Electrical Drafter

Reports to: CLP Denver Office
Work Location: Greenwood Village, CO
Employment Type: Full Time - Salary

City Light & Power, Inc. has built a reputation as an innovative, reliable and responsive private utility development leader. Currently, CLP is seeking qualified candidates for a Drafter position with power systems design and drafting emphasis.

If you are highly motivated, energetic, and hardworking individual seeking to expand your power design and drafting career with a stable, innovative, and rapidly growing utility company, this is the position for you.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Create professional grade CAD drawings from engineering sketches and concepts.
  • Organize and put together design drawing submittals and construction drawing packages.
  • Update as-built CAD drawings per field red-lines.
  • Draft electrical system operational site maps, single-lines, and schematics under senior designer/engineer’s supervision for all of CLP operations.
  • Keep up-to-date with latest GIS, CAD, and system modeling software features and use them to improve drafting quality and efficiency.
  • Develop and maintain CAD lisp routines (in AutoCAD) to automate drafting processes.
  • Create bill of materials (BOMs) for engineering projects.
  • Learn and maintain basic power engineering concepts and fundamentals.
  • Provide design and drafting support to each of the CLP sites as required.
  • Keep up-to-date with latest CADD technology developments and utilize them to increase productivity and efficiency.
  • Provide CADD user trainings to new engineers and drafters.

*Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Skills, Knowledge, Qualifications, & Experience:

  • 2-years Associate Degree in CADD and Design from accredited college.
  • Basic understanding of medium voltage electrical substations and distribution system configurations and functions.
  • Familiar with power systems component drafting and design.
  • Must have excellent analytical, organizational, verbal, written, and communication skills.
  • Must be a team player and be able to work with various partners from start to finish.


  • Up to 25% out-of-the-area and overnight travel may be expected.

 Work Authorization/Security Clearance:

  • You must be authorized to work in the US without sponsorship.  Military Base Security Clearance is required for this position.  Valid driver’s license and ability to travel if required.


  • CLP offers an excellent benefit package including health, dental, and life insurance, 401K, profit sharing, Paid Time Off, and holidays.

We are proud to be an EEO/AA employer M/F/Disabled/Veterans. We maintain a drug-free workplace and perform pre-employment substance abuse testing.