Drafter Assistant Job Description Sample
Civil Engineering Drafter & Designer Assistant
Posting Number S00740P Classification Title Non Benefited Hourly Position Type Disclaimer
Liberty University's hiring practices and EEO Statement are fully in compliance with both federal and state law. Federal law creates an exception to the "religion" component of the employment discrimination laws for religious organizations (including educational institutions), and permits them to give employment preference to members of their own religion. Liberty University is in that category.
Position Title Civil Engineering Drafter & Designer Assistant Does this position require driving? No Contact Contact Phone Ext Contact Email Job Summary/Basic Function
The CAD & Design Assistant is responsible for performing a broad variety of drafting tasks as needed by the Facilities Management Division. Prepare documents and calculations for studies with project designs. Working independently and exercising good judgment and discretion is essential to this job
High school diploma and related college courses preferred. Experience with AutoCAD and Microsoft Office. Must be detailed oriented, possess organizational skills and communications skills.Occasionally required to travel to local and campus locations.
PHYSICAL AND SENSORY ABILITIES
Frequently required to sit for extended periods to perform deskwork or type on a keyboard.
Regularly required to hear and speak in order to effectively communicate orally.
Occasionally required to stand, walk, and climb stairs to move about the building.
Handle materials, reach overhead, kneel or stoop in order to conduct business.
The working environment in which one will typically perform the essential functions of this position is a climate-controlled office setting. It is well lighted and the noise level is moderate. However this position does, on occasion, require job site visits that will not be climate controlled or well lit.
1.Reports to work at the required time and performs duties as assigned by the Director of Grounds.
2.Uses AutoCAD to create maps and plans as needed that may include, but are not limited to, landscape plans, as-built, trash receptacle/dumpster location plans, snow removal maps, parking lot layouts, athletic field layouts, grading plans, and site plans.
3.Use Bluebeam to create/edit maps and documents as needed.
4.Prepare and maintain spreadsheets and word documents as needed.
5.Computer filing of documents.
6.Use GPS Pathfinder Office to aid in utility mapping.
7.Performs other duties as assigned.
8.Works effectively as a team member, embracing and fostering LU's mission.
Between 7:00am – 5:00pm
Must be able to work on weekends, holidays, and flexible daily hours as well as various evening hours.
Transportation Design Drafter (Civil Engineer Specialist, Assistant I)
Position Description Benefits Supplemental Questions
This is a temporary benefit-eligible assignment which is expected to last up to three years.
The Seattle Department of Transportation (SDOT) is committed to delivering a high-quality transportation system that connects people, places, and products. The department's work centers around the following values: improving safety for all modes of travel, maintaining the transportation system in good condition, building healthy communities, supporting a thriving economy, and providing great service.
The Capital Projects and Roadway Structures Division in SDOT has a unique opportunity for a Transportation Design Drafter to support the plan production for capital improvement projects within the City of Seattle. This position will serve as a drafter for projects from our Neighborhood Greenways Program, Bicycles Master Plan, Transit Master Plan, and Pedestrian Master Plan Improvement. In addition, there will be opportunities to support designs for bridge rehabilitations, retaining walls, and arterial resurfacing projects. This is a temporary benefit-eligible assignment and expected to last up to three years.
Primary responsibilities for this position include, but are not limited to:
Under continuing supervision, produce high quality civil engineering AutoCAD drawings in a manner which adheres to accepted engineering practices and standards.
Utilizing Civil3D tools to prepare and edit 3D surfaces, profiles, and pipe networks.
Preparing structural details, retaining wall elevations, and profiles.
Providing exceptional customer service and demonstration of initiative in problem solving.
Supporting the development, innovation of, and deployment of CAD drafting tools and Standards improvements for the Division and the Department.
Working closely with a multi-disciplinary group of engineering professionals.
Contributing to environment of continual improvement, and innovation.
The ability to work well under pressure and manage workload for multiple, concurrent work assignments.
Additional duties include:
Providing coordination with Public and Private utilities to obtain records and maps.
Performing City record research and preparing underground utility basemaps.
Producing easement figures and exhibits. Supporting project teams in the preparing of GIS figures.
Support department goals in promoting diversity and social justice.
Requires an Associate Degree in Civil Engineering Technology or two years of college level coursework in engineering and construction technology (or a combination of education and/or training and/or experience which provides an equivalent background required to perform the work of the class).
Experience with Civil3D, and ACAD software.
