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Duties of Position

Centurum is seeking a Drafter and CAD operator to create and modify technical drawings in support of NIWC government programs in Charleston, SC. The candidate will use existing drawings, vendor drawings, or 2D/3D drawings to develop and modify shipboard and/or shore-based installation drawings, to include equipment drawings, arrangements, elevations, mounting and assembly details, case assembly drawings, and cable block diagrams. The candidate must be able to create new AutoCAD files from drawings, technical manuals, and military/DoD and commercial specifications and must be familiar with linking excel tables to AutoCAD. The candidate should demonstrate familiarity with military specifications, standards, and/or designations and will be required to work effectively as a member of a drafting team to complete large projects. This position will initially be partially remote due to the COVID circumstances but will eventually transition back to working on-site full time.

Required Skills & Experience

Three (3) years of experience drafting/illustrating in the electronics field, to include: computerized drafting applications, digital imaging techniques, use of AutoCad, planning and preparing graphic presentations of complex items. Experience with DoD processes and procedures. Required Education: High School diploma or GED and AutoCAD or equivalent drafting certification. Associates Degree in Engineering technology or a related field is preferred.

This position requires a Secret US DoD security clearance.

Additional Notes

High School diploma or GED and AutoCAD or equivalent drafting certification. Associates Degree in Engineering technology or a related field is preferred.

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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.