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Jacobs CADD Technician (Systems and Technology) in Boston, Massachusetts

CADD Technician (Systems and Technology)


The Buildings & Infrastructure Line of Business is a global network of employees, which serves both the private and public sector. Our employees work to shape the communities we live in by creating world-class projects that transform the future development patterns of those communities. We provide our clients award-winning planning, engineering, architectural and interior design, construction and program management, and design-build project delivery. The Jacobs business model allows us to successfully service our clients, leverage our integrated services, and provide our employees with growth opportunities while delivering global solutions to our client’s local programs.

We consistently receive high rankings from Engineering News-Record (ENR) in many classifications, including the categories of Top Design Firms, Top Contractors, Top Green Buildings Design Firms, and Top Transportation Companies.

Our Boston, MA Systems and Technology group is looking to add a CADD Technician to their design team.

Primary job responsibilities will include:

  • Creation of CADD drawings, adhering to various client CAD standards.

  • Designing and modifying drawing backgrounds to include sites and buildings.

  • Design of Systems schematics and details that include LAN/WAN, video surveillance, access control, public address, ITS, and telephony; and modifies existing designs to develop or improve them.

  • Performs routine tasks under close supervision using well-defined standards and procedures.

  • Has moderate understanding of general job aspects and some understanding of the detailed aspects of the job.

  • Some selection and application of established and specific procedures may be required.

  • Uses computer-aided design equipment and/or graphic tools.

  • Gathers information, attends site visits, makes studies, performs calculations, and prepares original rough layouts and sketches to present design proposal.

  • Coordinates design criteria with engineering group in accordance with contractual specifications.



  • Minimum of high school or technical school training with courses in computer-aided drafting or equivalent experience is required.

  • At least 3 years of AutoCAD CADD experience required.

  • Additional MicroStation CADD and/or Revit BIM experience a plus.

  • Ability to produce accurate, neat and effective drawings.

  • Ability to plan work to make optimum use of time.

Jacobs is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. Jacobs is a drug-free workplace.

Job Drafting/Design

Primary Location United States-Massachusetts-Boston-US MA Boston - Jacobs

Job Type Experienced

Req ID: BI 0007O9