Precast CAD Drafter - KIE-CON

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Date: Jul 15, 2019

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Company: Kiewit

Requisition ID: 79665

Location: This role will be out of Antioch, CA at Kiewit’s, Northern California District Precast Yard, KIE-CON Inc.

District:
KIE-CON Inc. is a manufacturer of precast/prestressed concrete products with facilities to meet your precast requirements. Precast concrete products are manufactured under favorable plant conditions with a high level of quality control assuring a quality product.

The overall advantages of precast prestressed concrete products can be significant. Precasting insures high quality, high strength, true shapes, and surfaces with finishes that meet the designer's expectations. Further, precast elements can be fabricated while foundation and site work is progressing, resulting in a significant reduction in time and cost.
KIE-CON Inc. is headquartered in Antioch, California, with waterway access, and is a subsidiary of the Kiewit Corporation’s Northern California district. Kiewit serves clients through a network of offices across the United States and Canada

Overview:
Kiewit is currently seeking a Professional Precast Drafter for its northern California Precast Yard. We are looking for people committed to the construction and design industries. The drafting position is part of the job site engineering team and will report to the Project Engineer. The drafter typically assumes responsibility for the administrative and technical aspects of preparing and submitting precast shop drawings. 

Duties include but are not limited to:  Understanding contract plans, Specifications and preparing shop drawings and detailing precast components for various type of structures such as building, bridge, floating structures, piers, wharf, etc. 

Requirements:
•    1 to 4 years of experience in preparing shop drawings. 
•    Ability to use Auto Cad is required. 
•    Ability to use Tekla is preferred. 
•    Effective written and verbal communication skills.
•    Strong work ethic, willing to do what it takes to get the job done.
•    The ability to work independently as well as part of a team.
•    Ability to freely access all points of a construction site in wide-ranging climates and environment.
•    Strong organization/time management skills.
•    Good attention to detail with the ability to recognize discrepancies.
•    Ability to read and interpret construction drawings and specifications.
•    Be willing to fully participate in job assignments at the job site, district office or department to which assigned.
•    Working knowledge of computers and experience with Microsoft Word, Excel.

About Kiewit 
As one of North America's largest, most respected construction and engineering organizations, with 2018 revenues of $9 billion, Kiewit exists to make a difference. We improve and connect communities across the United States, Canada, and Mexico through complex projects in transportation, water/wastewater, power, oil, gas and chemical, building, industrial and mining. Our services are as diverse as the skills of our 20,000-strong workforce to whom we provide challenging, honest work in a caring and collaborative culture. A sense of adventure, pride and fulfillment is built into every career at Kiewit.

How We’re Different
•    Consistently ranked within the top five of the “Top 400 Contractors” according to Engineering News-Record 
•    Top-tier health, dental and vision insurance available from Day One of employment
•    401K savings plan that includes company dollar-for-dollar match on contributions up to 6 percent of base pay
•    Our employees are entitled to accrue at least 20 days paid time off each year
•    We spend an average of $8,500 per employee each year on training and career development and reimburse up to $5,250 per year in outside tuition costs

Kiewit is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law.


Nearest Major Market: San Francisco
Nearest Secondary Market: Oakland

Job Segment: Drafting, Engineer, CAD, QC, AutoCAD, Engineering, Quality

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