Mechanical Designer/Drafter 2019-40646
at Geologics Corporation

Date Posted: 11/3/2019

Job Description

Mechanical Designer/Drafter   
Location: Pittsfield MA
Duration: 18 month contract (likely to go perm)    
Must be able to obtain a DOD Secret Clearance
***US Citizenship REQUIRED*** It does not help to apply without citizenship. We cannot accept any other form of work authorization (H1, EAD etc) or do corp to corp.
Immediate opening for a Sr. Advance Designer Drafting Technician.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  Our client and it’s employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
The Role:
  • Performs detailed design and documentation of mechanical components or subsystems
  • Manages own design sub-tasks in support of the duties within the project assigned
  • Contributes to design and documentation of semi-complex mechanical components as active member of project team
  • Produces two-dimensional (2D) or three-dimensional (3D) CAD work product output for fabrication and assembly
  • Generates mechanical designs considering material requirements and functional characteristics
    Generates and checks semi-complex to complex drawings  
  • Performs tolerance analysis studies as required
  • Creates new and/or revises existing drawings using Computer Aided Design (CAD) software, and bills of material for our products
  • Determines scaling; inserts necessary reference planes, centering and dimension lines, hidden line interpolations, and sectioning; prepares specifications for parts, assemblies, and installations; prepares complete production detail drawings; contributes design modifications to improve quality of product or facilitate manufacturing operations.
  • Checks drawings versus the project input for correctness and conformance to standard engineering drafting practices and standards
  • Works with engineers regarding model accuracy, design, drafting standards and ECN/ECR documentation
  • Creates Engineering Change Notices detailing the necessary changes to released designs, updates drawings/models/BOMs as needed, and routes change requests through the approval process
    Creates and revises documentation detailing assembly and/or testing
  • May work with system management including file maintenance, backup and storage
  • Works within project plans
  • Researches and interfaces with vendors on products that meet job design requirements
  • Uses the Engineering Change database to implement changes in a design document to cut costs where needed and record changes that are needed to improve on a product
  • Works under minimal supervision
  • Works as individual technical contributor or as part of development team
  • Provides work leadership to drafters
  • Advanced or senior level position
  • Open to new ideas and can serve as a champion for change and acts to support change when directed from management
  • Assists engineers in the design and development of complex and detailed layouts of printed circuit boards
  • Participates in developing designs of new or modified high-density printed circuit boards
    May define design standards and configurations
  • Works from preliminary schematics, part lists, and basic description of the board function, configuration, and arrangement as defined by engineering
  • Instructs drafter in the completion of drawings and specifications
  • May perform the checking of design layouts and detailed drawings
  • Advanced or senior level position
  • •        Open to new ideas and can serve as a champion for change and acts to support change when directed from management
Ideal Background:
  • Distinct knowledge of material requirements, fabrication techniques, and manufacturability concepts
  • Distinct knowledge of design principles and techniques including computer aided design (CAD)
  • Trained/ experienced in the use of current strategic CAD tools (Pro-E/Creo or Solid Works preferred)
    Distinct knowledge of the strategic CAD and file management tools
  • Distinct knowledge of design documentation standards (e.g ASME Y14.5M, Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing)
  • Distinct knowledge of mechanical stress; structural, thermal and tolerance analysis
  • Possesses distinct problem solving and collaborative skills
  • Demonstrates initiative, applies personal talent to practical solutions
  • Works within the trade space defined (cost / schedule / technology)
  • Applies knowledge effectively in team environment
  • Able to accept and integrate constructive feedback
  • Demonstrates the ability to weigh risks and make progress in the face of uncertainty
  • Willingly takes on problems and commits to solutions
  • Distinct proficiency in Microsoft Office applications
  • Distinct written and verbal communications skills
  • Fulfills role as a reliable team member and understands own role within team
  • Manages time to ensure an assignment's completion
Education and Experience:
Associate's degree or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 5 years of relevant experience.
NOTE: AGAIN - MUST BE US CITIZEN to be eligible for this position. There is no relocation or expense package offered for this position. Rates are all inclusive W2 hourly wages. No 1099, No third parties, no C2C
For this and other positions contact:
April Bright
Senior Recruiter

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