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Job Number: 2164314

Drafting Technician
Dixon, CA


Performs drawing and administrative functions for marina/dock construction projects by preparing clear, complete and accurate plans and detail drawings from rough or detailed sketches/notes, contract changes and/or bid specifications. Dependability for work is crucial.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Creates and reviews sales and proposal drawings and written project specifications in accordance with company standards, working closely with marketing personnel and customers.
  • Acts as liaison with engineers who provide structural, electrical and mechanical designs for projects, ensuring that BMI's drawings reflect the engineer's design intentions.
  • Creates construction and fabrication drawings in accordance with company standards and design engineer's directions and specifications.
  • Utilizes knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials, company manufacturing processes/practices, and other physical sciences to complete drawings.
  • Makes design & drawing changes/revisions as needed and directed.
  • Prepares or assists with flotation calculations for each float module in a dock system.
  • Creates fabrication details in coordination with flotation calculations to ensure that each float module will meet necessary freeboard, performance and utilities needs.
  • Compiles and maintains both paper and data files on all projects for a historical record of all drawings completed.
  • Demonstrates and applies safety rules and techniques.
  • Performs other office, plant, and construction duties as required.

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