• JN -022020-4229
  • Salt Lake City Metro Area, Utah
  • 2020-03-10

Location - SLC, UT

Duration – 11 Months

Contract CAD Designer 1              


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Prepare simple to intermediate level of fabrication drawings for proposed gas facilities and pipeline alignment projects, e.g., regulator and meter stations, pipeline end facilities and appurtenance, etc.
  • Prepare simple to intermediate pipeline alignment sheets, maps and piping/mechanical and civil/structural design drawings.
  • Assist Internal and External customers by providing them with drawings and other needed pipe information and data.
  • Assist with the facility data research required for revising existing facilities.
  • Perform simple to intermediate mathematical calculations for describing Rights-Of-Way or deriving pipeline stationing.
  • Maintain good record keeping of design drawings and related information.
  • Provide gas facility and mapping information to engineering, construction and other company personnel;
  • Works under direction of immediate supervision as well as other more senior designers to carry out drafting assignments with latitude in the use of initiative and independent judgment.
  • Perform other duties as assigned.

Work Conditions:

  • May involve overtime, weekend, and/or holiday work for project completion.
  • Will require prolonged use of computer aided design and drafting (keyboard).
  • Travel on field trips to company facilities (minimal field work to local facilities)
  • Work outdoors for extended periods with some inclement weather (hot / cold, dry /wet weather conditions).
  • Requires ability to walk up steep and/or ungraded surfaces.

Minimum Qualifications:

Knowledge of:

  • Computer Aided Drafting (CAD) programs;
  • Read and understand facility drawings and alignment sheets.
  • Standard Practices and terminology;
  • Property rights-of-way and surveying principles; and basic mathematics including algebra, geometry, and trigonometry;

Skill in:

  • AutoCAD (latest version),
  • Microsoft Office products including Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • The following not required, but will be required to learn on-the-job:
    • AutoCAD Plant 3D,
    • AutoCAD Civil 3D,
    • Autodesk Vault

Ability to:

  • Read and understand Pre and Post constructed field notes and surveys;
  • Understand and complete written and oral instructions;
  • Communicate effectively orally and in writing with internal and external customers.
  • See objects at close range and determine the distance and relationship between objects;
    • Match and discriminate between colors and intensity;
    • Hear and respond to telephone and equipment;
    • Be mobile and possess hand dexterity; reach around a computer work station; read and decipher field note and survey book information;
  • Work independently with minimal supervision; be courteous to co-workers and customers, follow directions of supervisors and refrain from abusive or profane language and behavior; and contribute to a positive work environment.


  • Two-year associate degree or certificate in Computer Aided Design and Drafting from an accredited institution or equivalent professional experience; or equivalent professional experience (Two-year Minimum Professional Experience).
  • Regular attendance; on the job working approved schedule.
  • Proficient in the field of design and drafting and be able to meet reasonable drawing completion deadlines.

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