A CAD (Computer Aided Design) Operator creates design drawings for use on building and construction projects. You’ll use various CAD software to prepare plans and blueprints for a range of projects and you’ll work closely with architects and engineers. CAD Operators may work from given specifications or you might attend building sites to gather required information. You’ll ensure plans meet all relevant building standards and legislation.
A CAD Operator should have excellent attention to detail and strong time management skills. It’s important that you can communicate with clients, colleagues and other project stakeholders. CAD Operators should be skilled in a range of design software and have a strong knowledge of the building industry.
There are 14 courses available for people who want to become a CAD Operator.