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  • ID: 511358
  • Posted: 7/1/2022
  • Location: Travis, TX
  • Category: Pro - Engineering
  • Job Type: Temporary
  • Duration: 3 - 6 Months


Acara solutions is looking for an Engineering Technician for our client located in Travis, TX

  • At an entry level, performs drafting or engineering support duties.
  • This position develops competence by performing structured work assignments and receives instruction, guidance and direction from supervisor, manager or more experienced colleagues.
  • This position focuses on either drafting or engineering support duties or performs a combination of the following duties.
  • Reads and interprets engineering drawings, construction drawings and other technical information.
  • Using computer-aided design software and equipment, prepares detailed engineering drawings, maps and graphs from provided materials such as previous drawings, layouts, detailed sketches and standard references.
  • Clearly indicates revisions.
  • Files drawings and drawing update documentation according to standard procedures.
  • Assists in drafting solicitation documents using established procedures, formats and templates to support procurement and contract activities.
  • Assists with field or office research related to field measurements, historical engineering drawings, equipment databases, microfilm, inventory, electronic document management system (EDMS) records and other technical records to design equipment and layouts, as well as to produce equipment ratings and facility statistics.
  • Field research involve various physical activities.
  • Prepares basic specifications, materials and fixed capital unit (FCU) lists.
  • Assists in setting up work orders and requisition entries.
  • Performs data entry in the departmental engineering database.
  • Prepares basic reports related to projects, work plans, equipment, assets and budgets.
  • Assists with preparing more complex reports. - Operates equipment, such as plotters, printers, copiers and scanners.
  • Gathers engineering information by traveling independently to various locations (substations, power plants, water systems) as necessary.
  • This general overview only includes essential functions of the job and does not imply that these are the only duties to be performed by the employee occupying this position.
  • Employees will be needed to follow any other job-related instruction and to perform any other job-related duties requested by supervisor or management.

Pay and Benefits:

  • The Salary for this position is between $19.58 and $28.39 per hour (Max Pay rate).
Job Requirements

Required Skills / Qualifications:
  • Bachelor's degree in computer-aided design
  • Minimum of 1 year experience in interpreting technical drawings/documents and performing technical analysis or drafting using computer-aided design software.
Preferred Skills / Qualifications:
  • Knowledge of engineering principles
  • Knowledge of computer aided drafting principles, standards and techniques
  • Knowledge of electronic document management systems (EDMS)
  • Knowledge of work management systems
  • Basic skill in computer aided drafting
  • Basic skill in reading and interpreting diagrams and prints
  • Basic skill level in office productivity applications (such as email, word processing, spreadsheets)
  • Skill in reading and interpreting technical information
  • Skill in the use of test equipment or other specialized tools
  • Skill in analyzing and solving problems
  • Skill in verbal and written communication
  • Skill in operating plotters, printers, copiers and scanners
  • Ability to perform accurate data entry
  • Ability to work in a team environment

 Additional Information:

  • Upon offer of employment, the individual will be subject to a background check and a drug screen.
  • Work hours are spent in an office, industrial, electrical substation or plant environment
  • Work involves exposure to noise
  • Work involves exposure to various and sometimes extreme weather conditions
  • Work involves frequent finger/hand manipulation in using a keyboard and mouse
  • Work involves climbing, crawling, crouching or other non-sitting positions in performing field duties less than 20% of the time
  • Work involves standing or walking in performing field duties less than 20% of the time

Aleron companies (Acara Solutions, Aleron Shared Resources, Broadleaf Results, Lume Strategies, TalentRise, Viaduct, and Aleron's strategic partner, SDI) are Equal Employment Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, genetic information, sex, age, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected basis. The Aleron companies welcome and encourage applications from diverse candidates, including people with disabilities. Accommodations are available upon request for applicants taking part in all aspects of the selection process.

Applicants for this position must be legally authorized to work in the United States. This position does not meet the employment requirements for individuals with F-1 OPT STEM work authorization status.

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