Drafter Mechanical Job Description Sample
We are seeking an experienced Mechanical Drafter to join Westell's Engineering team. This position will be responsible for creating the part specifications, detailed assembly drawings, and Bills of Material required to productize the Engineers designs.
Duties and Responsibilities:
Create drawings for mechanical parts and assemblies.
Create and maintain Bill of Material (BOM) structures.
Create final assembly drawings.
Contribute to cross-functional design teams to create manufacturable products
Debug prototype designs to verify correct operation
Identify and specify components substitutions.
Resolve design problems.
Review and analyze specifications.
Coordinate directly with engineers and project managers to understand project requirements, verify design details and recommend modifications as needed according to company standards and best practices
Communicate with manufacturing personnel to create detailed assembly drawing and BOM structure to best support production needs.
Day to day product support sustaining activities.
Associate Degree (or equivalent) in Drafting and Design Technology
Experience with SolidWorks
Experience with MS Office
Sheet-metal design (forming, welding,.etc)
Willingness to step into any task in support of the group – even if it's outside typical job responsibility.
Good people skills
Familiarity with NEMA and Telecordia (GR-487) requirements
Familiarity with telecom equipment and concepts.
Familiarity with TL-9000 development concepts.
Time management skills.
Problem solving skills.
Ability to be pro-active with a sense of urgency
Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering.
Understanding of compliance requirements such as UL, NEBS and GR-487.
Experience with Agile
Experience with ProE
Experience with SAP
Experience MS Visio
Experience with SharePoint
Alternative manufacturing techniques: injection molding, deep drawing, etc.
Familiar with Structural Analysis (FEA)
Position Type: Full-Time Location: Knoxville, TN
FLSA Status: Non-Exempt Hourly/Salary: Hourly
Reports To: R&D Manager Department: R&D
Create detailed piece part drawings that meet engineering standards.
Review work on engineering designs for manufacturability, accuracy, and completeness.
Collaborate between engineering and production to resolve design problems.
Compute mathematical formulas to develop and design detailed specifications for components and machinery.
Generate CAD drawings and bill of materials.
Create and manage product related data in Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) software
Skills and Abilities:
Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
Strong sense of teamwork and professionalism
Ability to multi-task, meet deadlines, and remain organized
Experience with Microsoft office suite as well as ability to quickly learn software applications
3-5 years of related experience using CAD
Associates degree or Vocational Degree in Computer Aided Design/Drafting
Pumping Design Experience is a plus.
Mechanical Designer - Drafter
Responsible for the mechanical design/drafting of water treatment process equipmnet including, but not limited to, skid frames, pipe routing, major component placement,bill of materials and component design development.
Associate Degree in a designer/drafting related field and minimum (2) years experience with design/drafting of process equipment or other relevant experience.
Must have piping design experience
Demonstrated Experience with SolidWorks in both 3D modeling and 2D drawings.
Demonstrated experience with AutoCad
Must be able to read and understand Process & Instrument Diagrams.
Occassional physical exertion required when working on the shop floor and detailing as built drawings.
Proficient with Microsoft Office and the ability to learn other application software as applicable/when required.
Must be task and deadline oriented and able to work with little oversight on tight timelines.
Must be able to perform complex drafting tasks and prepare drawings of intricately designed parts and general assemblies.
Must be able to effectively and appropriately communicate verbally and in writing within and outside of the company.
Preference give to candidates with:
Ability to perform FEA Computations
Experience using SolidWorks Weldment and/or Solidworks Routing
Mechanical Designer / Drafter
Flux is currently searching for a Mechanical Designer to be part of our onsite team located in Hillsboro, OR. This person will be working with a global A/E-EPCM firm with more than 20 offices around the world and projects in more than 30 countries.
The Mechanical Designer will be responsible for detailed phases of industrial facilities system design work on major projects or total design work on projects of smaller or moderate scope.
Primary duties and responsibilities:
- Applies standard design techniques and procedures exercising judgment in making minor adaptations and modifications to design concepts.
- Receives instructions on specific assignment objectives, complex features and assistance in deriving possible solutions to unusual problems.
- Coordinates and directs the work effort of designers on the same project with some responsibility for checking portions of the completed drawings.
- Prepares addendums and bulletins. Initiates project change orders for submittal to the project manager.
