CAD Intern (Hourly)

Austin Community College

Highland Campus, TX

ID: 7194884 (Ref.No. R-5354)
Posted: November 17, 2023

Job Description

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Austin Community College is a public two-year institution that serves a diverse population of approximately 41,000 credit students each Fall and Spring semester.  We embrace our identity as a community college, as reflected in our mission statement.  We promote student success and community development by providing affordable access, through traditional and distance learning modes, to higher education and workforce training, including appropriate applied baccalaureate degrees, in our service area.
As a community college committed to our mission, we seek to recruit and retain a workforce that:

  • Reflects the diversity of our community

  • Values intellectual curiosity and innovative teaching

  • Is attracted by the college's mission to promote equitable access to educational opportunities

  • Cares about student success and collaborates on strategies to facilitate success for under-represented populations

  • Welcomes difference and models respectful interaction with others

  • Engages with the community both within and outside of ACC

Commitment to Equity and Inclusion

ACC is committed to the ongoing systemic changes needed to ensure the increased recruitment, inclusion, retention, and completion of historically underserved and underrepresented populations. Through continual strategic community engagement and professional development of administrators, faculty, staff, and students, the college demonstrates its dedication to fostering a culture and climate for equitable outcomes.

ACC is proud to serve a diverse student body as an open-access and low-cost institution. Dedicated faculty members are excellent professors who help students achieve their educational goals and are sensitive to our students' diverse cultures and socio-economic backgrounds. In 2017 our faculty adopted a Statement of ACC Faculty Values. This Statement affirms that ACC's faculty members value collaboration, service, agency, scholarship, inclusion, and teaching, all of which attest to our commitment to equity, diversity, and inclusion at the heart of our mission.

Job Posting Title:

CAD Intern (Hourly)

Job Description Summary:

To assist in the development, creation and manipulation of Revit models for each campus building, as well as AutoCAD updates. This position is within Facilities Information Systems (FIS), which is part of ACC’s Facilities & Construction Department.

Job Description:

Essential duties and responsibilities include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Create Revit models for each campus building.  These Revit models will be used in our GIS project, and will be given to architects for future renovation projects.
  • Use .dwg’s of floor plans, elevations and site plans and turn them into Revit models.  
  • Reading of PDF construction documents to create accurate as-built BIM models.

Other tasks that might be assigned could include but are not limited to:

  • Assist in campus site plan updates in AutoCAD
  • Assist in AutoCAD drawings for FIS team


Must possess required knowledge and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • A knowledge of architectural documents

  • BIM software's- AutoCAD and Revit

  • BIM Modeling principles including creating and editing Revit models with appropriate wall types, geo-location and elevations.



Must possess required skills and be able to explain and demonstrate, with or without reasonable accommodations, that the essential functions of the job can be performed.

  • Maintaining an established work schedule.

  • Time Management skills to complete projects.

  • Effectively using interpersonal and communications skills including tact and diplomacy.

  • Effectively using organizational and planning skills with attention to detail and follow-through.

  • Maintaining confidentiality of work-related information and materials.

  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships.

  • Ability to work independently or in a group within departmental policies and guidelines.

  • Respecting a unique and diverse multicultural environment.


Technology Skills

  • Demonstrated proficiency with standard office software.

  • Demonstrated proficiency with BIM software.


Required Education

Completion of A&E CAD - Architectural Specialization courses DFTG-2431 and DFTG-2428, or one year related experience can count as sufficient education requirement.


Physical Requirements

  • Work is performed in a standard office environment.

  • Subject to standing, walking, sitting, bending, reaching, kneeling, pushing, and pulling.

  • Occasional lifting of objects up to 20 pounds.

Pay Rate


Number of Openings:


Job Posting Close Date:

December 17, 2023

Clery Act

As required by the US Department of Education, employees are required to report violations under Title IX and, under the Jeanne Clery Disclosure of Campus Security Policy and Crime Statistics Act (Clery Act), select individuals are required to report crimes. If this position is identified as a Campus Security Authority (Clery Act), you will be notified, trained, and provided resources for reporting.


The above description is an overview of the job. It is not intended to be an all-inclusive list of duties and responsibilities of the job, nor is it an all-inclusive list of the skills and abilities required to do the job. Duties and responsibilities may change with business needs. ACC reserves the right to add, change, amend, or delete portions of this job description at any time, with or without notice. Employees may be required to perform other duties as requested, directed, or assigned. In addition, reasonable accommodations may be made by ACC at its discretion to enable individuals with disabilities to perform essential functions of the job.