Share this Job

CAD Drafter - Avon, CT

Avon, CT, US, 06001

Oldcastle Infrastructure



Job ID:  309920



Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is the leading manufacturer of precast concrete, polymer concrete, and plastic products in the United States. Our products range from utility vaults, reinforced concrete pipe, catch basins, drainage and septic tanks, to retaining walls, storm shelters, wall panels, concrete barriers, a variety of prestressed concrete products and more.   With more than 80 locations nationwide and 3,000 plus employees, Oldcastle Infrastructure is committed to upholding core values of reliability, quality, and service in cutting edge ways.


Job Description Summary

The successful candidate will be responsible for preparing and modifying drawings per specifications and customer requirements. Prepare/maintain accurate standard drawings and templates. Work closely with Division Engineer, Sales, Project Management, Production and Quality Control to ensure the product is built according to the latest part or shop drawings. Other responsibilities will include:


  • Create 2D precast shop structural drawings utilizing the latest AutoCAD software. Including structural reinforcing layouts, and basic 3D extruded models.
  • Create 2D precast shop mechanical drawings. Including pump and ductile iron flanged piping/valve layouts, and a variety of associated mechanical equipment details.
  • Create special manufacturing drawings for immediate production
  • Adhere to customer (internal and external) volumes, timelines and expectations
  • Prepare product assembly or shop drawings for existing/new products as needed for sales staff and special drawings for plant projects as needed
  • Work with Quality Control Inspector to learn requirements of process control, inspection, and testing in production
  • Update/maintain digital database (i.e. project and engineering documents)
  • Project manager duties will be assigned as the candidate progresses with the product and company processes, building to a Project Management (primary) position.
  • Other duties may be assigned as needed


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skills and/or abilities required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable qualified individuals with disabilities to perform the essential duties of the job.



  • Proficient with Autodesk AutoCAD, 2017 or newer preferred
  • Must possess the ability to read and interpret sketches
  • Ability to review and understand contract drawings and specifications
  • Ability to read construction and civil & mechanical plans
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office software
  • Basic mathematical skills 
  • Self-starter, motivated with ability to start and finish a project on time
  • Must be able to handle several projects at once and prioritize to meet customer requirements in a dynamic construction/manufacturing environment
  • Must be able to work closely with others
  • Must be highly detail oriented with good verbal and communication skills



  • Associate's Degree or Bachelor’s Degree
  • Experience in construction or structural/mechanical design
  • Experience with BIM software (e.g. Tekla, Revit)



What CRH Americas Offers You


  • Highly competitive base pay
  • Comprehensive medical, dental and disability benefits programs
  • Group retirement savings program
  • Health and wellness programs
  • A culture that values opportunity for growth, development, and internal promotion


About CRH Americas


CRH Americas has a long and proud heritage as one of North America’s largest corporations. We are a proud reflection of the hundreds of family businesses, local and regional companies and mid to large sized enterprises that together form the CRH Americas family. CRH Americas operates with a decentralized, diversified structure, letting you work in a small company environment while having the career opportunities of a large enterprise.


Oldcastle Infrastructure, a CRH company, is a great place to grow! If you’re up for a rewarding challenge, we invite you to take the first step and apply today! Once you click apply now, you will be brought to our career site. Please complete your online profile which will be sent directly to the appropriate Hiring Manager. Our system allows you to view and track your status 24 hours a day. Thank you for your interest in the CRH Americas family!


CRH Americas is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.


EOE/Vet/Disability--If you want to know more, please click on this link


Date Posted:  Aug 28, 2021

Nearest Major Market: Hartford

Job Segment: Drafting, Engineer, CAD, Chemical Engineer, Database, Engineering, Technology