Drafter/Designer in Radford, VA at Kollmorgen

Date Posted: 9/10/2020

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Candidates will have the opportunity in this role to learn and be mentored by some of our more experienced drafters and engineers. They’ll also leverage their current drafting skills through creating documentation on both brush and brushless motors. Our Drafters/Designers will spend time providing updates to drawings from Product Change Requests (PCR) and Engineering Change Orders (ECO) using their drafting-related skills with 2D and 3D CAD tools.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Prepare layouts or adaptations of electrical-mechanical equipment and special equipment for production, inspection, and test operations.
  • Consult with manufacturing, design engineering or others to obtain information concerning any special or unusual condition affecting application.
  • Create three dimensional models and require engineering documentation, drawings, Bill of Materials (BOMs) and material list as required.
  • Make corrections to existing drawings as assigned.
  • Check customer specifications for conformance to company standards and check detailed drawings of other drafters as directed.
  • May give initial consideration to desired purpose, such as increased production, change in design of production part and change in production method.
  • May work with customer specifications and/or engineering sketches to prepare design layouts of new products such as motors, generators and other electro-mechanical equipment.
  • May give consideration to both electrical and mechanical characteristics required and strive for maximum economy in manufacture consistent with essential strength, durability and other features demanded.
  • Perform various other related duties as required or directed.

Job Requirements

Critical Competencies

  • Knowledge of and ability to use 2D and 3D Computer Aided Design (CAD) tools, one year professional experience in 2D and 3D CAD preferred
  • Proficiency with Windows 10 Operating System
  • Understanding of Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) ASME Y14.5
  • Proficiency with Creo and Windchill
  • Electro-mechanical design experience a plus
  • Proficiency with Oracle or other Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) system
  • Ability to perform tolerance analysis
  • Enthusiasm to learn
  • Team Player
  • Problem solving skills

Education and Experience Requirements

  • Required: AAS Degree in Design or related degree or equivalent years of experience accepted

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