Parsons Corporation Designer/Drafter, Senior Electrical in Pasadena, California

Designer/Drafter, Senior Electrical


Pasadena, California, United States

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Ready to put your AutoCAD (r) and Revit (r) design skills to work on marqueeinfrastructureprojects that will change the operational and work environment for premier science and technical center in America? Would you enjoy working closely under other Designer/Drafters, Architects and Engineers to ensure a safe and coordinated design? Parsons is now hiring a Senior Electrical Designer/Drafter for our rapidly expandingTenant Improvement and Laboratory / Manufacturing Improvementproject located inPasadena, CA.

Parsons extensive experience in this field combined with your knowledge and developing technical skills will propel your career forward. We need our Designers at this level to typically take engineering notes, specifications, rough sketches, etc., and formalizes them into working drawings.

In this role you will develop moderately-difficult to difficult working drawings from equipment specifications, engineering notes, sketches, and/or detailed drawings, ensuring that they meet company and industry standards and codes.Our Designers understand the materials and methods normally used within the assigned discipline.


  • Utilizes an AutoCAD / Revit workstation to prepare engineering drawings consisting of standard arrangements, layouts, flow sheets, assemblies, isometrics, etc., from rough sketches and/or from general engineering and design information according to established standards and procedures. Works closely with other Designer/Drafters and Engineers to ensure a coordinated design.

  • Applies standard drafting/design principles and theories to complete assignments. Utilizes technical manuals to ensure compliance with company policies and applicable standards and codes such as ANSI, NEC and Client Facilities Standards.

  • Ensures compliance with required design safety factors, tolerances, and specifications.

  • Compiles data and performs dimensional and routine calculations required for the preparation of drawings. Reads and understands orthographic (2D) and/or isometric (3D) designs and supplier/manufacturer drawings.

  • Makes required changes, additions, and/or revisions, as directed by immediate supervisor.

  • Performs other responsibilities associated with this position as may be appropriate.

Qualifications :

  • 2-year technical degree or certificate of completion from an accredited designer/drafter course (or equivalent)

  • 4-6 years of relevant experience.

  • PC literacy, proficiency in utilizing CAD

  • Working knowledge of other computer software used to complete design assignments

Ready for action? We’re looking for the kind of people who see this opportunity and don’t hesitate to act. Parsons is a leader in the world of Engineering. We hire people with a broad set of technical skills who have proven experience tackling some of the greatest challenges. Take your next step and apply today.

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Parsons is a digitally enabled solutions provider focused on the defense, security, and infrastructure markets. With nearly 75 years of experience, Parsons is uniquely qualified to deliver cyber/converged security, technology-based intellectual property, and other innovative services to federal, regional, and local government agencies, as well as to private industrial customers worldwide.

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