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Senior Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Technician

Company: Oregon Department of Transportation
Location: Bend
Posted on: September 24, 2022

Job Description:

Initial Posting Date:

09/19/2022Application Deadline:


Department of TransportationSalary Range:

$4,103 - $6,364Position Type:

EmployeePosition Title:

Senior Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) TechnicianJob Description:

Engineering Specialist 3 - Senior Computer Aided Design and Drafting (CADD) Technician
Oregon Department of Transportation
Delivery & Operations Division - Region 4
Technical Center - Roadway/Hydro Design Unit

The role:

Bring your engineering experience and join our team as a senior computer aided design and drafting (CADD) technician! In this role, you will use decision making abilities to perform design work and specialized drafting for a wide variety of applications. You will also develop, manage and maintain unit CADD files. Apply today!

We encourage people from all backgrounds to apply for our positions and hope you will join us on our path to diversity, equity, and inclusion. We are an agency that embraces social equity through our values, strategic planning, and actions. Leaning into our equity priorities means we continually examine what we do, the impact we have, and our progress toward weaving social equity into who we are. To learn more about our social equity commitments, visit our Social Equity website.

If you are a current State of Oregon employee, you must apply through youremployee Workday profile.

A day in the life:

Use conventional equipment or advanced computer software (Microstation, Inroads, Adobe, ArcMap, gINT) to draft complex engineering geology, geotechnical, environmental, bridge, hydraulic and roadway engineering projects.

Prepare drawings that show complete detail of locations and placement of design elements that conform to standards.

Maintain close coordination with designers throughout the preparation of plans.

Review plans for lack of design details based on past or gained experience and report deficiencies to the attention of the supervisor, lead worker or designer.

Prepare less complex designs and engineer's estimates for engineering geology, geotechnical and bridge engineering which includes gathering background information and preparing quantities for estimates.

Develop, detail and draft new and revised drawings from free sketches and verbal or written direction.

Perform drafting for technical reports and other technical publications prepared by the Geo/Bridge/Environmental Unit.

Mentor and assist personnel in drafting, CADD skills and procedures.

Hybrid remote work options available! Work is performed in an office environment and requires occasional field work and travel.

To request a copy of the position description, which includes all duties and working conditions, please

What's in it for you:

Work/life balance, 11 paid holidays a year, flexible work schedules, hybrid remote work opportunities, competitive benefits packages and so much more. Click here to learn about working at the Oregon Department of Transportation.

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What we need:

Five and one-half years (66 months) of sub-professional engineering experience.


An associate's degree in engineering technology from a recognized community college or technical school of engineering and four years of experience directly related to engineering.


An equivalent combination of education and experience (such as a bachelor's degree in engineering plus two and one-half years' engineering experience).

Driving is an essential function of this position. You must have a valid driver license and an acceptable driving record. We will conduct pre-employment driving records checks on our final candidate(s). Your license does not have to be issued in Oregon to be considered.

What we'd like to see:

If you have these qualities, let us know! It's how we will choose whom to move forward!

Note: You do not need to have all of these qualities to be eligible for this position.

Proficiency in using conventional equipment or advanced computer software to draft complex engineering projects.

Skills in developing and reviewing digital plans for the construction of transportation or other public works projects.

Experience developing, detailing and drafting new and revised drawings from free sketches and verbal direction.

Experience mentoring and assisting staff in drafting or CADD skills and procedures.

Experience contributing to a positive, productive, collaborative and inclusive work environment.

Proficiency in computer and CADD software such as Microstation, Inroads, OpenRoads, Adobe, ArcMap or gINT.

How to apply:

Before applying,click hereto visit our applicant information website to learn more about our process.

Complete the following required steps:

Attach a resume. Your resume must include dates (MM/YYYY) for each employer. Please contact the recruiter under the 'Need help?' section if you have any questions about how to attach a document.

Complete questionnaire. Answer the checkbox-style questions before submitting your application.

After you submit your application, please respond to the public records request authorization and gender identity questionnaire. This screen will come after you submit and will complete the process. If you are an employee, the tasks will come to your Workday inbox.

If you are a veteran, you may receive preference. Click here for more information about veterans' preference. The task to claim preference will come after the public records request and gender identity questionnaire tasks. Click here for a guide on how to upload your documents. For privacy reasons, please do not attach your DD214/DD215/civil service preference letter to your application or combine it with any other required document attachments.

Need help?

For questions, call 503-910-6372 or email

The fine print:

We may also use other factors to help us decide who will move forward, such as transferable skills, experience, education, and alignment with ODOT values.

We do not offer visa sponsorship. If you are hired, you will be required to fill out the US Department of Homeland Security's I-9 form confirming you are able to work in the US. We are not an E-Verify participating employer.

Don't attach extra documents. We will only look at documents that we ask for.

We may use this recruitment to fill multiple or future vacancies.

We will conduct name-based criminal background checks on final candidates, not including current ODOT employees. All applicants may be subject to additional pre-employment check(s) such as driver license, LEDS (Law Enforcement Data System), and/or education verification as required for the position.

You will be represented by the Association of Engineering Employees of Oregon (AEE).

Human Resources/Recruitment, MS12

355 Capitol St NE

Salem OR 97301-3871

Fax 503-986-3895

ODOT is an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation or any other class protected by state or federal laws in admission or access to our programs, services, activities, hiring, and employment practices. Applicants with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation during the application process. For questions, concerns, or complaints regarding EEO/AA/ADA, contact 1-877-336-6368 (1-877-EEO-ODOT). This information can be made available in an alternative format by contacting ODOT Recruitment at 503-986-3700. Oregon Relay Service can be reached by calling 7-1-1.


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