CAD Designer - 31677 in Warner Robins, GA at Alion Science and Technology

Date Posted: 3/4/2020

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Job Description

Position Summary:

Under general supervision, prepares moderately complex sketches, drawings and models on design projects.  Works independently on the development of original designs or adaptations requiring specialized experience.  May plan, conduct and direct smaller projects working with or taking direction from the technical staff.

Duties and Responsibilities:           

  • Draw structural, mechanical, or electrical features of related structures and equipment. 
  • Review literature, standards and current practices relevant to the solution of assigned projects.
  • Prepare working plans and detailed drawings from sketches and notes received from Engineers or Senior Designers. 
  • Calculate and lay out dimensions, angles, curvature of parts, materials to be used, and relationship of various parts to the entire structure. 
  • Create preliminary and/or final drawings and models using standard drafting techniques using computer assisted design.
  • Familiar with Mil-Standard drawing requirements and formats.
  • Understand the different levels of drawing package detail (ie. Level 1, Level 2, Level 3)
  • Confer with design originator, appropriate engineering and other personnel in finalizing design concepts.
  • May review completion and implementation of systems additions and/or enhancements and recommends corrections in technical application and analysis to management.
  • May supervise other Designers on some phase of design.
  • Perform additional duties and responsibilities as assigned.

 Education and Experience

Associate’s degree, or technical training in a related discipline, or the equivalent combination of education, technical training, or work experience and at least 2 years related experience.

In some cases, educational requirements may be adjusted or waived for comparable work experience. Work experience may be adjusted for highly specialized knowledge or uniquely applicable experience for positions involving new technology or labor market shortages as reflected by 
market survey data.

Knowledge, Skills, Abilities

Related experience interpreting design requirements and preparing design alternatives.

Knowledge of Computer-Aided Design (CAD) and/or traditional drafting methods.

Knowledge of SolidWorks or similar 3D modeling software.

Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.

A security clearance of an appropriate level may be required after employment.

Security Clearance: None

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