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Design Draftsman

  • Location: Cayce, Lexington County, South Carolina
  • Salary: 20-26 per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: Engineering
  • Start Date: 2022-05-23
  • Job Ref: 22-08983
Preferred Max Supplier Bill Rate: ***

Local Candidates Only: Candidate must live within a reasonable daily commuting distance to the Dominion Energy South Carolina Transmission Operation Center in Cayce, SC.

No remote working. If not fully vaccinated for Covid, then need to ware a mask while working in the office and provide social distancing. Covid protocol about vaccinations and social distancing is subject to change based on latest CDC and Dominion Energy Guidelines.

Work Hours: Work 40 hours per week at 8 hours per day. Candidate to coordinate daily working hours with the Drafting Supervisor.

Top Must Have Skills:
1. Must have a certificate in AutoCAD.
2. Must have an Associate degree in a technical field with an emphasis on computer aided design applications such as AutoCAD
3. AutoCAD drafting experience is required

Top Nice to Have Skills:
1. Experience with AutoCAD 2020
2. The ability to produce drawings from designer notes and sketches.
3. Electrical Technician background.

IDEAL CANDIDATE BACKGROUND:
Electrical Technician background with an Electric Utility.


Soft Skills Needed:
1. The contractor will have demonstrated proficiency with a computer and associated drafting software, such as Windows and AutoCAD, as well as the use of electronic drafting tools.
2. The contractor must also be able to collaborate with varied disciplines both internally and externally as well as operate within the company's team environment. This requires working closely with designers and other draftspersons to produce engineering drawings.

Education and certifications/licensures required:
1. Must have a certificate in AutoCAD.
2. Must have an Associate degree in a technical field with an emphasis on computer aided design applications such as AutoCAD


Interview Process (Subject to Change)
- Teams Meeting Interview
- 1-hour skills assessment at the Dominion Energy South Carolina Transmission Operation Center in Cayce, SC. Candidates will be tested on the required skills listed in the Top Skills needed and Job Description.


Detailed Job Description: Drafting Technician


The Drafting Group is responsible for producing drawings and data that clearly depict the physical transmission and distribution substation infrastructure, as well as the engineering parameters that support their design. This is a support role that operates under limited supervision. This position will use AutoCAD to develop structural and electrical drawings needed to build electric substations.


RESPONSIBILITIES

Dominion is currently seeking a Contract Drafting Technician for the Substation Engineering Department (Transmission Operations Center – Cayce, SC). The Substation Engineering Department is comprised of engineers, technicians, and drafting personnel engaged in the engineering and design of electric substations

This position produces drawings and data that clearly and accurately depict the physical transmission and distribution substation infrastructure, as well as the engineering parameters that support their design. This position is responsible for providing drafting services that support engineering and design requirements. Drafting services include preparation of detailed system, equipment or component drawings; as-built drawings; electronic drawing and document control; and drawing revisions. This position requires use of manual and electronic drafting tools. Drafting personnel must be proficient with a computer and associated software, such as AUTOCAD, Windows, and electronic drawing management systems such as ADEPT.


QUALIFICATIONS

The contractor will have demonstrated proficiency with a computer and associated drafting software, such as Windows and AutoCAD, as well as the use of electronic drafting tools. The contractor must also be able to collaborate with varied disciplines both internally and externally as well as operate within the company's team environment. This requires working closely with designers and other draftspersons to produce engineering drawings. The ability to produce drawings from designer notes and sketches is required. Qualified candidates must have an Associate degree in a technical field with an emphasis on computer aided design applications such as AutoCAD. Must have a certificate in AutoCAD. Experience with AutoCAD 2020 or above is a plus. AutoCAD drafting experience is required. Candidate must live within a reasonable daily commuting distance to the Dominion Energy South Carolina Transmission Operation Center in Cayce, SC.