing education in the water industry and software technologies.
Independently design and layout a complete pipeline project per specifications, applicable agency design guidelines, and local codes using AutoCAD for review by an Engineer.
Must be able to work on multiple projects at the same time.
Develop and maintains the CAD Standards Manual, the AutoCAD Block Library, and the GSWC standard tool palettes.
Trains lower level CAD Technicians and collaborates with entry-level engineers, as needed.
Provides first level of troubleshooting Autodesk related software issues.
Performs other duties as assigned.
Works under general supervision.
MINIMUM POSITION QUALIFICATIONS:
High school diploma or equivalent.
Associate of Science degree in Computer Aided Drafting Technology or Bachelor of Science degree preferred.
Four years of Autodesk Civil 3D experience required.
Four years of experience as a CAD Designer in water distribution, storage and supply facilities.
Effective typing, written and verbal communication skills and the ability to read engineering plans and water system maps.
AutoCAD® certification(s) preferred.
Proficiency with GIS applications preferred.May include but not limited to standing, climbing, walking, lifting, bending, pulling and/or pushing, grasping, reaching, stooping and crouching, sitting, typing, walking, reading, writing, color determination, speaking and listening for extended periods of time.
Qualities of a Successful CAD Technician III:
Flexible, thoughtful, accountable, and passionate about work
Willingness to learn
Excellent customer service support and interventions with a ‘can-do’ attitude
Excellent attention to detail
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Internal Number: 76.19
About Golden State Water Company
American States Water Company. American States Water Company is an investor-owned water utility publicly traded on the New York Stock Exchange (ASW). Subsidiaries include: Golden State Water Company,American States Utility Services, Inc.,Old Dominion Utility Services, Inc.,Terrapin Utility Services, Inc.,Fort Bliss Water Services Company