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Computer Aided Drafting Technician
Under basic supervision, uses specialized Computer-Aided Drafting (CAD) software to create and edit
technically accurate plans, drawings, technical documents, technical specifications, maps, and reports for designated

As defined under the Americans with Disabilities Act, may include any of the following representative duties, knowledge, and skills. This is not a comprehensive listing of all functions and duties performed by incumbents of this class; employees may be assigned duties which are not listed below; reasonable accommodations will be made as required. This job announcement does not constitute an employment agreement and is subject to change at any time by the employer. Essential duties and responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:
  • Creates, edits, reviews, and revises technically accurate drawings and maps for utilities engineering projects and special assignments, using specialized Computer-Aided Drafting (AutoCAD) software and Geographic Information Systems (GIS).
  • Creates special purpose maps and drawings as directed; manages inventory of special maps.
  • Interprets field notes, legal descriptions, and engineering symbols, and creates working drawings; performs field survey work to verify the location of utilities and adjacent infrastructure.
  • Assists with the performance of field check verification of completed utility construction work for As-Built process; updates inventory and assist in updating circuit maps.
  • Responsible for maintaining drawing database and overall organization of the drawings.
  • Supports the relationship between the City of Vernon and the general public by demonstrating courteous and cooperative behavior when interacting with visitors and City staff; maintains confidentiality of work-related issues and City information; performs other duties as required or assigned.
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Position: Computer Aided Drafting Technician
Organization: City of Vernon
Location: Vernon,  CA 
United States
Salary: $64,771.20 - $78,728.00 (USD) Annually
Posting Start Date: 6/2/2021
Date Posted: 6/2/2021
High School Diploma or GED equivalent; AND two years of AutoCAD computer experience preferably in a utility environment. Some basic electrical engineering knowledge is preferred. Previous experience with preparing singleline, AC and DC elementary and wiring diagrams preferred.

Knowledge of:
  • City policies and procedures.
  • Methods, techniques, and procedures for computer mapping and drafting using AutoCAD and GIS application software.
Skill in:
  • Reading, understanding, and manipulating geographic information in a variety of data formats.
  • Reading and understanding plans, specifications, schematics, and field notes.
  • Ability to coordinate distribution of drawings to field crews, contractors, etc.
  • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with co-workers.
  • Communicating effectively verbally and in writing.
A valid California State Driver’s License is required.

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Status: This listing expires on: 6/21/2021
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Organization Information
City of Vernon
4305 S. Santa Fe Avenue

Vernon,  CA 90058
United States
(132) 358-3881 x1166
Lisette Grizzelle