CAD Designer (Fire Alarm Systems Designer) in Earth City, MO at Interface Security Systems

Date Posted: 6/20/2019

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Interface Security Systems is seeking an experienced CAD Designer to join our innovative Center of Excellence team in Earth City, Missouri. 

CAD Designer Summary:

The CAD Designer will provide computer aided drafting, design and layout for sales, installation, and staff engineers. 

CAD Designer Responsibilities:

  • Provide design and layout of security/fire alarm systems in AutoCAD R-13
  • Layout of Access Control/CCTV systems in AutoCAD R-13
  • Make proposed drawing, checking dimension of parts, materials used, relation of one part to another, and relation of various parts to whole structure or project
  • Utilize knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, and mathematics to complete drawings
  • Use computer assisted drafting (CAD) equipment and software
  • Plot and or blue line all drawings for engineers, sales, and installation staff
  • Build equipment submittals in Adobe Acrobat
  • Work effectively with engineers, sales and installation staff to produce the final design for customer approval
  • Maintain all files libraries and implement CAD standards
  • Maintain all drawing files
  • Occasional field work may be required
  • Comply with current Interface policies, procedures, programs and services
  • Maintain and order supplies for plotter

Job Requirements

CAD Designer (Fire/ Alarm Systems Designer) Requirements:

  • Associates or Bachelors Degree in CAD
  • Minimum 2 years prior work experience in CAD role
  • NICET II certification
  • Detail oriented, highly organized
  • Motivated individual with ability to work with a sense of urgency
  • Must be able to layout fire alarm systems per NFPA 72 & 101
  • Proficient in AutoCAD 2012/2013
  • Experience in Microsoft Excel, Outlook, Word and Adobe Acrobat
  • Knowledge of EST, Silent Knight, Honeywell and Fire Lite preferred 

Interface offers a competitive compensation package based on education and experience plus excellent benefits that include medical, dental, vision, 401(k), paid time off, the opportunity for growth and much more. Please submit a resume, cover letter, and compensation requirements.

Interface Security Systems will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, or national origin.  The contractor will take affirmative action to ensure that applicants are employed and that employees are treated during employment, without regard to their race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, status as a protected veteran, or individual with a disability. Such action shall include, but not be limited to the following: Employment, upgrading, demotion, or transfer, recruitment or recruitment advertising; layoff or termination; for rates of pay or other forms of compensation; and selection for training, including apprenticeship. 

Interface Security Systems will, in all solicitations or advertisements for employees placed by or on behalf of the Interface Security Systems, state that all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, status as a protected veteran, or individual with a disability.