Cad Designer

Location: Pleasanton, CA
Job Type: Direct Hire
Salary: $85,000.00 - $95,000.00
Date: 6/14/2018
Job ID: 02604640
Job Description

Our client is a world leading manufacturer of commercial heavy vehicles--They have been in business for over 100 years, and are rapidly expanding--This is a terrific company to build a career with!

This CAD Designer will be a key member of the  Mechanical Engineering team and the industries’ leading commercial heavy vehicle manufacturing business. Using design and drafting expertise, this technician will be responsible for the layouts, component part drawings, assemblies, and work instructions, supporting existing and new products.  He/she will be expected to operate with a minimal amount of supervision under direction from the system or sub system engineer. Assignments are broad in variety and scope.

  • Completes mechanical layouts and routings of a complex nature.
  • Completes mechanical layouts, routings, and schematics to ASME standards.
  • Creates parametric solid models, 2D drawings, component tolerance stackups, and component packaging in a 3D solid model environment.
  • Integrates new designs into BOM system providing BOM technicians’ direction on selection criteria.
  • Continually monitors lead times for parts procurement to meet bus production schedule.


  • Thorough understanding and proficiency of 2D and 3D modeling software
  • 3+ years of parametric modeling experience in: Inventor, NX, Creo, Catia, or Solidworks
  • Read and understand mechanical and electrical component and assembly drawings
  • Associate Degree or Technical Certification


  • Understanding of GD&T applications, definitions, and implications
  • Automotive or commercial vehicle manufacturing industry
  • Bachelor Degree in Mechanical Engineering