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Senior AutoCAD Operators | Job Duties and Responsibilities


For those interested in AutoCAD and what operators are responsible for on a daily basis, we have compiled a few lists and information that should help you.

According to payscale.com, the following are the job duties of senior AutoCAD operators:

  • Check tolerances, dimensions, and fabrication feasibility of designs and work with engineers to resolve problems.
  • Document designs and provide associated drawings that meet project specifications.
  • Provide detailed design drawings to support construction and infrastructure projects.

Responsibilities also include the following:

  • Adjust current drawings and recommend changes based on their understanding and knowledge of the project.
  • Design and draft CAD (computer-aided design) drawings.
  • Follow project schedules.
  • Meet all project specifications and formatting within company principles.
  • Meet project due dates.
  • Work closely with the AutoCAD manager, project managers, and project engineers to make sure that the design is precise. Also to ensure and that contract responsibilities are met.
  • Accountable for the maintenance of the CAD drawing library.
  • Aid in increasing and maintaining quality assurance processes.
  • Prepare presentation materials using AutoCAD graphic software.
  • Review and interpret client specifications.

Common career paths for AutoCAD operators include the following:

  • AutoCAD Designer
  • AutoCAD Operator
  • Civil Engineer
  • Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Designer
  • Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Drafter
  • Computer-Aided Design (CAD) Technician
  • Construction Project Manager
  • Design Architect
  • Mechanical Design Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Mechanical Engineer
  • Project Manager, Construction
  • Senior Drafter
  • Senior Mechanical Engineer
  • Senior Project Manager, Construction

According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the wages of drafters depend upon specialty area. In May 2013, the average yearly wage was $51,250 for architectural and civil drafters. The average annual salary for mechanical drafters was $54,510 that year, and electrical and electronics drafters made $60,350 annually on average.

We hope this information helps you learn a little more about a senior AutoCAD operator and what their daily tasks, duties, and responsibilities are!

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