Electric Boat

Electrical Draftsman Learner

Requisition ID
US-CT-New London
Remaining Openings
Post End



General Dynamics is the world’s foremost designer and builder of nuclear submarines, the most complex machines made by man. The company’s industry leadership extends back over a century to 1899 when it produced the U.S. Navy's first commissioned undersea warship. Today, Electric Boat prides itself on being the premier shipbuilding company in the industry. We develop and apply state of the art technology to the design and construction of nuclear powered submarines. With a team of highly skilled and dedicated employees, we have successfully taken submarine technology to a new level.


General Dynamics Electric Boat is an Equal Employment Opportunity (EEO) employer.  It is the policy of the Company to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, transgender status, national origin, age, protected veteran or disabled status, or genetic information.

Job Description

There is presently a great need for highly-motivated entry-level Draftsmen with the ability to produce design deliverables from design sketches, layouts and/or concepts to support manufacture, assembly and test.  There are multiple openings within Electrical Design (D456).

Education/ Experience

High School diploma/GED or Vocational High School diploma with relevant work experience between 0 and 2 years.  Prefer 2 yr Technical School/College.



Desired qualifications:  Knowledge of Microsoft products, familiarity with design practices/rules and CAD tools, ability to perform design related math functions, ability to read and interpret written instructions and drawings (blueprints), and the desire to develop skills through on-the-job experience and continued education to advance in the design profession.  Familiarity with Electrical Design Systems, Cableways and Components a plus.  Familiarity with Design Standards, Military Specifications, Manufacturing Processes, Design for Six Sigma, Lean Design/Manufacturing is a plus.



Demonstrated proficiency in drafting (portfolio) with Computer Aided Design (CAD) is required (Autocad/CATIA/NX preferred).



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