AECOM Designer/Drafter in Springfield, Virginia

United States of America - Virginia, Springfield

Job Summary

AECOM has an opportunity for a Designer/Drafter supporting our program in Springfield, VA. The selected candidate will prepare preliminary design concepts and/or design drawings often of a complex nature for mechanical, electrical, physical and site applications for engineering staff and customers. Will prepare CAD drawings and illustrations in accordance with customer format requirements and drawing standards. Will check all drawings generated in department for accuracy.

Essential Responsibilities:

  • Prepare plans and detail drawings working from sketches or Engineer's notes.

  • Select proper size drawing formats, drawing scales, and correct views and sections.

  • Research files and catalogs for information required for job.

  • Consult with engineering/originator for approval of basic concepts.

  • Draft working drawings and wiring diagrams of electronic and electrical equipment for the erection, installation and repair of electrical equipment and wiring.

  • Draw plans for installation of plumbing equipment.

  • Draw plans for structural construction; steel, wood, masonry, and land layout.

  • Check all drawings to assure incorporation of drafting manual standards and procedures, electrical and ISO and COE V6 standards, and other national standards as required; submit drawings for checking.

  • Route drawings for appropriate review and incorporate changes and revisions.

  • Obtain proper signature on drawing and release, and record drawings.

  • Perform normal maintenance of computer equipment, and provide systems retrieval functions.

  • Visit job sites and make preliminary layouts to check critical design problems, as necessary.

  • Performs unusually difficult assignments requiring considerable initiative, resourcefulness, and drafting expertise.

  • Exercises independent judgment in selecting and interpreting data based on knowledge of the design intent.

  • Knowledge of facilities maintenance required.

  • Perform all other position related duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Requirements

  • Must be a US Citizen.

  • Must be able to obtain and maintain a TS/SCI security clearance.

  • Must possess vocational/technical training beyond high school.

  • Seven or more years of job-related experience is required.

  • Thorough knowledge of drafting technology and operation of CAD software/equipment, equivalent to Associates degree.

Preferred Qualifications

  • Active, fully adjudicated TS/SCI w/poly is preferred.

  • Development of 3-D and solid CAD/CAE models to assist in the development of equipment arrangement drawings is preferred.

  • The ability to instruct Drafters as necessary to provide clear, concise and accurate drawings is desirable.

  • Knowledge of civil a plus, but not necessary.

What We Offer

AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow.

AECOM is an equal opportunity employer and Minorities, Females, Veterans, and Disabled persons are encouraged to apply. For further information, please click here to view the EEO Is The Law poster.

Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD

Business Line Government

Business Group Management Services Group (MS)

Country United States of America

Position Status Full-Time

Requisition/Vacancy No. 194523BR

Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.