AutoCAD Operator Job Description

AutoCAD Operator


The AutoCAD Operator is responsible for the daily design document preparation of commercial, retail, municipal, and various other civil design projects. The underlying focus of the AutoCAD Operator should be providing the most comprehensive and accurate construction documents feasible in the time allocated.


The AutoCAD Operator is expected to operate as part of a team. They are directly accountable to a CAD Standards Manager and ultimately accountable to the Business Unit Leader. The AutoCAD Operator is required to maintain strong team relationships by working closely with the Project Manager during the design document preparation phase of the project.



The specific responsibilities of the AutoCAD Operator include, but are not limited to, the following:


Duplantis Design Group affords advancement opportunities to all employees in an effort to continue our growth and success. Several of our current Project Managers and Assistant Project Managers started at the firm as AutoCAD Operators. These employees have grown in their duties and responsibilities via exhibiting the characteristics necessary to manage all aspects of a project. These opportunities will continue to be extended to those exhibiting the desired characteristics as the firm continues to grow.


This position requires an associate’s degree. The applicant should have exceptional communication skills, exhibit great attention to detail, be capable of handling multiple projects and be a team player.

Experience in the civil design field is desired as applicable experience will be considered when determining compensation and level of responsibility. However, entry level AutoCAD Operator positions may be available to applicants with minimal experience.