Designer/Drafter II

Location: La Prairie, Quebec
Posted On: 9/11/2017
Job Code: DD_6254_QC
Job Description
Designer/Drafter II is responsible for providing mechanical or electromechanical designs for new or existing products within a business segment. They may work independently or in conjunction with Engineers. Designers make required calculations to establish acceptable standards of performance material/component selection and type of construction. Work from specifications as to product requirements. May follow up construction and testing of prototypes assisting with analyzing results and corrective redesign as required. Designers are expected to provide design solutions that meet standards for reliability performance cost serviceability and program delivery targets. Provide technical leadership guidance and training to other design/drafting team members.

• Produce drawings layouts and/or diagrams from sketches existing drawings electronic images design concepts and/or verbal instructions
• Work with Engineers to capture and produce a design that captures all product requirements for either new or existing products
• Use computer assisted design/drafting equipment and software to develop designs
• Establish design standards procedures and techniques to produce high reliability products (such as Design for Manufacturability and Design for Testability)
• Verify that all drawings convey accurate information
• Ensure all necessary documentation is complete such as engineering prints bills of materials and related product specifications to allow successful transfer to manufacturing
• Perform schematic capture duties such as maintenance of parts libraries and updating schematics or drawings in an organized and timely manner
• Work directly with different business functions and team members to meet serviceability functional and manufacturability requirements
• Coordinate procurement of prototype material as well as oversee the build and verification of design
• May work on design projects that reduce the cost of the product as well as designing necessary equipment or fixtures that are needed during the new product development cycle or with installed base products
• Lead and participate in engineering and general design reviews as required
• Assist with the preparation of proposal documentation technical data such as qualification test procedures reports and component maintenance manuals
• Provide technical guidance training and coaching to less experienced Designers
• Check design work of other engineering department members including layout form fit function materials specification callouts dimensioning and other outputs as requested
Category:IT  code:new
Job Requirements
Engineering, Training, Procurement, CAD
• Associates degree in Electronics or a technical degree from a recognized CAD training facility and a minimum 2 years of related experience or equivalent (defined as a High School diploma/GED and a minimum of 2 years of related experience)
• Computer Assisted design/drafting experience. Detailed knowledge and highly proficient with CAD as well as being able to perform design analysis
• Demonstrated ability to independently draw conclusions from technical information
• Ability to work with mathematical concepts such as probability and statistical inference.
• Ability to solve problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
• Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written oral diagram or schedule form
• Ability to communicate in local language
• Experience leading design reviews
• Experience with proposal documentation and qualification test procedures
• Demonstrated ability to provide technical guidance training and coaching to less experienced Designers
• Ability to interact with vendors and customers on engineering design issues
• Ability to meet reliability performance cost serviceability and delivery targets
• Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills for presenting discussing and documenting technical information
• Strong attention to detail and ability to work independently toward timely completion of a desired goal

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