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Updated 28 days ago

How to start freelance CAD drafting? - 6 Replies

lowball your pay rate in order to get jobs initially, then gradually raise it as you gain experience and notoriety. at first, work for peanuts, then...


overseas jobs (CADD)

Hi, I am from Singapore, I would like to know any opportunity to work oversea as CAD Drafter/Operator in construction/aerospace/offshore? thanks


Updated 6 months ago

Entry Drafter/Designer tips - 2 Replies


John in MD in Catonsville, Maryland

Updated 7 months ago

Drafting Job - 5 Replies

I am looking for a drafting job and I cannot seem to find anything. Can anyone suggest any tips or ideas on ways I should look or apply? I...

Indie_One in Wichita, Kansas

Process Piping Design/Drafting

Where/how did you get your training/experience?

arron lee in California

Updated 15 months ago

AutoCAD to .pdf - missing information - 4 Replies

We are a consulting engineering firm using AutoCAD 2008, we have recently noticed that on a number of .pdf files that some of our information is...


Updated 16 months ago

Getting a cad drafter job. - 85 Replies

How did you get your start doing cad drafter work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position? Do you need a particular...

Keith Hedemark in Round Lake, Illinois

Lake County Illinois AutoCAD jobs fading?

Has anyone else been noticing the phase out of AutoCAD and priority shifting to SOLIDWORKS ? I have extensive experience in many fields using...

Terry in Elkridge, Maryland

Updated 33 months ago

CAD/Drafting Job - 4 Replies

I am a civil engineer, with bachelor degree, I am from Iraq, I got here about two month ago, I had been told that I cannot work as engineer unless I...

John in Catonsville, Maryland

Updated 33 months ago

Looking for structural drafter - 1 Reply

I have been looking for a structural drafter in the Baltimore Maryland area for 2 months now with no luck. All applicant did not have experience with...

Bonnie in Pearland, Texas

Updated 41 months ago

What do you enjoy most about your cad drafter career? - 6 Replies

What do you enjoy most about being a cad drafter? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and...

Spectrum in Washington, Missouri

Updated 59 months ago

What are typical cad drafter salaries? - 4 Replies

Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field? What skills should you learn to increase...

zodran in Tacoma, Washington

Updated 61 months ago

What are the best cad drafter qualifications and training to get ahead? - 2 Replies

What is the best training for becoming a cad drafter? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective cad...

mohamad in Iran, Islamic Republic of


I need a friend that help me in engineering problem ( mechanical engineering) and I help he too. Not difference male or female I have very...

BON2025 in Bayonne, New Jersey

Updated 65 months ago

Top cad drafter skills needed to get the job. - 4 Replies

What are the top 3 traits or skills every cad drafter must have to excel? Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your cad drafter expertise?

Owen in Clermont, Florida

Updated 74 months ago

Are cad drafter job opportunities growing or declining? - 1 Reply

Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing? Where are the jobs? Which places have the most cad drafter...


Tips for CAD Drafter interviews.

Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming CAD Drafter interview? Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?

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