Role details

CAD Designer

Waterbury   •  Permanent

Bullet points

  • Pro-E, Solidworks, or NX experience highly preferred
  • Opportunity with growing company!

About Our Client


Job Description

  • Create CAD solid models and assemblies in support of engineering to achieve target goals and objectives.
  • Generate all detailed component and assembly drawings, as well as bills of materials. Primarily focused on product, but may also need to support tooling and process design.
  • Perform interference and assembly fit check studies, geometric dimensioning and tolerancing, and assure compliance with industry drafting standards.
  • Review design concepts through proposal, prototype, PPAP and production.
  • Check other designer's work during the processing of CRRs to ensure that CAD and drafting standards are being followed.
  • Create file conversions as required from CAD data, i.e. iges, dxf, stl, and pdf formats.
  • Interface with Customer / Supplier engineers and designers to resolve CAD / Design issues
  • Transfer of math data to customers, suppliers, etc. via Tribiquity, TeamCenter, etc.
  • Learn all aspects of the CAD software capabilities and put to use as appropriate to improve GSS CAE competence.

The Successful Applicant

Job Requirements:

  • Minimum of an Associate's Degree in a technical curriculum from an accredited school and 3 years of CAD experience.


  • Proficient user of Solids based CAD Systems. Ideally proficient with ProEngineer, SolidWorks, and / or NX.
  • Self-motivated, strong work ethic with the ability to work as part of a team in a project oriented environment.
  • Proficient with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing, per ANSI/ASME Y14.5M (Most current version or one version prior.)
  • Proficient with ASME Drafting Std. Y14.100 (Most current version or one version prior.)
  • Proficient in dimensional stack up and interference checks.
  • Experience with product design and manufacturing processes.
  • Ability to manage and create drawings and BOM's for multiple projects.
  • Experience using PDM tools.
  • Experience dealing in a professional manner with Customers, suppliers.
  • Experience with transfer of Math Data to customers, suppliers via web based systems.

What's on Offer

Hourly pay + OT eligible

Health and Dental Insurance

Tuition Reimbursement

Vacation Time

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