01 Sep
Autocad Drafter
Wisconsin, Fitchburg 00000 Fitchburg USA

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Description:We are currently seeking a Designer based out of our Madison, WI office. The position will perform design and drafting support for the Electrical Engineering Department. Candidate will be responsible for the drafting of drawings for substations given by the engineering team.

Will be working with AutoCad on 2D drawings (very minimal to no 3D).

Civil background is necessary as they will be dealing specifically with that portion of the substations.

Responsibilities include: Full or partial responsibility of the physical and/or protection and control design for substation projects.

Primary responsibility is to prepare/revise a large variety of electrical documents from client sketches, specifications, marked prints or oral/written descriptions.

Responsible for meeting project schedules and budgets. Will meet with clients as necessary.

Assists project team in solving design problems.

Creates physical substation drawings from design specifications & vendor drawings.

Develops wiring diagrams based upon design of other Designers and/or Engineers.

Participates in research for material and product selection.

Performs site visits with Substation Engineer as required.

Maintains clean and orderly computer files and directories using established policies and procedures. Supports and troubleshoots engineering software applications.

Establishes methods for improving productivity by optimizing the use of computer software. Performs software loading, upgrades and customization as needed.

Assists when required with field work to check information relevant to project drawings.

Performs quality and accuracy checks of work of other employees.

Efficient use of software, materials and equipment is required, resulting in minimal operational cost. All work time, unless otherwise directed, will be spent performing work that is billable.

Mentors CAD Technicians and those Designers with less experience.

Skills:Electrical, Autocad, Microstation, Design, Wiring Diagram, Protection & Control, Protection & Relays, SubstationTop Skills Details:electrical, Autocad, MicrostationAdditional Skills & Qualifications:Basic knowledge of AutoCAD and/or MicroStation.Working knowledge of applicable codes (including but not limited to IEEE, NEC, NESC)Desire to work in utility design (substations)Positive attitude, willingness to learn, team player Associates Degree in Mechanical/civil/structural drafting or other applicable degreeCivil, architectural, MEP, construction drafting or design experiencePLS-CAD ExperienceExperience with substation draftingAble to review a 1-line / 3-line schematic and produce a wiring diagram from that ideallyExperience Level:Entry LevelAbout Actalent: Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.

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