Drafter/Pipeline Mapping - Houston, TX - RCS Corporation

Drafter/Pipeline Mapping – Houston, TX


Job Type: Direct Hire
Posted: 09/22/2022

houston, Texas

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for a Drafter with pipeline mapping experience. This is a direct hire position, with candidate located in the Houston, TX area. 

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.


The Drafter should have a more intermediate knowledge of AutoCAD and Civil 3D. The Drafter should take ownership of the drawing set from a formatting and CAD standards perspective. The Drafter should have the ability to work collaboratively with Coordinators, Engineers and Designers to deliver high quality drawing package with minimum supervision. 

Primary Duties and Responsibilities

  • Set up sheets, title blocks, notes and details as an overall part of a drawing package.
  • Create existing conditions drawings from as-built, GIS, aerial imagery, field notes, and survey data.
  • Add annotation and dimensions to plot plans, details, and schematics.
  • Understand basic civil engineering concepts of grading, environmental and existing utility layout.
  • Layout alignment sheets of pipeline route for conformance with specifications and client requirements.
  • Develop high quality accurate plan and profile sheets in a timely manner.
  • Know horizontal directional drilling constraints and factors to be considered when drafting.
  • Create exhibits for client communication and permitting
  • Modify drawings as directed by Coordinator, Engineer or Designer.
  • Review and incorporate client CAD standards into drawing package.
  • Assemble, maintain, and communicate base file structure within a project.
  • Work independently on assigned projects and/or lead program type projects.
  • Check tolerances, dimensions, and feasibility of designs and work with team to resolve problems.

Required Qualifications

  • 3-5 years of intermediate CAD and Civil3D related experience or industry experience preferred 
  • Solid CADWorx experience
  • Associate degree or completion of related technical school courses or equivalent experience preferred 
  • Ability to understand instructions and independently carry out assigned tasks 
  • Must be comfortable reading and interpreting technical documentation
  • Detail and quality oriented
  • Strong communication and customer skills
  • Must be able to travel to project locations with engineers to collect data and make sketches if required
  • Unquestioned business and personal integrity
  • Or equivalent combination of education and experience

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.

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