Mechanical Drafter

Mechanical Drafter

Mechanical Drafter (Oregon)

REPORTS TO:
Engineering Manager

OVERALL RESPONSIBILITY:

A TEKFAB Mechanical Drafter works with mechanical engineers to detail and draft engineering drawings of custom turnkey automated manufacturing systems.

KEY AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITY:

1. Liaise with project managers and engineers to acquire part/assembly requirements
2. Create part drawings and assembly packets
3. Update previous drawings to current standards
4. Explain drawings to production personnel as needed
5. Assist with purchasing
6. Be responsible for supporting innovative designs that meet and exceed the client’s needs
7. Perform other duties as assigned

REQUIRED SKILLS AND TRAITS:

1. Experience with 3D drafting software, SolidWorks preferred
2. Associate or bachelor’s degree in drafting or engineering, or equivalent experience
3. Comfortable working independently is required
4. Ability to visualize innovative solutions to challenging mechanical problems
5. Familiarity with mechanical machine design
6. Experience with pneumatic and hydraulic systems preferred
7. Ability to work effectively both independently and as part of a team
8. Strong attention to detail

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

1. Prolonged periods of sitting at computer
2. Extensive walking outside to different Company buildings
3. Twisting, turning, reaching, and bending
4. Must be able walk up and down stairs multiple times a day
5. Must be able to lift up to 35# occasionally

WORK ENVIRONMENT

1. Work generally performed in an office environment
2. At times working with automated and semi-automated industrial machines
3. At times may be required use power equipment
4. Extended hours may be required, including some weekends as needed
Job Type: Full-time