We are currently looking for an experienced AutoCAD Draftsmen / Operators to join our team on a permanent full-time basis. They should ideally have experience in preparing electrical layouts and schematics. Knowledge of security systems would be advantageous.
They will be primarily responsible but not limited to the preparation of technical layouts, sectional drawings, schematics, and schedules in AutoCAD, while managing documents on MS office suite and cloud-based document control platforms such as Dropbox.
Autocad skills are critical, as well as good knowledge of the MS Office suite of programs (Word/Excel/Visio/Outlook).
At least 2 – 3 years of relevant experience in the same field
Excellent proficiency in AutoCAD software especially in electrical/Security systems
(Experience in supporting clients based in Australia is a plus!)
Exceptional attention to detail
Proficiency in MS office suite and Visio.
Strong communication skills in English, both verbal and written.
Highly efficient in document control and sharing process.
Good analytical and technical skills are also required.
Ability to organize, prioritize, multitask and work well under tight time constraints.
Manage critical and confidential information with proper authority and care
Create and implement work methodologies and strategies to improve efficiency in workflow.
TASKS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Read, evaluate and interpret designs and drawings.
Review and plan projects and ensure technical aspects of the job are clear to meet deadlines.
Provide AutoCAD drafting expertise in preparing complex integrated security layouts and schematics for systems such as CCTV, Access control, and intercom.
Utilize architectural Xrefs to declutter architectural plans and overlay security drawings neatly.
Update the Xrefs based on the project workflow. Maintain title blocks specific to each project.
Plot CAD files in PDF format utilizing specific plot styles, pen setting, paper layouts, viewports.
Utilize Microsoft Visio to prepare simple Line diagrams and network models.
Utilize MS Office Suite such as Word, Excel, Outlook.
Ensure compliance of quality standards in CAD drawings by deploying essential tools such as Layers, blocks, groups, and colors as required for the task.
Redesign drawings according to markups, hand drawings, comments, and specifications.
Prepare as-built drawings based on red line markups or comments.
Control and maintain redundant copies of files in shared project folders efficiently and handle multiple projects simultaneously using document sharing platforms such as Dropbox, Aconex, etc.
Identify potential issues and redesign to improve functionality
Liaise with clients for information while handling critical information with proper approvals only.
Coordinate with team members to complete tasks effectively.