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Mechanical Drafter

“Because machines are only as tough as the people who make them.”

Thompson Dryers is looking for a Mechanical Drafter. Are you dedicated to getting the job done, done right, and done on time? Do you enjoy comfy office chairs, working with engineers and casual Fridays every day?

If you are a 3D modeling Jedi and answered yes to the above questions, we’d like to talk to you. We’re looking for a detail-oriented, time efficient and brilliant drafter whose aptitude and finesse in the 3d modeling field surpasses the competition. We are a growing company and need awesome people to join our team of exceptional engineers and drafters! If you are an expert in modeling complex parts and assemblies, and want to see your work build before your own eyes, we encourage you to send a resume, especially if you know Solid Edge.

An associates degree in drafting, a drafting certification and/or 5 years of experience.
3D modeling experience, preferably with Solid Edge (Solid Works, Pro E, Inventor, Catia, etc., are okay too, but be ready to adapt and overcome).
The ability to think creatively, express ideas (in word and on the model) and work with a team to realize a finished project.
The capacity to perform under pressure; sometimes deadlines come quicker than we want them to
A continuous desire for strong personal growth.
A commitment to upgrading your technical knowledge and capabilities and pursuing additional coursework and training.
A team-oriented mindset.
Create neat and accurate CAD work.
Work alongside the Thompson team to surpass the project goals and make our customers more than happy.
Use your ninja-like drafting skills to prepare designs/drawings using the project specifications, and written/verbal instructions in accordance with established standard and procedures.
Bring a new “edge” to this office.
Be part of an AWESOME team!
POSITION QUALIFICATIONS: we are looking for a person with the following:
Accuracy: Ability to work accurately and thoroughly.
Analytical Skills: Ability to use thinking and reasoning to solve a problem.
Autonomy: Ability to work independently with minimal supervision.
Conceptual Thinking: Ability to think in terms of abstract ideas.
Detail Oriented: Ability to pay attention to the minute details of a project or task.
Interpersonal: The ability to get along well with a variety of personalities and individuals.
Organized: Possessing the trait of being organized or following a systematic method of performing a task.
Time Management: Ability to utilize the available time to organize and complete work within given deadlines.
Working Under Pressure: Ability to complete assigned tasks under stressful situations.
Capability to read blueprints
Capacity to understand software used in our office setting to model assemblies, and having the aptitude to grow this knowledge.
Coordinate work and communicate with others in a team
Good understanding of Microsoft Office products
Understanding of mechanical drafting techniques
Ability to travel onsite to correctly measure and draw items
Knowing why it is important to measure twice and cut once

Number of openings:



$14-$19 per hour, based on experience

How to Apply:

Please send resume to karen@scotthr.com. Upon review, applicant will be asked to complete an application and assessment.

Apply online here

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