The average salary for a Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician in South Africa is R210,925.
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Job Description for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician
The computer aided design (CAD) technician works with the project designer to create a detailed visual representation of a project. They use computer design programs to sketch the object from multiple perspectives and include relevant details such as materials, dimensions, and fasteners. Once these digital drawings are complete, CAD designers show builders, designers, and manufacturers how to construct the project in an effective way that takes into account regulatory requirements. The CAD tec…Read more
Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician Tasks
- Develop accurate layouts, assembly drawings and details.
- Take direction from engineers and executives to research drawings, catalogs and sketches to develop detailed dimensioned AutoCAD drawings.
- Research and obtain standards and codes required by client to develop plans.
- Review engineering drawings prior to the release.
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Popular Skills for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician
Computer Aided Design (CAD)
Skills in Computer Aided Design (CAD) and Computer Aided Drafting & Design (CADD) are correlated to pay that is above average. Skills that pay less than market rate include Bentley MicroStation, Microsoft Office and Autodesk AutoCAD.
Pay by Experience Level for Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician
An early career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician with 1-4 years of experience earns an average total compensation (includes tips, bonus, and overtime pay) of R195,620 based on 31 salaries. A mid-career Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician with 5-9 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R204,193 based on 22 salaries. An experienced Computer Aided Design (CAD) Technician with 10-19 years of experience earns an average total compensation of R266,940 based on 17 salaries.
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