Entergy Nuclear Drafter in Buchanan, New York

Date: Apr 13, 2018

Location: Buchanan, NY, US

Company: Entergy

About Entergy

Entergy Corporation is an integrated energy company engaged primarily in electric power production and retail distribution operations. Entergy owns and operates power plants with approximately 30,000 megawatts of electric generating capacity, including nearly 9,000 megawatts of nuclear power.

Entergy delivers electricity to 2.9 million utility customers in Arkansas, Louisiana, Mississippi and Texas. Entergy has annual revenues of approximately $11 billion and more than 13,000 employees.

Learn more about our Corporate, Utility, Nuclear, Power Generation, Gas & Transmission businesses here: http://www.entergynewsroom.com/about-us/ .

Primary Location: New York-Buchanan

Job Function :Power Plant

FLSA Status :Nonexempt

Relocation Option: Not approved

Union description/code :UWUA Indian Point 2 and 3-UW2

Number of Openings :1.00

Req ID: 77873

Travel Percentage :Up to 25%


Perform various drafting assignments on all disciplines of engineering drawings by working with MicroStation and raster programs. Monitor due dates to assure drawings are updated per required timeframes.


Drafting of mechanical, civil, electrical, and instrumentation Engineering drawings. Create sketches in a timely manner for emergent plant issues. Checking and approving drawing revisions for accuracy.

Provide oversight of Drafting Standards of work performed by Designers, consultants, etc.

Support MicroStation and raster products.

Support computer updates and plot/scan equipment.

Support engineers in creating markups for drawing changes.

Maintain cad file database.

Monitor drawing database to assure drawings are updated per required due dates.


Minimum education required of the position

High school diploma or equivalent. Prefer 2 year technical degree or certification in Computer Aided Drafting.

Minimum experience required of the position

Previous drafting experience (board and computer). Proficient MicroStation skills while applying basic drafting techniques and concepts.

8+ years experience or 2 yr. technical certification with 6 years working experience.

Minimum knowledge, skills and abilities required of the position

Possesses good verbal and written communication skills. Has the ability to work with other personnel, departments, and organizations as part of a team. Computer proficiency; experience using technology.

Any certificates, licenses, etc. required for the position

EEI Tech Test


EEO Statement: The Entergy System of Companies provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty, or status as a protected veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. The Entergy System of Companies complies with applicable state and local laws governing non-discrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment including, but not limited to, recruiting, hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leaves of absence, compensation, and training.

The Entergy System of Companies expressly prohibits any form of unlawful employee harassment based on race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, national origin, age, genetic information, disability, or veteran status. Improper interference with the ability of the Entergy System of Company employees to perform their expected job duties is absolutely not tolerated.

Entergy provides reasonable accommodations for online applicants. Requests for a reasonable accommodation may be made orally or in writing by an applicant, employee, or third party on his or her behalf.

Additional Responsibilities: As a provider of essential services, Entergy expects its employees to be available to work additional hours, to work in alternate locations, and/or to perform additional duties in connection with storms, outages, emergencies, or other situations as deemed necessary by the company. Exempt employees may not be paid overtime associated with such duties.

Pre-employment Testing: One way that Entergy has found to identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs is through pre-employment testing. If this position does require an EEI test, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting. If you are invited to a test session, we strongly recommend you review and complete the practice test as well as review the testing brochure for your respective test. The test brochure will give you critical information on the test such as time allocated and number of questions. Also, keep in mind that the actual test is timed; you should practice timing yourself while doing the practice tests. The practice test information and test brochures can be located by going to the EEI website, http://www.eei.org/practicetests , Logon ID: entergy, password: practice test (2 words).

In addition to EEI testing there is also Fit-for-Duty testing which will identify and assess the abilities and skills needed for certain jobs. If this position does require Fit-for-Duty testing, the type of test will be located under the qualifications section of the job posting.

Nearest Major Market: White Plains

Nearest Secondary Market: New York City

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