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CAD Technician, AutoCAD (Remote)

King of Prussia, Pennsylvania · Telecommunications · $25.00 per hour, D.O.E.

Job Title: CAD Technician/Draftsperson (Telecommunications Industry - Cell Tower/Fiber/Civil)

Note: Project Position and the ability to work remotely

Job Description:

Position Overview: We are seeking a talented CAD Technician/Drafter with experience in the telecommunications industry, specifically focused on cell tower, fiber optic, and civil infrastructure projects. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 2 years of relevant experience in CAD drafting and design, with proficiency in AutoCAD or similar software. This is a project-based position with the opportunity to work remotely, collaborating with our team to deliver high-quality design drawings and documentation for telecommunications projects.

Key Responsibilities:

  1. Generate detailed CAD drawings, plans, and layouts for cell tower, fiber optic, and civil infrastructure projects, following project specifications, engineering designs, and industry standards.
  2. Collaborate with engineers, project managers, and field technicians to translate project requirements and concepts into accurate and comprehensive CAD designs and documentation.
  3. Prepare site plans, elevation drawings, and construction details for cell tower installations, fiber optic cable routes, equipment locations, and associated civil works.
  4. Utilize CAD software (e.g., AutoCAD, MicroStation) to create and modify drawings, incorporating design changes, revisions, and redlines as directed by project stakeholders.
  5. Ensure adherence to project timelines, milestones, and deliverables, maintaining productivity and quality standards while meeting project deadlines.
  6. Review design drawings and specifications for accuracy, completeness, and compliance with regulatory requirements, identifying and resolving discrepancies as needed.
  7. Organize and maintain CAD files, project documentation, and drawing archives, ensuring version control and document management best practices are followed.
  8. Communicate effectively with team members, clients, and vendors to clarify project requirements, address design issues, and provide technical support as necessary.
  9. Stay informed about industry trends, advancements in CAD technology, and best practices in telecommunications infrastructure design, contributing to continuous improvement initiatives.
  10. Adhere to company policies, procedures, and safety standards, promoting a culture of teamwork, professionalism, and excellence in all aspects of job performance.


  1. Associate degree or technical certificate in Computer-Aided Design (CAD), drafting, engineering technology, or related field; bachelor's degree preferred.
  2. Minimum of 2 years of experience working as a CAD Technician or Draftsperson in the telecommunications industry, with exposure to cell tower, fiber optic, and civil infrastructure projects.
  3. Proficiency in CAD software applications, such as AutoCAD, MicroStation, or similar tools, with a strong understanding of drafting principles, standards, and conventions.
  4. Solid understanding of telecommunications infrastructure components, including cell towers, antennas, fiber optic cables, and civil site development.
  5. Excellent attention to detail, accuracy, and organization, with the ability to manage multiple projects concurrently and prioritize tasks effectively.
  6. Strong communication and interpersonal skills, with the ability to collaborate with multidisciplinary teams and stakeholders in a remote work environment.
  7. Self-motivated and proactive approach to problem-solving, with a commitment to delivering high-quality work and meeting project deadlines.
  8. Experience with remote work tools and technologies for virtual collaboration, such as video conferencing, document sharing, and project management software.

Preferred Skills:

  • Familiarity with GIS (Geographic Information Systems) software and databases used in telecommunications network planning and mapping.
  • Knowledge of civil engineering principles and practices related to site layout, grading, drainage, and utility design.
  • Understanding of construction methods, materials, and specifications used in telecommunications infrastructure projects.
  • Certification or training in CAD software applications and telecommunications industry standards.
What We Do
TekCom Resources is a full-service national recruiting firm specializing in providing telecommunications and network infrastructure contractors, employees and project services to businesses. 
Our specialization includes telecom network & infrastructure staffing deployments including planning, analysis, design, implementation, operations and maintenance.

About us
Formed by industry veterans in 2005, TekCom Resources is a full-service national recruiting firm specializing in telecommunications and network infrastructure contracting and recruiting. 
TekCom Resources, Inc. has extensive experience supporting clients in building successful teams for high-profile projects with tight timelines and budgets. Our vast network of industry contacts allows us to find the best talent. Along with our recruiting experience, our staff takes a hands-on approach in assisting hiring managers to achieve their goals and objectives.

As technical staffing experts, we are passionate and driven to provide top-notch talent to help our clients achieve their goals. We are also committed to assisting job seekers in finding the job and career path they have always wanted.

TekCom Resources, Inc. is a WBENC Certified Women’s Business Enterprise.

TekCom Resources, Inc. is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer and values diversity. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit and business need. In keeping with this commitment, we will take the steps to assure that people with disabilities are provided reasonable accommodations. Accordingly, if reasonable accommodation is required to fully participate in the job application or interview process, to perform the essential functions of the position, and/or to receive all other benefits and privileges of employment, please contact: USAllRecruiters@TekComResources.com. We are compliant with the Fair Chance Ordinance as applicable and will consider all qualified applications for employment.


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