We are seeking a Drafting Specialist to join the Technical Services Division (TSD) of King Abdulaziz Center for World Culture. The Center is a 21st Century iconic cultural facility that is multidisciplinary, combining art and science, with a mission focusing on advancing knowledge, creativity and cross-cultural engagement.
The TSD is responsible for Application Management, Computing & Communication Management, Information Protection, Technology & Service Management, and Facility Operation and Maintenance.
The Drafting Specialist’s primary role is to coordinate the collection of data and incorporate it into drawings, schematics, and maps. This includes collecting construction site reports, analyzing building codes, interior layouts, and landscaping drawings.
As the successful candidate, you will hold a two-year associate’s degree in Computer Aided Drafting & Design or equivalent, from a recognized and approved program.
You will have 6 years of experience in a similar draftsman position.
You will have good spoken and written English.
Duties and Responsibilities
You will be required to perform the following:
Draft families of highly complex engineering drawings from sketches, notes, or verbal instructions, using a CADD workstation (Micro station).
Modify or correct families of highly complex drawings, working from sketches, data, or verbal information.
Measure and record information by tabulating data/sketching during site visits.
Plan a sequence of drawings required to satisfy project schedule commitments.
Prepare sketches to Saudi Aramco Engineering Standards, working from site visit records.
Assist in the design, planning and drawing, writing of specifications for new construction and renovation.
Maintain and revise scale-size floor and site plan drawings; demonstrate changes to the facilities.
Maintain record files of tracings, prints, blueprints, specification books, and shop drawings.
Assist architects and engineers in obtaining drawings and specifications, for use in planning new construction or renovation work.
Refer to the Saudi Aramco Drafting Manual to resolve questions of drawing standards.
Refer to Saudi Aramco Engineering Standards to obtain routine technical information.
Perform additional drafting-related duties as required.