Designer II


JOB DESCRIPTION

 

DEPARTMENT:

Drafting

 

REPORTS TO:

Drafting Supervisor

 

JOB TITLE:

Designer II

           

JOB SUMMARY:

Works under the general supervision of the Drafting Supervisor to develop CAD parametric models and drawings for air cooled heat exchangers using Inventor and AutoCAD software.  Relies on experience and judgment to plan and complete projects on-time including design, drawings and product documentation.  Uses CAD automation tools to their fullest to minimize engineering effort on new projects.

 

 

QUALIFICATIONS

 

Minimum Education: 

Associates Degree* in Engineering related field

*An additional 5 years of applicable experience and Vocational/Technical Education in Design/Drafting and Mechanical Design or Equivalent can in lieu of the Associates Degree

 

Minimum Experience:

3-5 years in mechanical design

 

Skills Required (i.e. certifications, licenses, registrations, etc.):

  • 3D Modeling – Inventor
  • AutoCAD 2D
  • Knowledge of ISO, ASME Y14 ‘Drafting and Document’ standards, and Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
  • Familiarity with ERP (BOM) systems
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills are required
  • Metal fabrication – Cutting, forming, welding of structures or machinery

 

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Develop detailed 3D CAD models and 2D drawings, layouts, spreadsheets and tolerance stack-ups as assigned
  • Manages the design/drawing requirements for sub-assemblies of a project
  • Utilizes CAD automation tools wherever possible to drive productivity and accuracy within the design group
  • Works with Hudson Design and Drawing Standards to ensure work complies with the standards
  • Prepare and maintain project documentation and ensure compliance to internal and external standards as assigned
  • Establishes Design Bill of Materials (BoM) for assemblies/projects as assigned
  • Work with Manufacturing Engineering to insure designs are optimized using DFMA
  • Work is performed in a timely manner according to schedule dates and commitments
  • Checks completed layouts and drawings for clarity, completeness and conformity to standard procedures and practices
  • Clarify specifications of selected components from suppliers and initiate requests for quotation to possible suppliers of components
  • Actively participate in design reviews
  • Investigates pertinent design factors such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials, interchangeability, strength-weight efficiency, contractual specification and cost
  • Other projects as assigned

 

REQUIREMENTS - MUST BE ABLE TO DO THE FOLLOWING:

  • Proficient in MS Office Suite (Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Must have the ability to read mechanical blueprints/drawings, sketches and create 3D part & assembly models
  • Must be creative, have a strong attention to detail, must be organized, self-motivated and able to multi-task
  • Problem Solving/Analysis
  • Conceptual Design
  • Ability to prioritize work to meet schedule requirements of assignments
  • Ensure that safety is a prime consideration in designs and in the workplace
  • Communicate Effectively and Accurately

 

INTERACTION:                                         

  • Designers
  • Drafters
  • Engineers
  • Shop Supervisors
  • Project Managers
  • Management
  • HR

 

WORKING CONDITIONS:

  • Mostly Indoor Office Environment
  • Some Outdoor/Shop Environment
  • Some Noisy/Loud Shop Environment

 

REQUIRED PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT (PPE) WHILE IN THE SHOPS:

  • Safety Glasses
  • Steel Toe Shoes
  • Ear Plugs
  • Gloves (when needed)
  • Face Shield (when needed)
  • Tyvek Coveralls (optional)
  • Sports Belt (optional)

 

PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS:

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to talk or hear. The employee is frequently required to stand; walk; use hands; and reach with hands and arms.

Company
Chart Industries
Posted
10/14/2018
Type
Full time
Location
Beasley, TX 77417, US