Position Available

TYPE:  Full-Time entry AutoCAD Technician

SALARY:  Commensurate with experience and education

LOCATION:  Hattiesburg, MS

BACKGROUND:  Shows, Dearman and Waits, Inc. was formed in January of 1963 to pursue a general practice of consultation in civil engineering.  A cornerstone goal of our firm from the very outset was to deliver technical, economic, social and environmental excellence in every project in which we touch.  We stand for quality of character and quality of work and strive to provide both in the most effective, efficient and economical way possible.  Our objective has been to set the bar for our profession – our unswerving commitment to client service and our unequalled commitment to excellence have made this a reality.

JOB DESCRIPTION:  We are currently seeking an AutoCAD technician to join our team to perform various design related tasks.  The successful candidate will have measured aspirations to manage various projects from concept to completion while focusing on the betterment of the community in which we live.  The successful candidate will be responsible for using field crew data to create drawings using AutoCAD C3D 2013 (or later) software including: sorting points using point groups; creating terrain surfaces using field data; drawing existing features using field data, pictures and notes; supporting the project engineers and team members to ensure projects are technically sound; ensuring the quality of work remains paramount in the project while delivering on time and within the project budget to the satisfaction of the client.  Other job duties will include making copies, scanning, filing and typing in addition to courthouse research and related errands.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:  High School Graduate or equivalent GED with a minimum of a two year degree in drafting, engineering, or related field.  Associates degree or four year degree preferred.  Must be detail oriented, neat and organized.  Must have the ability to work well on a team and complete tasks with technical proficiency and competence.  Must be proficient in AutoCAD C3D 2013 (or later), Windows, MS Outlook, Word and Excel as well as Adobe PDF Reader.


Resumes (two pages maximum) and cover letter should be submitted in writing by mail or email (PDF attachments only); no calls please:

CAD Position

c/o John Weeks, PE

301 2nd Ave

Hattiesburg, MS 39401