Mechanical Designer/Drafter (Remote)


Pasadena, CA, USA Remote


Oct 14


The Engineering Design Group is pursuing qualified Drafters to work on the Giant Magellan Telescope and ancillary hardware. The Drafters will provide drafting support for mechanical apparatus, equipment, assemblies, mechanical components, and other parts for the large moveable steel and concrete structures for the telescope and its enclosure.

Description: Translate design solutions into detailed layout, interface control, fabrication, and assembly drawings Incorporate knowledge of 3D CAD modeling using SolidWorks CAD software to create 2D drawings Maintain updated documentation in a configuration management system


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Top Skills Details:

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Additional Skills & Qualifications:

Mechanical Design

Aerospace/Space Minimum of an AA degree in Mechanical Design or related field and a minimum of 5 years of experience in SolidWorks drafting Working knowledge of SolidWorks 3D CAD software Working knowledge of Unigraphics NX 3D CAD software Light knowledge of FEA/CFM software Experience with machine shop processes and fabrication techniques Working knowledge of and practical application of the ASME Y14.5M Dimensioning and Tolerancing standards Advanced knowledge of the standards, procedures, and techniques related to drafting Previous experience utilizing Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint Position is remote but it is preferred that this candidate is within driving range for possible in office meetings

Desired Qualifications Previous experience working as a member of a project team with engineers, scientists and designers Previous experience working on telescope hardware systems or optical hardware systems Previous experience working on large scale construction projects

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