Supporting Safe, Comfortable and Efficient Design.

CPP, Inc. is a specialty engineering company that performs wind tunnel testing and wind engineering consulting services for architectural and structural design professionals around the world. CPP is headquartered in Fort Collins with a subsidiary in Sydney, Australia. We currently employ 70 people in our Fort Collins office.

We are currently searching for an entry-level or mid-level CAD Drafter to support wind tunnel testing by creating detailed site drawings and building layouts in 3D.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Create drawing layouts that include terrain, roads, and building sites for tunnel proximity models.
  • Create scale model block drawings of buildings to be depicted on the proximity models.
  • Create electronic files for the CNC router.
  • Create electronic file formats of site layouts for project manager and client approval.
  • Create test models for SLA 3D printing.
  • Attend project kick-off meetings and provide project related updates as needed.
  • Maintain on-going communication with tunnel and model shop personnel by disseminating project drawings and information.

Education and Experience:

  • Associate’s Degree preferred in Computerized Drafting (or equivalent technical degree).
  • 2 years AutoCAD experience, Solidworks certificate, or a CAD certificate.
  • Can be a combination of education, training and relevant experience.

Requirements (Knowledge, Skills, Abilities):

  • Proficiency with Google Earth and Solidworks.
  • Ability to interpret architectural drawings, ortho-imagery (satellite imagery) and oblique angle photography.
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Office suite, especially Outlook and Excel
  • Steadfast attention to detail.
  • Effective interpersonal and communication skills.
  • Preferred; however, not required – AutoDesk Revit, Rhinoceros, Sketchup, AutoCad Civil 3D, Global Mapper and Adobe Acrobat.

This is a full-time position. CPP offers competitive compensation and an excellent benefit package. We are an equal opportunity employer.

To apply for this position, email us your résumé and cover letter.