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EMH&T is currently seeking an emerging CAD Technician to join our dynamic Transportation Partnerships team and play a key role in the design and development of various projects. The CAD Technician will collaborate closely with other Technicians, Engineers and Project Managers and will play a crucial role creating detailed and accurate technical drawings and plans in the product development process using Computer-Aided Design (CAD) software. Your work will be instrumental in turning concepts into tangible designs and will contribute to the successful completion of our projects. The role is engaged in drafting and plan preparation for engineering design components (plans, profiles, typical sections, drainage plans, utility profiles, grading details, etc) for construction plans related to street improvements, intersections, sidewalks, bike paths, and utility improvements. The individual will be mentored and trained to follow prescribed EMH&T drafting standards or other required standards e.g. ODOT standards. In addition, this person will prepare exhibits for meetings and public information; and assist in estimating quantities for items such as pavement and earthwork.


Qualifications include some specialized training, education, or experience with one or more CAD platforms such as AutoCAD or Microstation; some work experience with drafting; and knowledge of basic math (geometry) involved in the production and use of drawings or models.


Key competencies necessary for success in this position include:

  • Self-starter that demonstrates dependability and consistent work efforts.
  • Ability to work independently, but enjoys working in a team environment as well.
  • Technical knowledge to a diverse range of projects is a plus.
  • Planning and organization capabilities with high attention to detail.
  • Excellent verbal communication skills and the ability to express ideas clearly.
  • Knowledge of construction and engineering principles is a plus.


EMH&T offers a generous benefit package to all full-time employees that includes medical, dental, vision, pharmacy, medical & dependent care FSAs, paid vacation, sick and personal leaves, paid community service time off, paid parental leave, 401(k) with match, company paid life insurance, a wellness reimbursement, an employee recognition program and bonus eligibility.

Must be authorized to work in the United States. EMH&T currently does not sponsor work visas.

Position Location: 5500 New Albany Rd., Columbus, OH 43054