CenturyLink CAD TECHNICIAN 3 - FEDERAL (N) in Herndon, Virginia
CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com (NYSE: CTL) is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world’s best networking company by solving customers’ increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers’ trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business.
The CAD Technician 3 is responsible for drafting-specific tasks of multiple telecommunication projects as well as developing procedures and techniques to improve drafting efficiency.
Duties and Responsibilities
Creates and modifies Inside Plant (floor plans and rack elevation) and Outside Plant (fiber route & detail) drawings from engineering field notes utilizing AutoCAD
Creates and modifies spreadsheets (i.e. Cable Running Lists, Table of Contents, Revision Logs) using Microsoft Excel
Leads multiple drafting projects in a fast paced environment
Provides leadership and training to other CAD Technicians
Follows and enforces established CAD standards
Works directly with on-site and off-site engineering staff
Interfaces with project management and engineering to ensure projected hours and schedules are met
Provides support for drafting-specific aspects of proposals
Documents and tracks departmental performance metrics
Working knowledge of AutoCAD 2014 or later
Working knowledge of Microsoft Office
Working knowledge of LISP and ArcMAP preferred
Learns and applies new information quickly and effectively
Ability to take a teamwork approach to the job by cooperating with and offering to help others
Must be able to communicate effectively
Exhibit integrity, self-motivation, and problem solving skills
High School Diploma or GED required. Technical degree or certification preferred
Four years or more of recent on-the-job AutoCAD experience required
US Citizenship required
Must maintain eligibility requirements for access to classified information (applicants selected will be subject to a government security re-investigation)
Must have a valid driver’s license and have a clean driving record
Minimal local travel may be required
Alternate Location: US-Virginia-Herndon
Requisition # : 193823
This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/
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