CAD Drafter - OR | WA


Akana, a Native American-owned multi-discipline consulting firm with a diverse portfolio of clients and projects throughout the United States, is seeking a conscientious, detail-oriented and self motivated CAD Drafter experienced in 3D modeling and AutoCAD. Experience in Bluebeam is appreciated. This position is full – time, hybrid and based in our Portland office.



  • Work with engineers and project managers to complete modeling tasks, create views and sheets, and produce documents for QC purposes as well as deliverables.
  • Keep track of multiple tasks and projects while meeting deadlines.
  • Strong communication skills are strongly recommended.
  • Create, Civil and Landscape sheets, plotting and organizing drawing sets.
  • Flexibility in methods and a strong desire to learn is encouraged.


Required Qualifications:

  • We will consider entry-level AutoCAD and Civil 3D with a training certificate but would prefer 2 to 4 years of experience. Basic knowledge of Excel, Word and Bluebeam.
  • Basic knowledge of Civil sheet layouts, site plans, grading, underground utilities and details.



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The salary for this position is competitive and based on experience. Akana offers full benefits including healthcare, 401k with match (after one year), short- and long-term disability insurance, and a generous PTO program! We are ideally situated just 20-minutes from downtown Portland and have free parking!


Akana is firmly committed to Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and to compliance with all Federal, State and local laws that prohibit employment discrimination on any basis protected by law. Our EEO policy statement is available on our website at


This opportunity may be subject to the requirements of FAR Clauses 1452.226-70 and 1452.226-71 regarding preference in hiring of Native Americans. Native Americans are encouraged to apply.


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