CAD Technician

CAD technicians assist engineers in product design. A CAD technician will prepare and revise technical drawings and other documentation used by industry to build products. A CAD technician is required to learn 2D and 3D computer aided design (CAD) software and other computer related tools. A working knowledge of algebra, engineering materials, and manufacturing processes is essential. Good communication skills and attention to detail is also important.


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CAD Technician
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Type of Degree/Diploma: 
Technical Diploma
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