Drafter/CAD Operator - Military veterans preferred

SAIC (www.saic.com)


  full-time   employee

United States


About the Position: SAIC is hiring a Drafter/CAD Operator for the Soldier Protection Lab (SPL) Systems Engineering Development program. The SPL provides system-of-systems engineering and integration solutions that protect and mitigate hostile actions against military personnel, resources and facilities. The SPL integrates commercial off-the-shelf sensors including chemical and biological, acoustical, radar and other sensors that are used by both terrestrial and unmanned aerial systems to improve facility monitoring. The SPL's expertise in modeling, simulation, system integration and software engineering delivers systems and software to provide increased situational awareness, enhanced standoff and security posture and deterrence. As part of the Soldier Protection Lab you will be supporting the security and safety of the brave men and women serving our country
As a Drafter/CAD Operator, your duties and job expectations may include:
  • Performing drafting work requiring knowledge and skill in drafting methods, procedures, and techniques.
  • Preparing drawings of structures, facilities, land profiles, water systems, mechanical and electrical equipment, pipelines, duct systems, and similar equipment, systems, and assemblies. Drawings are used to communicate engineering ideas, design, and information.
  • Using recognized systems of symbols, legends, shadings, and lines having specific meanings in drawings.
  • Preparing drawings or computer models of simple, easily visualized structures, systems, parts or equipment from sketches or marked-up prints.  Drawings and models fit familiar patterns and present few technical problems.


To be successful in this role we expect a candidate to have experience with AutoCAD, as well as a High School diploma and 1-3 years of relevant work experience. Experience with SolidWorks and 3D Modelling highly preferred.
Clearance Requirement: Candidate must be able to obtain a Secret Security Clearance.