Associate Drafter

  • Valmont Industries
  • Valley, Nebraska
Full Time Engineering

Job Description

How you will contribute
Valmont is currently seeking a highly motivated and talented individual for the Associate Drafter position in the Global Engineered Support Structures (ESS) Division. We are looking for a highly driven individual that will process production and customer drawing orders and prepare the necessary drawings and other data for internal and external customers.

Additionally, you will…
* Review customer contract drawings, specifications, or instructions from team members, supervisors, engineering, customer service, sales, and marketing
* Manage the department backlog by monitoring order schedules and providing updates to computerized backlog in accordance with departmental priorities
* Maintain required productivity and quality according to departmental priorities and standards
* Identify, recommend, and develop revisions to standard product designs, drafting procedures, and systems to improve department operation and productivity
* Update the filing system of customer requirements accurately

What it takes

Required Qualifications
* An Associate’s Degree in a drafting related career field
* A basic understanding of mathematics and technical skills in computer aided drafting
* Must have an acceptable attendance and prior employment record
* The ability to effectively communicate with employees at all levels within the organization
* The ability to work in a high volume, fast paced environment

Highly qualified candidates will also possess:
* One year of experience using AutoCAD 2009 software or newer
* One year of drafting experience in a professional environment
* A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, and Microsoft Outlook
* An Associate’s Degree in a drafting related career field with a GPA of 3.0 or higher
* The ability to communicate and interact with coworkers in a positive manner
* The ability to recognize and solve practical problems or issues
* The ability to pay attention to detail and follow work instructions
* Must be a person of passion and integrity who has the drive to excel and deliver exceptional results

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Tracking ID

R1267