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CAD Drafter
Job Description
Area of Interest: Marine Operations
Location: Miami
State: Florida
Job Title: CAD Drafter

Job Description:

We are currently seeking a CAD Drafter! The CAD Drafter uses CAD software to provide updates and support CCL by preparing layouts, detail drawings, modifications, as-built, existing plans and storing information on CAD system for technical / marine projects.  Update ship’s information database making sure that all modifications to existing features are properly noted.  Details should include all views and dimensions as deemed necessary in order to view overall scenario and available space for planning and identifying the space capacity and functionality. Develop technical and marine knowledge in order to provide call outs and feedback when proposed changes to a technical project may impact other areas and drawings

Essential Functions:

  • Uses computer assisted design/drafting software such as AutoCAD and Photoshop to develop technical designs following CCL Drafting Standards.
  • Maintain library of technical drawings and specifications for equipment onboard CCL ships (AAQS (Advanced Air Quality System) , OWS (Oil Water Separator), piping, ballast water systems, among others. Verify the plan updates and revise if needed.
  • Constructs and develops final sketches of proposed drawing, checking dimensions and materials are scaled accordingly to determine proper spacing and planning.
  • Coordination and design of CAD drawing files for use on normal ship operations, special projects and prior, during and post dry dock periods for CCL Fleet.
  • Develop sketches and final drawings following markups provided by the Fleet Technical Document Center Manager, Project Manager or shipboard personnel.
  • Communicate with all departments that participate in ship projects to understand scopes of work and maintain detailed project documentation schedules. This will include providing feedback and call outs when proposed changes to a technical project may impact other areas and drawings.
  • Follow CCL procedures to communicate finalized drawings with all relevant parties including deliveries of digitized drawings and hard copies to all parties.
  • Carry out onboard inspections on dry dock and non-dry dock projects that affect technical drawings to determine as-built conditions of various drawings:  arrangement, fire and safety, piping, etc.
  • Converts existing production drawings to many file types and extensions for use on other compatible programs.
  • Maintains proper communication and Quality Assurance of new and revised prints.

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Associate’s Degree in Engineering, Design or Architecture.
  • Design experience essential as well as strong organizational skills and ability to handle multiple projects.  Experience with AUTOCAD and Photoshop is required.  Experience with Illustrator and additional design software is desired.
  • Technical Capacity, Communication proficiency, Strong Organizational Skills, Ability to multi-task, Problem Solving and Analysis and Collaboration Skills.
  • AUTOCAD, Photoshop and other design software that can help to render the overall views and dimensions.  Knowledge of Revit (BIM) a plus.

Benefits as a member of Carnival's Team:

  • A comprehensive healthcare program, dental coverage and flexible spending accounts.
  • Company-paid term life insurance and long term disability coverage, employee-paid optional life insurance and other voluntary insurance programs.
  • A 401(k) plan that includes up to a 3% company match after one year of service and a discretionary-profit sharing contribution in your second year of eligible employment.
  • Tuition Reimbursement that provides up to 75% reimbursement for company related professional career development.
  • Employee Stock Purchase plan that provides up to a 15% discount off the Fair Market Value of Carnival Corporation Common Stock.
  • Paid vacation and sick time.
  • Two complimentary "Fun Ship" cruises a year (based on available space and seniority) as well as discounted rates to friends and family in addition to other discounts to local and neighborhood vendors.
  • An on-site fully accredited preschool educational program that provides developmentally appropriate educational programming for families of children ages 6 weeks through 5 years of age and up to 12 years of age during school holidays and summer vacation in addition to drop-in care for those unexpected childcare conflicts.
  • An on-site Health and Wellness Center that provides a full range of activities including weight training machines, free weights, cardiovascular equipment, an aerobic center, massage therapy, certified personal trainers and a wide variety of other programs.
About Carnival Cruise Line

Carnival Cruise Line is the most popular cruise brand in North America and operates 25 ships designed to foster exceptionally fun and memorable vacation experiences at an outstanding value. Carnival Cruise Line is the leading provider of year-round Caribbean cruises and also operates seasonal cruises in Europe, Alaska, New England, Canada, Bermuda, Hawaii, Mexican Riviera and the Panama Canal. The brand caters to a wide consumer demographic, appealing to families, couples, singles and seniors alike. One common denominator among Carnival's guests is the desire for a truly fun, memorable and enjoyable vacation experience.

Carnival Corporation & plc and Carnival Cruise Line is an equal employment opportunity/affirmative action employer. In this regard, it does not discriminate against any qualified individual on the basis of sex, race, color, national origin, religion, sexual orientation, age, marital status, mental, physical or sensory disability, or any other classification protected by local, state, federal, and/or international law.

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