AutoCAD Drafter

Date Posted
17 oktober 2018

Closing Date
30 april 2019


Role Summary:
An AutoCAD drafter will work with the engineering team and will be responsible for generating drawings that use AutoCAD software. They use hand sketches to create original drawings and design specifications from the concept to the completion of the task.


  • Basic Elevations: Display mount locations including outlet, proper blocking and AV signal box locations.
  • AV Electrical: Floor plan diagrams locating floor box(s), AV junction box, A/C power, voice/data, microphone, AV rack, speaker and AV signal cable locations and requirements.
  • As built: Receive “red lined” drawings from techs and incorporate changes into associated drawings to create final “as built” drawings.
  • Rack Layouts: Plan rack layouts using best practices guidelines as well as practical considerations.
  • Block Diagrams: Help develop conceptual block diagrams for use in sales proposals.
  • System Schematics: Develop system schematic drawings to be used by technicians to build systems. These will include signal flow and connector type.
  • Working with the engineering team to create drawing standards, custom block and standard display elevations.
  • Power specifications for audio visual equipment, calculation of equipment BTU, and cooling/ventilation specifications for equipment.
  • Creating documentation showing placement of cut-outs within millwork for proper placement of audio visual equipment such as; cable cubbies, and microphones within furniture.
  • Projection studies: Develop projection studies including proper lens requirements for system displays.

Professional Skills and Abilities

  • The ability to communicate system parameters to technicians and programmers, get feedback from them as to what works and what does not.
  • Collaborate with architects on projects, to develop project specifications on room designs such as; lighting specifications, acoustic treatments, and window treatments.
  • Accepting personal responsibility for Client Satisfaction
  • Establishing and maintaining effective working relationships
  • Be flexible to off-hour setup or support requests
  • Ability to work effectively under pressure and often independently
  • Direct telephone interaction with user community and business unit professionals
  • Staying abreast of advances and trends in the videoconferencing & audio visual industry

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