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CAD Intern

Apply Now Job ID 2019-9101 Date posted 09/25/2019

Overview - External

CAD Intern - Summer 2020

Location: Johnston, RI.

As an EPS CAD Intern you will create and revise preliminary FM Global insurance plans using customized CAD software. Working with satellite imagery, aerial photography, and other technical data, you’ll create simple sketches of insured locations for our field engineers to utilize in their reporting of client’s locations. You’ll be training and working with experienced CAD Operators and other FM Global professionals on the newest hardware and software available. Opportunities for other drafting tasks may be presented.

FM Global is a leading property insurer of the world's largest businesses, providing more than one-third of FORTUNE 1000-size companies with engineering-based risk management and property insurance solutions. FM Global helps clients maintain continuity in their business operations by drawing upon state-of-the-art loss-prevention engineering and research; risk management skills and support services; tailored risk transfer capabilities; and superior financial strength. To do so, we rely on a dynamic, culturally diverse group of employees, working in more than 100 countries, in a variety of challenging roles.


  • Locating client sites using geospatial mapping platforms that utilize satellite images, aerial photography, and GIS data.
  • Creating georeferenced drawings of client sites from available images; showing buildings, roads, structures, rivers, and more.
  • Generating flood maps of client sites to assist in the identification of insured’s flood hazards.
  • Producing PDFs and submitting the completed files using business processes and systems.


  • Enrolled in a Bachelor’s degree program for CAD Drafting, Architecture or Engineering
  • Minimum of 1 Semester of CAD drafting
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills, operational knowledge of standard tools such as PC’s, scanners, plotters, printers and e-mail. Technical systems proficiency encompassing CAD, imaging, and document management. Ability to work independently and collaborate with others. Experience in Bentley products such as Microstation and OpenBuildings Designer a plus.

Please note, this is a paid internship.

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