Our client is looking for skilled Electrical Drafter/Designers with a demonstrated ability to work collaboratively with engineers and project managers to deliver high quality drafting/design projects. Our client has built its reputation and client base by delivering industry leading drawing packages.

As an Electrical Drafter/Designer you will produce detailed designs of utility overhead and/or underground electric distribution systems. Work includes the preparation of job base maps, development of trench and conduit plans, cable and connection details, and bill of materials. The Electrical Drafter/Designers prepare construction drawings, and design services requiring a full understanding of drawings, specifications, industry and client standards related to assigned work.

KEY JOB DUTIES

  • Work with design team to assist/prepare documentation related to overhead and underground distribution systems applying the prescribed standards, guides, specifications, and procedures.
  • Apply the client’s standards, guidelines, specifications, practices and procedures or appropriate industry standards in preparing layouts of overhead and/or underground electric distribution facilities.
  • Prepare design sketches and any other required documents and reports for construction and maintenance projects.
  • Perform distribution system design calculations.
  • Acquire field data necessary to prepare the appropriate design.
  • Assist in the performance of load studies on distribution transformers, investigate circuit overloads and voltage complaints to determine necessary corrective action.
  • Prepare and submit required reports and correspondence.
  • Utilize client and Company information systems to track and update design activities.

EDUCATION & EXPERIENCE

  • Associate’s Degree or completion of related technical trade school courses, or equivalent experience.
  • 2+ years of experience in Electric Utility Design preferred.
  • 5+ years minimum related industry experience.
  • Specific experience in utility under-grounding programs is desired.
  • Experience with AutoCAD is required, AutoCAD Civil 3D, and MicroStation experience is a plus.