Description: PDS Tech is seeking a candidate for the Designer/Drafter 4 position located in Sacramento, CA.
Requirements: •Prepare schematics using Elcad. Elcad experience is preferred but not mandatory. Electrical circuit design experience and willingness to use Elcad is essential. • Prepare and review electrical design to US and European standards (IEEE, NFPA, DIN etc..) •Prepare, review and submit technical specifications and proposals •Prepare, review and submit light rails, locomotives and coaches electrical concept of low voltage and high voltage •Provide support to customers, vendors, chain management and engineering management •Create, update and manage redlines of Engineering/Manufacturing BOM •Create and release engineering documents (redlines and BOM) via PDMLink, SAP and JDEdwards •Experience working in a manufacturing environment, interfacing with factory workers, purchasing, communication with suppliers and customers, and interdepartmental interaction
Skills: • The ability to interpret customer specification and design electrical schematics in consistency with US (or defined) standards is a must • Interfacing and interpreting system engineering documents is a key part of the design process • The ability to perform complex and technically demanding work within technical or paraprofessional area will be required •Preempts potential problems and provides effective solutions in reaction to application of concepts, techniques, knowledge, or processes. •Independently seeks complex solutions and unusual problems before contacting others •The role may require providing expert advice, training, and technical assistance to support staff and train lower level employees.
Education and Work Experience: •Bachelor's degree in related field with 2 years’ experience •Associate Degree in related field with 3 years’ experience •High School Diploma with 5 years’ experience