Survey CAD Technician

Daphne, AL

Goodwyn Mills Cawood (GMC) is one of the largest privately-held architecture and engineering firms in the Southeast, with offices located throughout Alabama, Florida, Georgia, Louisiana, South Carolina and Tennessee.

GMC is seeking an experienced Site Civil CAD Designer to be located in our Daphne, AL office.  The position requires a general understanding of grading, drainage, utilities, field survey measurements and data acquisition, proficient capabilities in computer aided drafting and the ability to work closely with a project team.

Essential functions and responsibilities include:

  • Assist project engineer with the development of Site Civil Plans
  • Verify that the plans meet company standard procedures and quality for the project scope
  • Use AutoCAD Civil 3D to produce project drawings, based on company field to finish procedures and CAD standards
  • Organize and maintain project files to company protocol and standards for current and future use
  • Meet and understand critical deadlines through efficient time management and effective communication

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate’s or bachelor’s degree preferred but not required
  • 3+ Years of relevant experience 
  • Ability to receive general direction on assignments, effectively communicate with a project team, thoroughly complete assignments independently and receive review from project leads
  • Understanding of the general Municipal Planning and Zoning regulations, boundary, topographic, subdivision platting, property descriptions, easement exhibits, rights of way and utility mapping
  • ]The ability of produce final project documents (printed plans, plats/maps and electronic files)
  • Understands design plans and can produced the necessary data for construction layout and staking
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software (Excel, Word and Outlook)

Equal Opportunity Employer/Disability/Veterans

About GMC

We believe in community, collaboration, and using the power of creativity and hard work to make a difference.  Whether designing schools, parks, hospitals and other commercial developments, or providing clean water, safe streets and restoring resilient environments, GMC takes great pride in serving our communities through the transformative work we do. Every project is guided by the foundational concept that communities are built by people, not companies, and we strive to serve our communities with quality, integrity, creativity and care. One of the Southeast’s most comprehensive multi-disciplined firms, GMC is equipped to provide all of the services associated with architecture, interior design, civil engineering, environmental services, landscape architecture, planning, transportation engineering, geotechnical engineering, electrical engineering, surveying and disaster recovery.