The University of Texas at Austin Job Posting

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Senior Cadd Specialist - MSN Sr CADD Specialist

Hiring department Applied Research Lab
Monthly salary $2,640 - $3,631+ depending on qualifications
Hours per week 40.00 Standard from 800AM to 500PM
Posting number 18-05-30-01-5071
Job Status Closed
FLSA status Non-exempt
Earliest Start Date Immediately
Position Duration Funding expected to continue
Position open to all applicants
Location Austin - J. J. Pickle Research Campus (North Austin)
Number of vacancies 1
General Notes

An agency designated by the federal government handles the investigation as to the requirement for eligibility for access to classified information. Factors considered during this investigation include but are not limited to allegiance to the U.S., foreign influence, foreign preference, criminal conduct, security violations, drug involvement, the likelihood of continuation of such conduct, etc.

Required Application Materials

  • A Resume is required in order to apply
  • A Letter of Interest is required in order to apply.
  • A List of 3 References is required in order to apply.

Note: The following additional materials are also required for consideration: Work references must be former employers. Instructions for submission of these materials will be provided at the time the online application has been completed.

Additional Information


Support research in the Space and Geophysics Laboratory by creating mechanical, electrical, and architectural documentation to satisfy task deliverables.

Essential Functions

Document hardware modifications and system upgrades. Includes schematics, lists, labels, layout drawings, wiring diagrams, isometric drawings, assemblies, and other associated drawings. Network drawings including lists, labels, interconnection diagrams, and other associated drawings. Photographic documentation. Provide photographic documentation of projects. Assist with document management, retrieval, and distribution.

Licenses: Class "C" Operator's Driver's License. Applicant selected must provide a current three year Driving Record from the current state of residence. If not currently a Texas resident, must obtain a Texas Driver's License within 30 days after entering Texas as a new resident.

Marginal/Incidental functions

Other related functions as assigned.

Required qualifications

High school graduation or GED. Four years of experience with engineering and architectural drafting with knowledge of standard computer-aided drafting design (CADD) Software. Valid Driver's license. US Citizen: Applicant selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information at the level appropriate to the project requirements of the position. Evidence of skills in the following areas: working with new technologies, being highly organized, planning and coordinating multiple tasks, effective time management, attention to detail, effective problem solving skills, using excellent judgment, working independently with sensitive and confidential information, maintaining a professional demeanor, working as a team member without daily supervision, effectively communicating with diverse groups of clients, working under pressure, accepting supervision and demonstrating regular/punctual attendance. Equivalent combination of relevant education and experience may be substituted as appropriate.

Preferred Qualifications

Associate's or Bachelor's degree. Six or more years experience with CADD work. Experience in documenting of electrical and mechanical assemblies with use of a CADD program. Experience in architectural drafting with use of a CADD program. Use of Autodesk products including AutoCAD, Inventor, Vault, and Revit. Previous or immediate eligibility for access to classified information.

Working conditions

May work around standard office conditions Repetitive use of a keyboard at a workstation Use of manual dexterity Some weekend, evening and holiday work. Frequent use of manuals and books. May work in shared, windowless office space. Possible intrastate/interstate travel.

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