Full Time
Posted 5 months ago

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POSITION/JOB TITLE: Drafter           

DEPARTMENT: Engineering

REPORTS TO: Director of Engineering and Quality



Candidate must be reliable, accountable and flexible, taking responsibility for everything that pertains to their department. Prepare models and prints that show the details for a variety of machinery and mechanical tools. These models and prints indicate dimensions, fastening methods, and other requirements needed for manufacturing.



  • Assist workers in the operations of the drafting department.
  • Instruct and assist employees on the shop floor.
  • Produce documentation to support production. Document product data.
  • Produce documentation to support sales.
  • Communicate with other departments.
  • Keep department supervisor advised of work status, workload, problems, and progress, related to work assignments.
  • Produce documentation to support the end user.
  • Create, maintain and enforce a safe and efficient work environment.
  • Improve product design by identifying and implementing possible product and/or process improvements.


  • Deductive Reasoning: The ability to apply general rules to specific problems to produce answers.
  • Inductive Reasoning: The ability to combine pieces of information to form general rules or conclusions.
  • Solid understanding of mechanical principles and equipment operation.
  • Ability to read technical drawings.
  • Using mathematics to solve problems.
  • Ability to communicate information in one-on-one situations to supervisors and managers of the organization.
  • Specific knowledge of SolidWorks EPDM, ERP-Epicor, SQL databases, computer networking and Excel techniques.
  • Determining causes of operating errors and deciding what to do about it.



  • 2 year drafting degree preferred
  • A suitable combination of education and practical experience; or
  • Willing to train the right candidate with education



  • Physical requirements described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job.
  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to stand or walk.
  • The employee frequently is required to stand or sit for long periods of time.



  • Work performed in a shop and office environment.
  • Exposed to any number of elements. May require outdoor work.
  • This position is subject to random drug and alcohol testing.



  • The use of safety glasses and steel toed boots are required; other PPE as needed

Will be required to perform other duties as assigned.

Job Features

Job CategoryDrafter

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