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Product Design Drafter
Design Drafter Intern
The Design Drafter Intern provides computer-aided design (CAD) and detail drafting support to new product development and standard product support engineering activities. This position involves producing detailed drawings and simple layouts. This internship will be part-time (12-20 hours/week) during school year with a flexible schedule.
Graco is a global leader in the design, development, and manufacture of highly-engineered systems for numerous industrial and commercial applications. This position will support our Applied Fluids Technology Division (AFTD) in Minneapolis, MN. Products from AFTD are used to dispense high performance coatings and foams used in insulation and industrial coatings (http://bit.ly/1tVXcFx) . This division also includes advanced fluid dispense systems used in alternative energy, automotive and packaging industries (http://bit.ly/1ywIMe0).
CAD design & documentation:
Participate in design of new products in cooperation with a design team consisting of engineers, other designers, and lab technicians.
Produce CAD models/detail drawings of new products.
Revise and redraw as required, production drawings of existing standard products.
Use and apply Graco drafting standards.
Complete ECOs by utilizing PDM and other tools.
Other duties as assigned.
Looking for students entering their second year of a two-year technical degree.
Thorough knowledge of mechanical design drafting practices.
Capable of using and applying Graco drafting standards.
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Moog in East Aurora, New York is looking for a Design Drafter toReport to the
Supervisor of Drafting and under the specific direction of the responsible
Engineer, creates or modifies computer models and design layouts of newproducts; modifications or complete repackaging of existing or similar productsusing various manual and computer aided techniques.
Here's what you can expect as a Design Drafterat Moog ….
Convert the layouts into working detail drawings independently orby utilizing Drafters, Detailers or other Designers.
Participate as part of a product design and development team whichconsists of Design, Manufacturing, Product, and Quality Engineering
Work closely with Engineering, developing their thoughts andsketches into layouts, drawings, and schematics.
will have the latitude to make design decisions to the level mostcomfortable to the responsible Engineer
Minimum of an Associate's Degree in a technical major with 8 years ofproven design experience.
EOE/AA Minority/Sexual Orientation/GenderIdentity/Female/Disability/Veteran
What you will do
Provides drafting and design supportfor engineering departments by assuming full drafting responsibility forassigned projects from concept to customer, subject to supervisory review withlatitude for independent action to resolve most problems with marketing,manufacturing and vendors.
How you will do it
Prepare 3D CAD models, assemblies anddrawings. These tasks are to be completed at a rapid pace, with few errors anda high degree of thoroughness.
Prepares bills of material and inputsinformation into the Engineering Change system.
Support internal customer by addressingquestions and other support requests.
Assists in training and checking workof other designers as assigned by the supervisor.
Share technical and practical knowledgegained with team members.
Interacts with other team members toaccomplish tasks, achieve common goals, solve problems, resolve conflicts andmeasure achievement.
What we look for
Possess a solid understanding of standard mechanicaltechnical design and drafting principles, theories, concepts, techniques, andprocesses.
Knowledge of sheet metal parts, piping runs, electrical schematics,diagrams etc.
Willingness and ability to learn new 3D design software andworkflows.
Ability to work with minimal direction independently or as amember of a team.
Ability to organize and perform multiple assignments andresponsibilities.
Must be able to meet deadlines while maintain a positiveattitude.
Effective and professional communication skills includingthe ability to effectively communicate with internal customers.
Knowledge of air conditioning and refrigeration principles aplus
Associates/Technical degree and a minimum of 4 years' in adesign/drafting role in 3D CAD environment. Inventor or Pro-E experiencepreferred.
Ability to use a 3D DESIGN software in design, drawing,drafting and BOM tasks.
Working knowledge of MSOffice Suite (Word, Excel,PowerPoint, and Outlook).
Johnson Controls is an equal employmentopportunity and affirmative action employer and all qualified applicants willreceive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion,sex, national origin, age, protected veteran status, status as a qualifiedindividual with a disability, or any other characteristic protected by law. Formore information, please view EEO is the Law. If you are an individual with a disability and you require anaccommodation during the application process, please visit www.johnsoncontrols.com/tomorrowneedsyou.
CAD Drafter - Custom Ceiling Solutions Design
CAD Drafter – Custom Ceiling Solutions Design
WAVE (Worthington Armstrong Venture) - Alpharetta, GA
We are looking for a CAD Drafter to join our team who is proficient in 2D design drafting using AutoCAD 2014.
