CAD Drafter

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Charleston, SC
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Duties of Position

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES The candidate will use rough sketches or preliminary drawings to develop and modify shipboard and shore-based installation drawings, including: electrical/electronic drawings, arrangements, elevations, mounting and assembly details and piping diagrams. Candidate must be able to work from blueprints, drawings, technical manuals, military/DoD and commercial specifications. Candidate should demonstrate familiarity with military specifications, standards, and/or designations. Must be able to work effectively as a member of a drafting team to complete large projects.

Required Skills & Experience

REQUIRED SKILLS/YEARS OF EXPERIENCE Four to six years’ experience as a drafter preparing technical drawings. Knowledge of the following drawings: installation requirements drawing (IRD), installation design plan (IDP), ship installation drawing (SID) and installation control drawing (ICD) in support of equipment installations on naval ships and shore stations is required.

This position requires a Secret US DoD security clearance.

Preferred Skills

PREFERRED SKILLS AutoCad Certificate of Completion. A working knowledge of electronics Engineering Drawings, Technical Publications and Manuals, and the Shore Installation Process Handbook (SIPH).


REMARKS Must have an active DOD security clearance.

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*The majority of our positions require a DoD security clearance


Full-time employees are eligible for the following benefits enrollment from their date of hire:

  • Health Insurance - Centurum provides insurance for employee and dependent in a comprehensive package. Coverage for vision care is included. This option is available on a cost-sharing basis.
  • Dental Insurance - Available in conjunction with Health Insurance for an additional cost. Provides oral maintenance care for employee and dependent.
  • Basic Life Insurance - Company provided benefit for all full-time employees.
  • Supplemental Life Insurance - Optional life insurance coverage to employees at group rates.
  • Dependant Life Insurance - Optional coverage for dependents at a group rate.
  • Long Term Disability Insurance - Optional coverage available to employees at group rates.
  • Vacation and Sick Leave - Leave accrual is determined by length of service.
  • Holidays - The company observes ten paid holidays each year.
  • Retirement 401(k) Plan - Investments can be made into selected mutual funds under this plan. Employee is fully vested from plan entry date. The company may match employee contributions depending upon profit.

Centurum is an Equal Opportunity Employer, providing employment opportunities for all persons without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, citizenship or any other characteristic protected by U.S. law. Centurum makes reasonable accommodations for persons with disabilities.