Drafter

Job Description

Organization: Smart Infrastructure
Business Unit: Regional Solutions & Services Americas
Requisition Number: 245229
Primary Location: United States-Nevada-Las Vegas
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Entry level
Education Required Level: High School Diploma / (GED)
Travel Required: No

Job Description:

Position Overview

Reporting to the Engineering Supervisor, this position produces system installation drawings including floor plans, riser diagrams, system diagrams and layouts using manual drawing techniques and PC based CAD system (AUTOCAD). Additionally, this position will be responsible for assembling operation and maintenance manuals and systems documentation for system owners.



Responsibilities:

  • Prepares system drawings per specifications and plans supplied including point to point wiring diagrams, riser diagrams and floor plans, for systems sold by the branch.
  • Prepares voltage drop calculations, load calculations, battery calculations under the direction of the branch engineering staff, for inclusion on system drawings or documentation.
  • Assists project management, engineering staff and the service department with technical projects. Performs other related document and drawing tasks as assigned.
  • Maintains the required material and supplies required to complete the documentation in the branch, including preparing purchase requisitions for submission to the Engineering Team Leader.
  • Maintain the supply of technical and sales literature required to support the system documentation prepared in the branch including submittals and sales proposals.
  • Attends and successfully complete training classes and seminars offered by the company and other agencies. Performs administrative tasks as needed to support the Field Branch office.

 

Required Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience

  • High school diploma required
  • 2+ years Drafting / CAD experience
  • Understanding in the operation of the latest version of AUTOCAD and AUTOCAD LSP.
  • Ability to operate the CAD system and use all feature such as layering techniques, file conversion, and dimensioning Proficient with IBM compatible personal computer and knowledge of DOS and Windows operating systems.
  • Familiar with the operation of word processing and spreadsheet programs
  • Able to work with blueprints: architectural, electrical, mechanical, structural and site plans.
  • Understanding of the standard design symbols common to the fire alarm industry
  • Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the Unites States, and will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

 

Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education and Experience

  • Associates degree in Drafting or CAD
  • 5+ years Drafting / CAD experience
  • Experience using BIM, Revit, CAD ADVANCE, BlueBeam
  • Prefer a NICET certification

 

 

Why Siemens?

  • Siemens is a globally diversified engineering powerhouse: an opportunity such as this one can open doors to engineering practices and businesses new to you, preparing you for a great future with potential in so many types of fields—sustainability, energy, medical technologies, to name a few—in almost any location you ever dreamed of exploring.
  • Competitive compensation.
  • Excellent health, dental, and vision plans with many options from which to choose.
  • All employees receive Life Insurance, Short and Long-Term Disability coverage.
  • 401k match dollar for dollar up to 6% of gross salary.
  • Education and tuition reimbursement programs available.
  • Extensive product training and professional career development.

Siemens Smart Infrastructure (SI) is shaping the market for intelligent, adaptive infrastructure for today and the future. It addresses the pressing challenges of urbanization and climate change by connecting energy systems, buildings and industries. SI provides customers with a comprehensive end-to-end portfolio from a single source – with products, systems, solutions and services from the point of power generation all the way to consumption. With an increasingly digitalized ecosystem, it helps customers thrive and communities progress while contributing toward protecting the planet. SI creates environments that care. Siemens Smart Infrastructure has its global headquarters in Zug, Switzerland, and has around 71,000 employees worldwide.

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