Intern - CAD Operator
Description:  Summary Description
The CAD Operator draft plans, technical drawings, and blueprints for use at the ISC in Lindale, TX. Though Facilities, they work with campus departments to ensure designs are completed to specifications to execute planning and remodeling efforts. CAD operators sometimes use manual drawing skills and may be required to visit sites.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities (include but not limited to)

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily.
•Review project briefs with the Facilities team to ensure all blueprints and technical drawings are completed to specifications.
•Producing rough sketches and using CAD software to prepare detailed drawings, plans, and blueprints.
•Visiting sites to gather information, and determine limitations and feasibility of designs.
•Updating software, drawings, and other documents.
•Remaining professional when feedback is delivered, and implementing any changes to drafts as soon as possible.
•Communicating potential design issues to engineers and architects.
•Other duties as assigned

Qualifications (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Requirements)

The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.
•Experience in AutoCad. Someone working towards their Associate's degree in drafting would be an excellent fit.
•Additional courses in CAD software.
•Practical experience with CAD software.
•Knowledge of engineering and construction.
•A completed apprenticeship would be advantageous.
•Strong communication skills and attention to detail.
•Supportive of Mercy Ships mission and vision, and committed to its core values.
•Understand and apply servant leadership, work collaboratively with integrity and demonstrate accountability

Education and Experience

The requirements listed below are representative of the education and / or experience required.
•Successful completion of Mercy Ships Entry Training will be required within the first year.