Participate in multidiscipline project team, developing, maintaining and improving products. Generate complex mechanical and electro-mechanical models, drawings and notes with minimal direction. Create and maintain item masters and bills of material utilizing Lochinvar's PLM system. Has a good understanding of 3D solid modeling software techniques and understands drawing details as they pertain to ANSI standards. Coordinate with other internal departments affected by design development. Maintain technical coordination with engineer and project team.
Coordinate with project engineers on new product layout utilizing good verbal and organizational skills with minimal supervision. Assist in build up of prototypes during pre-pilot stage of project, making necessary corrections to design. Support manufacturing during initial production runs. Create full assemblies for fit up and alignment of parts.
Checks models, drawings, ECO's and BOM's for clarity, completeness, conformity to standards, procedures, specifications and accuracy of calculations, dimensions and tolerancing.
Possess strong knowledge of parametric modeling from part and sheet metal to full assembly modeling (i.e. sketches, placing constraints properly, etc.).
Generates 3D solid models of parts and assemblies to ensure proper fit, form and function. Performs interference and tolerance stack up analysis.
Processes Engineering Change Requests/Orders utilizing Lochinvar's PLM system in an accurate and timely manner.
Ensure item and bill of material attributes are accurate and maintained in PLM system.
Has a clear understanding of policies and procedures within the department for assigning part numbers, redlining bills of material, revising drawings and working Engineering Change Requests into Engineering Change Orders while utilizing Lochinvar's PLM system.
Possess good working knowledge of the Windows platform and understands basic windows commands and has a good understanding of windows file system.
Recommend menu and tool bar changes to Engineering Services Manager or Cad Coordinator for all design software to facilitate productivity.
Monitor general housekeeping and maintenance of working areas.
Understands and demonstrates Lochinvar's safety policies and procedures.
Other responsibilities may be assigned as needed.
Two year post secondary degree in drafting with emphasis in CAD, Design or other science degree. Four or more years of prior work experience may be substituted for the post-secondary degree if high technical, organizational and CAD skills are exhibited.
A minimum of two years designing using 3D Modeling techniques and proven skills to meet all requirements of CAD Designer including a full working knowledge of 3D commands and capabilities.
A good understanding of data management or PLM is preferred.
Has shown the ability to work with little or no supervision.
Ability to read, analyze, and interpret documents such as, Engineering Change Request, Red lines, ANSI standards, operating and maintenance instructions, Corporate rules and regulations as well as departmental procedures.
Ability to apply basic mathematical concepts such as trigonometry, geometry, algebra and basic equations. Ability to apply mathematical operations to task for determination of area, percentages, volume and tolerance build up. Ability to read measuring instruments to calculate overall dimensions, fit and build-up.
Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions. Ability to interpret an extensive variety of technical instructions in mathematical or diagram form and deal with several abstract and concrete variables.
While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit. The employee is frequently required to manipulate computer keyboard, mouse and other office equipment with hands and arms.
Associate Degree in Related Field
Competitive base salary and comprehensive benefits plans which include medical and dental insurance, company-sponsored life insurance, retirement security savings plan, short- and long-term disability programs and tuition assistance.
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In developing this job description care was taken to include all competencies needed to successfully perform in this position. However, for Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) purposes, the essential functions of the job may or may not have been described for purposes of ADA reasonable accommodation. All reasonable accommodation requests will be reviewed and evaluated on a case-by-case basis.
Smith (A.O.) Corporation