Senior CAD Technician

InterDesign  •  Solon, OH

8 - 10 years experience  •  Engineering Services

Posted on 10/01/17 by Benjamin Workman
Solon, OH
8 - 10 years experience
Engineering Services
Posted on 10/01/17 Benjamin Workman

Summary: This is senior level CAD position providing assistance to engineering and design staff. The position requires 10 + years’ experience and a strong understanding of drafting practices and drawing presentation.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Under direct supervision, assist in the preparation of engineering drawings and 3D models based off verbal or written instructions, sketches or 3D models.
  • Perform basic calculations to support drawing layouts.
  • Revise drawings.
  • Identify and resolve routine problems and refer more complex issues to higher levels.
  • Complete observations and testing of product as described and present data and findings in agreed upon formats.
  • Work with other departments and suppliers to provide technical support in areas of part design, material selection, processing, manufacturing or tooling concerns.
  • Guide or mentor less experienced technician’s if needed.


  • Must have a diploma, certificate specializing in CAD, or Associate degree in drafting, engineering technology or equivalent experience.
  • Must have a minimum of 5 years’ experience with at least one 3D CAD system, preferably Pro-e (Creo) or Solid Works.
  • Essential knowledge of Microsoft Office.
  • Good verbal and written communications skills.
  • Good analytical and problem-solving skills.
  • Understand elementary algebra, geometry and trigonometry.
  • Can work independently with minimal supervision.
  • Use sound and accurate judgment: includes appropriate people in decision-making process.
  • Well-organized use of time and can complete work in a timely manner.
  • Able to deal with frequent change, delays or unexpected events.
  • Must be able to work well with other team members, react well under pressure and accepts responsibility for own actions.
  • Understanding with manufacturing processes such as injection molding and metal stamping a plus.
  • Knowledge of injection and blow mold design is a plus.

Education and/or Experience:

  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree from college or technical school; 10 + years’ experience in a product development environment

Job Type: Full-time


  • CAD design for consumer goods industry: 2 years
  • injection molding: 2 years
  • Solidworks or Pro-E Creo: 10 years

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