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Pipeline Drafter Resume

A Pipeline drafter is a person who handles the responsibility of preparing patterns or designs of pipelines, as per the requirement of the construction. Pipeline Drafters create the design of the pipelines taking idea from the engineer's plan and surveyor's advice. Earlier the designs were prepared manually, but nowadays they are created with the assistance of the computer. A Pipeline Drafter Resume can be drafted by those individuals who want to pursue a career in this particular field.


Drafters create designs using CADD (Computer Aided Design and Drafting). Drafters using this are known as CADD Operators. Nowadays, this special software is commonly used for the drafting of pipes, for the computer can also show 3D image of the final pipes. This feature is useful for identifying any wrong design and allowing it's fixing. The drafters have to mention all the technical details in the design. They have to give details about the type of material that will be used, the shape of the pipeline, its length and width etc. They also have to explain each and every dimension of the pipe's structure.

Drafters should have good engineering and mathematical skills. They must be very skilled in computer usage and especially in CAD.

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Pipeline Drafter Resume Sample


  • Name: Fred Moss
  • Address: 3401 Repelled Street, Detroit, MI 48207
  • Email:
  • Phone: (313) 593 – 3200
  • Date: December 9, 2011
Career Objective

I am looking forward to secure a position of a Pipeline Drafter in an esteemed organization, and use my technical skills for the betterment of the organization as well as the public.

Technical and Professional skills:

  • Very good drawing and drafting skills- I can draft from scratch using CAD software
  • Detail oriented
  • Working well both individually and in a team
  • Multi tasking abilities
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Good understanding of explanations, instructions and blueprints
  • Strong knowledge of the standards of pipe drafting
  • Good engineering and mathematical skills
  • In-depth and excellent knowledge of insulation and of high or low temperatures (or pressure) for pipes
  • Highly disciplined
  • Career and goal oriented
  • Hard working and effective employee

Work Experience

  • Designation: Pipeline Drafter
  • Name of the organization: State Oil Company Inc., Dallas, TX
  • Duration of the tenure: 2006–2008

Duties and responsibilities:

  • Maintained the existing pipes' drafts and drawings
  • Created and developed new station and facility piping
  • Managed and developed new guidelines for the creation of pipelines, for the rest of the aiding personnel
  • Provided support to the management when starting a new project
  • Helped in the training of the internships or new employees
  • Visited project sites, for correct data collection, in order to provide accurate pipelines drafts
  • Wrote status reports, as appropriate
  • Maintained the customer relationship, for best client satisfaction
  • Made sure all the tasks and projects are being finished on time, or even sooner, for maximum client satisfaction

Educational details:

  • Name of the program: Associates degree in Technical and Structural Engineering,
  • Name of the institution: UCLA, Los Angeles, CA
  • Year of passing: 2005


Will be available upon request.

Areas of interest:

  • Drawing and sketching
  • Computer
  • Engineering
  • Reading
  • Travelling

Other personal details:

  • Date of birth: October, 21 1987
  • Nationality: American
  • Marital status: Single
  • Driving license: B category, 2006

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