CAD Technician – Madison Office

About the Opportunity

Vierbicher is a team of professional engineers, planners, community development specialists, land surveyors, and GIS specialists who provide comprehensive solutions for an array of project types in the Upper Midwest.  We are dedicated to providing our clients with quality services, skilled staff and the loyalty and integrity we believe are necessary to developing successful projects. Our goal is to build relationships of trust and understanding. It is that trust that promotes cooperation, teamwork and lasting client relationships.

Vierbicher has an opening in our Madison, WI office location for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician. The CAD Technician is responsible for preparing drawings, topographical profiles, and related maps and specifications used in the planning and construction of projects. This position is also responsible for meeting with engineers and transforming blueprints using CAD software.


Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Prepares CAD drawing for plans and prepares profiles and cross-sections indicating the relation of topographical contours and elevations of existing and proposed structures and other site improvements
  • Prepares detailed drawings of plans related to roads, culverts, fresh potable water supply, sewage disposal systems, traffic engineering and other various engineering design items
  • Measures and calculates quantities of bid items for use in estimating project costs
  • Organizes drawings that conform to Vierbicher CAD standards as required by the client and or company process
  • Conducts final model rending and delivers the final product to the project team
  • Periodically assist with site surveying, construction staking, and construction observation
  • Other duties as assigned


Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities:

  • Ability to read and translate blueprints and technical drawings
  • Excellent attention to detail skills
  • Ability to work as part of a team as well as independently
  • Ability to work in a fast-paced environment and manage multiple deadlines
  • Strong written and oral communication skills

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Three or more years’ experience in an engineering production environment is required
  • An Associate Degree in Computer Aided Drafting and Design or bachelor’s degree in Civil Engineering is preferred
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Civil 3D is required

Additional Information

Vierbicher offers competitive compensation, health insurance and paid time off, along with professional training and educational opportunities.

Vierbicher Associates, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and affords equal opportunity to all applicants and employees for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, gender, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other status protected under local, state or federal laws.


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