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Draftsman

Date: Aug 2, 2021

Location: MIDLOTHIAN, TX, US, 76065

Company: Gerdau

BASIC FUNCTION:

 

Perform a complete range of multi-engineering discipline design, drafting, detailing, layout, and other related duties to produce accurate 3D models and 2D drawings necessary for the Midlothian Steel Mill. Utilize AutoDesk Inventor and AutoCAD software for 3D and 2D design and drafting.  Proceed under general instructions from Plant Engineer regarding assigned projects, assist with problem resolution, and coordinate activities.  Knowledge of drafting and CAD standards is essential.  Other duties include document management activities, scanning drawings, and updating the project database.  Experience in heavy industrial processes such as Steel Mill, Oil & Gas, Petro-Chemical is preferred.

 

PRINCIPAL ACCOUNTABILITIES:

 

Thorough knowledge of software, drafting techniques, principles, and drawing presentation combined with the ability to meet aggressive deadlines and juggle multiple priorities.

 

Prepare a full range of simple to complex 3D models drawings consisting of architectural, structural, mechanical, piping, and electrical disciplines.

 

Incorporate elevations, sections, plans, and details in a clear and concise manner.

 

Prepare concept layouts for engineering for budgetary estimates.

 

Teamwork and problem solving to create “what if designs”. Lead design reviews highlighting critical aspects of a design.

 

Revise drawings as required and follow up to obtain needed information, resolve discrepancies in plan sections, dimensions, etc.  Update approval drawings, investigate, and incorporate customer/architect/engineer notations. 

 

Maintain project files, including project submittal log containing drawing numbers and submittal dates, as well as confidential files as required.

 

Perform administrative duties to support engineering activities include document storage, distribution, and retrieval.

 

Prepare or generate reports as required to document the progress of ongoing activities.

 

Assist in preparing or assembling materials for correspondence or distribution, such as drawing submittals and routine communication with suppliers/vendors.

 

Prepare status reports and maintain a database of on-going projects.

 

Maintain files and records in accordance with established policies and procedures.

 

Perform various duties using Microsoft Office and Microsoft Project.

 

Assign new drawing numbers; maintain plant drawing database.

 

 


Nearest Major Market: Dallas
Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth