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Architectural Drafter

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories Pullman, WA
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Full-Time
  • Benefits: Vision, Medical, Life Insurance, 401k, Dental

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories (SEL) seeks a dedicated, detailed, and professional individual for our Architectural Drafter position. If you are looking for an opportunity to apply your CAD drafting and 3D modeling skills in a collaborative environment, working closely with design, construction, and facilities maintenance groups, then this position is for you!

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
1. Assist in preparing design layouts, commercial construction drawings, and technical specifications under the direction of the architect.

2. Develop and maintain an acceptable level of expertise in detailed design practices and building construction standards of SEL.

3. Complete assigned work and submit to architect within timelines and budgets and with a high level of quality.

4. Assist in review of construction documents and assume supervisory responsibilities as assigned.

5. Follow and improve applicable processes.

6. Follow and apply SEL Values, Principles of Operations, and World Class Manufacturing Principles.

7. Understand. Create. Simplify.

8. Other duties as assigned.

Required Qualifications

Associate degree in CAD, Drafting or relevant discipline or possess equivalent experience for each academic year

Minimum of two years of preparing commercial construction documents

Demonstrate competency in AutoCAD Architecture and Revit, 2010 or newer.

Willing to travel up to 20% both nationally and internationally

Strong writing, documentation, and speaking skills

Ability to learn new skills and assume new responsibilities

Ability to work cooperatively in a team environment

Background check results satisfactory to SEL

Negative drug test result(s)

Preferred Qualifications

Architectural degree from an accredited program

Understanding of current building codes

Ability to create and maintain commercial construction drafting standards and digital detail libraries

Ability to create and maintain record document archive

Building modeling & rendering experience

Preparing mechanical and electrical construction documents under the supervision of an engineer

Location Information:

SEL’s corporate office is located in Eastern Washington where you'll enjoy an unmatched quality of life. Enjoy the smaller town life: country space, freedom from traffic, easy access to recreational activities in nearby mountains, rivers, and forests, as well as great schools and universities.

An Award Winning Company

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories, Inc. (SEL) has earned a reputation for quality, reliability, integrity, and service. This has enabled us to expand within both the electric utility and industrial markets in many different industries, markets, and geographies around the world.

Communication with Applicants

SEL sends an initial e-mail response to all applicants at time of résumé or CV submittal. If you do not receive this communication, please check your SPAM filter and make sure your system is not blocking e-mails from SEL. It is important that you ensure your receipt of this e-mail as SEL may communicate future position updates via e-mail.

SEL is an Equal Opportunity Employer: M/F/Vets/Disabled.

Schweitzer Engineering Laboratories

Why Work Here?

Become a valued employee owner. Enjoy great benefits, employee stock ownership plan, and the opportunity to invent your future!

SEL invents, designs, and builds digital products and systems that protect power grids around the world. This technology prevents blackouts and enables customers to improve power system reliability and safety at a reduced cost. A 100 percent employee-owned company headquartered in Pullman, Washington, SEL has manufactured products in the United States since 1984 and now serves customers worldwide. Our mission is simple: to make electric power safer, more reliable, and more economical.


2350 NE Hopkins Ct. Pullman, WA 99163
Pullman, WA


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