Proficient in Microsoft Office products.
Demonstrated written and oral communications skills.
Ability to effectively work in a multicultural workplace with a diverse customer base.
Familiarity with City CAD Standards.
Ability to thrive and communicate effectively in a team environment.
Additional Information:License, Certification and Other Requirements
- Current Washington State driver's license or evidence of equivalent mobility. Submit a "complete" five-year driver's abstract on request.
- A background check will be required for candidates selected for employment who are not currently working for the City of Seattle.
Work Environment/Physical Demands
Most work is performed in a normal City work/office environment.
May be required to lift over 50 pounds.
May be required to stand, walk, or bend for extended periods of time.
Overnight travel may be required.
Reinsurance Contracts Drafter
Your impact as a Reinsurance Contracts Drafter
As part of our Aon Benfield team, you will be responsible for preparing, reviewing and finalizing formal documentation memorializing terms and conditions applicable to treaty reinsurance arrangements. You will be challenged to learn and remain well informed of industry terms and jargon, as well as trends and regulations to remain competitive.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Draft reinsurance contracts, attending documentation, and related correspondence
Assist brokers, clients, and markets in addressing issues related to contract wording
Draft, revise and endorse London Slips and submit for review and approval
Draft and update Reinsurance Intermediary Agreements (Broker Authorization Contracts)
Review expiring wording and new contract documents for completeness, accuracy, and consistency
Participate in marketing presentations to prospective and existing clients
Coordinate with broker colleagues to review reinsurance terms
Contribute to maintenance of library of clauses
Monitor statutory positions, regulatory guidelines, judicial decrees, current wording issues and industry trends affecting reinsurance contracts
Ensure that general processing and quality of assigned accounts complies with team guidelines
MINUMUM QUALIFICATIONS AND REQUIREMENTS
Corporate/business/ legal/paralegal experience in contracts preferred. Knowledge from insurance/reinsurance industry would be a definite plus
Excellent written communication skills, including demonstrated/advanced competence in all facets of reading, writing, communicating in English
Strategic and analytical thinker, including basic math aptitude and proven problem solving
Proficient with MS Office. Adaptable to other proprietary systems/applications as demonstrated by previous experience with other platforms
Nominal travel may be required
- Bachelors' degree. Advanced degree or industry-related professional designation a plus.
We offer you
A competitive total rewards package, continuing education & training, and tremendous potential with a growing worldwide organization.
Our Colleague Experience:
From helping clients gain access to capital after natural disasters, to creating access to health care and retirement for millions, Aon colleagues empower results for our clients, communities, and each other every day. They make a difference, work with the best, own their potential, and value one another. This is the Aon Colleague Experience, defining what it means to work at Aon and realizing our vision of empowering human and economic possibility. To learn more visit Aon Colleague Experience.
Aon plc (NYSE:AON) is a leading global professional services firm providing a broad range of risk, retirement and health solutions. Our 50,000 colleagues in 120 countries empower results for clients by using proprietary data and analytics to deliver insights that reduce volatility and improve performance.
By applying for a position with Aon, you understand that, should you be made an offer, it will be contingent on your undergoing and successfully completing a background check consistent with Aon's employment policies. Background checks may include some or all of the following based on the nature of the position: SSN/SIN validation, education verification, employment verification, and criminal check, search against global sanctions and government watch lists, fingerprint verification, credit check, and/or drug test. You will be notified during the hiring process which checks are required by the position.
Aon provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, creed, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, veteran, marital, or domestic partner status. Aon is committed to a diverse workforce and is an affirmative action employer.
Nothing in this job description restricts management's right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.
Job number: 2446647
Location: United States, MN, Bloomington
Drafter (Product Development)
GENERAL PURPOSE OF JOB: Provide project management and design capabilities for Product Management. Assist Product Manager in the development of production and operation cost data, product costing/pricing, sales tools, training materials, etc.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Learn about aggregate industry, equipment, processes and what adds value to customers operations.
Assist in preparing new product proposals and conceptual designs that clearly define new equipment configuration, intended application, prototype tests programs, cost and sales targets.
Assist the marketing group with creation, maintenance and organization of sales tools and market research.
Identify current and future customer requirements by establishing personal rapport with potential and actual customers and other persons in a position to understand requirements.
