CAD Drafter (655474)

  • 07/04/2018
U.S. Citizen / Must Be Clearable

Job Description

Location: FRAMINGHAM MA US 01702 Description:

Leidos is a trusted and future-focused solutions provider. Utilities consistently come to Leidos for reliable power expertise, as reflected through our work with more than 50 investor-owned utilities and more than 160 municipals/cooperatives across the country as well as a growing number of local utility providers and private developers. Our project portfolio includes large energy projects for electric utilities, power generation owners, and industrial clients. In addition, Leidos works with an established group of industry-leading construction partners delivering meaningful energy delivery solutions. Our recognition as an industry leader is confirmed by the latest national rankings by Engineering News-Record (ENR) ranking Leidos within: the Top 10 T&D Firms, Top 10 Program Management Firms, and Top 20 Power Firms.

We have an opportunity for a CAD Drafter in our Framingham, MA office. The successful candidate will perform various CAD functions using AutoCAD and Microstation software. Experience in electrical services is preferred.

1. Work closely with multiple engineers and designers to perform drafting of accurate drawing packages for utility power delivery projects including:
a. Electrical: Single-line diagrams and three-line diagrams, grounding plans, wiring, schematics, and AC/DC wiring systems.
b. Physical: Plan view and elevation drawings layouts for conduit and troughing, control building layouts and structural/electrical details.
2. Draft in AutoCAD and/or Microstation environments.
3. Plot, batch plot, scan and issue project drawing and documentation packages.
4. Support multiple project and client deadlines and deliverables.


-Associates degree with 1+ years CAD experience. High School diploma with additional years of relevant experience may be considered in lieu of a degree.
-Knowledge of drafting principles, techniques and procedures.
-Ability to manipulate vector and raster drawing files in AutoCAD and Microstation.
-Ability to draft plans and drawings from engineer provided markups.
-Ability to work within Windows XP/VISTA/7/10 operating system environments.
-Proficiency with Microsoft Office products – Word, Excel, Outlook.
-Knowledge of VBA, AutoLisp would be a plus.
-Experience with file sharing, document management and collaboration tools.
-Strong professional verbal and written communication skills within a team environment.
-Highly organized and efficient.
-Ability to operate in a fast paced engineering/production environment.
-High level of attention to detail.

Leidos Overview:
Leidos is a global science and technology solutions leader working to solve the world’s toughest challenges in the defense, intelligence, homeland security, civil, and health markets. The company’s 33,000 employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, Leidos reported pro forma annual revenues of approximately $10 billion for the fiscal year ended January 1, 2016 after giving effect to the recently completed combination of Leidos with Lockheed Martin's Information Systems & Global Solutions business (IS&GS). For more information, visit The company’s diverse employees support vital missions for government and commercial customers. Qualified women, minorities, individuals with disabilities and protected veterans are encouraged to apply. Leidos will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories for employment in accordance with relevant Laws. Leidos is an Equal Opportunity Employer.