CAD Technician
in Bedford, NS

Bedford, NS
Full-time - Permanent
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Competition Number: CADTECHNICIAN-1103CB

CAD Technician

Dexter Construction, part of the Municipal group of Companies is a large, diversified Construction Company engaged in all major aspects of the heavy civil construction industry within the Atlantic Provinces. We are currently seeking the expertise of a CAD Technician in the Estimating Department based out of Bedford, NS.

Primary Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Perform earthwork volumetric computations.
  • Develop plans and calculate material takeoffs in Civil 3D.
  • Ensure all project drawings are accurate and updated.
  • Document control and database management.
  • Preparation and compilation of all data and documents related to construction surveys and record drawings.
  • Aggressively seek out opportunities to provide support as a value-added member of the team.
  • Ensure CAD standards and procedures are followed for all drawings and calculations.
  • Work closely and collaborate with Estimating Team
  • Any other duties as required.

Required Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, Education, and Experience:

  • Minimum 2 years of experience with AutoCad Civil 3D
  • Experience in current civil construction methods
  • Ability to interpret Geotechnical Reports
  • Suitable candidates will require previous experience or training in a CAD Technician role, ideally from a survey/highways/mining/construction background;
  • Post-secondary education with a concentration in surveying/engineering is preferred;
  • Experience with MS Office Suite would be an asset;
  • Ability to work independently with little supervision, as well as in a team environment;
  • Must have a valid drivers' license;

A comprehensive pension and benefits package are offered with this position along with opportunities for advancement and training and development.

Application Process:
Completed applications should be submitted to:
Human Resources
Via Email: [email protected]
Please reference CAD Technician in the subject line.

We are an equal opportunity employer that encourages all interested candidates to submit a detailed resume, quoting the position title.

We would like to thank all those who apply; however only those selected for an interview will be notified.

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