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AutoCAD Permit Technician

T & D  West Palm Beachh, FL  Posted: 7/30/2021
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AutoCAD Permit Technician 

Work located in West Palm Beach, Florida

The Role:
Serves as the primary source for computer-aided design (CAD) for the permitting department, working closely with the construction, engineering, right of way, land survey and permitting staff to produce high quality graphics and be able to verbally communicate specifications and directions to and from the design team.
Perform technical and administrative duties related to acceptance, processing, reviewing and approval of construction permit drawings in accordance with Florida Department of Transportation, county and city regulations and procedures.
The Essentials:
  • Utilize AutoCAD to create permit sketches, templates and background drawings.
  • Perform detailed technical and specialized permit support work.
  • Utilize county GIS websites and Google Earth Enterprises to determine the appropriate municipalities.
  • Obtains plat information using County official records websites.
  • Verifies Maintenance of Traffic (MOT) for accuracy.
  • Maintains AutoCAD standards and procedures.
  • Communicates with engineering team regarding new and revised prints.
  • Awareness and familiarization of utility standards.
  • Informs designers if changes are required to proposed construction for compliance to permitting regulations.
  • Fulfillment of customer requirements.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      What It Takes:                                                                                                                         
  • 2 or more years experience in AutoCAD required.
  • Experience in electrical distribution permitting preferred.
  • Proficiency with Microsoft Office Suite.
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD and Adobe Pro.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to work independently.
  • Ability to work in fast paced environment and maintain effective working relationships with the project team.
  • Must possess a valid Driver's License and maintain it throughout the duration of employment. Ability to survey i the field for several hours at a time is required. 
  • Must actively demonstrate the BHI Company values and support the BHI Ethics and Standards
  • Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a working knowledge of BHI and Client Technical Manuals and procedures. Must be able to pass all background screening requiremens for the position, to include drug/alcohol testing


Position based out of West Palm Beach, Florida.
Full-time with benefits offering 40 hours per week.
Benefits offered: Paid time off, Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, 401K, Flexible schedule


Job Requirements


Physical Demands:  
  • Visual Acuity, balancing, stooping, reaching, walking, manual dexterity, grasping, feeling, hearing, talking
  • Capacity to think, concentrate and focus for long periods of time
  • Ability to read complex documents in the English language
  • Capacity to reason and make sound decisions
  • Ability to write complex documents in the English language
  • Capacity to express thoughts orally
  • Ability to think strategically and develop plans for growth
  • Ability to use a computer for long periods of time
  • Ability to walk job site 

Apply now! BHI Energy’s Talent and Placement Specialists are waiting for your application.

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Cindy Baumann


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