Mechanical Design Drafter

LaBine & Associates - Oxnard, CA

Responsible for solid modeling, drafting, and drawing of cryogenic and gas systems, products, and components.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES include the following. Other duties may be assigned.

  • Reinforce corporate commitment to safety and environmental awareness

  • Create solid models from sketches, specifications, component outlines, and other design input

  • Work with sales, manufacturing, product management, and quality to model new designs or modifications to existing products

  • Assist in maintaining and improving the drawing change documentation process (using PDM)

  • Specify or aid in the specification of fasteners and similar components for the design of new and existing products

  • Provide input on the manufacturability of existing and new products

  • Other tasks as assigned by General Manager


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


  • Experience with solid modeling software, including SolidWorks (is a plus), and AutoCAD and Inventor LT

  • Must be familiar with AutoCAD 2D – 3D

  • Must be familiar with AutoCAD “Blocks” and computer file architecture

  • At least 3 years of experience with design/drafting of piping systems and/or related mechanical products

  • Experience with the design/drafting of welded and brazed assemblies

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple projects and meet deadlines

  • Experience with Product Data Management Software (PDM)

  • Geometric dimensioning and tolerancing (desired)

  • Must have a good working knowledge of mechanical drafting (line weights, drawing layout, hidden views, the “three-view” drawing layout)

  • Must be familiar with piping, pipe fittings, flanges, pipe schedules

  • Must be familiar with tube, tube fittings, and structural materials

  • Should be familiar with material types and characteristics – especially carbon steel, stainless steel and aluminum

  • Electrical Schematic knowledge (desired)

Posted On: Friday, May 29, 2020

Position Contact
Laura LaBine
Chief Talent Officer
(650) 393-3161
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