Sargent & Lundy

  • Entry-Level Drafter

    City
    Chicago
    State
    IL
    Country
    United States
    Area of Interest
    Design and Drafting
    Type
    Full Time - Regular
    Job ID
    2018-1955
  • Overview

    Sargent & Lundy has provided comprehensive consulting, engineering, design, and analysis for electric power generation and power delivery projects worldwide.  With a highly experienced staff solely dedicated to the energy business, we have the ability and know-how to take on the smallest tasks as well as the largest projects.

    Responsibilities

    This position does not offer relocation.

    • This entry-level position will offer you the opportunity to utilize and expand your drafting skills, while working in a multi-disciplined team environment with other designers and/or engineers in the preparation of design drawings based on design input. 
    • You will have the opportunity to apply your computer-aided drafting skills, while receiving hands-on training in 3D design software environments, such as AutoCAD 3D and/or MicroStation. Additionally, you will receive training in Sargent & Lundy’s award-winning, industry-recognized proprietary design databases.
    • You will be involved in creating master sketches to scale showing relation of proposed installations to existing facilities and exact specifications and dimensions.
    • You may accompany and assist experienced designers on walkdowns at client facilities to gather information for your design project. 
    • While interfacing with vendors and construction contractors, you may be given the opportunity to explain your drawings so appropriate design adjustments can be made.

    Qualifications

    Essential skills and experience:

    • An Associate’s Degree in Computer-Aided Design (CAD)
    • Basic knowledge of standard computer drafting tools (i.e. AutoCAD or MicroStation)
    • Ability to visualize parts in 3D without the aid of the computer
    • Ability to multi-task from project to project


    Valued but not required skills and experience:

    • Experience using AutoCad and Microstation software
    • Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principles involved in production of technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and models
    • Knowledge of the practical application of engineering science and technology, including the ability to relate various equipment to a technical design

     

     

    Sargent & Lundy is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any protected status as defined by law.

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