Senior Electrical Drafter

Basic Info

Lake Mary, Florida, USA
Job type
Design and Engineering
Professionals ( > 2 years of work experience)

ABB (ABBN: SIX Swiss Ex) is a pioneering technology leader in power grids, electrification products, industrial automation and robotics and motion, serving customers in utilities, industry and transport & infrastructure globally. Continuing a history of innovation spanning more than 130 years, ABB today is writing the future of industrial digitalization with two clear value propositions: bringing electricity from any power plant to any plug and automating industries from natural resources to finished products. As title partner in ABB Formula E, the fully electric international FIA motorsport class, ABB is pushing the boundaries of e-mobility to contribute to a sustainable future. ABB operates in more than 100 countries with about 147,000 employees.

Are you ready to work with a purpose? At ABB, you can be sure you’re helping to create a better world. The business you’ll secure and the
partnerships you’ll build will touch the lives of millions when they lead to sustainable power plants in remote corners of the world or improved safety for workers in auto plants.

ABB is seeking a Senior Electrical Drafter for the Lake Mary, Florida. You will be responsible for preparing, in close association with the responsible customer order engineer, work scope definition, design layout and detailed drawings to satisfy requirements and conditions of assigned contracts. Assist senior staff in drafting related functions and provide leadership and direction to less experienced staff.

Your responsibilities

Typical duties/responsibilities may include, but are not limited to, the following:

Electrical drafters collaborate with engineers to receive instructions and resolve design issues. Drafters may also correspond with production workers to clarify design details and receive feedback for improvements. Along with technical drawings, drafters may be required to provide documentation manuals to assist electrical workers during installation. Drafters may also be responsible for training and overseeing other drafters and technicians.
Provide advice and guidance to supporting drafters regarding such factors as technical details, standards, quality and related problems.

• Design and draw wiring and layout diagrams.
• Draft technical details.
• Use ePLAN Electric P8 and/or AutoCAD to prepare drawings.
• Create and store drawings electronically.
• Program drawings into automated manufacturing systems.
• Explain concepts to shop workers.
• Prepare engineering drawings that detail plans and specifications.
• Low Voltage Component and Panel Layout Drawings and Wiring Diagrams.
• Wire Marker, Component Identification Labels.

Your background

Basic Qualifications:

• 1+ years in a Electrical Drafting related role with High School degree.

Preferred Qualifications:

• 3 +years of experience in Drafting related role.
• Previous experience utilizing Eplan Electric Software.
• Drafting utilizing 3-D CAD object oriented tools and MRP (Material Requirements Planning) system. Key tools used are AutoCAD, ePLAN Electric P8, SolidWorks Routing, SmarTeam and SAP.
• Previous experience with Electric Power Utilities products .
• Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US.

More about us

Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action at ABB

ABB is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, creed, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, citizen status, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, marital status, family medical leave status, or protected veterans status. For more information regarding your (EEO) rights as an applicant, please visit the following websites:

As an Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer, applicants may request to review the Affirmative Action Plan of a particular ABB facility between the hours of 9:00 A.M. - 5:00 P.M. EST Monday through Friday by contacting an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762.

Protected veterans and qualified individuals with a disability may request a reasonable accommodation if you are unable or limited in your ability to use or access ABB's career site as a result of your disability. You may request reasonable accommodations by calling an ABB HR Representative at 1-888-694-7762 or by sending an email to Resumes and applications will not be accepted in this manner.

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