Under general supervision, performs routine to moderately difficult assignments which require the application of fundamental drafting techniques in accordance with established standards and procedures. Detailed instructions are provided by immediate supervisor for new assignments.
High school graduate with vo-tech training in basic drafting technology (or equivalent working knowledge/experience), or a 2-year degree in drafting/design technology
QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
Normally requires high school graduate with vo-tech training in basic drafting technology and typically 1 year related experience (or equivalent knowledge/experience). This is also the entry-level classification for an individual with a 2-year degree in drafting/design technology. Incumbent must demonstrate a working knowledge of utilizing CADD equipment for a variety of standard applications.
TYPICAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Prepares routine to moderately-difficult engineering and construction drawings (comprised of basic arrangements, layouts, assemblies, isometrics, etc.) from rough sketches or from general engineering and design information, utilizing manual or computer-assisted drafting/design techniques.
Performs basic discipline design tasks as directed by immediate supervisor.
Performs related engineering support tasks which are not completely standardized or prescribed.
References information from vendor prints, catalogs, technical manuals, etc., and interfaces with engineers as required.
Supports field assignments as required.
Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals. Ability to write routine reports and correspondence. Ability to speak effectively before clients or employees of the organization.
Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as discounts, interest, commissions, proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume. Ability to apply concepts of basic algebra and geometry.
Occasionally may conduct or participate in a field trip to an operating plant or construction site. This requires normal hearing, the ability to stand, walk, reach, climb and balance, clear close and distance vision, depth perception and the ability to focus. Lifting up to 25 pounds may be required.
Normal work environment will be a business office with moderate noise. Occasionally may visit or be temporarily assigned to work in an operating plant or at a construction site. This may require exposure to outdoor weather conditions, loud noise, work near moving mechanical parts, electrical energy, construction equipment, vibration, fumes, chemicals and airborne particles.
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