CAD Designer Technician

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Location
Colorado Springs, Colorado
Industry
Engineering (Architecture and Engineering Occupations)
Job Type
Temp to Perm
Working Hours
8:00 AM - 5:30 PM
Salary
US$ 20.00 - US$ 25.00 per hour
Ref. Number
S_40956
Contact
Plunkett, Jeffrey, Spherion
Phone
719-2847220
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Job Description

JOB SUMMARY
Use NX integrated CAD/CAM system to design molds, fixtures, and support equipment to manufacture non-metallic aircraft components from customer-supplied geometry.

BENEFITS
Small, fast-paced entrepreneurial environment. Opportunity to work with a variety of plastic forming processes and materials. Hours are somewhat flexible.
Salary: Commensurate with experience, skills, and abilities.

Responsibilities:
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS AND RESPONSIBILITIES
? Use CAD/CAM computer system (NX) to manipulate customer-supplied data to facilitate manufacturing.
? Generate tool and fixture designs to mold and trim components that meet customer?s quality expectations.
? Set up, maintain, and continually improve design process and data handling systems.
? Create drawing templates and setup sheets for in-house production use and customer buy off.
? Update design, drafting, and engineering standard practices and protocols.
? Utilize knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials, and other physical sciences to design for manufacturing.
? Interface with top management, sales, quality, production, and floor operators.
? Other tasks as specified by supervisor.

Working hours: 8:00 AM - 5:30 PM

Skills:
DESIRED EDUCATION AND/OR EXPERIENCE
Bachelor degree in an engineering or scientific discipline and minimum of two years of experience; or Associate degree in an engineering or scientific discipline and four years of experience; or Specialized courses in drafting, design, and engineering practices, and five years of experience; or equivalent combination of education, training, and experience. Ten years of experience in CAD modeling, 5-axis CAM programming and CNC experience is a plus.

Education:
Associate

Experience:
1-4 years

Qualifications:
QUALIFICATIONS, SKILLS, AND COMPETENCIES
? Mastery in all aspects of computer modeling and drawing documentation with additional consideration to clarity of presentation and conformance to Standard Practices & Work Instructions.
? Proficiency in change/revision annotation writing and parts chart arrangement.
? Proficiency in spelling and grammar.
? Advanced ability in use of computer applications such as text documents, Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Presentation, Microsoft Outlook E-mail, scheduling, Bill of Materials, and routings.
? Advanced ability in design activity with consideration to clearances, component function and fit, ease of manufacturing, safety, customer needs and expectations.
? Ability to communicate clearly and to the point.
? Ability to handle computer data exchanges (outgoing and incoming).
? Familiarity with design requirements, tooling, manufacturing and assembly operations of multiple product lines to allow assignment changes with little immediate orientation.
? Resolve design problems independently.
? Coordinate multiple projects at the same time.
? Operate in a team and closely with individuals.
? Be an active participant and instruct/lead/direct/carry out the activities of others.


SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY
This position has no supervisory responsibilities.

OTHER RESPONSIBILITIES AND DUTIES
Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties, or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities, and activities may change at any time with or without written notice.

POSITION TYPE / EXPECTED HOURS OF WORK
This is an exempt, hands-on, full-time position with a minimum expectation of 40 hours per week, 5 days per week, and some late evenings may be required. There is no anticipated overnight travel for this position, although some local day travel may be required.

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