Human Resources Department
212 SW 9th St
Lawton, OK 73501

Job Title: CAD Technician              One (1) position available
Announcement #:    2288                                       

Location:Public Works Department / Sewer Systems Technical Division
Beginning Salary:    $1,100.80 bi-weekly
Closing Date:          Open until filled
Status:                  Full-time

Position Purpose

Uses computer aided design equipment, prepares working drawings for city wide capital improvement projects, Sewer Rehabilitation projects that improve, replace or enhance streets, water, sanitary and storm sewer, area drainage and parks; maintains databases and atlases of water lines, sanitary sewer lines, storm sewer lines, drainage information and right-of-way.

Job Duties/Knowledge

Organizes the layout of and drafts construction plan sheets and calculates quantity estimates for sanitary sewer construction projects.  Accurately depicts the location of structures, property lines, easements, utilities and similar information on plan sheet. Performs tasks associated with the maintenance and updates of the GIS database, base maps and similar information.  Performs tasks associated with the maintenance of computer hardware and peripherals including: computers printers, plotters, etc.  Serves as a survey party crewmember when necessary.  Understands the conversion of various data formats into a single uniform structure.  Skill in standard drafting techniques, operating a network based computer workstation, CADD and GIS software, plotter, printer and telephone.  Ability to communicate effectively with co-workers, other divisions and the general public.

Requirement-Education & Experience

Possession of a valid driver’s license. High school diploma or GED and an Associates degree or significant vocational training in CADD, GIS or closely related field and a minimum of two years of experience using CADD and/or GIS; or a combination of education and experience which provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.          


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Or apply at:  Human Resources Department, 212 SW 9th, Lawton OK   73501  Phone: (580) 581-3392  Fax:  (580) 581-3530

The City of Lawton affords equal employment opportunity to all individuals regardless of race, color, national origin, sex, religion, age, or disability status.

This position requires successful completion of a City of Lawton drug screen and/or physical as a condition of employment.