The CAD Manager provides leadership and vision to the firm in the area of CAD. This role manages all phases of CAD education, development and implementation of StudioSIX5 drafting standards, as well as ensures the production and quality requirements of StudioSIX5 design and construction documents are met. The CAD Manager is responsible for resolving CAD related issues when they arise including recommendations and the purchase of new hardware and software. This role initiates continuous improvement in processes and procedures and provides direction and support to all production staff. The CAD Manager develops and maintains standards, training programs, systems, processes and best practices and then ensures consistency of use. This role successfully reviews and oversees construction documents produced in order to maintain office consistency and level of acceptance and processes. By establishing and maintaining educational and production standards, this role is instrumental in increasing project profitability. The CAD Manager ensures that StudioSIX5 design documentation is organized and clear in communicating design and construction intent with owner, consultants and general contractor.