Drafter

Drafter

Overview:

  • Lays out complete products and prepares assembly and detail drawings, following the general instructions and directions of a designer within the timeframe and quality set forth by customer.

Reports To:

  • COO

Travel:

  • 75%

Essential Functions:

  • Prepares layouts, assembly, and detail drawings for new or improved products, test equipment, tools, fixtures, and gauge design.
  • Prepares initial drawings on designated test apparatus and monitors results.
  • Update drawings per customer’s request via e-mail (As-built)
  • Analyzes various design requirements and recommends possible solutions or alternate constructions.  
  • Provides information when required for cost estimating, such as blank layouts and processing sketches.
  • Travel to customer facilities and update / true-up AutoCAD Master Set.
  • Perform final inspection of completed projects to ensure conformance to Customer Quality / Layer Standards. 
  • Assists in the follow-up of prototype construction with outside vendors.
  • Secures quotations and expedites materials and delivery.
  • After drawings are complete, submit final draft for review.

Required Skills:

  • Soft skills: AutoCAD,  Microsoft Office
  • Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD to be utilized when developing and changing customers T-Drawings
  • Possess good interpersonal skills and ability to work in a team environment
  • Liaison with engineering personnel
  • Able to move from design concept to finished design, including layouts and tolerance valuations and detail drawings.
  • Write Method Of Procedure (Limited to just an entry type MOP) 
  • Ability to learn and execute established procedures and programs
  • Complete all applicable reports and required project documentation
  • Able to follow established procedures to complete required Facility Engineering Drafting.

Education & Experience:

  • One (1) to two (2) years’ college or trade school education in commercial architectural drawing / CAD design
  • Minimum five (5) years’ on-the-job experience.
  • An equivalent combination of education and experience may be substituted for formal training.
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Pass a physical examination
  • Negative drug screen

Personal Tools Required:

  • Smart Phone
  • Laptop
  • Camera