Engineering Draftsman

Building Automation / Automatisation du bâtiment Monroe, New Jersey


Position at Ainsworth

If you thrive in a team-oriented workplace that challenges your skills, to drive your career development, embraces diversity and rewards innovation, with competitive pay and great employee programs, join the Ainsworth, a subsidiary of GDI, team today! 

Position Summary:  

We have an opening for a full-time, Building Automation Controls Engineering Draftsman at our NY/NJ branch office. The Engineering Draftsman is responsible for the creation, organization, and tracking of construction project design documents and as-builts.  The Engineering Draftsman will report directly to the engineering manager and work closely with the design engineers to ensure they have timely support on each project.  The Engineering Draftsman will work professionally with both internal and external clients and will primarily as part of a team.  


  • Prepare comprehensive submittal packages in collaboration with design engineers.
  • Foster direct collaboration with engineers to expedite the timely completion of designed submittals.
  • Coordinate design turnover meetings involving engineers, project managers, and sales personnel.
  • Ensure seamless digital delivery of design documents to clients.
  • Assume responsibility for effective communication with engineers, project managers, and clients, contributing to efficient project submittal tracking.
  • Proactively seek and implement problem-solving solutions.
  • Collaborate with the engineering team to enhance drafting tools.
  • Liaise with field technicians to ensure the accuracy of as-built documents.
  • Create control system submittal drawings with precision.
  • Manage the acquisition and annotation of submittal cut sheets.
  • Develop startup forms and complete valve schedules.
  • Generate export files of bills of materials for project managers.
  • Design and create drafting symbols and objects in Visio.
  • Create software points within the controllers.
  • Maintain and update Click Up for project tracking.
  • Monitor and track submittal approvals throughout the project lifecycle.



  • 0-2+ Years of experience as a draftsman/engineer
  • High School or GED required.
  • Working knowledge of Visio, AutoCAD, and Microsoft Office Suite, Proficient with computers, Adaptable to new software
  • Experience working in the Microsoft Office Suite
  • Understanding of Microsoft Excel
  • Excellent organizational skills
  • Seeks a high level of quality in their work.
  • Ability to work as part of a team.
  • Attention to detail.
  • Willingness to learn and take on new tasks.
  • Presents a positive image for the company.
  • Seeks to exceed client expectations (internal and external)
Why work at Ainsworth (a GDI company) ? 
Ainsworth (a GDI company) is growing at an unprecedented rate and to help attract and retain top talent, we provide benefits on your first day with us. We offer a wide variety of benefits including the following:  
Benefits: Comprehensive health, dental and medical benefits, including wellness supports, RRSP matching and generous vacation 
Rewards: Service milestones and peer recognition plus Employee Discounts and Incentives 
Flexibility: Hybrid working models, where applicable 
Diversity: An inclusive organization that embraces diversity and belonging; work in a great team atmosphere with future potential for promotion within company 
While we appreciate all applications we receive, we advise that only candidates under consideration will be contacted. 
Ainsworth (a GDI company) is committed to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. Qualified designated group members are encouraged to apply as any reasonable accommodation of qualifications will be considered as per our Accommodation Policy, available upon request. 
Ainsworth (a GDI company) is an integrated multi-trade company, offering end-to-end services and solutions for all asset maintenance and refurbishment requirements of our customers. We are continually striving to create better and more advanced products as well as provide the highest quality service. We are rapidly growing and need talented professionals to help drive our vision at becoming the best multi-trade company in the country!  
Join us…. Make a difference.