Electrical Design Drafter II in Kent, WA at Volt

Date Posted: 6/22/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Direct Hire
  • Location:
    Kent, WA
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  • Date Posted:
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

Electrical Design Drafter I

Everett, WA

Direct Hire


Utilize extensive knowledge of industry standard cable assembly design and manufacturing practices to develop and maintain cable assembly drawings in accordance with customer specifications


  • • Responsible for creating 2D drawings including cable assembly layouts, schematics, wiring diagrams, wire lists, and parts lists

  • • Select appropriate components (interconnects and wire) based on customer interface, specifications and regulatory requirements

  • • Responsible for change and manipulation of cable assemblies from company and customer's 3D CAD models.

  • • Good understanding of company production capabilities and data requirements. Able to communicate professionally with customer personnel

  • • Process change documentation and drawing updates when necessary to provide resolutions to customer design changes, drawing corrections and enhancements

  • • Provide support to company Product, Component, and Process engineers for cable assembly designs in production

  • • Full understanding of drafting standards and usage of GD&T


  • Proficient with AutoCAD, Catia(V4/V5), Pro Engineer (Wildfire/CREO), and/or SolidWorks
  • Broad knowledge of commercial aerospace regulatory requirements and general design requirements for aircraft wiring
  • Thorough understanding of components, processes, equipment, standards and terminology used in Aerospace cable assembly design
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills. Effectively communicate with all levels of personnel and customers
  • Prioritize and perform multiple tasks in a high pace and responsive environment.
  • Excellent personal computing skills, particularly Microsoft Office
  • Able to read and interpret requirement documentation from a wide variety of customers
  • Able and willing to travel by air and auto throughout the USA


  • High school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Associate Degree in an Engineering discipline or equivalent, or three to five years of experience in a similar position.
  • A minimum of 2 years in an aerospace cable assembly design environment

Please Note: This position is urgent and will be filled quickly.  Must be legally authorized to work in the USA.  Direct inquiries only (no 3rd party submittals) at this time, please. Thank You.  

Volt is an equal opportunity employer.