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    job posting - Solidworks Designer/Drafter (Tonawanda, NY)

    Alan Kruzicki

      Solidworks Designer/Drafter

       

      Tonawanda, NY 14150

      Date Posted on Web: 11/30/2018

       

       

      Duration: 3 - 6 Months

       

      Date Needed: Immediately

       

      Job Description:

      Acara Solutions is hiring a Designer/Drafter for our customer in Tonawanda, NY. This is a 3+ month contract opportunity to assist with covering a leave of absence. You will be responsible for providing drafting and/or design support to produce custom heat transfer equipment from concept to detailed fabrication drawings utilizing CAD software and to troubleshoot and/or resolve problems in manufacturing and with vendors due to drawing issues. This position requires proficiency in the utilization of software for CAD (i.e. SolidWorks and/or AutoCAD) and Microsoft Office.

                 

      Additional details:

      • Utilize CAD systems to prepare and/or modify drawings in a timely fashion in accordance with company standards. 
      • Demonstrated knowledge of drafting standards, purchasing and manufacturing specifications for preparation, release, and revision of drawings.
      • Prepare bills of material utilizing software.
      • Review project specifications and requirements to assure conformance of design and fabrication of product. 
      • Recommends courses of action to supervision for establishing and maintaining schedules.
      • Demonstrated knowledge and use of codes or standards for design applications and conformance with related to job.
      • Demonstrated knowledge of manufacturing processes such as tooling limitations as defined by drafting manual and/or design standards.
      • Provides input to supervision for process and/or design improvements.
      • Troubleshooting drawing issues that occur and consistently learn from previous experiences to reduce errors.

       

      Job Requirements:

      Required Skills / Qualifications:

      • Engineering/Technical Degree and or at least 3 years of experience producing accurate General Arrangement, P&ID and fabrication drawings
      •   3 years of hands on experience in the use of Solidworks

      Preferred Skills / Qualifications:

      • Solidworks PDM is a plus
      • Certified SolidWorks Professional or Associate is a plus.
      • Experience with fabrication and sheet metal design concepts
      • Pressure vessel, heat exchanger or petrochemical system design experience strongly preferred
      • Knowledge, Skills, Abilities and Attributes Desired in Candidate:

      –       Strong communication and interpersonal skills.

      –       High energy with high level of self-initiative and strong sense of urgency.

      –       Strong computer skills (i.e. SolidWorks, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office).

      –       Strong analytical and mechanical aptitude with demonstrated working knowledge of parts movement and interaction.

       

      IMMEDIATE NEED

      Email resume to: kruzickia@acarasolutions.com