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Electrical Drafters make sure electricity is delivered to consumers by designing transmission and distribution lines. Common work activities described in an Electrical Drafter resume sample include using computer aided design software, solving design issues, collaborating with engineers, making required improvements, choosing appropriate materials, providing cost estimates, and helping electrical workers during repairs. Based on our collection of example resumes, these employees should demonstrate computer competencies, technical drawing skills, electricity knowledge, teamwork, time management, and attention to details. An Associate's Degree in a relevant field or training at a technical school is often required.

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Electrical Drafter

A company that conducts upgrade work for power plants with over a 1,000 employees.

  • Supplied deliverables for review to professional engineers and lead designers; Interpreted vendor drawings for the creation of schematic, wiring, and control diagrams.
  • Arranged drawings for construction, demolition, and upgrades in Auto CAD/Microstation and Visio software; Created Cable Tab list in Microsoft Access.
  • Worked in conjunction with fossil fuel, nuclear, and power delivery department.
Candidate Info
5
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
Eet
2

Electrical Drafter

Recruited to support design/ engineering roles and quickly promoted to positions of increasing responsibility. I managed all electrical designers and drafters working on Zachry Engineering's flagship project. I provided design leadership, support, design research, and competitive design analysis. I developed construction plans, drawings and 3D models for use in safely constructing multi-billion dollar designs. I trained the project staff to out-perform the competition utilizing correct Standard Operating Procedures, and knowledge driven strategy. Delivered lectures and training to drafters and designers on a corporate design center basis. I served as the Subject Matter Expert to resolve issues directly with engineers, customers and vendors. I developed design concepts and all collateral issuable materials. I approved coworkers' designs and products. I created training materials and collateral that substantially improved design product knowledge and constructability efficacy.

  • Contributed to 3D tagging models developed to create Bill of Material for procurement strategy
  • Developed a highly regarded training module for 3D modeling of underground electrical raceways
  • Promoted three times in five years
  • Utilized skills with Microstation and ability to relay information to others to train individuals and groups on intricate workings of power plants and the software needed to design them.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AAS
Associate of Applied Science
BA
Bachelor of Arts
3

Electrical Drafter

  • Developed wiring diagrams, connection diagrams, one-line/three line diagrams, schematic/elementary diagrams, logic diagrams and conduit/raceway diagrams.
  • Produce complex 2D engineering drawings.
  • Responsible for checking drawings for accuracy including dimensions, spelling, drafting standards and completeness utilizing correct project design criteria.
  • Participated in field walk downs to obtain measurements, verify as-built documentation, and developed field sketches in support of plant modifications and design installations.
  • Communicated with project engineers and other disciplines to develop drawings and resolved design discrepancies.
  • Exercised independent judgment that developed designs with minimal direction from Design Supervisor, Design Lead or Engineering and concurrently supported multiple projects.
Candidate Info
22
years in
workforce
10
years
at this job
AAS
Drafting And Design
BA
Bachelor of Arts
4

Mechanical / Electrical Drafter

Interfaced with engineers and assemblers to produce designs for satellite test equipment

  • Produced BOMs, detail drawings for harness, cable assemblies, chassis, rack assemblies and flight panels
  • Support entailed troubleshooting connectivity and data integrity
  • Generated and revised ECO's from satellite test equipment, emissions control unit and flight panels
  • On project team for Superbird and I-VII satellite accounting software
  • Aided in designing brackets for wave guide and created layouts for wave guide routing
  • Produced BOMs, detail drawings and layouts for thermal blankets, cables assemblies and harness from engineer inputs
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
years
at this job
Mchanical Cad Drafting
Mechanical Engineering
Recording Engineering
5

Electrical Drafter

Worked on the following projects for Baylor Hospital-Plano, Baylor University Math & Sciences Buildings, Baylor Dorms, Willow Bend Mall, DFW Airport expansion, Dallas Convention Center, MCI Headquarters, ATT Headquarters, and various commercial projects.

  • Hired after interning with company during college in summer terms of 2000-2001
  • Worked on electrical layouts for commercial offices including panel layout, tags, wire sizing, power outlets, data ports, and lighting layouts.
  • Produced electrical component drawings for pre-fabrication shop and for instructional books for electrician training course
  • Completed backlog of convention center drawings in half the designated time
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
10
months
at this job
BS
Mechanical Engineering Technology
MA
Master of Arts
6

Electrical Drafter/designer

Produce construction documents (e.g., electrical power, lighting, data, fire alarm communication and security) based on engineered and architectural designs. Assisted electrical engineer on basic photometric designs. Performed layout work, created details and drawings from hand sketches. Maintain accurate records of all projects under construction and in design phases. Coordinate prints and copies prior to shipping.

  • Completed assigned work and submit within timelines and with high level of quality.
  • Quickly became know as someone with a "can-do" attitude, flexible & dependable.
  • Earned excellent remarks on performance reviews, positive comments for excellence in areas including accuracy, attention to detail, ability to adapt to new concepts; positive work ethic and commitment to providing great service.
Candidate Info
9
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Drafting & Design
7

Electrical Drafter / Project Coordinator

Project Management, Estimating, Electrical Engineering, Business Development services.

  • Served as Electrical Drafter and Administrator preparing Excel spreadsheets for managers and drafting pre-fabricated shop materials.
  • Assumed Project Coordinator role for the UNLV Recreational Center Project providing support to onsite Superintendant referencing drawings and designing cable trays.
  • Measured and designed items, parts and electrical components in AutoCAD.
  • Attended project coordination meetings to discover possible mechanical, plumbing and electrical equipment design conflicts.
Candidate Info
1
month in
workforce
1
month
at this job
AS
Drafting And Design
MA
Master of Arts
MA
Project Management
8

Electrical Drafter

  • Created wire harness designs, layouts and assembly procedures for five Drakon Fire II wire harnesses.
  • Built a wire harness program for a B-52 upgrade with AutoCAD.
  • Selected sleeving, shielding, and connector parts, and identified alternative connectors and pins as necessary in support of a wire shop.
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Certificate
9

Electrical Drafter

  • Drafted electrical schematics, wiring and piping drawings, and other related drawings.
  • Initiated and developed a program to improve the efficiency of plotting drawings with a computer programmer.
  • Initiated and setup a reference library of standardized drawings utilized by all drafters in company.
Candidate Info
10
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Electrical Design
10

Simulator Maintenance Tech II / Electrical Drafter

Designed multiple system upgrades and updated system drawings to reflect the latest engineering changes using AutoCAD.

  • Performed hardware checks on general aviation and military flight simulators including Gulfstream […] Falcon […] Citation Mustang, Beechcraft Bonanza, Piaggio P180 Avanti, TH-67 Creek, UH-60A/L Blackhawk, AH-1Z Cobra and C-17 Globemaster.
  • Helped develop and design first flight simulator based Hypoxia Training System.
  • Provided support to troubleshoot, isolate, replace or repair and manipulate components on complex electrical and electronic systems on flight simulators. Familiar with FireWire interfaces, Windows NT/2000/XP Server network communications and operating system setup. Experienced in MS Office and Excel.
  • Broad knowledge in simulation systems including mechanical, electrical and computational devices.
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
HS
High School Diploma
HS
High School Diploma

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