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Mechanical Drafter

Industrial Panel Solutions, Inc. Omaha, NE

Job Description

EAD is one of Omaha's leading, progressive and innovative construction, controls and engineering consulting firms. Locally owned, we are involved with project work locally, nationally, and internationally. Our specialty areas include: Food & Pet Food, Renewable Energy, Chemical, Pharmaceutical and Parcel.

EAD is looking for a Mechanical Drafter to develop CAD drawings and documents primarily for industrial projects.


  • Prepare and provide industrial mechanical CAD drawings for a multi-disciplinary project teams

  • Confer with engineers and experts to interpret design concepts and determine type of detailed working drawings required for successful project execution

  • Develop detailed designs and specifications for construction according to engineering sketches and design proposals

  • Develop general arrangement layouts, piping drawings and HVAC or dust collection system drawings 

  • Effectively review and analyze specifications, sketches, engineering drawings, concepts and other related design data to determine factors affecting designs

  • Manage time and prioritize tasks to achieve results within cost and schedule restraints

  • Coordinate work with other project team members

  • Responsible for adhering to EADs safety standards and practices

  • Perform other related duties as assigned


  • Associates of Science Degree in Drafting related field or combination of education and related experience required

  • Proven proficiency with AutoCAD Software (Release 2013 or newer)

  • 2 years mechanical industrial drafting experience highly preferred, including experience with site layouts, equipment general arrangement drawings, P&IDs, process piping layouts, piping ISOs and HVAC packages

  • Knowledge of mechanical drafting best practices

  • Knowledge of applicable codes and standards (ASME, ASHRAE, SMACNA, IBC, IPC, etc.)

  • Demonstrated ability to organize work to meet project deadlines with minimal direction

  • Ability to multi-task while working on numerous projects simultaneously

  • Excellent written and verbal skills with clients and in-house staff

  • Self-starter with strong attention to detail

  • Possess and able to maintain a valid driver's license

  • Proficient in Microsoft Office

Working Conditions:

  • Office, plant or client site environment*

  • Ability to sit and work at computer for an extended period of time

  • Ability to walk up numerous flights of stairs/ladders multiple times a day and/or work in tight spaces in extreme conditions

  • May work near moving mechanical parts and equipment*

  • Office, commercial and/or industrial setting with the potential of exposure to fumes or airborne particles, toxic or caustic chemicals*

  • Ability to lift and/or move up to 50 lbs.*

  • Periodic weekend, holiday or evening work as needed

  • Travel required

*EAD will provide training, administrative/engineering controls, and personal protective equipment as necessary.

Job Details

Date Posted October 6, 2017
Date Closes November 5, 2017
Requisition 13
Located In Omaha, NE
Work At EAD Corporate Office
SOC Category 00-0000.00