March 3, 2022

CAD Operator

Washington, DC - Corporate Office
McKissack &McKissack has a need for a CAD Operator in Washington, DC to join our expanding team. As a CAD Operator, you'll have the opportunity to produce project drawings under the direction of an engineer, primarily on water resources projects for public and private clients.

McKissack &McKissack is a national architectural, engineering, and construction services firm that has earned a strong reputation for consistently delivering results on high profile government and commercial projects. Our organization is guided by a passion for excellence, and we are committed to innovation, collaboration, and delivering superior results that meets and exceeds the needs of our clients. We offer a well-balanced corporate culture that embraces diversity, nurtures professional growth, and rewards hard work. McKissack & McKissack seeks individuals to join our growing organization who have excellent academic and/or work experience, integrity, and client-focused attitudes.


What You Will Be Doing:

  • Create, modify and update design drawings
  • Maintain electronic project files as required by company, project or client requirements
  • Assist in the design and production of engineering reports, construction documents, cost estimates, and specifications for the delivery of projects.
  • Communicate and interact with project team members, client representatives, review agencies, and others as appropriate to the project.
  • Knowledge of standard office practices and procedures.
  • Ability to demonstrate strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to build and maintain excellent interpersonal relationships.
  • Ability to work independently on multiple tasks without immediate and constant supervision.


What We Are Looking For:

  • Technical degree in drafting or equivalent job experience
  • 3-5years of experience
  • Experience with AutoCAD Civil 3D software
  • Ability to work with minimal supervision
  • Deadline-oriented mindset
  • Attention to detail
  • Experience with water distribution, sanitary and stormwater systems, and erosion and sediment control design preferred
  • Experience with/willingness to learn and implement typical drafting standards associated additional engineering disciplines.
  • Experience with/willingness to learn Adobe Illustrator
  • Excellent communication (written and verbal) skills

What We Offer:

  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Vision Insurance
  • 401k
  • Company-paid holidays
  • Vacation and Sick Leave
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Life Insurance
  • Short and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Commuter SmartBenefits
  • On the Job Training and Professional Development

McKissack &McKissack is an equal opportunity employer that recognizes the value of a diverse workforce. All qualified individuals will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, religion, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other criteria protected by federal, state or local law.


McKissack &McKissack is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action/Veterans/Disability Employer


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