Sr. Power Delivery Graphics Technician- Austin, TX - RCS Corporation

Sr. Power Delivery Graphics Technician- Austin, TX


Job Type: Direct Hire
Posted: 10/29/2021

Austin, Texas

RCS Corporation has an immediate need for a Senior Power Delivery Graphic Technician in Austin, TX This is a full-time, direct hire position. Our client offers a competitive package including benefits, vacation and holidays. No per diem is offered, local candidates preferred. Due to the nature of this position, this candidate must be a US Citizen or US Permanent Resident.

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 Senior Power Delivery Graphics Technician in their Austin office. This position uses AutoCAD software to revise and create substation physical, and protection & control type drawings that meet company and client quality control standards. Primarily functions as a drafting or project team support member and could function as drafting or task lead on simple projects.


Essential Duties

  • Create, revise and coordinate drawing creation under direct supervision from redlined drawings, verbal, and written instructions, marked prints, sketches, computations, and other sources prepared by designers or engineers for:

    • Physical drawing: equipment, equipment elevations and sections, bus details, control house layout and elevations, conduit layout and details, conduit schedules, trench plans, grounding layout and details, details sheets, bill of materials

    • P&C drawings: one-line, three-line, schematics, wiring diagrams, panel layout, cable and conduit list drawings.

  • Apply basic understanding and general overall knowledge of equipment, foundation, and structures types, as well as voltage levels and ampacity used on typical substation drawings

  • Gather information from manufacturers and vendors drawings for drawing development

  • Create and revise drawing lists, index and cover sheet drawings

  • Back-check own or others work prior returning to engineer or designer

  • Apply client and company CAD standards on drawings

  • Perform CAD Standards checks on electronic drawing file packages

  • Perform visual Graphics checks on printed drawing sheet packages

  • Run lisp, script, and VBA routine files

  • Coordinate drawing development with all disciplines

  • Complete drawings from conceptual development, design phases, construction, through as-built

  • Assist on providing less-experienced technicians technical support.

  • Assist on training of less-experienced technicians.


Required skills, education, and experience

  • Minimum of 5 years relevant drafting 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 and Microstation

  • Proficient with Microsoft Excel

  • ScriptPro knowledge is a plus

  • Lisp, script, and VBA code writing knowledge are a plus

  • Excellent communication, collaboration and coordination skills with drafting, design and engineering

  • Basic understanding of voltage levels and ampacity used on substation projects

  • Basic understanding of electrical equipment, conductors, connectors, steel structures and foundations CAD symbology used on drawings

  • Basic understanding of typical substation layouts, bus arrangements, conduit, grounding and installation details CAD symbology used on drawings

  • Basic understanding of one-line, three-line, schematics, wiring diagrams, panel layout, cable and conduit list CAD symbology used on drawings

  • Basic understanding of civil site CAD symbology used on drawings

  • Good understanding of drawing package and how changes in each drawing will carry through to other drawings and disciplines

  • Good understanding of what is required for project set-up and start-up

  • Highly proficient on performing CAD standards checks

  • Highly proficient on QA/QC procedures

  • Basic supervisory skills a plus


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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