PDS is seekinga Designer/Drafter 4 for an open position in Sacramento, CA.In your role, you will:- Prepare schematics using Elcad. Elcad experience is preferred but not mandatory.- Prepare and review electrical design to US and European standards (IEEE, NFPA, DIN etc.).- Prepare, review and submit light rails, locomotives and coaches electrical concept of low voltage and high voltage.- 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- Develop and maintain 2D cable/wire harness routing using AUTOCAD tool.- Connector specialist. Ensure the correct connector is specified for its application.- Use both electrical and mechanical experience to integrate components into a train.- Own and explain wiring layouts for newly developing projects.- Preempt potential problems and provides effective solutions in reaction to application of concepts, techniques, knowledge, or processes.- Independently seek complex solutions and unusual problems before contacting others.- May be required to provide expert advice, training, and technical assistance to support staff and train lower level employees. Education and 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- 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.- Ability to perform complex and technically demanding work within technical or paraprofessional area will be required.- Adaptability is required for this role. Designing electrical schematics and or harnesses requires regular discussions with production staff as well as system and mechanical engineering teams.- Must be able to assist with integration of electrical components.PDS Tech, Inc. is proud to bean Equal Opportunity Employer -Minorities/Female/Disabled/Veteran (EOE M/F/D/V)Founded in 1977, PDS Tech, Inc. is one of the nation's premier specialty staffing firms with 31 offices nationwide.We offer a full range of benefits including:- Health insurance- Paid holidays- Weekly payroll- Immediate 401(k) eligibility- Completion bonuses- TrainingPlease note availability of benefitsmay vary by position.PDS specializes in Engineering and IT arenas including Aerospace, Defense, Electronics, Telecommunications, Automotive, and Energy just to name a few. Our reputation, track record, and years of continuous growth reflect the commitment to quality that our employees and clients experience first-hand. For more information about PDS, please check our website, http://www.pdstech.com/$$$ PDS pays for referrals! $$$We pay thousands each month in referral bonuses!Contact a recruiter for details.To find a branch near you, look at our Branch LocatorThis position may require you to submit to and pass a drug test and/or background check. If this is a hands-on position, you may also be required to pass a safety and productivity examination. PDS Tech, Inc. will comply with all applicable federal and state laws governing the use of such background checks and drug tests.