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CAD Coordinator

Location: Seattle, WA
Posted: 10-05-2017
Location Name: Corporate Headquarters
Wage: Depends on Experience
Position Type: Full time - Non Exempt
Shift: Standard

A Cochran CAD Coordinator is responsible for performing computer drafting for all company projects.


The following are the duties associated with being a Cochran CAD Coordinator.  Other duties may be assigned.
* Coordinate with engineering and other company divisions to provide electrical floor plans, details, diagrams and record drawings using AutoCAD and other graphic software.
* Work with architectural firms and other disciplines to coordinate project drawing requirements and standards.
* Interpret redlined drawings and transfer information into AutoCAD.
* Adhere to strict cad standards/guidelines required by customers.
* Handle cad files from many different sources.

To perform the job of CAD Coordinator successfully, an individual should demonstrate the following competencies.
* Analytical - Designs work flows and procedures.
* Design - Translates concepts and information into images.
* Problem Solving - Gathers and analyzes information skillfully.
* Technical Skills - Strives to continuously build knowledge and skills.
* Interpersonal - Maintains confidentiality.
* Oral Communication - Listens and gets clarification.
* Team Work - Contributes to building a positive team spirit.
* Written Communication - Able to read and interpret written information.
* Business Acumen - Understands business implications of decisions.
* Diversity - Promotes a harassment-free environment.
* Ethics - Works with integrity and ethically.
* Organizational Support - Follows policies and procedures.
* Adaptability - Manages competing demands.
* Attendance/Punctuality - Is consistently at work and on time.
* Dependability - Takes responsibility for own actions.
* Innovation - Generates suggestions for improving work.
* Judgment - Displays willingness to make decisions.
* Planning/Organizing - Uses time efficiently.
* Professionalism - Treats others with respect and consideration regardless of their status or position.
* Quantity - Completes work in timely manner.
* Safety and Security - Observes safety and security procedures.

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.  The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Drafting certificate from college or technical school; or two years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.  Electrical/construction background preferred.

Language Ability
Ability to read and comprehend simple instructions, short correspondence, and memos.  Ability to write simple correspondence.  Ability to effectively present information in one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization.

Math Ability
Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as plane, solid geometry and trigonometry.  Ability to apply concepts such as fractions, percentages, ratios, and proportions to practical situations.

Reasoning Ability
Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists. Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram or schedule form.

Computer Skills
To perform this job successfully, an individual should have expert knowledge of AutoCAD and Revit.  This individual should also have intermediate to expert knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel.

Certificates and Licenses

Supervisory Responsibilities
This job has no supervisory responsibilities.

Work Environment 
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate but may vary.

Physical Demands
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The employee must frequently lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds.  Specific vision abilities required by this job include Close vision, Peripheral vision, Depth perception and Ability to adjust focus.  While performing the duties of this job, the employee is frequently required to walk stand, sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; reach with hands and arms; talk or hear. The employee is occasionally required to stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl.

Reports To BIM Manager.