AutoCAD Technician | TEC - Jackson, MS

About the Job

TEC is a communications company with a vision of connecting customers to the world and strengthening the communities we serve. As a family owned and operated business, we value your success and personal growth within the company. We strive to strengthen employees, build customer relationships, expand our fiber network, and increase profitability so that we can reinvest in our employees, company, and communities that we serve. As an AutoCAD Technician, you’ll join an elite team that is connecting rural Americans with dedicated fiber broadband services.

With nearly 100 years in business, TEC is an established innovative communications leader. In the early to mid-1900s, TEC connected countless people to the telephone for the first time. And today, we are accelerating access to high-quality, reliable internet solutions for communities that need it most. With offices in Mississippi, Alabama, Tennessee and Louisiana, we are playing a major role in the largest internet infrastructure buildout in the history of our country, and you can be a part of this exciting time.

Job Description

TEC is seeking an AutoCAD Technician. The main purpose of this job is to create, manage, and analyze spatial datasets and create high-quality AutoCAD and GIS drawing to convey future projects and active Outside Plant Services. If you are looking for an opportunity to grow your career with an employer that is on the cutting edge of the communications industry, then join TEC!


  • Interact with engineering and design teams
  • Attend predesign and construction meetings for project designs
  • Prepare detailed drawings, estimate cost associated with time and materials, and provide proper justification for the design and construction of telecommunications equipment and materials
  • Use tools provided to manage inventory of E911 addresses and curate address lists for sales and marketing campaigns
  • Read and interpret fiber construction as-builts and fiber splicing cut sheets
  • Serve as a liaison between the company and outside agencies such as power companies, municipalities, Department of Highways, customers in general and property owners
  • Coordinate with Resident Engineers to understand and overcome issues encountered in the field
  • Ability to solve problems using the suite of ERSI tools
  • Maintain QA/QC processes and requirements
  • Manage multiple projects in various stages of activity

Job Requirements

  • Requires a high school diploma or GED
  • Requires two years of related experience
  • Knowledge and experience in AutoCAD
  • Experience in the use of Microsoft Office applications
  • Good organization, presentation, negotiations, and communication skills including maintaining and meeting various deadlines
  • Much be detail oriented and deadline driven
  • Certificate in Engineering Drafting and Design Technology preferred
  • Previous experience in utilities, civil engineering or telecommunications preferred

TEC's dedication to employees is evident in our robust benefit package that includes:

  • Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance
  • Supplemental Coverage - Accident, Cancer, Term Life, LTD
  • Paid Vacation, Personal Time Off, and Holidays
  • 401(k) plan

Send resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to: Human Resources Dept., TEC, Post Office Box 22923, Jackson, MS 39225