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Wescon Controls Designer/Draftsman in Wichita, Kansas

This job was posted by https://www.kansasworks.com : For more information, please see: https://www.kansasworks.com/ada/r/jobs/11396010

Job Summary:


The Designer/ Draftsman assists the Engineering Department in its daily operation. This position is responsible and accountable for ensuring the accuracy of all documents released from the engineering department. Duties include assignment of incoming request from Sales, Production, Quality and all other drafting personnel regarding documents. Documents include production prints, sketches for quoting, catalog, visual shop aids, engineering standards and MD manuals. As a Designer, works with Engineers to create 3D models for product designs and applications.


Essential Functions:


+ Works with Project Engineers to develop documents to support customer and manufacturing request.


+ Assigns and/or performs incoming and outgoing request for Production Prints, Change Request, Engineering Change Notices (“ECN”), First Article Inspection Reports (“F.A.I.R.”), Quality Deviation Reports (“Q.D.R.”), and Miscellaneous documents.


+ Checks all drawings according to Engineering Standards to ensure the drawings have a high standard of excellence.


+ Updates and maintains print database for current drawings, T-drawings, Tool drawings, Customer Scanned drawings and Vendor drawings.


+ Responsible for Catalog and Engineering Standard maintenance


+ Creates Engineering design proposals as directed


+ Schedules bi-weekly Engineering Change Notice meetings


+ Supports R&D production and test lab with tool designing


+ May supervise Drafting Intern when one is employed


Skills & Knowledge Required:


+ Good understanding of machine and production processes


+ Strong mechanical aptitude


+ Good written and verbal communication skills


+ Demonstrated ability to establish relationships and meet internal and external customer requirements & expectations


+ A thorough understanding of Microsoft Office suite (Excel, Word, PowerPoint, Outlook)


+ Dedicated to meeting expectations and requirements of both internal and external customers


+ Quality, quantity and timely delivery of outputs are consistently within project goals and customer requirements


+ Conscientious in the allocation of resources


+ An independent, self-starter


+ Good team player


+ Gets results because of excellence at planning, priority setting and execution


+ Eagerly learns new skills and capabilities to improve and sets learning new skills a high priority


Required Education and Experience:


+ High School diploma or GED equivalent


+ Demonstrated ability utilizing 2D and 3D software


+ Professional experience in a designer/drafting role


Preferred Education & Experience:


+ Graduate from Certified Drafting Program OR BS in related Technical Degree (i.e., Mechanical Engineering Tech or Mechanical Engineering)


+ Three (3) or more years of experience in a manufacturing environment in similar role


+ Experience in drafting and document control using 3D model and 2D print layout.


+ Design experience with assembly, sheet metal, die-casting, and plastic injection molded components


+ Autodesk Certification


+ Understanding of pneumatics, hydraulics and electrical systems


Physical Deamnds/ Equi[pment Used to Perform the Job:


+ Must present self with a professional appearanc e


+ Ability to climb stairs to get to office


+ Prolonged periods of sitting (desk job)


+ Able to use computer keyboard and computer monitor


+ Abililty to walk through a manufacturing environemnt

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