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Staff Electrical Designer
Ref No.: 17-14754
Location: Akron, Ohio
Staff Electrical Designer (542314)
Akron, OH
12+ months contract

Primary Duties & Responsibilities
Apply client standards to design and drafting activities.
Perform drafting assignments by applying standardized drawing techniques from sketches, verbal instructions and notes under the direction of an engineer.
Create sketches, layouts, plans and drawings for substation physical equipment.
Work with vector and raster drawing files in AutoCAD and Microstation.
Develop & modify control schematics, wiring diagrams and equipment connection diagrams.
Develop, modify and review drawings according to client and/or company drafting standards.
Maintain current knowledge of design and drafting procedures.
Review all work for completeness and accuracy prior to submitting for engineering review.
Provide an accurate accounting of time spent on projects.
Perform design assignments by applying learned industry standard design techniques in the creation of electrical and structural drawings.

The duties described above are the general nature and level of work to be performed, but is not intended to be a complete comprehensive list of all the duties, activities, and responsibilities required for the position. Supervisors or managers may ask job incumbents to perform other duties as needed and/or required.

Associate's or Bachelor's degree in drafting technology or related field. Minimum eight years of related progress detailing and design experience. Strong analytical and problem solving skills. Excellent written & verbal communication skills. Previous related consulting experience preferred. Maintain CAD proficiency and master current CAD systems. Demonstrates proficiency and working knowledge of the latest versions of AutoCAD and/or MicroStation. Effectively use multiple application packages where necessary including advanced level commands. Shows understanding of advanced applications development and use. Field experience is desirable.