Kelly Services Electrical Drafter in Lakewood, Colorado

Electrical Drafter/Detailer

Location: Lakewood CO 80226

Full time - Contract to hire for conversion to permanent

Rate: Expected salary up to $60K - hourly contractual rate will be commensurate up to $28.84/hr

The Electrical Drafter/Detailer (EDD) is responsible for the development, implementation and hands-on application of the Virtual Design, Preconstruction, Coordination & Construction process throughout each phase of project delivery. The EDD is responsible for displaying a positive attitude and being part of a productive team atmosphere within the department, across the company, and within integrated multi-trade teams. The EDD role works collaboratively and respectfully with all internal staff and external customers and vendors, to meet both project and company objectives. This role supports the company's success by ensuring good business practices and compliance with Dynalectric Colorado and EMCOR policies and procedures and public company requirements.


Build and maintain professional relationships with customers, peers, supervisors, administrative staff, field craft workers, field supervision, vendors, suppliers, manufacturers and subcontractors based on mutual respect, trust and integrity.

Work collaboratively with the Design Team and Operations Manager to:

ï Have the ability to efficiently use 2D and 3D computer aided drafting software.

• Draft technical details.

• Specify dimensions, materials, and procedures.

• Create shop drawings that encompass all the information field personal/pre-fab shop need to efficiently build electrical assemblies.

• Create and store drawings electronically.

• Keep up to date with new and evolving technology.

ï Plan the layout of electrical equipment and conduit.

• Have the ability to read prints and understand the most cost effective routing and installation methods

• Must keep up to date with the current National Electrical Code.

• Read and understand submittal information

ï Must be an effective communicator

• Confer with project team and other personnel to resolve problems.

• Participate in coordination meetings with other trade.

• Be able to communicate Dynalectrics spatial requirements and routing needs to other trades.

• Must have the ability to lead other trades in 3D coordination.

ï Follow company drafting standards.

• Follow file naming conventions

• Follow folder structure

• Follow EMCOR peer group layer standards


To perform this job successfully, the individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


ï BA/BS degree from an accredited four-year college or university OR an equivalent combination of education and experience in the construction industry.

ï Must be able to prepare project drawings for the projects assigned

ï Knowledge of the NEC a plus.

ï Electrical experience a plus

ï Ability to make good business decisions

ï Must be able to effectively communicate verbally and in writing in English


ï Maintain proficiency in MEP CAD, Revit, Microsoft Office Suite, Bluebeam, and Adobe

ï Proficiency in Windows OS and Microsoft Office (i.e., Word, Excel), and Microsoft Project applications.


The performance factors listed below are representative of characteristics and demonstrated capabilities sought to perform this job successfully.

ï Must have excellent judgment, make sound decisions, and produce accurate and timely result.

ï Must solve problems on a strategic and tactical level.

ï Must demonstrate commitment to company values and ethics through personal integrity and professionalism.

ï Must be a hands-on, interactive team member who shares information and is a valid contributor.

ï Must understand customer expectations.

ï Must be highly credible and persuasive in face-to-face settings, and ensure communication is succinct and tailored to the audience.

ï Must present a mature, professional image.

ï Must exhibit confidence in self and others, inspire and motivate team to perform well and effectively influence the actions of others.

ï Must have demonstrated ability to effectively communicate, cooperate and collaborate with all levels of employees and management.

ï Must monitor and analyze information and work with executive management to solve problems.

ï Must build positive working relationships with all levels of employees and management.

ï Must be adaptable and take new circumstances in stride, maintain composure when challenged and open to new ideas.

ï Must be able to travel within Colorado to jobsites and to meetings (as needed) within the US by land or air.

For more information or further consideration on this opportunity please contact Donny Yoshida, Kelly Engineering Recruiter,

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Category: Engineering