- Attends construction meetings and produces site observation reports and final punch list. May trouble-shoot design problems in the field during construction.
- Develops an understanding for other discipline’s needs and requirements and relates them to own discipline and total project scope.
- Researches design options and documents findings for project engineer/architect.
- Checks design calculations and drawings.
- Processes shop drawings, checks to ensure quality accuracy and completeness.
- Has frequent external customer contact.
- May be requested to attend training to develop supervisory skills.
- May serve as lead on single discipline projects.
- May write portions of specifications and assist in preparing design and construction cost estimates.
Knowledge, skills, and abilities:
- Associate degree in the engineering or architectural fields preferred.
- Proficiency in AutoCAD is required.
- Able to conduct field verification for routing plans including climbing ladders, suiting up in a cleanroom suit, and some verification under 2ft raised floor while wearing a cleanroom suit.
Mechanical Unigraphics Drafter
A Mechanical Unigraphics Drafter job in Austin, Texas is currently available through Belcan with one of our Optical Communication Clients. You will be responsible to provide CAD drafting & documentation support for a team of Technology Engineers responsible for both new product development & existing product maintenance. To be considered for this role, you will need an Associates Degree in Mechanical Drafting or two plus years of Mechanical Drafting experience.
Mechanical Unigraphics Drafter Job duties:
Provide drafting and documentation support.
Generate, update CAD models and drawings using Unigraphics NX Software.
Manage bill of material configurations, product structures, and component details/ specifications in Enovia PLM Software Platform.
Prioritize and complete multiple tasks within specific time parameters.
Associates Degree in Mechanical Drafting or two years of Mechanical Drafting experience.
Basic drafting skills & mechanical aptitude.
Proficient with Unigraphics NX CAD Software System (Minimum 2 years of Unigraphics experience to be considered. Candidates that show less than 2 years of Unigraphics experience on the resume will not be considered).
Ability to generate drawings from preliminary concepts.
Proficient with Microsoft Office PC Software Suite.
Experience with manipulating various electronic file formats.
If you are interested in this Mechanical Unigraphics Drafter job in Austin, TX, please apply via the apply now link provided. Belcan is a leading provider of qualified personnel to many of the world's most respected enterprises.
We offer excellent opportunities for contract/temporary, temp-to-hire, and direct assignments in the engineering, IT, and professional fields. We are the employer of choice for thousands worldwide. Our overriding goal is to provide quality staffing solutions that help people, organizations, and communities succeed.
Belcan is a team-driven Equal Opportunity Employer committed to workforce diversity. For more information, please visit our website at http://www.belcan.com.
Drafter II - Mechanical
Our Tulsa office has an opening for a Drafter with 0-2 years of experience to work on pipeline and pipeline facilities projects. The drafter will, under the supervision of more experience drafters and designers, perform tasks associated with pipelines, compressor and pump stations, metering, storage, terminal, and related facilities.
The drafter at this level is primarily focused on learning drafting and engineering procedures under the direct supervision of more experienced drafters and designers. This is an entry level position.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.
Prepares drawings, sketches, and layouts using basic drafting techniques.
Revises or changes drawings as directed.
Performs routine dimensional calculations.
Lays out and draws simple drawings, charts, graphs, or diagrams based upon information provided by a more experienced drafter or designer.
Maintains drawing files, assists in the assembly of engineering packages, and makes copies of drawings.
Creates or revises word processing, spreadsheet, or database files as directed.
Prepares basic drawings of systems or project features from sketches and marked up prints.
Copies or revises drawings based on sketches, verbal, or written instructions.
SUPERVISION: The drafter at this level is closely supervised to insure accuracy and to promote learning. Procedures, techniques, and final products for each assignment are clearly defined. Work is checked during progress and reviewed for accuracy upon completion.
TRC offers advancement potential and a competitive compensation and benefits package including a 401k plan with a company match. For more information please visit our website at www.trcsolutions.com.
EOE Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled
EDUCATION: High School Diploma (or G.E.D.). Associates degree preferred
EXPERIENCE: An Associates degree in drafting or an equivalent combination of drafting courses and work experience.
Requires good communication skills.
Must be able to clearly communicate to other team members and client personnel.
REASONING ABILITIY: Able to identify problems and seek solutions from more experienced drafters and designers.
OTHER SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Completion of drafting courses in high school, college, or trade school is preferred.
