CAD Drafter Interview Questions

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What design did you have the most difficult time with? What made it difficult?

CAD Drafter Interview Questions

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    What design did you have the most difficult time with? What made it difficult?

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    Do you plan on continuing your education as a drafter?

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    Do you enjoy working with other drafters, and sharing work, when needed?

  4. 4.

    Our drafters must know this industry very well, how have you gained experience and insight into this industry?

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    What makes you a better drafter than the next person?

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    How do you stay focused on your work throughout the day?

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    When have you had a dispute with an engineer? What was the disagreement, and how did you two resolve the issue?

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    When did you discover your specialty? Why did you choose this area of drafting?

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    Tell me about the most complicated schematic drawing you have had to create.

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    Do you enjoy collaborating with others?

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    What do you enjoy the most about being a drafter?

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    We are looking for drafters that are prepared to handle more duties. How have you advanced beyond simply doing CAD Drafts?

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    What motivates you to work hard?

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    If I saw your home office right now, what would it look like?

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    If you could change anything about your current job, what would it be?

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    Tell me about your education. What was your favorite course and why?

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    What are your short- term career goals?

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    Tell me about your biggest mistake during a draft. How did you correct it?

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    What are you passionate about, outside of this career?

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    Can you do layouts on your own?

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    Why did you go to technical school to be a drafter?

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    Would you consider yourself more creative, or technical minded?

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    What area of drafting are you most interested in - Architectural, Civil or Mechanical?