Mechanical Drafter 1 in Rapid Valley, SD at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 12/8/2019

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Job Description

Job #:  1025205
Workplace Environment:
  • Fast paced, supportive teamwork environment that promotes peer collaboration.
  • Modern, open concept office environment that is ergonomically and environmentally friendly.

Typical Day:
  • Create or modify 3D models and engineering drawings for use in manufacturing.
  • Verifying 3D models and engineering drawings meet the customers’ needs while also adhering to our Engineering Standards.
  • Use PLM software for storing CAD files, creating engineering notices, and maintaining Bills of Material.
  • Create engineering notices for all 3D model and engineering drawing changes and creations that adhere to our Engineering Standards.
  • Collaborate with Engineers and peers to troubleshoot design issues along with 3D model and engineering drawing issues and discrepancies.
  • Complete projects in a timely manner to meet customer due dates and the Teamleads’ project schedule.
  • Communicate to the Teamlead any delays or issues that are encountered during a project so that the project schedule can be kept up to date.
  • Core hours are 8:00-3:00 otherwise candidate can flex their schedule.

Education Requirement:
  • Minimum Technical school diploma or certificate in Computer Aided Drafting (or 5+ years of Computer Aided Drafting experience);
  • Preferred: AAS degree in Computer Aided Drafting

Technical Skills Required:
  •  Experience with Computer Aided Drafting Software; Basic Microsoft Office and Windows knowledge;

Desired Skills:
  • Experience with 3D CAD software (Preferably PTC Creo and/or Solidworks);
  • Good mechanical aptitude and 3D spatial awareness;
  • Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing;
  • Experience with Sheetmetal Design/Manufacturing, and/or Welding/Fabrication experience

Differentiating Factor:
  • More applicable on the job experience.
  • Be able to prioritize and adjust workflow to a constantly changing workload.

Soft Skills Required
  • Basic soft skills including verbal and written communication;
  • Basic problem solving and critical thinking skills.
  • Good organizational and time management skills;
  • Ability to multitask in a fast paced environment;
  • Flexibility to adapt to the frequent priority shifts of changing business demand.

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