AutoCAD Technician

St. Petersburg College
Florida, United States
Salary Not specified
Closing date
Sep 21, 2021

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Position Type
Administrative, Business & Administrative Affairs, Computer Services & Information Technology
Employment Level
Employment Type
Full Time

Job Details

AutoCAD Technician

Compensation: $14.87
Openings: 1
PeopleSoft ID: 4196

Department: Facilities Planning & Institutional Services
Location: EpiCenter

Key Position Information:

Position Summary:
Incumbents coordinate directly with Interior Design and Planning Departments to draft and produce accurate and effective building schematics; prepare and review preliminary, as-built and design drawings; meet project milestones and deliverable dates. Responsibilities may include reading blueprints and performing drafting under limited supervision; examining and verifying field conditions and measurements; organizing project and drawing files; maintaining master drawing files; updating building schematic drawings; interpreting design criteria and transforming information into working drawings under limited supervision; assist in designing laboratories, offices and other spaces as needed by the College; preparing working drawings for internal staff (electrical, HVAC, plumbing, furniture, casework, and space-planning, as well as reviewing associated furniture/casework proposals), attending meetings with principal stakeholders (alongside supervisor when necessary) and other College personnel; responsible for getting drawing approval and respective sign-offs from all pertinent parties; performing other related duties as assigned.


High School Diploma or equivalent (GED).


Minimum two (2) years AutoCAD experience OR possess an AutoCAD technical drafting certificate from a certified technical school or college. Experience in the architectural, engineering, planning, or construction project management field is preferred.

*An equivalent combination of education and experience sufficient to successfully perform the essential duties of the job may be acceptable in lieu of those requirements listed above.

  • Proficiency in computer-aided drafting and design programs, particularly Autocad, as well as Microsoft Office programs.
  • Knowledge of Revit, and Bluebeam (PDF converter) as well as 3D AutoCAD, Revit and BIM modeling software is preferred.
  • Computers and related software applications.

  • Must possess organizational skills to manage multiple tasks simultaneously
  • Must have full working knowledge of the latest version of AutoCAD
  • Must have basic knowledge of MS PowerPoint
  • Must know how to assemble architectural/design presentation boards
  • Must be able to follow directives and possess good communication skills and have the ability to interact with building/office staff effectively
  • Must be articulate and communicate well in e-mails and verbally
  • Communicate effectively with appropriate parties, including both the client and the design team, in order to accomplish tasks
  • Communication, interpersonal skills as applied to interaction with subordinates, coworkers, supervisor, the general public, etc. sufficient to exchange or convey information and to give and receive work direction
  • Must be detail-oriented and quality-driven
  • Strong self-motivated work ethic and willing to learn new procedures
  • Possess strong problem-solving abilities

  • Positions in this class typically require: reaching, standing, walking, grasping, feeling, talking, hearing, seeing and repetitive motions.
  • Medium Work: Exerting up to 50 pounds of force occasionally, and/or up to 20 pounds of force frequently, and/or up to 10 pounds of force constantly to move objects.
  • Incumbents may be subjected to fumes, dusts, extreme temperatures, intense noises and travel.


Must possess a valid driver’s license and be able to travel to various campuses as required.

These duties are a representative sample; position assignments may vary.

Potential Frequency
Updates the colleges building schematics
Daily - 40%

Field verifies dimensions of spaces
Daily - 10%

Updates college construction shared folder with updated drawings
Daily - 15%

Organizes shop files
Daily - 10%

Digitizes drawings
Daily - 10%

Performs other duties of a similar nature or level.
As Required - 15%

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