The CAD Drafter provides support to Product Development, Sales, Customer Service, Manufacturing, Distributors, Installers and Architects in the design and drafting of building construction assemblies and components for custom suspended ceiling systems, from high level concept sketches to detailed Architectural specification drawings. Working from a customer order specification, the CAD Drafter converts the specification to a detailed drawing that can be used for manufacturing and installation in the field by the end customer. Experience with architectural details fabrication and assembly of typical building components required.
2D drafting of component level parts and sub-assemblies, including those generated from 3D solid models
3D solid modeling with AutoCAD Inventor is a plus
Technical knowledge of mechanical elements and construction to support preparing technical specification of products
Familiarity with shop fabrication methods (sheet bending, welding, cutting, and typical fabrication operations)
Review specification/request and identify missing or additional information needed to complete the design project
Effectively interact with customers, customer service, sales and manufacturing personnel by phone, email and in person to gather information needed
Work directly with customers and manufacturing before, during and after assembly phase of projects, as needed
Deliver accurate drawings that meet or beat expected turn-around timing
Prepare printed drawings for manufacturing personnel
Prioritize effectively, manage multiple tasks and meet deadlines in a fast-paced environment with changing priorities
Complete design projects and carry out responsibilities with minimal supervision
Flexible and adaptable to change
Demonstrate commitment to Safety, LEAN, Continuous Improvement and Teamwork
Education and Work Experience:
Associate degree or Certificate in Computer-Aided Design, Engineering or Computer Science or equivalent work experience
3 years of 2D design drafting using AutoCAD 2014
3D solid modeling using AutoCAD Inventor preferred
5 years' experience with Architectural/Building Products
Proficient with Microsoft Office products
WAVE is an AA/EEO/Veterans/Disabled Employer.
Audio Visual Systems Design / Drafter
Audio Visual Systems Design / Drafter
Main Objective: Develop CAD designs for AV hardware systems to support the coordination and installation of operating room integration products. Proactively prepare for new projects by requesting information, identifying key requirements, conducting inventory of all equipment/materials and resources to coordinate a successful project installation. Provide exceptional customer satisfaction, quality work, timely and efficient work flow to support a profitable operation.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Develop CAD designs for AV hardware systems and their interconnectivity to include rack elevations, one-line drawings, and low voltage cabling drawings.
Complete design and drawing revisions per review feedback.
Establish and implement standard operating procedures for assigned projects as it relates to drafting and drawings for AV systems.
Review and complete required documentation including Request for Information, equipment order and change order forms with project management team.
Release scope of work statement for build with drawings and required documentation.
Provide field installation miscellaneous cables and parts list to project management team.
Create cable pull schedules for release to installation teams.
Provide hardware configuration and conduct baseline hardware testing.
Manage project escalations and complete any required change orders.
Serve as liaison amongst different departments throughout projects and ensure all parties have updated information, documentation, and drawings.
Perform R&D tasks both in house and in the field as needed for equipment used by integration team.
Works primarily unassisted or with minimal supervision and instruction while performing duties.
Attend required job related trainings, meetings, and interfaces with other departments.
Travel up to 20% domestically and potentially internationally
Incidental Duties: The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and indeed additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.
Education and Experience:
High school diploma or equivalent required. Bachelor's Degree preferred.
Minimum of three years of audio video installation and project flow experience.
Minimum one year experience providing customer service and/or training in network solutions.
Experienced and proficient in design using AutoCAD
Medical field/device experience preferred
CTS-D certification is preferred.
Knowledge and Skill Requirements/Specialized Courses and/or Training:
Knowledgeable in construction practices, architectural drawing standards, ADA compliance, and all other AV related standards and / or practices
Exceptional problem solving and troubleshooting skills
Possess a high degree of self-reliance, initiative and creativity.
Exceptional self-management and organization skills
Experience with project management systems, preferably MS Project. Microsoft Office Suite, database, and statistical programs.
Physical Demands: The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of the job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to sit; use hands and fingers, to handle, or feel; and reach with hands and arms. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 20-30 pounds.
All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or protected veteran status.
Flowserve is the recognized world leader in supplying pumps, valves, seals, automation, and services to the power, oil, gas, chemical, and other industries. With more than 18,000 employees in more than 55 countries, we combine our global reach with a local presence.
A.S. in Industrial Design or Engineering Graphics; or a minimum of 3 years relevant drafting experience.
Skilled in AutoCAD Mechanical
Familiarity in Autodesk Inventor (preferred) or other 3D solid modeling software.
Proficiency in Microsoft Office software required. (Familiarity with Flowserve Imager, EIS, PRMS is a plus).
Detail oriented with a focus on first-time quality, able to check drawings
Able to collaborate and problem-solve with others in a team setting
Able to meet metrics for productivity and meet deadlines on a high volume of tasks
Able to work overtime on short notice to support urgent jobs
Good verbal and written communication skills.
Flowserve is seeking an AutoCAD Design Drafter to accurately prepare assembly, detail part, and drawings to support customer proposals, current jobs, and repairs for mechanical seals and welded bellows used in industrial operations. The Drafter will be a part of a virtual team of drafters, so there is technical support through co-workers, along with complex work and consistent job flow. Duties include:
Create, update, and maintain drawings in AutoCAD Mechanical, adhering to Flowserve Engineering Standards and common design best practices.
Apply knowledge of our products, drawing tools, and drawing systems so as to contribute fully to daily operations and the resolution of technical issues.
Support Customer Service, Purchasing, and Manufacturing as required, and on tooling issues and the non-conformance process.
Support Sales by supplying drawings to customers and to Manufacturing. This includes quick response competitor change-out orders.
Support Applied Technical Solutions group on trouble jobs and warranty support.
Support Product Development engineers on testing, special design development support, and projects.
Maintain safety awareness. Apply and promote safety into the design of products.
- Background in rotating equipment, mechanical seals, API Piping Plans or Engineering Technology Degree highly desirable
Primary Posting Location:
Woodridge, Illinois US
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Percentage of Approximate Travel Required:
Job Posting Category:
United States of America
Auto req ID:
Design Drafter II
Project Design and Implementation Engineering designs and implements custom projects involving the integration of diesel and natural gas generators, switchgear, Combined Heat & Power systems and controls automation systems. This position is a design drafting position that will work on electrical systems for switchgear, controls and CHP systems, primarily in the electrical design and panel layout area. The position requires an experience and capability in AutoCAD Electrical and its associated drafting automation tools and reports.
Develop CAD models of complex components and assemblies, and revise existing CAD drawings which require more extensive interpretation of practices and procedures.
Provide design concepts and recommend design alternatives in alignment with product design requirements.
Work independently with limited work direction from Engineering Managers, Technical Project Leaders, and Responsible Design Engineers, and other Design Drafters when directed.
Provide work direction to other Design Drafters on assigned projects.
Complete other tasks as assigned.
Participate in the selection of new processes, equipment, and tools when consulted.
Act as a coach and mentor in Drafting and Design related subjects including Drafting Standards, Design Standards, Work Instructions, Policies and Procedures.
Occasional interaction with external customers and suppliers.
Participate in engineering project planning meetings to be the voice of Design Drafters.
Recognize own deficiencies and works to improve own skills.
Act as a coach and mentor in Drafting and Design related subjects including Drafting Standards, Design Standards, Work Instructions, Policies and Procedures.
Associates technical degree or higher in engineering or related field from an accredited program.
Intermediate to advanced technical experience required.
Demonstrated design expertise in specific mechanical, electrical and/or electronic areas.
Advanced knowledge of typical industry related Drafting Standards, Design Specifications, Engineering Standards, Industry Standards, and Product Lifecycle Management related Policies-Procedures.
Familiar with the principles, techniques, and procedures related to the most common range of mechanical and/or electrical product design methodologies and processes most utilized by Cummins (harnesses, schematics, castings, fabrication, machining, etc.).
Familiar with the principles, techniques, and procedures and effective utilization of CAD Data Management and Product Lifecycle Management methods, systems, and/or applications.
Effective written and verbal communication skills (communicating to internal and external customers, peers, stakeholders, etc.).
Basic knowledge of Microsoft Office applications and operating computer systems.
High level skills in the use of CAD systems, including most options and modules, and skilled in typical computer tools.
Design and Draft Electrical and Mechanical projects for Lean Burn Natural Gas, Switchgear and Diesel Generators
Utilize AutoCAD to design Process and Implementation Diagrams.
Utilize CREO for 3D Design of isometric piping and enclosures.
Ensure on time delivery of all project designs.
Cadd Drafter I, Design
Business Line Environment
Position Title CADD Drafter I, Design
United States of America - North Carolina
AECOM is actively seeking a creative, highly talented CADD Drafter I, Design for immediate employment in the Morrisville, NC office. AECOM is proud to provide our employees with exciting, challenging projects.
