CAD Technician

at Kimble Companies
Location Dover, OH
Date Posted March 18, 2019
Category Default
Job Type Freelance


Kimble Company

The responsibilities of the CAD Technician will include the following:

  • Utilize data obtained from surveys to provide civil as built plans and future design
  • Integrate survey data into existing AutoCAD design contours and GIS mapping systems
  • Work with surveyor to convert multiple types of survey data into surfaces that can be utilized for future civil design of undeveloped sites
  • Compute earthwork volumes using survey data to satisfy regulatory and design needs
  • Create phased civil construction planning drawings from existing as built drawings
  • Provide design surfaces to the managers of civil engineering operations in order to guide heavy equipment operations with survey equipment
  • Integrate all drawings into existing drawing and document management database, keep organized files for each project in accordance with company policies
  • Read and interpret legal land descriptions from deeds, leases, easements, and other instruments to establish site plans and maps
  • Work both independently and as a member of a team in both field and office settings
  • Develop site plans from design surfaces to provide executive management overall progress reports and meet regulatory requirements

Required Skills:

  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office suite, specifically Excel
  • Experience with civil design utilizing collected survey data
  • Ability to create, edit, and provide contours and design surfaces for site development
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D 2010 or newer software

Preferred Skills:

  • Experience with Trimble Site Positioning Systems for Heavy Civil Construction
  • Working experience with Access Databases for document and data management
  • Experience with ESRI ArcGIS Desktop or Server applications
  • Experience with Carlson CAD platforms
  • Mining, Oil/Gas, or Landfill industry CAD experience

Required Education/Experience:

  • Associates degree in GIS, surveying, drafting, or equivalent work experience
  • At least 3 years’ experience with AutoCAD Civil design software
  • Bachelor's degree in geography, surveying, drafting, or related field preferred

Kimble Companies is seeking a candidate with experience in civil design using ServCADD/Carlson (advanced mining module) or comparable software for mining, landfill, and oil/gas well operations. This position will require technical proficiency, organizational skills and communication in a team environment.


Kimble Company offers a competitive total compensation package including Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, and Short Term Disability with a Health Savings account that grows using pre-tax money. We offer a 401k plan with company match, 10 days’ paid Vacation and Holidays after 90 days.

Kimble Company is an equal opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, marital status, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, national origin, military status/veteran status, genetic information or any other status protected by law.