NJ Employer CAD Operator in Fair Lawn, New Jersey

Job Tracking ID: 85347-246608Location: Fair Lawn, NJ Job Type: Full-Time/Regular Date Updated: June 12, 2017Job Description:The CAD Operator is responsible for design and drafting of all CAD drawings in a clear and logical manner. Responsibilities also include ensuring all drawings are formatted to company standards. They oversee the preparation of drawings and are mindful of project schedules and due dates with relation to CAD work. They work closely with the CAD Administrator, project engineers and project managers to assure design integrity and contract responsibilities with regards to CAD are met in a timely manner. The AutoCAD Drafter is accountable for the turn-around of drawing mark-ups from field personnel and for the creation of As-Built drawings.ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:Responsible for creation of CAD drawings for appropriate projectsResponsible for the maintenance of the CAD drawing library according to company standards (file names, directories, drawing types, scans, etc.)Responsible for maintaining the plotters, their associated supplies, and any regularly scheduled maintenance required in accordance with service contracts already in placeMaintains good communications between project managers and engineering staffResponsible to take initiative to maintain education with regards to new versions of software, hardware, etc. in relation to job functionMust be willing to travel to different job sites for the purposes of creating drawings or As Built drawingsReview and interpret accurately client specificationsAccept incoming documents from the field and the Technical Resources ManagerIncorporate field data into design criteria generated from the specificationsReport status and interface with Project Manager regarding project timelinesPrepare architectural presentation material using graphic softwareProvide timely, accurate and complete documentation that meets required project standardsHelp improve and maintain current quality assurance process and improve overall product qualityMaintain a proficiency in the use of Computer Aided Design softwareDevelop and maintain a working knowledge of architectural, structural, mechanical and electrical materials and methods commonly used in store and warehouse constructionRemain abreast of trends in layout and construction and recommend their use where appropriateInvestigate and recommend labor saving designs and cost effective construction techniquesOther duties as deemed necessary by managementExperience and Skills:Adheres to the Kratos Code of Conduct & EthicsAt least one year of CAD experience with concentration in system designKnowledge of MS Word, ExcelKnowledge of security system design, telecommunications, AC/DC electric theoryThorough knowledge of CAD and Drafting techniquesStrong teamwork skillsStrong written communications skills requiredStrong organizational skills. Must have the ability to prioritize workload effectivelyAbility to interact effectively across diverse cultures and at all levelsAbility to interpret complex documentsAbility to solve problems and carry out responsibilities with minimal supervision EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE:Must have AutoCAD software expertise and familiarity with Architectural design, space planning and ADA standardsMust have at least 2 years experience in wireless telecom, architectural, mechanical, electrical, structural, and civil experienceMust have Associate Degree or higher, with an emphasis on EngineeringWORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:The employee will likely be placed in an office in the Engineering Dept. The work environment characteristics are representative of those of an employee encounters while performing essential functions of the job in a typical office/workstation situation. Able to work sitting or standing at desk and operate a computer via standard input devices such as using a keyboard and reading inform