Electrical Drafter
Job Type

Do you have a passion for design and pay strong attention to detail? We are seeking a skilled AutoCAD Electrical Drafter to join our team in Chicago. As a Drafter, you will be responsible for creating detailed technical drawings under the Electrical Engineering team's guidance.  

About DMC 

DMC is a leading engineering consulting firm, delivering high-caliber engineering and custom software development services globally. Specializing in innovative solutions for manufacturing, testing, and product development, our expertise spans industries from aerospace to consumer product goods to healthcare, and more. Our engineers excel in staying ahead of cutting-edge technologies and ensuring top-notch solutions. We prioritize technical excellence and cultivate a collaborative environment for independent and team-based work, reflecting our commitment to professional growth and providing forward-thinking solutions to clients. 

This role is hybrid in Chicago and will be collaborating with our on-site fabrication studio. 

  • Minimum of a High School Diploma or GED 
  • Minimum GPA of a 3.4 
  • Must be authorized to work in the United States without sponsorship 
  • 2+ years of experience with AutoCAD and/or AutoCAD Electrical 
  • Technically proficient in using software applications such as Microsoft 365, etc. 
  • Experience drawing industrial control panels 
  • Ability to effectively apply all drafting standards, practices, and procedures 
  • Must be detail oriented 
  • Self-motivated with a high level of commitment; able to work independently and as a team player 
  • Good interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills 


  • Create and modify industrial control panel drawings in AutoCAD Electrical under the direction of the Electrical Engineering team 
  • Update drawings per markups during the project lifecycle 
  • Support panel building and on-site commissioning activities 
  • Work to a variety of standards, equipment, and components on a project-by-project basis 
  • Assist in the creation, testing, and maintenance of automated drafting and design tools in AutoCAD Electrical 

ITAR Requirements (Preferred)  

To conform to U.S. Government commercial space technology export regulations, including the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR), 8 U.S.C. § 1324b(a)(3), applicants for employment at DMC must be a U.S. citizen or national, lawfully admitted for permanent residence into the U.S. (i.e. current green card holder), or lawfully admitted as a refugee or granted asylum under 8 U.S.C. §  1157-1158. 



Starting compensation is based on industry, years of experience and location standards. 

  • $55,000 - $70,000 

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