Knowledge of the operation of a Windows PC is required.
Knowledge of the operation of AutoCAD is required.
Experience in CADWorx is preferred.
Experience in spreadsheets, word processing is preferred.
Strong attention to detail is required.
Ability to work in a team environment is required.
Ability to occasionally work in excess of a normal 8 hour work day is preferred.
Ability to occasionally travel (<10%) is="">10%)>
PHYSICAL DEMANDS: There are no special physical demands associated with the performance of this job. Some crawling and climbing may be required when visiting project sites.
WORK ENVIRONMENT: This job will require a majority of work to be performed in a well lighted, temperature controlled office setting. Some activities may require overnight travel to field locations and client offices. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions of this job.
WesTech Engineering Inc. has an immediate need for a Drafter 2 position. This role is responsible to participate in and oversee automated drafting activities in such specialized areas as engineering, electrical, or architecture for the purpose of laying out and preparing structural, mechanical & engineering drawings for new or existing water, wastewater & industrial equipment, and systems.
This is the intermediate designer level. The employee works in a developing capacity with increased responsibility for performing a range of detailing & designing assignments.
Essential Job Functions
Draws structural, mechanical and engineering details of equipment, structures, and more using AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidWorks &/or Creo (PRO-E).
Details geometries, utilities and structures, and computes necessary dimensions.
Computes and verifies mathematical data.
Performs related work as assigned.
Utilizes engineering handbook, design manuals, other sources such as part catalogs to find additional data.
Work as a member of a design team within a Production Group.
Work in a productive manner.
Utilize knowledge of various drafting packages and software to complete drawings.
Interprets contract drawings & specifications in order to produce accurate drawings.
Determines materials necessary to meet planning criteria, coordinates the work, and changes as necessary. (e.g. fabrication shops)
Checks computed data and updates and corrects drawings and computations.
Visits sites to obtain additional data, measurements, and/or photographs.
Maintains sets of drawings, drawing changes, and daily reports for projects.
Prepares a variety of detail drawings that are clear & complete the first time.
Creates detail drawings from sketches or layouts.
Changes design to meet required specifications.
Investigates alterations to designs for improved performance.
Exercises independent judgment in selection of scale and proper views and decides upon necessary dimensions and proper placement on drawings.
Works from verbal instructions and sketches.
Makes accurate scale layouts of parts and assemblies for systems of considerable complexity showing specification tolerances, dimensions, and material to be used.
Prepares detailed designs, re-designs or modifications of parts, assemblies, electronic devices or other mechanisms.
Responsible for verifying accuracy of work performed by other designers.
Be aware of budget and schedule constraints on all work. Make every effort to complete assignment on time and on schedule.
Visually compare design of component, or other equipment with drawing of parts, matching coordinating points for accuracy of fit.
Other duties as assigned or requested.
- High School diploma or equivalent.
Experience: 1 + years of total experience including six months experience equivalent to a Designer 1
Knowledge of the function and operation of AutoCAD, Inventor, Solidworks and/or Creo (PRO-E).
Knowledge of nomenclature and conventional symbols of structural, mechanical and engineering drawings.
Knowledge of practices followed in the preparation of engineering structural and mechanical plans.
Knowledge of design concepts, planning, techniques, including design manuals, standard plans and specifications, and engineering and drafting practices.
Knowledge of scale determination and conversion.
Knowledge of checking survey notes and computations.
Knowledge of trigonometry, geometry and general mathematics used in the work.
Ability to prepare layouts, and drawings neatly, accurately, and legibly.
Ability to make accurate drawings to scale from field notes, design drawings, sketches, and verbal instructions.
Ability to read and interpret plans required in the interpretation of drawings.
Ability to prepare scale and full-size detailed working drawings.
Ability to make mathematical calculations related to the work.
Ability to understand and carry out detailed, technical instructions.
Ability to maintain records and drawings relative to the work.
Ability to maintain effective working relationships with private, public, local, state, and federal personnel as well as other department personnel.
Ability to communicate effectively.
Ability to maintain favorable public relations.
Solid understanding of drafting techniques and familiarity with Engineering terminology.
Education: Associates Degree or equivalent.
May require periodic travel.
Depending on seasonal workloads and/or group needs, employees of the different units may be temporarily assigned some duties typical of other unit specific designer-related tasks.
