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Junior Drafter

Junior Drafter

Requisition ID 
Work Location 
Department / Discipline 
Engineering - Civil
Additional Work Location 
Position Type 
Staff / Permanent

Job Description

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood currently has an opportunity available for a Junior Drafter in Hampton, NJ. This is an entry level drafting position performing introductory and elementary CAD/drafting assignments designed to develop knowledge and skills. Work requires application of standard procedures, techniques and methods to complete a series of tasks. Work is thoroughly reviewed.


Key Responsibilities

  • Prepares and/or revises simple CAD drawings other engineering documentation from sketches and/or mark-ups and performs other drafting tasks using prescribed methods and procedures
  • Performs specific limited portions of a broader assignment under close supervision of an experience designer
  • Duties may include preparing drawings that vary only slightly from existing drawings when changes are clearly indicated by sketches, mark-ups or written instructions; making indicated corrections or changes on drawings, including the addition of parts or assemblies by copying sketches or other drawings
  • Work is designed to foster the skills needed to become more experienced
  • May be assigned to work directly under more advanced designers
  • Performs other related duties as assigned by management
  • May be required to perform miscellaneous clerical and chart work

Skills / Qualifications

  • Must possess an Associate’s degree and/or post high school training in Computer Aided Drafting and Design (CAD)
  • 0 - 2 years’ experience
  • Basic knowledge of CAD drafting principles and practices and mathematical aptitude
  • Applies design principles and uses feedback to modify designs
  • Pursues training and development opportunities to improve skills
  • Writes clearly and informatively
  • Follows policies and procedures; works with integrity and ethically
  • Follows instructions, responds to management direction
  • Listens and gets clarification when needed
  • Meets productivity standards and completes work in a timely manner

Physical Requirements

  • Frequently required to walk, sit, and stand and may require close vision work
  • May carry drawings or boxes up to 10 pounds

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. We operate in more than 60 countries, employing around 55,000 people, with revenues of over $11 billion.  We provide performance-driven solutions throughout the asset life-cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a broad range of industrial markets including the upstream, midstream and downstream oil & gas, chemicals, environment and infrastructure, power & process, clean energy, mining and general industrial sectors. We strive to be the best technical services company to work with, work for and invest in. www.woodplc.com

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.


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