Cad Operator

Job ID
Strongsville, Ohio, United States
Job Type

Talascend is currently seeking a Cad Operator for a contract opportunity in Strongsville, OH


  • Under supervision, prepare construction drawings required to support the installation of electronic special systems (fire alarm, security, access control, and other low voltage specialty systems)
  • Electronic systems drawings will typically consist of items such as floor plan layouts, riser diagrams, electrical interconnections drawings and installation terminations.
  • Prepare submittal documentation (i.e. data sheets, battery calculations)
  • Maintain project drawing files, and associated records and documentation tracking & maintaining as-built drawings.
  • Perform other duties as assigned, such as assisting engineers in our office to unpack, program and test electronic equipment after it has been designed.
  • The candidate must be able to lift/carry up to 50 lbs. unassisted.
  • Candidates must be fully able to walk up a step ladder, carry/disassemble/mount equipment in our office, read/understand warning signs/instructions.


  • Must be proficient in AutoCAD (version 2018 or higher).
  • Must be proficient using Windows based software and MS office 2000 or higher (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, etc.).
  • Must have strong organizational skills.
  • Someone with a little bit of experience in the construction field. More along with electrical or mechanical construction, not electronic board layouts.
  • Someone that has been in the business world.
  • High school or equivalent education required.
  • (Previous training/experience in electronics is not required, but is a plus).
  • Additional experience and/or training, such as Revitt/BIM, Photoshop, etc. is not required, but is a plus.



We thank all applicants for their interest. However, only those qualified individuals who closely meet the qualifications of the position will be contacted. The details of the position are only a summary, other duties may be assigned as necessary.

Drug Screen may be required for this position.

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