CAD Operator/Designer

Brand:  Matthews Memorialization
Line of Business:  Mausoleum

Pittsburgh, PA, US, 15275

Req ID:  10988


The CAD Operator/Designer utilizes computer-aided drafting system to provide support to engineers, architects, design staff and clients by producing clear and technically accurate drawings based on design specifications. 


  • Works independently using CAD equipment to create and modify drawings, sketches and diagrams for use by other departments and clients.
  • Attends project meetings and converses with other subject matter experts to interpret design concepts, determine nature and type of required detailed working drawings, and coordinates work with others.
  • Compiles data, computes quantities, determines materials needed, and prepares cost estimates.
  • Verifies work for accuracy, completeness of work, and compliance to standards.
  • Sets up and maintains an organized file system for projects.
  • Communicates with internal and external personnel regarding new and revised drawings.
  • Additional duties as assigned.


  • Associate degree or equivalent from two-year college or technical school in Computer Aided Drafting or related field.
  • 4+ years progressive CAD experience; or equivalent combination of education and experience
  • Occasional travel either locally, nationally, and/or internationally may be required.
  • Proficient with design software such as Adobe Creative Suite, QuarkXpress, etc.
  • Ability to perform 2D drafting and 3D modeling .
  • High degree of proficiency MS Office Suite, Outlook & Internet applications
  • Strong analytical, prioritizing, interpersonal, problem-solving, presentation, budgeting, project management (from conception to completion), & planning skills 
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills (including analysis, interpretation, & reasoning)
  • Solid understanding and application of mathematical concepts
  • Ability to develop and maintain collaborative relationships with peers and colleagues across the organization, as well as, internal and external clients
  • Ability to work well autonomously and within a team in a fast-paced and deadline-oriented environment.
  • Ability to work with and influence peers and senior management
  • Self-motivated with critical attention to detail, deadlines and reporting
  • Ability to work overtime as necessary.



  • Regularly required to stand; walk; sit; and talk, hear and see.  
  • Occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. 
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • The noise level in the work environment may be high.

* Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals to perform the essential functions.

Matthews Memorialization is a leader in the memorialization industry who is committed to helping customers grow their businesses and helping families move from grieving to remembrance by providing products of superior craftsmanship and revenue generating programs and services. Within this industry, our Environmental Solutions is focused on the design and manufacture of advanced combustion systems. Matthews Memorialization is a (MATW) Matthews International company.   

At Matthews International, what makes us different is what makes us great.  We are proud to be an equal opportunity workplace. All employment is decided on the basis of qualifications, merit, and business need.

Matthews International affords equal employment opportunities to employees and applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, genetic information, age, disability or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.  Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Matthews International endeavors to make our employment website and application process accessible to all users and applicants. In doing so, Matthews International provides reasonable accommodations to applicants with disabilities. If you have a disability and require a reasonable accommodation or assistance completing the application process, please contact a member of our Human Resource Team.


Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh