21 Nov 2016

Full-Time Designer II

jobsSalt Lake City, Utah, United States

Designer II

Job Description

WesTech Engineering, Inc. – Salt Lake City, UT

Designer II

Position Summary: Designer II–  Will participate in and oversee automated drafting activities in such specialized areas as engineering, electrical, or architecture for the purpose of laying out and preparing structural, mechanical & engineering drawings for new or existing water, wastewater & industrial equipment, and systems.

This is the intermediate designer level. The employee works in a developing capacity with increased responsibility for performing a range of detailing & designing assignments.

Essential Job Functions
• Draws structural, mechanical and engineering details of equipment, structures, and more using AutoCAD, Inventor, SolidWorks &/or Creo (PRO-E).
• Details geometries, utilities and structures, and computes necessary dimensions.
• Computes and verifies mathematical data.
• Performs related work as assigned.
• Utilizes engineering handbook, design manuals, other sources such as part catalogs to find additional data.
• Work as a member of a design team within a Production Group.
• Work in a productive manner.
• Utilize knowledge of various drafting packages and software to complete drawings.
• Interprets contract drawings & specifications in order to produce accurate drawings.
• Determines materials necessary to meet planning criteria, coordinates the work, and changes as necessary. (e.g. fabrication shops)
• Checks computed data and updates and corrects drawings and computations.
• Visits sites to obtain additional data, measurements, and/or photographs.
• Maintains sets of drawings, drawing changes, and daily reports for projects.
• Prepares a variety of detail drawings that are clear & complete the first time.
• Creates detail drawings from sketches or layouts.
• Changes design to meet required specifications.
• Investigates alterations to designs for improved performance.
• Exercises independent judgment in selection of scale and proper views and decides upon necessary dimensions and proper placement on drawings.
• Works from verbal instructions and sketches.
• Makes accurate scale layouts of parts and assemblies for systems of considerable complexity showing specification tolerances, dimensions, and material to be used.
• Prepares detailed designs, re-designs or modifications of parts, assemblies, electronic devices or other mechanisms.
• Responsible for verifying accuracy of work performed by other designers.
• Be aware of budget and schedule constraints on all work. Make every effort to complete assignment on time and on schedule.
• Visually compare design of component, or other equipment with drawing of parts, matching coordinating points for accuracy of fit.
• Other duties as assigned or requested.

Minimum Qualifications
Education: High School diploma or equivalent.
Experience: 2+ years experience

o Experience with reverse osmosis and ultrafiltration technology.
• Knowledge of the function and operation of AutoCAD, Inventor, Solidworks and/or Creo (PRO-E).
• Knowledge of nomenclature and conventional symbols of structural, mechanical and engineering drawings.
• Knowledge of practices followed in the preparation of engineering structural and mechanical plans.
• Knowledge of design concepts, planning, techniques, including design manuals, standard plans and specifications, and engineering and drafting practices.
• Knowledge of scale determination and conversion.
• Knowledge of checking survey notes and computations.
• Knowledge of trigonometry, geometry and general mathematics used in the work.
• Ability to prepare layouts, and drawings neatly, accurately, and legibly.
• Ability to make accurate drawings to scale from field notes, design drawings, sketches, and verbal instructions.
• Ability to read and interpret plans required in the interpretation of drawings.
• Ability to prepare scale and full-size detailed working drawings.
• Ability to make mathematical calculations related to the work.
• Ability to understand and carry out detailed, technical instructions.
• Ability to maintain records and drawings relative to the work.
• Ability to maintain effective working relationships with private, public, local, state, and federal personnel as well as other department personnel.
• Ability to communicate effectively.
• Ability to maintain favorable public relations.
• Solid understanding of drafting techniques and familiarity with Engineering terminology.

Preferred Qualifications
Education: Associates Degree or equivalent.

Working Conditions
• May require periodic travel.
• Depending on seasonal workloads and/or group needs, employees of the different units may be temporarily assigned some duties typical of other unit specific designer-related tasks.

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Job Categories: Auto CAD, Creo, Design, Design Engineer, Engineering, Industrial Design, ProE, and Solidworks. Job Types: Full-Time. Job Tags: 3D Cad Auto Cad Solidworks, Creo, Environment Designer, Industrial Design, and SolidWorks. Salary: BOE. Job expires in Endless.

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