Designer Drafter in Tualatin, OR at ITW

Date Posted: 3/8/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Our Design Drafting Department has an immediate opening for a motivated, mechanical drafter to join their team. 

The ideal candidate will  use floor plans and kitchen layouts to design and complete detailed 2D & 3D drawings of commercial kitchen hoods, pollution control units and utility distribution systems.  Create and design equipment, mechanisms and optional features
for new and existing products, providing drawings and layouts reflecting concern for function, costs, manufacturability and quality.



  • Read floor plans and kitchen layouts; interpret into standard designs
  • Design and draw Fire Suppression Systems
  • Design non-standard wiring diagrams
  • Coordinate specific requirements with customer and clients
  • Create and complete designs as assigned in the 2D and 3D to meet cost targets
  • Create bills of material
  • Create/assist with product structures
  • Assist sales team with design isues and client concerns
  • Assist production personnel with resolving product design issues
  • Assist sales team with quoting when necessary
  • Assist in prototype construction
  • Assist the senior designer/engineer by providing layouts sketches, calculations and tolerance studies
  • Assist with part procurement and construction

Physical Requirements

The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
functions.While performing this job the employee is:

  • While performing this job the employee is frequently required to sit, talk and hear use hands and fingers to feel, handle. The employee is
    occasionally required to walk or operate office equipment and reach with hands and arms.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include: vision and ability to adjust and focus, in order to read floor plans, kitchen layouts, mechanical blueprints and specifications. 
  • Sit at a desk and work on a computer for several hours per day.
  • Occasionally lift and carry up to 20 lbs.

Working Conditions

  • Office Environment
  • Travel <5%

Job Requirements

Preferred Qualifications

  • REVIT experience desired
  • Proficient in reading and comprehending: floor plans, kitchen layouts, mechanical blueprints and specifications
  • Basic understanding of electrical drawings 
  • Proficient in 2D and 3D drafting standards.
  • Knowledge or experience with fire suppression support in both design and code compliance issues.
  • Exposure to manufacturing 
  • HVAC experience

Required Skills

  • Proficient in mechanical drafting and design in AutoCAD 2D & 3D
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office Applications
  • Strong verbal, written, and interpersonal communication skills
  • Strong math background
  • Read and understand blueprints
  • Detail Oriented
  • Customer service skills
  • Problem solving skills
  • High Aptitude for creating sense of urgency, accuracy and responsiveness
  • Good organizational and time management skills
  • Work independently and capable of self-checking for completeness and accuracy of work produced.
  • Self-motivated
  • Results Driven
  • Teamwork oriented

Required Education

Associate's Degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics (STEM)

Required Experience

  • Three (3) or more years of relevant experience or trade school required
  • 3D Solid Modeling experience; i.e. Creo, ProE, Inventor or Solidworks
  • AutoCAD 2014 or newer experience

Other Details

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