Transmission CADD Designer

Boise, ID

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Drafting and design support to multiple design teams involved with the conceptual, preliminary and final design of substation and transmission line projects.
  • Preparing complete drawings of structures, layouts, facilities or general arrangements including section and detail views and profiles in a manner to provide clear and concise representation of facilities.
  • Preparing electrical, civil and physical drawings for substation and transmission line projects.
  • Limited exercise of judgment in preparation of project drawings through preliminary selection of alternatives, layouts and arrangements.
  • Demonstrating personal development of technical knowledge through interface with the engineering departments in the execution and review of project assignments.
  • Acquiring and maintaining advanced skill levels through the progression of software releases and upgrades.
  • Becoming experienced and effective at the preparation of three-dimensional computer-generated drawings.
  • Assisting in the training and advancement of skills for other, less -experienced drafting department personnel.

Minimum Requirements: 3+ years’ experience with preparation of plan & profile sheets, staking sheets, transmission structure framing drawings including wood, steel, concrete, and lattice steel, and Bills of Material required.  Must be skilled in the operation of AutoCAD and capable of working from sketches and models from verbal directions.  The successful candidate must have a demonstrated ability to use a variety of add-on or companion software programs in the preparation of civil and surveying drawings as needed to efficiently handle data translation as well as increase productivity.  Occasional travel/driving may be required.  Successful applicant is subject to ECI’s auto insurance carrier requirements.  Successful applicant must not require immigration sponsorship now or in the future.

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    Salary commensurate with experience and education.  Benefits include the following:

    • Medical, dental and vision insurance
    • Flexible spending account
    • Health savings account
    • Life insurance
    • Disability insurance
    • 401(k), profit sharing and employee stock ownership plan
    • Paid vacation, personal days and holidays
    • Continued professional education reimbursement

    ECI employs over 700 engineers, designers, project managers, surveyors, right-of-way agents, environmental planners, construction professionals and support staff in 30+ engineering offices across the U.S.  ECI has over 35 years of experience in the planning, engineering and construction of a wide range of power delivery projects including substations, transmission lines, energy storage facilities, distribution systems, communication systems and industrial electrical facilities.

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    An Equal Opportunity Employer