Electrical CAD Designer @Eden Prairie, MN


● The Electrical Designer will prepare clear, complete, and accurate documentation with accuracy,
attention to detail, and within budget restraints.
● This position will include creating routine layouts, detail drawings, assembly drawings, diagrams,
& schematics from rough or detailed sketches, or notes for engineering according to defined CAD


● Education – AAS degree in Computer Aided Drafting/ Design or equivalent degree is preferred.
● Drafting/Design experience in Electrical concepts and terminology (i.e., Ladder, Loop and PID
● 5+ years’ experience with AutoCAD, AutoCAD Electrical.
● 5+ years’ drafting experience in the electrical field.
● Control Panel design experience required.
● Strong written, verbal, mathematical, and interpersonal skills
● Advanced knowledge of Electrical concepts. (UL508, NFPA, Etc.)
● Advanced knowledge base of AutoCAD Electrical. (Lisp, Visual Basic experience is a plus)
● General working knowledge of the Windows 10 operating system.
● Effective knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Access, etc.
● Able to effectively communicate with the engineering team and other designers via phone, email,
● Ability to work with multiple CAD Standards.
● Attention to detail, and product pride.

● Works independently, with very basic information or direction from project engineers.

● Follow general and specific industry guidelines and best practices. ● Read, learn, and apply the general and client-specific CAD Standards to all drawings. ● Utilize knowledge of CAD software to complete drawings. ● Draft finished designs from engineer’s sketches or other engineering documentation. ● Visually compare design of the component, or other equipment with datasheet of component, matching electrical terminations, etc. for accurate drafting of component. ● After preliminary drafting is completed, print out the drawing sets for quality assurance review following company procedures. ● Review questions or concerns with engineer or project manager and redline drawing set accordingly. ● Perform other work-related duties as assigned. ● Work as a member of a design team, cooperating with the team leader and with WME management in an effective manner to perform engineering work of a high quality, with no errors. ● Be aware of budget and schedule constraints on all work executed by and for WME. Make every effort to complete assignment on time and on schedule. ● Treat all WME and customer information in a confidential manner. ● Understand and abide by office policies and procedures. ● Inform supervisor of problems or issues which affect the companies’ ability to meet customer requirements. ● Understand and efficiently use Microsoft Windows, Microsoft Word, Excel, Access and AutoCAD. ● Maintain and continually improve technical and professional abilities described above and required to perform assigned tasks.

Job Features

Job TypePossible hybrid option with 1-2 days a week working from home.

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