Civil engineering drafters are in charge of creating effective engineering designs and drawing for their organization. They utilize their engineering skills to create precise documents and drawings for construction and development projects, creating drafts according to project specifications and standards. They are responsible for reviewing maps and blueprints for research and code compliance, as well as submitting detailed reports based on their preliminary findings and analysis. Civil engineering drafters provide updates on their progress to the civil engineering supervisor in their department.
Civil Engineering Drafter Tasks
Craft earthwork calculations, alignment sheets, grading design, boundary and right of way drafting.
Document construction sites including geographic and topographic drawings using CAD.
Create layout drawings and elevations of systems installations.
Provide technical support to machinists.