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      Effective January 20, 2017 North Wind Group acquires Portage Inc.


LocationIdaho Falls, Idaho

Job No.DD-826

Job TitleDrafter/Designer

Open Date4/20/2017

Closing Date5/31/2017

Education:  Bachelor's degree

SalaryBased on qualifications


Portage a North Wind Company is seeking a Drafter/Designer.

As a member of an integrated engineering design project group, applies acquired design and drafting skills to design and develop 3-D models, engineered design details, drawings and other supporting documentation; create project specifications; and develop project cost and schedule documents. Applies acquired multi-disciplined CAD design/drafting skills and techniques to prepare and/or check new and revised drawings in support of structures, systems or components (SSC) as required. Acts as drafting lead to ensure work of lower level coworkers is accurate and complete.


Minimum Qualification Requirements:

  • Requires a working knowledge of CAD 2D/3D graphics drafting/design modeling software, preferably current release of AutoCAD compatible.

  • Requires the application of design and layout skills and techniques normally acquired by having a basic drafting education followed by experience supplemented with continuing formal and informal engineering course work.

  • Requires a broad background in nationally recognized standards associated with drawing and specification convention/interpretation with emphasis on AE design and construction methodology and documentation.

  • Requires experience in the practical application of the Configuration Management aspects of construction vs. operational documentation.

  • Requires demonstrated competency for organizing and planning design projects/task budgets and schedules.

  • Requires applicable Bachelor’s Degree (or equivalent of eight years relevant exempt experience) plus four years relevant experience. 

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