• location: Houston, TX
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $16 - $22 per hour
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Contract position: Engineering client is looking for an Entry Level Drafter for a 6+ month contract assignment (that could go direct for the right person) in Houston, TX. You need 0-5 years of drafting experience in any discipline, but ideally electrical or structural. You need to be local or within a commutable distance to Houston.

Responsibilities for the Drafter
  • Provide electrical & structural drafting support for high voltage, electrical substation projects
  • Revise existing drawings and preparing new drawings of basic electrical components & structures related to substation designs
  • Prepares non-routine drawings with complex features using information from rough sketches, detailed engineering notes or brief verbal guidance
Requirements for the Drafter

  • 0-5 years of experience as a Drafter, ideally electrical or structural
  • You must be proficient with AutoCAD 2014 design software
  • Any experience with MicroStation V8i is considered a big PLUS
  • Specific drafting experience supporting electrical substation design projects is a PLUS
  • You need either a High school diploma and course work in drafting technology or a specialized CAD certification or an Associate's degree in computer aided drafting and design

  • PTO Program
  • 401K
  • Contractor Benefits Available
Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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