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Mechanical Drafters create drawings that show methods of assembly for machinery and mechanical devices. Responsibilities shown on sample resumes in this field include interfacing with engineering to design rotating unions, creating details for engineering prototypes, and converting inch drawings of standard parts and assemblies into international standard metric drawings. An associate's degree in drafting is the required educational minimum on the resumes of applicants who are interested in this position. A bachelor's degree is rarely required but is necessary to move on to more advanced positions.

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1

Mechanical Drafter

Prepared detailed working diagrams and 3-D models of material handling equipment and custom work fixtures in AutoCAD 2005. Reviewed equipment specifications, sketches and drawings. Interfaced with co-workers and management to determine and resolve design issues. Gathered information from production department regarding manufacturing issues and operating deficiencies, revising designs accordingly.

  • Recruited as first individual to hold position, with responsibility for implementing computer aided drafting procedures that integrated seamlessly with existing traditional drafting procedures.
  • Developed all standards for creating CAD drawings and served as sole point-of-contact for all computer aided drafting issues.
  • Uses 3D modeling to design equipment assemblies and components.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
AS
Mechanical Engineering And Design Drafting
Project Management
2

Associate Designer (mechanical Drafter)

Used AutoDesk AutoCAD and Inventor for mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and facility drawings. Worked with engineers to create the drawings needed by the customer. Managed drawings from conception to approval. Used Ematrix data base software to control drawings and documents.

  • Draw electronic schematics and diagrams from engineers sceches and notes.
  • Developed a process that decreased approval time for completed drawings by working with engineers and QA to push drawings through the approval process from 2 days to 2 weeks earlier.
  • Developed drawing processes that would permit changes to models/drawings for other projects to decrease drawing time, 1 to 4 hours.
Candidate Info
23
years in
workforce
11
years
at this job
Electronics
Computer Programming
3

Mechanical Drafter

Created 3D part models and assemblies and produced shop drawings for United Medical Services, a company that specializes in repair and maintenance services of orthopedic powered instruments and accessories.

  • Created a drafting department and established design standards, documentation, and templates.
  • Proficient use of Solidworks to design, draft and revise 3D part models and detailed assemblies from OEM parts for orthopedic powered instruments.
  • Utilized calipers, micrometers and gauges to manually verify dimensions of parts, applied knowledge of mathematical formulas, and verified accuracy of non-technical data.
  • Interpreted input from technicians to resolve design issues and incorporated solutions into models and drawings.
  • Produced and proofed machine shop drawings for production utilizing a working knowledge of GD&T standards.
  • Interacted with machine shop to ensure accurate manufacturing of parts.
  • Established and maintained a CAD library of existing parts, assemblies, and drawings, including all revisions.
  • Assisted with shipping and receiving.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
7
months
at this job
BA
Communications
Technology, Mechanical Engineering
4

Mechanical Drafter

Designed and developed commercial ice and beverage dispensing equipment and baggers for food marts, hotels, hospitals and restaurants

  • Designed and detailed parts for machining, welding, sheetmetal and assembly
  • Created Bill of materials and maintained drawing files and revisions
  • Supported marketing, and sales departments with customer drawings
  • Followed up progress of fabricated parts from cutting to assembly
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
Industrial Drafting Technology/autocad
5

Mechanical Drafter

Detailed parts and components from Engineers' sketches.

  • Redesigned and modified small mechanisms for belt conveyors, magnetic conveyors, elevators, and cable track.
  • Checked details for fit and form; drew assembly drawings, generated bills of materials, and designed small mechanisms.
  • Used AutoCAD R14.
  • Coordinated the processing of sheet metal parts.
  • Coordinated forming of sheet metal parts using punching, shear, and press break.
  • Repaired, modified and fabricated parts according to engineering drawings
Candidate Info
19
years in
workforce
19
years
at this job
6

Mechanical Drafter

Created 3-D models in AutoCAD spanning a wide variety of custom designs for clients and companies.

  • Coached and supported welders and fabricators towards attaining the best in craftsmanship.
  • Maintained a high level of quality and precise finishes on all products through involvement during entire course of production.
  • Active participation with clients regarding design elements, ideas, and realization.
  • Development of solutions to potential challenges via computer model creations that expose any nuances that a given project may present.
Candidate Info
14
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
7

Mechanical Drafter

Drafted detailed drawings of machinery and mechanical devices. Revised existing drawings of aerospace related parts and assemblies to contemporary levels using AutoCAD and occasionally Pro/E.

  • Develop formal assemblies and detailed drawings from approved layouts
  • Worked with customers on designing customized products, and assisted with product improvement and initiatives.
  • Converted 3D to 2D model (mostly from AutoCAD).
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
4
years
at this job
AS
Visual Communication
BS
Digital Media Design And Graphic Design
8

Mechanical Drafter

  • Supported drafting for a variety for mechanical projects, ranging from ECO’s to drawings of existing equipment.
  • Documented assembly and integration processes of variety of modules for SOE (Sequence Of Events) and generated 3D-Models to create OMS (Operation Method Sheet)
  • Assisted engineering group in making layout, component, and assembly for production line (using AutoCAD 2000, Mechanical Desktop 4.0, AutoDesk Inventor 5.3, SolidWorks 2000 & PDM Link)
Candidate Info
2
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
AS
Design
Education/ Course Work
9

Mechanical Drafter

  • Developed mechanical and electrical drawings and ECO/ECF for translation stages.
  • Developed product level mechanical drawing package for confocal microscope adapter.
  • Trained and assisted up to seven CAD operators with AutoCAD related problems.
  • Customized AutoCAD to automate repetitive drafting tasks.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
C
Drafting And Design

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