Sr. AutoCAD Design/Drafter - Southwest Electric

Sr. AutoCAD Design/Drafter

Louisville, Ohio


Provide technical support, manufacturing instructions, and drawings related to electrical controls and equipment installed on custom switchgear.


  • Demonstrated experience and high proficiency working with AutoCadto create mechanical designs that meet various standards, codes and customer requirements.
  • Review customers’ specifications and review with engineering to determine requirements with respect to control equipment.
  • Review electrical control wiring diagrams and/or circuits on incoming equipment to determine the necessary changes required to meet the customers specification.
  • Provide technical support for shop floor personnel on controls-related issues.
  • Confer with engineering staff to resolve problems and develop new cost-effective methods.
  • Interface with personnel developing quotations and provide guidance and recommendations with regard to controls equipment.
  • Mechanically sound, must know how to use hand tools. E.g. wrenches, sockets, screwdrivers, pliers, drills, impacts, torque wrenches,
  • Must be willing to work overhead and in a bent position.
  • Knowledge of Machine G & M code a plus or will be trained.
  • Continually work in a safe manner in compliance with Safety rules and guidelines.


  • Associates degree in a technical program (electrical/mechanical) using AutoCad software, or high school diploma/GED and 4 years working experience as a Drafter/Designer.
  • Experience reading and creating electrical control wiring diagrams and various forms to include but not limited to physical wiring diagrams, elementary wiring diagrams and schematic diagrams.
  • Must be able to pass nationwide criminal background check and drug screen.


  • Salary: $21.00 – $30.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift
  • Day shift
  • Monday to Friday


  • AutoCAD: 4 years (Required)

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