Michigan, Grand Rapids-Muskegon-
Our client, a manufacturing company in the Grand Rapids area is looking for a CAD Technician to join their team.
Work as part of a product development engineering team to develop and maintain products by the most profitable and efficient means. Create technical designs, recommend capital expenditures and production methods for new or existing products. Work in creating and maintaining product BOM s and manufacturing routes. With limited supervision, perform a variety of engineering work in planning, and designing (or redesigning) of products and/or product components.
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
Work closely with Product Engineers to accomplish project goals in alignment with policy deployment objectives.
Aid in technical design of new and existing products.
Create and maintain 3D models/drawings of current product
Provide support for product performance specifications.
Liaison with other departments to implement designs (redesigns) and ensure that project goals are met.
Keep abreast of new developments, materials, or processes for use in new products or adaptations to current products.
Participate in activities as appropriate to ensure the success of the organization
Associate' s degree or completion of a technical trade school in CAD, drafting or related field, or any equivalent combination of experience and training
Part modeling and detailing experience
Experience in 2D and preferably 3D design
Specialized Skill and Abilities:
Excellent communications skills: interpersonal, listening, oral, and written.
Skilled in PC usage and associated software including Microsoft Office.
Able to generate layout drawings from sketches and specifications.
Knowledgeable of standard drafting practices and procedures.
Able to work with minimal supervision, efficiently schedule and manage time.