Substation Draftsman

Posted 17 January 2024
Salary Competitive Salary (DOE)
Job type Permanent
Discipline Renewable Energy & InfrastructureSustainability

Job description

​We are seeking a highly skilled and experienced Substation Draftsman with a specialization in high-voltage projects. This role is based in Spain and involves the creation of detailed drawings and plans for high-voltage substations. The successful candidate will play a crucial role in the design and documentation phase of complex substation projects.


  • Create detailed and accurate drawings for high-voltage substations, including layout plans, elevations, schematics, and equipment details.

  • Work closely with engineering teams to interpret design concepts, technical specifications, and project requirements for incorporation into drawings.

  • Conduct thorough reviews of drawings to ensure accuracy, completeness, and compliance with relevant standards and regulations.

  • Generate and maintain project documentation, including drawing logs, revision history, and as-built drawings.

  • Collaborate with project managers, engineers, and other stakeholders to address design issues and ensure timely delivery of accurate drawings.

  • Stay updated on industry best practices, emerging technologies, and changes in regulations related to high-voltage substation design.


  • Diploma or degree in Drafting, Engineering Technology, or a related field.

  • Minimum of 2-3 years of experience as a draftsman, with a focus on high-voltage substation projects.

  • Advanced skills in AutoCAD or other relevant CAD software for substation design.

  • Familiarity with high voltage substation components, equipment, and layout requirements.

  • Proficiency in Spanish; knowledge of English is a plus.

  • Understanding of relevant industry standards, codes, and regulations governing substation design.

  • Strong attention to detail and accuracy in creating technical drawings.

  • Ability to effectively communicate with multidisciplinary teams and translate engineering concepts into visual representations.

  • Lastly, proven ability to identify and resolve design issues during the drafting phase.

In conclusion, be part of an organisation to drive the renewable energy revolution and contribute to a sustainable future.

How to Apply:

Please submit your resume and a cover letter outlining your qualifications and interest in the role to Catalina Fonrodona (c.fonrodona@greenrecruitmentcompany.com)