Drafter, Orange, California, United States

Company Name
Job Description
Primary purpose:
Responsible for the preparation or modification of detailed, technical, scale drawings of single units or parts for construction, modifications, replacements and repairs of stations, terminals, tank farms and pipelines using computer aided design and drafting (CADD) methods and hand produced modifications of existing drawings.
Position job title will be assigned, depending on the qualifications, skill sets and experience of the successful candidate.

Essential duties and responsibilities:
Prepares detailed, technical, scale drawings for projects based on engineering specifications, blueprints, sketches, photos, videos and other available input, including oral explanation, using computer-aided design and drafting (CADD) methods
Modifies existing drawings by hand drafting when time does not permit replacement by CADD drawings.
Provide drawings, as needed, to engineers, project managers, field personnel, and other departments within the company as necessary and appropriate.
Closely coordinates work with engineers and project managers through oral and written communications.
Consistently maintains and demonstrates a high regard for personal safety, for the safety of company assets, employees, and the general public.
Minimum requirements:
Education:
High School Diploma and computer aided design and drafting applications (CADD) certificate/knowledge or equivalent work experience.

Experience / Specific Knowledge:
2 year technical degree, or equivalent work experience, in CADD applications and 1 to 2 years relevant work experience using CADD applications in relevant industry

Certification, licenses, registrations:
A satisfactory driving record as determined by the Company and a current, valid State driver's license are required.
If the employee is subject to license or certification requirements or training as stipulated by local, state or federal agencies or the Company, now or in the future, compliance is required under this job description.

Competencies, skills, and abilities:
Proficiency with computer applications, including Microsoft Excel, Word, Project, and Outlook.
Well-balanced interpersonal skills and strong verbal and written communications skills
Must be accountable and take direction from Managers; keep required work schedules, which include regular and predictable job attendance; focus attention on details; follow work rules.
Organizational skills and the ability to prioritize tasks are essential.
Must be a problem solver with the ability to find resolutions.
Must be self-motivated and capable of working with minimal supervision and/or direction.
Must be flexible and able to work effectively in a team environment and consistently maintain a professional and respectful demeanor/attitude with co-workers, clients, vendors, and regulatory agencies.
Demonstrated ability to apply CADD applications
Demonstrated ability to produce hand drafting / drawings to modify existing drawings when time or resources make CADD applications impossible or impractical
Demonstrated ability to use oral instructions, sketches, photos, videos and other input, visualize instructions and produce detailed technical scale drawings and plans
Demonstrated attention to details
Ability to apply math skills necessary to perform the job

Physical demands:
Ability to manipulate computer and other drafting equipment and tools to produce drawings
Must be able to bend, stoop and lift up to 30-40 lbs., in order to retrieve, move and file associated drawings

Working Conditions:
May be required to work alone (unsupervised)
Extended periods of sitting may be required for administrative activities
All of the work will be conducted from an office environment

Supervisory responsibility:
None

Preferred education, experience, certifications, competencies, skills, and abilities:
Above the minimum requirement; not required but advantageous in this position:
Knowledge of pipeline operations
Formal training in piping drafting

The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed. This position may perform other duties as assigned.
Job Code
12754
Employment Type
Full-Time
Job Location
Orange, California, United States
Required Trades
AutoCad Drafter
Required Certifications
N/A
Job Posted Date
2015-12-11
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