Drafter

The Drafter is responsible for creating 3D models of products in modeling software. He/She creates these models from scratch and also updates existing models. He/She creates models in CAD, helps design new products, creates standard models, and edits any changes based on customer preference. He/She also specifies the correct dimensions and material.

Key Responsibilities

  • Creates the correct model in CAD
  • Follows specifications and calculations to create various technical drawings. 
  • Finds out customer requirements by speaking to them
  • Prepares both rough sketches and detailed work with CADD systems.
  • Makes revisions on a model based on customer requirements
  • Specifies dimensions, materials, and procedures.
  • Programs drawings into automated manufacturing systems.
  • Works from rough sketches and specifications created by engineers and architects
  • Specifies material used on model
  • Adds details to architectural plans from their knowledge of building techniques
  • Creates visual guidelines for construction purposes

Job Requirements/Qualifications:

  • Bachelor of Science in engineering or architecture.
  • Proven previous work experience as a Drafter
  • Experience in computer-aided design and drafting (CADD).
  • Knowledge of necessary regulations
  • Experience with SolidWorks software a plus

Skills needed for this role

The Drafter must have the ability to solve problems, stay organized and juggle multiple projects at once. He/She must have solid mathematical skills and must be very detail oriented. 

Career Level

1-4 Years Experienced Employee

Job Specializations

Engineering