AutoCAD Drafting Technician

Technical Design Services, Inc. (TDSi), located in Naperville, IL, is seeking a detail-oriented and versatile AutoCAD Drafting Technician with a passion for learning more about our industry. The Drafting Technician will work with project teams on a multitude of diverse projects utilizing general construction and drafting knowledge to assist in preparing Information Technology (Cabling, AV and Security) drawings.

TDSi employs people with above average talent and outstanding character with a willingness to excel as members of the TDSi team. In return, TDSi offers an opportunity to work on some of the most interesting projects in the industry, together with a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Job Requirements

  • Proficiency in AutoCAD® including current knowledge of typical drafting and design standards. Proficiency in AutoCAD REVIT 2014® is a plus.
  • General knowledge and familiarity with building construction and experience in general construction having the ability to read and understand construction documents, plans, and specifications is a plus.
  • Demonstrates excellent verbal and written communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Basic PC Skills: Microsoft Outlook, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, and Adobe Acrobat.
  • High degree of professionalism, diplomacy, integrity, and flexibility.
  • High school diploma or equivalent and three to five years of relevant work experience or degree in a related field.


  • Maintain directory structures and assist consultants and designers with project documents organization.
  • Prepares preliminary and final Technology construction drawings derived from rough layouts, verbal instructions, field notes, and sketches that adhere to company drafting standards.
  • Create bid and review sets in both hardcopy and softcopy form.
  • Distribute sets via shipping or electronic posting means.
  • Develop As-built/record documents from field markups.
  • Maintain CAD standards and in-house plotting equipment and supplies.

Please submit your resume and a cover letter via email to: to be considered for an open position. Put the position title in the subject line.