Provide CADD services using AutoDesk suite of products (AutoCAD, AutoCAD Map/Civil) to support a broad array of environmental permitting, remediation and BIM type projects. Candidate will be tasked with generating maps, plans, models, elevations, sections, floor plans, and sketches. Duties include creating new CAD files and modifying existing files based on project needs. Knowledge of CAD fundamentals and techniques related to data manipulation, generating/scaling/modifying viewports, creating and editing features and attributes, applying/modifying dimensioning, and applying/editing/scaling text in proportion to both model space and paper space. Applicants will need understanding of universal coordinate systems, projections and coordinate conversions. Candidates must be comfortable with the use of xreferencing, plotting, etc.
The responsibilities of this position include, but are not limited to:
Ability to generate new and modify existing CAD drawings using standard drafting techniques
Possesses basic and moderate CAD literacy with emphases on drafting, modifying, scaling and dimensioning commands
Understands the use and manipulation of universal coordinate systems, projections and coordinate conversions
Thorough understanding and competency in xreferencing, model versus paper space setups, and managing viewports & layers
Proficient communication skills and the ability to effectively work with non-CAD oriented staff
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Must be detail oriented, thorough, well organized and effectively manage time
Team player with excellent listening skills and diplomacy; willingness to work with multiple different colleagues on a variety of initiatives
Ability to work in a high-paced environment with a sense of urgency
Strong organizational skills – ability to handle multiple tasks simultaneously
Consultative, service-oriented mindset and collaborative problem-solving skills
Proactive and goal-oriented, with the ability to work independently and manage change effectively
Due to the nature of the work, US Citizenship is required
Familiarity with Revit, application macros and/or working with vector based data from other platforms (GIS/GPS) a plus
Some experience with SketchUp also a plus
What We Offer
AECOM is a place where you can put your innovative thinking and business skills into high gear and work alongside other highly intelligent and motivated people. It's a place where you can apply your skills to some of the world's most challenging, interesting, and meaningful projects worldwide. It's a place that values the diversity of our areas of practice and our people. It's what makes AECOM a great place to work and grow. AECOM is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
At AECOM, employee's safety and security are our top Safeguarding core value. All employees are expected to set the highest level of safety expectation in their work, display the highest level of safe behavior, and actively participate in AECOM's Safety For Life Program. SH&E is a part of our company culture and participation is required for all employees.
NOTICE TO THIRD PARTY AGENCIES: Please note that AECOM does not accept unsolicited resumes from recruiters or employment agencies. In the absence of a signed Recruitment Fee Agreement, AECOM will not consider or agree to payment of any referral compensation or recruiter fee. In the event a recruiter or agency submits a resume or candidate without a previously signed agreement, AECOM explicitly reserves the right to pursue and hire those candidate(s) without any financial obligation to the recruiter or agency. Any unsolicited resumes, including those submitted to hiring managers, are deemed to be the property of AECOM.
Job Category Designer / Drafting / CADD / CAD
Business Group Design and Consulting Services Group (DCS)
Country United States of America
Position Status Full-Time
Requisition/Vacancy No. 192406BR
Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability or protected veteran status.
3D Design Drafter
We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities.
We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference.
Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD. A Brief Summary of This Position: The 3D Support Drafter is part of the Drafting team and regularly interfaces with the Company’s structural engineers and project managers and administrators.
This Individual Contributor role is responsible for creating submittal and shop drawings utilizing our AutoCAD systems and tools. In addition, this individual also supports the creation of 3D models utilizing Solidworks or Inventor to support projects that transition our processes to a 3D submittal and shop drawing environment and support our Configure-Price-Quote tool. In addition, the incumbent should have experience with integrating the models with the PDM system requirements.
This position requires leadership abilities with people in all departments in order to maintain amiable and profitable relationships in inter-departmental communication. He/she provides feedback to applicable departments on customer requirements, manufacturing or fabrication changes and drafting procedure changes. The incumbent reads and interprets customer specifications, plans and other order information required to complete customer orders.
He/she is responsible for identifying any inconsistent, conflicting or missing customer information and determining the correct course of action to resolve the issues in conjunction with the Project Manager, Drafting Supervisor and Engineer. The Design Drafter is also responsible for reviewing all internal documentations for compliance to customer specifications, and current manufacturing capabilities. Any identified discrepancies shall be brought to the attention of the responsible department for resolution.
