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CAD Drafter | Louisville, KY

Rainbow Design Services


Rainbow Design Services is a leading provider of CATV network engineering, field services, and GIS mapping services in the telecommunications industry. Due to an increase in workload, Rainbow Design Services is seeking full-time CAD drafters for entry level, 2nd shift positions (Mon-Fri 4:00pm – 12:30am).


The Drafter I is responsible for completing a range of entry level drafting assignments under the direction of the Production Supervisor. The Drafter I must be capable of analyzing existing source prints and producing an updated, more geospatially accurate map and database per customer requests. Previous GIS experience will aid the Drafter I in determining proper placement of utility poles, strand, and road base; these items must be quickly and accurately digitized using GIS-based CAD software to comply with strict customer-driven deadlines. The Drafter I is additionally responsible for performing QC checks on all completed maps and maintaining accurate records.

Experience with CAD software or ArcGIS is preferred but not required for this position. Rainbow Design Services provides paid training to entry level drafters in various CAD platforms. All tech-savvy applicants are encouraged to apply. Applicants with strong organizational skills and computer literacy (Windows OS) will be considered.

JOB TITLE:                 Drafter I (entry level)

DEPARTMENT:        Production

LOCATION:               Louisville, KY

SALARY:                    $14/hour + benefits

HOURS:                     Full Time, Mon-Fri 4:00PM – 12:30AM (with occasional overtime)


·        Utilize various CAD software (Bentley, Spatial, AutoCAD) to re-draft strand, poles, base, and text as dictated by source map

·        Adhere to project specifications set forth by customer

·        Perform quality control checks on all completed maps to ensure accuracy and overall aesthetic presentation

·        Monitor status of assignments and update supervisor of daily progress

·        Other duties as assigned


·        English fluency

·        High school diploma or GED equivalent

·        AutoCAD or MicroStation experience preferred

·        ArcGIS or Esri experience preferred

·        Ability to interpret schematics, source prints, and other field work

·        Strong Windows OS and Microsoft Office Suite skills

·        Excellent attention to detail and proofreading skills

·        Effective record keeping and document management skills

·        Ability to work in a high-pressure environment with aggressive deadlines


·        Group Health Insurance

·        Health Savings Account

·        Dental / Vision Insurance

·        Wellness Program

·        Paid Vacation

·        Paid Personal Days

·        Paid Holidays

·        Paid Training

·        401k Retirement Plan

·        Gym Membership Discount

In addition to these exciting benefits, Rainbow Design Services provides a casual dress code, team-oriented work environment, and ample opportunities for growth. Apply today if you are interested in the position and meet the qualifications!


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