Black & Veatch Civil Drafter - Power | Oil & Gas in Overland Park, Kansas

Civil Drafter - Power | Oil & Gas

KS-Overland Park


Date published:15-Jun-2018

Opportunity:Experienced Hire

Business Line:Power

Business Plan:ENT


Primary Purpose:

Our junior-level Engineering Technicians (Drafters) are tasked with preparing drawings for a range of Power and/or Oil & Gas projects. Utilizing a variety of design tools, client standards, and document control processes and procedures, this position provides a tremendous career development opportunity within Black & Veatch.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:

• Prepare Civil/Structural drawings for a variety of Power and/or Oil & Gas facilities.

• Assist in drafting detailed drawings for building layout, site development or underground utilities. Drawings will include site arrangements, grading and drainage, underground utilities, architectural arrangements, foundations, steel detailing, floors and ductwork.

• Basic knowledge of Bentley Design Tools such as MicroStation, ProjectWise, Navigator, AECOsim Building Designer, InRoads and OpenPlant Modeler.

• AutoCAD knowledge a plus but not required.

• Use 3D software listed above to assist in modeling Civil/Structural design components, managing styles and template development.

• Demonstrate knowledge of CAD standards and best practices.

• Learn and successfully apply company, client, and project drafting standards and procedures.

• Provide a range of drawing production work including problem analysis, layout, detailing, drafting, and calculations.

• Demonstrate knowledge of the Civil/Structural discipline or assigned specialty group within the discipline.

• Coordinate drafting activities with other designers, drafters, and design disciplines.

• Successfully communicate and correspond with internal design resources and external clients and personnel.

• Execute project design changes and drawing revisions.

• Maintain CAD proficiency and work toward mastering current CAD systems.

• May perform field inspections

• Other duties as assigned.

Minimum Qualifications:

All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:

• Associate Degree in Drafting or an Engineering Design Related Technology preferred.

• Minimum of 1 year related work experience.

• Prior experience with Bentley design tools preferred

Preferred Non-Technical Competencies:

• Good communication skills

• Strong drive for results

• Team-focused mentality

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