Must be able to work at a desk computer/phone system
Some lifting may be involved, specifically when in the warehouse area(s)
When at job sites, will be required to inspect equipment. This may involve:
Bending/stooping/walking on ladders, walkways, catwalks, (may involve heights).
Exposure to elementsl; cold, heat, wet, and/or dark. May be in a safety harness
Wehn in fabrication shop, may involve utilizing hand in and around mechanical parts
Comply with all safety regulations
May be required to be clean-shaven for proper respiratory equipment
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Mechanical Designer Drafter (20180530)
ABSL Space Products (ABSL) is the world-leading manufacturer of Lithium-ion batteries for space applications. We are seeking talented individuals who have the self-motivation and desire to become world-leaders in their field to join our office in Longmont, Colorado.
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced drafter-designer with at least 5 years of experience to join a growing international space component supplier.
Main Responsibilities of Job:
This position will support the generation of space battery designs in close coordination with Design Engineers
Drafter-Designer will utilize SolidWorks to design parts and assemblies under the direction of the Project Engineer
Drafter-Designer will generate 2D drawings conforming to ANSI drawing standards for part fabrication
Drafter-Designer will generate 2D assembly drawings detailing the assembly standards and processes required for assembly
Report directly to the Engineering Manager
A minimum of an associates degree in a technical discipline such as engineering, math, or physics required
Minimum of 3 years' work experience with SolidWorks required
Significant experience with ANSI drawing standards required
Experience designing parts for manufacturability required
Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) and the ability to work within a close knit team to strict deadlines
Space or Aerospace industry specific experience preferred, other highly regulated industry experience considered
Knowledge of, or experience with lithium-ion batteries advantageous
Experience with OrCAD or other electrical schematic drafting software highly desired
Job Location Longmont, Colorado, United StatesDepartmentEnerSys Advanced Systems Position TypeFull-Time/Regular
Mechanical Design Engineer Drafter - Temporary
Gatan, Inc. is the world's leading manufacturer of instrumentation and software used to enhance and extend the operation and performance of electron microscopes. The Gatan name is recognized and respected throughout the worldwide scientific community and has been synonymous with high quality products and the industry's leading technology.
Gatan is looking for a temporary ME Drafter who will be responsible for providing drafting support for new and ongoing engineering projects. This position is located in Pleasanton, CA.
ESSENTIAL SKILLS AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Provides drafting support (using Inventor) for new and ongoing engineering projects.
Prepares 2D drawings of parts and assemblies based on existing 3D designs and provided mark-ups
Checks and verifies 3D assembly structures and BOMs for accuracy and supports related ECO/ECR entry and data release in PLM system (Agile)
Minimum 5 years of related experience in mechanical drafting/design field
Inventor 3D software preferred but other 3D package knowledge acceptable
Understands 3D model structure, creation of corresponding 2D files, dimensioning, BOM preparation and review.
Working knowledge of Agile PLM software (preferred but not required)
We are seeking a candidate for a CAD Drafter position for one of our prestigious clients. This person will assist in various CAD tasks.
CAD Drafters are responsible for producing drawings which meet our customers expectations in preparation for production. They may be required to gather information and produce shop drawings for specific projects, review drawings for accuracy, revise and update drawings for approval by customers, and prepare drawings for production. CAD Drafters will work directly under the Project Manager, but at times may need to contact customers for more information on a project or check with production to ensure conformity to specifications.
Compensation: $19-22/hr (depending on experience).
Full time position plus OT, health insurance, 401k, and paid vacation.
Applicant must possess the following skills:
Associate’s Degree in a technical field or extensive CAD experience is preferred.
Previous drafting experience is preferred.
Ability to read information and instructions and interpret and analyze contents from materials such as technical reports.
Ability to perform computations or analyses using basic statistical, financial, or logical concepts, or complex mathematical concepts.
Ability to solve problems that are frequent and unique. CAD draftsman may need to use creativity and judgment due to frequently changing conditions.
Ability to complete tasks with latitude to decide what work will be required well in advance of actual activities.
Ability or knowledge of using the following machines, tools, equipment, electronic devices and software; Outlook, Excel, Inventor.
Must also be willing to learn new CAD software as necessary.
CAD Drafter, Associate Degree, AutoCAD, Solidworks
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