Electrical Designer I

Roeslein & Associates - St. Louis, MO3.0

Full-timeEstimated: $58,000 - $73,000 a year
EducationSkills
POSITION SUMMARY:
The Electrical Designer I shall generate design documents with specific input from a Project Engineer or Senior Designer, and will need to work from sketches, marked-up drawings, and/or vendor information provided by Project Engineers and Senior Designers.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Conduct activities in a safe and healthy manner and work in accordance with established safety and company requirements.
Develop and maintain relationships with employees at all locations.
Responsible for learning and following established AutoCAD standardization as provided by Roeslein’s Engineering / Drafting Standards.
Develop the majority of the project documents based on reference material obtained from similar past projects independently.
Complete drawings and other documents in an accurate and timely manner.
Maintain drawing files required for a project through the Drawing Control Index (DCI).
Prepare and assemble bidding and construction documents.

OTHER DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Promote a positive working environment in order to achieve the organization’s goals.
Perform other duties as assigned.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Work is performed in an office and uncontrolled atmosphere. Exposure to harsh conditions—such as: dust, fumes, chemicals, hazardous materials, noise, and varying weather and temperatures—for short periods of time is possible. All employees are required to follow safety standards and wear all personal protective equipment in designated areas.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential function of this job. While performing the duties of this position, the employee will be regularly required to walk, stand, use hands and fingers, grip, handle or feel; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch or crawl; talk and hear; and work in a consistent state of alertness and in a safe manner. Ability to lift and carry 50 lbs. on a regular basis is required.

KNOWLEDGE / SKILL / ABILITY / EDUCATION / EXPERIENCE:
An Associate’s degree in Computer-Aided Drafting, Applied Science, or related technical education is required.
At least two (2) years of experience as a Design Drafter strongly preferred.
Knowledge of basic drafting skills and methods is required.
Advanced knowledge of AutoCAD 2014 or above software and associated file structures, electricity and the various electrical symbols used.
Knowledge of AutoCAD 3-D is preferred, but not required. Must be willing and able to learn this subject matter.
Knowledge of AutoCAD Electrical is preferred, but not required. Must be willing and able to learn this subject matter.
Must have mechanical aptitude to view cable tray and conduit locations for 2-D drawings.
Ability to interpret engineers/designers notes and sketches for incorporation into design documents is necessary.
Develop neat, well-organized drawings meeting established standards.
Excellent communication skills; both oral and written is required.
Computer skills and an in-depth knowledge of Microsoft Windows based programs are required.
Ability to work flexible hours with some weekend and holiday work required.
Requires effective time management skills, personal conduct, and change management abilities.
Ability to effectively interact with co-workers, clients, vendors, and other business contacts.
Must comply with Roeslein & Associate’s core values for the safe and efficient operation of the business and maintain sound relationships among and with employees.

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