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Drafter/Designer - St Charles, MO

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Company Name:Craftsmen Industries
Location:St Charles, MO
Employment Type:Full Time
Pay:$45000 per year
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Craftsmen Industries custom manufactures unique specialty trailers and vehicles and large format printed elements for experiential marketing and industrial solutions for brands across the industry spectrum including Boeing, PepsiCo, and Anheuser-Busch. We pride ourselves on creating our products fully in-house from initial design and engineering to fabrication and the finishing touches of graphics and paint.

Our Craftsmen team includes one subsidiary, Schantz Manufacturing. Schantz focuses on custom manufacturing of concession trailers for the fair and festival industry.

Guided by our values, we BUILD by helping bring ideas to life in a dynamic and collaborative environment and we're looking for talented individuals to grow with us!

What Do We Offer?

  • Competitive compensation.
  • Career development opportunities.
  • Benefits including but not limited to Medical, Dental and Vision.
  • 401(k) Match and Much More!

Position Title: Drafter/Designer

Location: St. Charles, MO

Position Summary: This position is responsible for assisting other design staff with design and fabrication details on given projects with responsibility for the sole design of smaller projects.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Create detailed fabrication drawings using Solidworks parts and assemblies.
  • Create Solidworks drawings for a broad set of fabrication & assembly methods.
  • Create component level models which are incorporated into larger designs.
  • Source and quote products for the project to assist the engineer.
  • Interface with the purchasing department and provide materials per the project schedule.
  • Projects may include steel structures, aluminum structures, hydraulics, electrical and controls, etc.

Required Skills:

  • Microsoft Office, 3D solid modeling, Solidworks preferred, basic Autocad knowledge.
  • Mechanical applications, machine design, hydraulics design, machinery technician, mechanical assembly, welding and weldment design, mechanical contractor, electrical contractor, maintenance technician.
  • Preference will be given to candidates with hands-on experience.
  • Knowledge of fabrication drawing practices for sheet metal, welded, and machined parts essential.

Preferred Skills:

  • Associate degree in drafting, engineering technologies or related field. Will consider non-degreed candidates.
  • Experience in a job shop fabrication environment.
  • Experience with electrical and hydraulic schematics.

Physical Requirements:

  • Ability to sit for long periods of time.
  • Required to stand, walk, use hands.

Craftsmen Industries (and its subsidiaries) is an Equal Opportunity Employer. This means that we consider all applicants for employment and employees eligible for employment without regard to race, marital status or civil union status, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status, mental or physical disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, and/or any other characteristic protected by law. We also provide reasonable accommodations to our applicants and employees with disabilities in order to assist them in the performance of their essential job functions.

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