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EIC Design & Drafting Manager


Location: Denver / Remote, Colorado / Remote US
Position Type: Full Time
Rqd Education: Bachelor's Degree
Rqd Experience: General Management
Date Posted: November 6, 2021
Reference Code: ZR_3_JOB


Possess and maintain broad and in-depth knowledge of principles, practices, procedures, and standards related electrical, instrumentation, controls, and automation systems and associated design efforts

Responsible for overall success and coordination of the design and drafting group

Responsible to provide direction and make final decisions within the design and drafting group

Support for group size, staffing, interview and hiring needs

Support for client interface including initial meet and greet, onsite meetings, business development, selling of services, project support 

Support for development of group related proposals and man-hour estimates

Responsible for initial design on projects including development of objective and scope

Support for project team roles and responsibilities

Support for coordination with other discipline groups

Responsible for design drafting standard workflow procedures and standards Supervisor role responsible for:

Coordination of design drafting team

Weekly group reports

Weekly billability reports and billability forecast

Timesheet approvals

Out of office request approvals, coordination of out of office times

Development and coaching of direct reports



Supervision and guidance related largely to overall objectives, critical issues, new concepts and policy matters. Check in on daily basis with supervisor.



Coordinate and review the work of up to 10 designers




Bachelor’s Degree in engineering from an ABET accredited curriculum or equivalent and 10 years of related working experience. Professional engineering registration is preferred.



Experience with Wind, Solar, Renewable Gas, Battery Storage Systems, either project development, engineering & design, construction aspects

Excellent communication skills






Extensive overtime may be required.



Travel will be around 15%-20%


SKILLS REQUIRED Personal “Soft Skills” Personal Skill Personal Skill Attitude, Organization/Multi-Tasking/Prioritizing, Attendance/Core Hours, Project Leader/Team Leader, Client Interface / Communication Skills, Supervisor Skills/Management Skills, Company Loyalty/Practice Core Values, Team Worker/Communication Skills, Learning New Skills/Self Starter, Time Management, Marketing Skills/Business Development, Travel as Required-Willingness/Ability, Mentoring Co-workers, Work Hours Required–Willing to Work OT


Department Requirements / Professional Skills Required Professional Skill Professional Skill, Accuracy/Efficiency/Speed, Lighting and Grounding Design AutoCAD 2D Skills X Lightning Protection System Design, AutoCAD 3D Skills, MV Power Distribution Design, Budget and Schedule Management, Microsoft Office Software Skills X Cable Design, Sizing and Selection, Microstation 2D Skills, Checking Skills (Dwgs & Spec), Microstation 3D Skills, Code and Regulation Knowledge, Knowledge of Construction Methods, Commercial Design Knowledge, OH Line Distribution Design, Construction/Job Site Experience, Panel Wiring, Layout, & Control Design, Drafting Skills/Drawing Presentation, Power & Control Design, Installation, Industrial Design Knowledge, Substation Design, Instrumentation Wiring, Loop Diagrams, Understanding of Department Procedures, Interdisciplinary Knowledge

CVG is an Equal Opportunity Employer (EOE) of Minorities/Females/Veterans/Disability. In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required Employment Eligibility Verification form (Form I-9) upon hire. CVG participates in E-Verify.  E-Verify is an Internet-based system that compares information from an employee's Form I-9 to data from U.S Department of Homeland Security and Social Security Administration records to confirm employment eligibility