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Designer Drafter
Ref No.: 18-00111
Location: Ft Lauderdale, Florida
Position Type:Contract
Start Date: 01/04/2018
The Designer Drafter is responsible for creating design drawings from engineering principles and concepts while adhering to Client. standards, schedules and other controlling factors.

Job Responsibilities:
  • Under general supervision, develops cost-effective piping, pipe support, structural, mechanical, and electrical designs for projects initiated by ES Engineering staff. 20%
  • Assist to develop working drawings and construction packages using such tools as mechanical drawing and CADD as necessary.
  • Complete work packages may include new drawings, calculations, revised drawings, engineering sketches, bills of material, vendor drawings, purchase requisitions, etc.
  • Obtain " "as-built " " information forms the field to incorporate into the final file drawings. 30%
  • Utilize AutoCAD and other advanced CADD tools in the performance of design work. 10%
  • Use whatever means are available to obtain information to complete designs including field measurements, existing drawings, vendor information, engineer interviews, standards, etc., to complete the designs efficiently. 10%
  • Under general supervision, provide drawing interpretation during the installation and construction phase of the project. 10%
  • Continually improve design expertise through training in new areas of expertise, learning new CADD techniques and software, and on the job experience working hand in hand with engineers. 10%
  • Perform other tasks as directed by supervisor or management. 10%

  • H. S. Diploma or equivalent, and formal drafting courses.
  • The equivalent of a (2) year degree in drafting technology preferred.
  • Related Experience
  • A minimum of 3 years related work experience required.
  • College degree may be considered in lieu of equivalent experience of 3 years with a 2 year degree in drafting technology.

  • This position is directly responsible to the Manager Support Services, for the completion of all assignments and for performing all the functions previously listed.
  • Has frequent contact with peers and manager for the exchange of information on assigned projects.
  • May have contact with A/E's and consulting engineering firms, and vendors.
  • May get work requests from outside the department with Client.

  • Direct Supervision:
  • No direct supervision of Client employees.