Contribute to product managements effectiveness by identifying short term and long range issues that must be addressed; recommend options and courses of action; implement directives
Participate in and lead focus groups as required
Maintain open and effective communications with management, sales & marketing, engineering, service, manufacturing departments, vendors, and customers.
Research competitive information and maintain database
Conduct production and application tests to gather empirical data
Attend and/or present at trade shows and other product demonstrations
Assist with post sale follow-up.
Assist in the development of training information, programs, and sales tools to transfer equipment and applications knowledge to JCI staff and other appropriate management within KPI-JCI & Astec Mobile Screens group, dealer personnel and customers.
Assist in gathering information to communicate with engineering, production, and service in areas of improved equipment design and cost reduction based on customer needs, equipment performance and competitive features.
Other office duties as necessary
MINIMUM JOB REQUIREMENTS:
Minimum two-year degree in Mechanical Design/Drafting, or Engineering Technology.
AutoCAD/Inventor (or comparable software) knowledge and experience with 3D design software required. Must be experienced in Microsoft Office software.
Ability to read, analyze, interpret scientific/technical journals, financial reports and legal documents.
Must have strong communication skills and ability to interact with both internal and external customers in a professional manner.
Must have the ability to make presentations to small and large groups.
Required to visit construction, quarry and industrial sites with exposure to dust, noise and weather elements; must be physically able to climb ladders and stairways to access equipment.
Willing to travel worldwide by air and auto as required (+- 12 weeks per year), have valid driver license, be able to obtain a passport and must have the financial means to travel when required.
Electrical Drafter – Power | Oil & Gas
Our junior-level Engineering Technicians (Drafters) are tasked with preparing drawings for a range of Power and/or Oil & Gas projects. Utilizing a variety of design tools, client standards, and document control processes and procedures, this position provides a tremendous career development opportunity within Black & Veatch. Principal Duties and Responsibilities •Prepare electrical drawings for a variety of Power and/or Oil & Gas facilities.
Assist in drafting detailed drawings for building layout and design development. Drawings will include raceway composites, cable tray layouts, lighting and communications, site grounding, duct bank sections and hazardous area location. Basic knowledge of Bentley Design Tools such as MicroStation, Bentley Raceway & Cable Management, ProjectWise and Navigator.
AutoCAD knowledge a plus but not required.
Use 3D software listed above to assist in modeling electrical design components, managing styles and template development.
Demonstrate knowledge of CAD standards and best practices.
Learn and successfully apply company, client, and project drafting standards and procedures.
Provide a range of drawing production work including problem analysis, layout, detailing, drafting, and calculations.
Demonstrate knowledge of the electrical discipline or assigned specialty group within the discipline.
Coordinate drafting activities with other designers, drafters, and design disciplines.
Successfully communicate and correspond with internal design resources and external clients and personnel.
Execute project design changes and drawing revisions.
Maintain CAD proficiency and work toward mastering current CAD systems.
May perform field inspections
Other duties as assigned. Minimum Qualifications All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations. Preferred Job Qualifications •Associate Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology preferred.
Minimum of 1 year related work experience.
Prior experience with Bentley design tools preferred
Preferred Non-Technical Competencies:
Good communication skills
Strong drive for results
Team-focused mentality EEO Statement Equal Opportunity Employer - Minority/Disabled/Veterans/Females Locations KS-Overland Park Recruiter (John)Aaron Hetherington
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Date: Aug 11, 2018
Location:Houston, TX, US
Company: Dover Corporation
Bearings & Compression provides performance-critical components and services for rotating and reciprocating machinery through five renowned brands: Bearings Plus, Cook Compression, Inpro/Seal, Waukesha Bearings and Waukesha Magnetic Bearings. Our highly engineered solutions provide reliability and efficiency in some of the most critical and demanding applications in the oil & gas, power generation, marine, industrial, chemical and general processing markets.
We are global leaders in engineered hydrodynamic bearings and brush seals; active magnetic bearing systems; bearing repairs and upgrades; bearing isolators and shaft seals; and reciprocating compressor valves, sealing components, and services. With a culture committed to safety, quality and continuous improvement, we strive for excellence in everything we do. Facilities in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, supported by a network of technical sales representatives, enable us to take a globally interconnected approach to serving our customers.
The CAD Drafter operates Computer Aided Design (CAD) computer system, including creating, updating and modifying designs, and performs manual drafting. Drafter prepares the final copy of the blueprints by incorporating all the details in rough sketch prepared by architect in to computerized drawing. CAD Drafter is responsible for ensuring manufacturing staff can read and properly interpret all drawings.
