CAD Modeler



As a CAD Modeler, you will produce production quality models and ANSI standard drawings for prototypes, fixtures, tool paths and various products. You will also work closely with the CNC team on projects and production utilizing Zeiss metrology tools to verify solid models and CNC tool paths. You will report to and work closely with the manufacturing engineer.  This job is a full-time position, based in Boise, Idaho.



Job requirements


  • 3 years or more of design drafting of aerospace type products and mechanisms
  • Knowledge of ANSI drawing standards and GD&T
  • Experience with mechanism design, assembly and packaging
  • Knowledge of Solidworks
  • Good background knowledge of metals and composites



Responsibilities include but are not limited to


  • Develop, design, analyze, test and validate solutions for parts fixtures and assemblies
  • Produce production quality drawings of parts, fixtures and products based on set of given and derived requirements
  • Prepare manufacturing drawings to ANSI standards using GD&T for manufacturability and repeatability
  • Review and revise existing models and drawings
  • Support and build the technology database
  • Design testing methods and fixtures; testing finished product and system capabilities; confirming fabrication and assembly
  • Oversee fabrication and testing of concept designs and assists with development of test protocols
  • Modify designs based upon cost and manufacturing capabilities
  • Work with structural analysis to verify loads and stresses before fabrication
  • Support Project Summaries, Action Items, Test Requirements, Release Orders, Change Orders, 3-D Models, and Part Drawings



Job Type: Full-time


SALARY: $50,000 to $55,000 / year


EDUCATION: Engineering degree or equivalent experience




CAD SOFTWARE: Solidworks


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