This energetic, self-motivated professional must demonstrate the ability to read and understand layout and detail drawings and technical documents. The 3D Design Drafter must have the ability to complete a high volume of work with minimal supervision. Essential Functions:
This position reports to the Manager Business Integration Must be able to work accurately with large volumes of figures, and to evaluate specifications and read blueprints to ensure that the overall project is accurate and complete Collect technical information in a manner which provides quick understandable knowledge of customers Must have the ability to create or check the following items: General arrangement drawings Anchor bolt plans Foundation plans and details Grounding plans and details Material lists Catalog cuts of equipment and/or material for construction reference manuals Tube cutting schedules Bolt counts Structural shop and erection drawings for steel structures and modular bus assemblies Must work with the Sales and Design Engineers, Detailing, and Manufacturing to collect all information, and maintain good relationships. Analyze all information necessary to process an individual order accurately and efficiently Maintain an awareness of current Drafting policies and procedures Maintain an awareness of current manufacturing capabilities and limitations Identify, recommend and help implement changes to standard designs to improve customer acceptance or reduce product cost Maintain appropriate professional competencies, certifications, licenses, etc., necessary to perform job duties Important Details about the Role:
Demonstrates full knowledge of Company’s Solidworks, Inventor and AutoCAD software systems including all in-house developed software programs and systems. Ensure that all work is completed in strict accordance with established procedures. Applies Company’s design and drafting standards, applicable industry and/or local jurisdictional code requirements, and specific customer requirements Uses Company’s engineering calculations for the design details for electrical conductors and equipment support structures Works overtime as needed to complete project tasks on schedule as requested by Manager Business Integration Works efficiently and must be task focused at all times realizing that early completion of any task is important to the success of the project as a whole and to a greater extent the success of the Company Assists in developing the new 3D models for our traditional product lines Must have PDM experience with regards to data management and parameters.
Ability to provide input regarding improvements to our system. Works with project management, to resolve or remove any impediments to the successful completion of the project Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities): Preferred Bachelor’s with 3+ years relevant experience or Associates Degree with 5+ years relevant experience or 7+ years of relevant experience A suitable combination of education, training, and/or experience in 3D modeling and/or Auto Cad software will be considered in lieu of a degree Experience using Solidworks preferred but will consider other 3D prototyping platforms Experience with creation of assemblies, subcomponents and BOMs within a 3D system. Creating and modifying templates and models to adapt to customer specification changes Demonstrated ability reviewing and interpreting customer specifications Demonstrated ability to work independently with little or no supervision The ability to work in a fast-paced, deadline driven environment Demonstrated strong professional interpersonal, verbal, and written communication skills Demonstrated ability to keep a positive, professional attitude in a fast-paced environment subject to specific deadlines which must be met Must possess strong problem solving skills, with attention to detail and a number/math orientation Ability to work in, and be an integral part of a team environment Ability to identify, communicate and participate in process improvement opportunities aimed at reducing cost, improving efficiencies and increasing customer satisfaction Excellent customer focus, including positive customer feedback Decisive problem-solving ability and capability to assess people and situations with accuracy Confident self-starter with integrity and accountability Can conform to shifting priorities, demands and timelines through analytical and problem-solving capabilities Ability to lift up to 25 pounds occasionally, although most frequent lift is up to 20 pounds Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These
· Experience in modeling for a CPQ system · Participation in a project team setting up a PDM system and/or implementing 3D models into a process · Experience in the steel Lighting, Traffic or Communication Structures manufacturing market · Demonstrated leadership experience in small team projects Working Environment and Physical Efforts:
Work is typically performed in an office setting; however, incumbent may be required to go into the production, shipping/receiving areas or infrequently into the field environment where product is being installed. The incumbent is regularly required to sit for extended periods of time, as well as talk and listen on the phone and in personal conversations or meetings. Environment is fast paced and demanding most of the time.
Overtime may be required as needed. The employee frequently is required to use hands to finger, handle, or feel and reach with hands and arms while working in the office with various files and forms and while working on the computer. The employee is occasionally required to stand and walk when moving about the office, production or field environments.
Incumbent must utilize proper ergonomic safeguards such as monitor height and positions, keyboard location and height and proper wrists rests. The employee must occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds in working with office materials and computer equipment. Specific vision abilities required in this job include close vision, distance vision, peripheral vision, and depth perception. #LI-MB1 Valmont does not discriminate against any employee or applicant in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, genetic information, veteran status, disability or any other characteristic protected by law.
Reasonable accommodation may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. If you have a disability and require any assistance in filling out the application for employment, call (402) 963-1115 or email EEOCompliance@Valmont.com.
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