Mechanical Draftspersons prepare engineering designs, drawings, and related technical information. They may work independently, in multidisciplinary engineering teams, or in support of engineers, architects, or industrial designers.
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Apprentice wage increases with skill and experience. Fully qualified workers earn an average of $19.50 per hour, plus benefits.
Draftsperson - Mechanical (614A)
|Do you have a good eye for details and the ability to spot differences?|
|Do you enjoy working on a computer often?|
|Are you interested in computer-assisted design (CAD) software?|
|Are you able to follow Health & Safety guidelines?|
|Do you have a mathematical background?|
|Do you like working with measurements and specific design details?|
|Are you reliable, a self-starter and able to work with minimal supervision? Can you start and finish work on time?|
If you checked YES to the majority of these questions, a career as a Draftsperson - Mechanical may be for you!
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