Sr. CADD Design Drafter

Skokie, IL
Job Requisition: 6992

Sr CADD Design Drafter – Direct Hire

Skokie, IL

Job Requisition:  6992

Description for Sr CADD Design Drafter

The position is an individual contributor with the potential responsibility of leading communication with 2-3 outsourced companies.The CADD designer / Drafter is responsible for quality of CADD output from Client. This includes internally generated documents and coordination of documents generated by third parties. Documents include mechanical drawings (vessel shell and internal drawings), Process Flow Diagrams (PFDs), Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs), Piping Layout, General Arrangement, and equipment layout drawings (GA), and AutoCAD administration.  This position is responsible for inter-discipline coordination on assigned projects.  The position would also monitor and improve quality control of deliverables. 

Responsibilities for Sr CADD Design Drafter

  1. Preparation of Process Flow Diagrams (PFDs) and/or coordination of PFDs generation by 3rd party drafting companies
  2. Preparation of Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams (P&IDs) and/or coordination of P&IDs generation by 3rd party drafting companies
  3. Preparation of vessel mechanical drawings and/or coordination of mechanical drawings generated by 3rd party drafting companies 
  4. Preparation of General Arrangement (GA) and Equipment layout drawings and/or coordination of GAs generated by 3rd party drafting companies
  5. Work from rough sketches, schematics, verbal, and written instructions to create simple to complex engineering drawings
  6. Coordinate and consolidate drawing comments by stakeholders within and outside of the Client
  7. Reviews engineering drawing and designs to ensure adherence to established drafting specifications and standards
  8. Facilitation of P&IDs review meetings
  9. Facilitation of PFDs review meetings 
  10. Facilitation of mechanical drawings review meetings
  11. Facilitation of 3D Model review meetings
  12. Support customer design reviews
  13. Document control of project drawings and AutoCAD native files
  14. Work with Engineers and Designers to create new and update existing AutoCAD process drawings (PFD – Process Flow Diagrams, P&ID – Piping and Instrumentation Diagrams, GA – General Arrangement Drawings) and mechanical drawings
  15. Maintain high level of work quality and accuracy under occasionally tight deadlines
  16. Flexibility and willingness to adapt to changing priorities
  17. Coordination of drafting activities with 3rd party’s companies
  18. Develop drafting infrastructure to handle high number of drafting requests quickly and timely

Requirements for Sr CADD Design Drafter:

  • 8-10 years of technical experience
  • Associates or Bachelor’s degree in related field
  • Proficiency in AutoCAD Plant 3D
  • Proficiency with smart P&IDs
  • Proficient with Navisworks Manage, Simulate and Freedom
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Strong interpersonal skills, self-motivated with the ability to take initiative, work independently and in a team environment
  • Able to demonstrate effective coordination, planning and organizational skills.
  • Skilled in Microsoft Office suite
  • Self-starter and perform work with limited supervision

Education: Associates or BS in chemical engineering, mechanical engineering, or comparable engineering discipline  

**Legal authorization to work in the U.S. is required. Will not sponsor individuals for employment visas, now or in the future, for this job opening.




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