Student Veterans of America Jobs

Welcome to SVA’s jobs portal, your one-stop shop for finding the most up to date source of employment opportunities. We have partnered with the National Labor Exchange to provide you this information. You may be looking for part-time employment to supplement your income while you are in school. You might be looking for an internship to add experience to your resume. And you may be completing your training ready to start a new career. This site has all of those types of jobs.

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Job Information

Actalent Autocad Drafter in St. Helens, Oregon


This Sr. level drafter position will require familiarity with steel sheet and shape shop fabrication drawings with some machining and structural design (wood fire burner, dryers, material handling.) The primary types of equipment they design and manufacture include air handling components, biomass combustors and ancillary equipment like screw bottom bins and material transport fans.

Interpret design sketches of system elements and developing complete fabrication and/or process installation drawings.

All drawings must follow "Their drafting standards" which they will learn when they start and contain all necessary dimensions, specifications/annotations for fabrication including weld symbols and a complete bill of materials with descriptions and weights.

They will be expected to check their own drawings prior to submitting them for formal checking.

Position will require some fabrication shop involvement and QC as well as possible periodic fieldwork that may include travel to project sites for field dimensioning and installation inspection maybe twice a year.

Must Haves:

Open minded to using AutoCad 2D

Interested in project work


-AutoCAD 2d





-Sheet Metal Fabrication


-Material Handling


Additional Skills & Qualifications:

This is not a hybrid role. They work 4 days 10 hrs (7am-5pm) a week with Fridays off. They will need to be fine with the commute to St. Helens. The manager commutes from Beaverton to St. Helens.

7+ years of Drafting experience with AutoCAD 2D

Must have past work examples to present

Degree not necessary

This person will need to have the desire to advance from drafter to head of this department with the current Design Manager planning to retire in a couple years. In those 2 years they will need to be open minded in using 2D modeling even if they are not an expert, Paul is willing to coach them up as long as they have some 2D experience. The ramp will start from simple drafting, to more complex drafting, to projects.

Nice to Have:

Familiar with P & ID (Process Instrument Diagram)

Experience Level:

Expert Level

About Actalent:

Actalent connects passion with purpose. Our scalable talent solutions and services capabilities drive value and results and provide the expertise to help our customers achieve more. Every day, our experts around the globe are making an impact. We’re supporting critical initiatives in engineering and sciences that advance how companies serve the world. Actalent promotes consultant care and engagement through experiences that enable continuous development. Our people are the difference. Actalent is an operating company of Allegis Group, the global leader in talent solutions.

The company is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications without regards to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information or any characteristic protected by law.