Mechanical Drafter

Open Position: Mechanical Drafter
Location: Richmond, VA
Posted Date: September 25, 2017 – October 4, 2017

Job Summary: 

The mechanical drafter will supply general support for the mechanical engineering team(s) and other departments throughout the company.

Essential Duties/Responsibilities (include, but not limited to): 

  • Collaborate with different departments (manufacturing, purchasing, sales, etc.) to provide support/feedback as required.
  • Has the ability to accurately draw and dimension detail parts.
  • Documents design changes, makes simple decisions, referring complex questions/ problems to Mechanical Engineer or Supervisor.
  • Details include all views and dimensions necessary for manufacture and assembly, per company guidelines.
  • Create parts in the MRP systems.
  • Uses computer aided 3D design software (Solid Edge preferred) to prepare detailed drawings, layouts, and diagrams.

Education/Experience (include, but not limited to): 

  • Associate’s degree or technical training certification required.
  • Minimum 1 year’s equivalent experience

Knowledge/Skills/Abilities (include, but not limited to): 

  • Working knowledge of 3D modeling and AutoCAD, Solid Edge preferred.
  • Microsoft Office, including Outlook, Word and Excel.
  • Effective communication skills, both written and verbal
  • General drafting and fundamental design experience
  • Ability to accurately draw and dimension detail parts
  • Office/Machine Shop/Assembly Shop environment
  • Possibility of needing to lift 50 pounds

Please submit resumes to AMF Recruiting.