Drafter I - III

Date: Jan 9, 2019

Location: New Orleans, LA, US

Company: Entergy

Position will be filled as Drafter I - III depending on experience of applicant.


Job Summary/Purpose


Perform various drafting assignments working with AutoCAD version 2006 and above, Raster Design, Land Development Civil/Survey applications. Create and maintain Substation/System Protection  (relaying) and Transmission Line project drawings, Substation Switching one-lines, Entergy System Maps in accordance to Transmission drafting and Document Management standards. Responsible for maintaining drawing database utilizing the Meridian Document Management toolkit.


Job Duties/Responsibilities


  • Drafting of Engineering drawings for Substation, Relay and Transmission Line engineering design projects.
  • Oversight and enforcement of Drafting Standards of work performed by Designers, consultants, etc.
  • Maintenance and distribution of onelines and maps.
  • Drawing/document database management.
  • Support AutoCAD suite of products (Raster Design, Land Desktop, Civil 3D).
  • Support computer hardware and plot/scan equipment.  Manage FOC requests & issue asset & station numbers for Substation assets


    Minimum Requirements


    Minimum education required of the position:

    High school diploma or equivalent or related work experience.  Prefer 2 year technical degree or certification in Computer Aided Drafting


    Minimum experience required of the position:


    Previous drafting experience (board and computer). Proficient AutoCAD skills while applying basic drafting techniques and concepts.

    Drafter I (2-4 years experience or 2 yr. technical certification with 1 year working experience);

    Drafter II (4-6 years experience or 2 yr. technical certification with 2 years working experience);

    Drafter III (6-8 years experience or 2 yr. technical certification with 4 years working experience);



    Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

    Possesses good verbal and written communication skills. Has the ability to work with other personnel, departments, and organizations as part of a team. Computer proficiency; experience using technology.


    Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

    Must be EEI TECH test recommended.


Primary Location: Louisiana-New Orleans
Job Function: Skilled / Craft
FLSA Status: Nonexempt
Relocation Option: No Relocation Offered
Union description/code: NON BARGAINING UNIT-NBU
Number of Openings: 1
Req ID: 83749
Travel Percentage:Up to 25%


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Nearest Major Market: New Orleans

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