Contract Protection & Controls Designer - Denver, CO - RCS Corporation

Contract Protection & Controls Designer – Denver, CO

Electrical Designer

Job Type: Direct Hire
Posted: 10/01/2022

Denver, Colorado

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for a Contract Protection & Controls Designer in Denver, Colorado. This is a Direct Hire position. 

Who We Are

RCS Corporation is a certified Women-Owned Small Business (WOSB) specializing in the recruitment of professionals for best-of-class companies throughout the United States.  Since 1994, RCS recruits top talent for direct hire, temp-to-perm and contract staffing positions and provides customized payroll services. Our Recruiting Specialties consist of all Engineering Disciplines, Project Management, Project Controls, Information Technology, Energy Efficiency and Business Professionals. 


Job Summary

Our client is seeking a Contract Protection & Controls Designer to create one-line, three-line, schematics, wiring diagrams, panel layout, cable and conduit list drawings on projects. Drawings created by the designer may be partially complete, requiring review and mark-up by the engineer prior to completion. Fully developed and marked-up details may be provided by the engineer; the designer would be expected to utilize the results of basic calculations, design criteria, scope of work and specifications in preparing the drawings with the engineer’s verbal overview of what is needed.

Essential Duties

  • Utilize CAD in 2D
  • Create one-line diagram from engineering input or equipment plan
  • Create schematics from engineering input
  • Create wiring diagrams based on schematics
  • Create panel layouts
  • Create termination cabinet layouts and wire based on schematics
  • Create external connection diagrams from equipment shop drawings and wire based on schematics
  • Create cable and conduit lists
  • Participate in point to point quality assurance procedures
  • Coordinate the P&C design with physical designs
  • Complete drawings from conceptual development, design phases, construction, to as-built
  • Performs other work-related duties as assigned

Required skills, education, and experience

  • Minimum of 5 years relevant drafting or design experience, or able to perform essential duties successfully, and meet the following qualifications
  • Certificate or Associates degree in CADD, drafting, engineering technology or related field
  • Proficiency with AutoCAD
  • Excellent communication and coordination skills with drafting and engineering
  • Good understanding of what is required for project set-up and start-up
  • Basic understanding of equipment and devices used in substation and their applications, types, manufacturers, specifications, and installation requirements
  • Basic understanding of the P&C design package and how changes in each drawing will carry through to other drawings and disciplines.
  • Highly proficient in the CAD Technician role including QA/QC procedures
RCS is an equal opportunity employer that prohibits discrimination and harassment of any type. RCS recruits, hires, and promotes for all positions without regard to race, color, religion, creed, national origin, citizenship status, disability, military status, veteran status, marital status, sexual orientation, gender identity, sex, genetic information or age. All terms and conditions of employment such as compensation, benefits, work assignment, availability of facilities and privileges of employment are administered on the same basis of equality.
RCS Corporation