Nicole Walden

Chattanooga, TN CAD Designer Position available

Discussion created by Nicole Walden on Mar 2, 2015

There is an open position at Astec for a Drafter/Designer.


Use Link below to Apply



Job DescriptionResponsible for the design drafting of asphalt plant equipment and related components to ensure that equipment is properly manufactured.


*Receives work assignments from Engineer and uses computer aided drafting programs to prepare detailed equipment drawings.
*Ensures that drawings and bills of material are accurate and contain all information required by production.
*Meets Astec, Inc. drafting standards.
*Ensures that drawings and bills of material are complete according to schedule.
*Contributes ideas for new designs or improving existing designs.
*Updates drawings and implements design changes as required.
*Works with Manufacturing Department representatives and others to ensure drawings are understood.
*Occasionally required to travel to a customer’s plant site to measure for the installation of new equipment or troubleshoot problems with existing equipment.
*Follows company policies and procedures at all times.
*Follows proper safety rules and procedures at all times.
*Performs other duties as assigned.
Qualifications*Technical education and/or applicable experience in drafting required.
*Must have a thorough understanding of drafting standards, dimensioning and tolerances, and projections and 3-dimensional layout.
*Training and/or experience in using SolidWorks or similar 3D CAD software required.
*Experience in designing hot mix asphalt equipment is preferred.
*Knowledge of Windows-based programs is required.
*Excellent organizational and communication skills with attention to detail are required.
*Must be able to work satisfactorily as a team member.
*An Associate Degree in Drafting and Design, Engineering or equivalent is preferred.


No further information will be provided in this thread. Any questions will need to be addressed with the person who receives the resume after the online application is entered.