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CAD Draftsman in Princeton, WV at Koch Enterprises, Inc.

Date Posted: 12/3/2018

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Job Description

Brake Supply Company is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and as such will recruit, hire, train, and promote persons in all job titles without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, sex, age, sexual orientation, veteran status, genetics, physical or mental disability, or other protected characteristic.

Brake Supply Company, the world's leader in re-manufactured parts and components, is now hiring! Since 1947 Brake Supply has served the mining, marine, industrial and heavy equipment industry. Our 8 locations are dedicated to providing outstanding quality and customer service. Brake Supply is more than just brakes! We re-manufacture transmissions, torque converters, differentials, drivelines, final drives, wet brakes, hydraulic cylinders, pumps, motors, valves and much more.


Our Princeton WV location has immediate openings for CAD DRAFTSMAN.  Additionally, we are seeking full time CNC Machinist, Manual Machinist, Hone Operators, Cylinder Technicians, Rebuild Technicians and Hydraulic Test Technician.

Use Auto CAD to prepare routine layouts and detailed drawings, sketches and diagrams. Project details include all product views and dimensions necessary for manufacturing.  Receive input from various sources to ensure accuracy of work. 


* Creates detail drawings of specific sections of the system layout according to assignment
* Maintains regular contact with the CAD Supervisor in order to provide progress updates and receive feedback on drawings.
* Completes drawings by deadlines established in the project schedule. Works on multiple drawings at the same time when necessary
* Supports manufacturing and field activities with technical interpretations and problem solving
* Researches standards for improvement opportunities and develops unique ways to use
* AutoCAD and Inventor 3D
* Ensures that all industry and Koch engineering and design standards are followed.
* Documents critical information in writing, when applicable.

* Ensures that all engineering documents are maintained in good order, i.e., drawings, description of operation, sequence of operation, owner’s manual, reports, etc.

* Have excellent organization skills
* CAD background in a 3D operating system (preferably Solidedge, but experience with others is helpful for training purposes). AUTO CAD 2D is also helpful
* Experience with Faro-arm system ideal
* Proficiency in MS Word and Excel.
* Trade school drafting certificate with some work experience detailing all levels of Mechanical Drafting (Assemblies, Weldments, Machine, and Burn Profiles)
* Ability to accurately use precision measuring instruments (Micrometers, Calipers, Gauges, etc.)
* Demonstrate accuracy in working with detail
* Effectively share information in one-on-one and small group situations
* Apply common sense understanding to carry out oral and written instructions
* Have ability to deal with problems in standardized situations
* Have ability to multitask
* Experience with ASTM and SAE standardize for machining prints
* Have good computer skills, especially with Microsoft WORD, EXCEL, and our internal software system
* Begin and complete a project with moderate supervision
* Flexibility to change routines
* Mechanical aptitude very helpful

Minimum two-year Technical School degree and 5+ years of relative experience.  Must possess the ability to back-engineer components.  Must be efficient in MS office products, current CAD system and procedures/technology. Experience using Faro-arm system preferred.  Experience with ASTM and SAE standardize for machining prints.

All team members are required to work in an alert and conscientious manner, following all safety rules and procedures and remaining in the proper physical condition to perform their work assignments.  Working in a safe and healthful manner and observing safety rules and procedures are conditions of employment for every team member.

Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form. Have the ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.

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 the duties of this job, the Team Member is frequently required to reach with hands and arms, talk and/or hear.  The Team Member is occasionally required to walk and stoop, kneel, or crouch.  The Team Member must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds, frequently lift and/or move up to 25 pounds, and occasionally lift and/or move up to 50 pounds; however, the use of lifting equipment is recommended.

The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job.  Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.  While performing the duties of this job, the Team Member is occasionally exposed to moving mechanical parts, fumes, or airborne particles and vibration.  The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

Brake Supply requires that you wear metatarsal steel-toed safety shoes and safety eye protection for this job.  You are responsible for acquiring metatarsal steel-toed safety shoes that meet ANSI standards.  Brake Supply will provide safety eye protection that meets ANSI standards appropriate for the position.  If you wear prescription glasses, and do not wish to wear over the glass glasses, it is your responsibility to acquire safety frames and lenses that meet ANSI standards.

We consider a good attitude towards the customer, our company, and fellow workers as a prime requisite for employment.  We expect you to communicate regarding any problems that may arise.  We consider a lack of good attitude to be reason enough for dismissal.

We are a no job description company.  Although you will have primary responsibilities as detailed above, everyone is expected to do what is necessary to complete ANY given assignment in order to service our customers.

The first 90 days of your employment are PROBATIONARY.  If you are unable to satisfactorily perform the job for which you are hired, you may be discharged at any time during the initial 90-day period. 

Management has the right to revise this description at any time.  The job description is not a contract for employment, and either you or the employer may terminate employment at any time, for any reason as outlined in the team member handbook or other written agreement.

EEO m/f/d/v Other details
  • Job Family CADCAMN
  • Pay Type Hourly
  • Employment Indicator Regular
  • Travel Required No
  • Required Education Certification