Electric Boat

Structural Draftsman Learner

Requisition ID
US-CT-New London
Remaining Openings
Post End
1st, 2nd


General Dynamics Electric Boat 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

Positions available for Structural/Arrangement Senior Designers, Designers and Draftsmen with the ability to produce deliverables to support the development of products from design sketches, layouts and/or concepts, manufacture, assembly and test.

Education/ Experience


  • High School diploma/GED or Vocational High School diploma with relevant work experience between 0 and 2 years. 

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



  • Two year Technical School/College preferred. 
  • Candidates who have successfully completed the CT Department of Labor Eastern Workforce Investment Board Training Program (www.ewib.org) are preferred.


  • Structural aptitude
  • Knowledge of Microsoft products
  • Familiarity with design practices/rules and CAD tools (NX preferred)
  • Ability to perform design related math functions
  • Ability to read and interpret written instructions and drawings (blueprints)
  • Desire to develop skills through on-the-job experience and continued education to advance in the design profession
  • Familiarity with design standards, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (GD&T), military specifications, manufacturing processes, and lean design/manufacturing.


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