CAD Systems Administrator and Designer

Resource Erectors - Milwaukee, WI


Under the supervision of the Engineering Manager, the CAD Designer System Administrator performs a variety of design/drafting activities including preparing 3D component models and associated 2D drawings, preparing assembly/manufacturing drawings, establishing guidelines and procedures for CAD data creation, and managing Autodesk Vault. Other duties to be performed as assigned.


  • Uses assisted design/drafting software (Autodesk Inventor) to develop designs and details.
  • Creates and revises production drawings (plan, detail and assembly drawings).
  • Create detailed drawings including of parts, materials to be used, of one part to another, and of various parts of the structure or project.
  • Utilizes knowledge of various machines, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials other physical sciences to complete drawings.
  • Check, mark-up and approve drawings for release.
  • Updates Drafting and Engineering Standards.
  • Communicates with vendors, field engineers, and manufacturers regarding new and revised prints.
  • Maintain notes, design calculations and other documentation (drawings, bill of materials, list of design parameters, and /performance guarantees) for future reference.
  • Performs CAD database maintenance and manages the Autodesk Vault system.


  • Associate's degree or completion of a technical trade school in CAD, drafting or related field, plus at least five years of related work experience: or any equivalent combination of experience and training that provides the required knowledge, skills and abilities.
  • Highly skilled in Autodesk products: Inventor, Advance Steel, AutoCAD, and Plant 3D.
  • Experience with Administration of Autodesk Vault required.
  • Experience in equipment layout for manufacturing processes preferred.
  • Experience with conveyors, material handling equipment, or material processing equipment, particularly in the mining or mineral processing industries preferred.
  • Good verbal and written communication skills.
  • Team player with a positive attitude.
  • Willingness to learn new processes and applications.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office, specifically Word, Excel, Access and Outlook.
  • Professional Engineer license a plus

Posted On: Thursday, February 7, 2019
Compensation: $1.00

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