Produce approval drawings or drawings for quotation.
Validate with engineering component details for final manufacturing purposes.
Check drawings and load relevant customer cross reference data in company business (Syteline) and engineering databases.
Learn all product lines and become proficiently cross-trained in drawing products from all factories.
Take in new product development activities by contributing ideas and design creativity.
Prototype tooling and contribute to special projects within the facility.
Assist with shop related activities as required.
Be effective with 3-D CAD software.
Proficient in handling measuring instruments such as calipers and micrometers.
Have knowledge of common drawing practices such as tolerance and dimensioning.
Understand and have skill in operating Windows and be proficient with office programs such as Excel, Word, Access and PowerPoint.
Manage conflicting priorities and coordinate emergency work seamlessly.
Must have strong communication skills and a professional demeanor to work with all contacts.
Knowledge of reciprocating compressor operations and components a plus but not necessary
Education and Experience:
- Associate's degree in drafting, mechanical design or similar from an accredited institution.
- Walks, stands, reaches, and bends frequently. Periodic lifting of moderate to heavy items may be required. Possesses good hand/eye coordination.
- Minimal exposure to severe accidents. Normal operations require eye protection. Additional safety equipment may be required.
- Illness or injury from materials present in normal working environment is unlikely.
- Exposure to normal machine shop environment with periodic noise. Limited disagreeable factors present.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.
Electrical Designer/ Drafter
Job Summary: Responsible for various designing and drafting tasks for industrial low voltage power and control systems. This individual will be responsible for electrical design and drafting, electrical schematics, bill of materials, and reviewing of electrical drawing packages.
Work with the design team to assist with the design and development of various Inspection equipment.
Design and draft industrial electrical schematics and assemblies, wiring diagrams, cable lists, cable management systems, isometric drawings, and bill of materials in detail.
Prepare conduit/ cable schedules and riser diagrams for electrical installation.
Update electrical drawing packages to match current manufactured or installed electrical assembly and wiring including I/O points.
Assemble and draft electrical drawing packages of prototype assemblies that will become production models.
Perform drawing checks to confirm accuracy and acceptability guided by drafting standards/ specifications.
Measure factors that affect installation and arrangement of equipment.
Coordinate with other departments to accomplish a design that will not conflict with others or affect delivery.
Work with vendors to receive technical information and integrate components within the system design.
Associates Degree in Engineering Technology or Technical Degree
2-5 years of electrical design and drafting in the industry.
Experience in drafting low voltage power distribution and PLC control system design.
Proficient with AutoCAD, AutoCAD Electrical, Solid Works, Inventor, EPLAN, or Siemens NX.
Strong MS Office with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and Outlook required.
Self-motivated to perform and solve problems independently and able to work with engineers and other members from different departments to complete projects.
Possess excellent written and oral communication skills.
Desired Qualifications (Not Required):
Knowledgeable of various electrical standards including, but not limited to the following: NEC, NFPA, NFPA70E, UL, ANSI, CSA, IEC, EN.
Experience in the following electrical and control designs: variable frequency and servo drives, pipe handling equipment, NDT and ancillary equipment, and mobile generators.
Experience in creating flowcharts and project timelines using MS Office products
Productionand maintenance of working and presentation drawings using CAD coordination ofengineering and architectural disciplines on a project basis. Assist with theplan check process, coordination of outside consultants, and special projectsas assigned.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
PerformCAD drafting to produce plot plans, model complex layouts, brochure minis and constructionoffice designs
Assistwith coordination between Architect, Landscape Architect, Structural Engineerand Civil Engineer for the timely design and processing of plans through designreview approval
Responsiblefor coordinating with outside consultants in obtaining peer review comments,foundation review comments, community noise analysis (sound study),etc
Responsiblefor various submittals and tracking/monitoring of progress with localjurisdiction
Estimatetake off projects
Reviewcivil and architectural construction documents
Coordinatelot fit analysis process
Performall other duties as assigned
EDUCATION AND ADDITIONALREQUIREMENTS:
Four(4) - six (6) years AutoCAD R14/2004 experience in the Civil and Architecturaldiscipline
Two(2) years in home-building related experience
Associate'sor Bachelor's degree or higher in Architecture or Drafting/Design
Intermediateto advanced computer skills –Microsoft Word and Excel
Mustbe able to perform accurate, consistent and detail oriented work
Maintainregular attendance and punctuality relative to daily work schedule is required
Followdirections from a supervisor
Interactwell with co-workers
Understandand follow work rules and procedures
This isa sedentary office position which requires the ability to occasionally bend,stoop, reach, lift, move and carry office materials and supplies weighing 25pounds or less. Finger dexterity isrequired to operate a computer keyboard and calculator. May operate a motor vehicle.
Drafter - Fire/Life Safety Systems - Baltimore, MD
Division: Building Technologies
Business Unit: Region Americas
Requisition Number: 225663
Primary Location: United States-Maryland-Baltimore
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: No
Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationality for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in nine Divisions: Power and Gas, Wind Power and Renewables, Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives, Healthineers and Financial Services.
The Siemens Building Technologies Division is the world market leader for safe, energy efficient and environmentally friendly buildings and infrastructure. As a technology partner, consultant, service provider, system integrator and product supplier, Building Technologies offers fire protection, security, building automation, heating, ventilation and air conditioning (HVAC) and energy management products and services.
For more information, please visit: http://www.siemens.com/businesses/us/en/building-technologies.htm
Produces system installation drawings including floor plans, riser diagrams, system diagrams and layouts using manual drawing techniques and PC based CAD system (AUTOCAD).
Assembles operation and maintenance manuals and systems documentation for system owners.
Prepares system drawings per specifications and plans supplied including point to point wiring diagrams, riser diagrams and floor plans, for systems sold by the branch.
Prepares voltage drop calculations, load calculations, battery calculations under the direction of the branch engineering staff, for inclusion on system drawings or documentation.
Assists project management, engineering staff and the service department with technical projects. Performs other related document and drawing tasks as assigned.
Maintains the required material and supplies required to complete the documentation in the branch, including preparing purchase requisitions for submission to the Eng Team Leader .
Maintain the supply of technical and sales literature required to support the system documentation prepared in the branch including submittals and sales proposals.
Attends and successfully complete training classes and seminars offered by the company and other agencies. Performs administrative tasks as needed to support the Field Branch office.
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience
Associates or Technical degree in Drafting or CAD.
2+ years Drafting/ CAD experience
Understanding in the operation of the latest version of AUTOCAD and AUTOCAD LSP.
Ability to operate the CAD system and use all feature such as layering techniques, file conversion, and dimensioning Proficient with IBM compatible personal computer and knowledge of DOS and Windows operating systems.
Familiar with the operation of word processing and spreadsheet programs
Able to work with blueprints: architectural, electrical, mechanical, structural and site plans.
Understanding of the standard design symbols common to the fire alarm industry
Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States.
Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.
What you will do
Provides drafting and design supportfor engineering departments by assuming full drafting responsibility forassigned projects from concept to customer, subject to supervisory review withlatitude for independent action to resolve most problems with marketing,manufacturing and vendors.
How you will do it
Prepare 3D CAD models, assemblies anddrawings. These tasks are to be completed at a rapid pace, with few errors anda high degree of thoroughness.
Prepares bills of material and inputsinformation into the Engineering Change system.
Support internal customer by addressingquestions and other support requests.
Assists in training and checking workof other designers as assigned by the supervisor.
Share technical and practical knowledgegained with team members.
Interacts with other team members toaccomplish tasks, achieve common goals, solve problems, resolve conflicts andmeasure achievement.
What we look for
Possess a solid understanding of standard mechanicaltechnical design and drafting principles, theories, concepts, techniques, andprocesses.
Knowledge of sheet metal parts, piping runs, electrical schematics,diagrams etc.
Willingness and ability to learn new 3D design software andworkflows.
Ability to work with minimal direction independently or as amember of a team.
Ability to organize and perform multiple assignments andresponsibilities.
Must be able to meet deadlines while maintain a positiveattitude.
Effective and professional communication skills includingthe ability to effectively communicate with internal customers.
Knowledge of air conditioning and refrigeration principles aplus
Associates/Technical degree and a minimum of 4 years' in adesign/drafting role in 3D CAD environment. Inventor or Pro-E experiencepreferred.
Ability to use a 3D DESIGN software in design, drawing,drafting and BOM tasks.
Working knowledge of MSOffice Suite (Word, Excel,PowerPoint, and Outlook).
Johnson Controls is an equal employmentopportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualifiedindividual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Formore information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require anaccommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/tomorrowneedsyou.
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