Mechanical Designer - ProE/Creo

Contract

Bloomington, MN

ProE, Creo, PDMLink

 

We are looking for an Mechanical Designer with ProE expertise for a 6 months+ contract opportunity in the Bloomington, MN area.

Overview:
The company's engineers support a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation.  With a global team of 13,000+ top professionals, they partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas.  Given the nature of their work and who they are, the company values trust, honesty, alignment and transparency.  This company offers highly competitive benefits and prides themselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose.  You will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.  If who they are and what they do resonates with you, we invite you to join their high performance team!
 
Responsibilities:
Associate's degree or equivalent is required plus a minimum of 3 years of relevant experience.
 
CLEARANCE REQUIREMENTS:
Department of Defense security clearance is not required
 
Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
 
Qualifications:
The company has an immediate opening for a Mechanical CAD Design/Drafter.  This position provides an opportunity to further advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation’s core defense/intelligence services and systems.  The company's employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
 
 
REPRESENTATIVE DUTIES AND TASKS:
 
A Mechanical CAD Design/Drafter is needed to work with our engineers to document new electronic circuit cards and circuit card assemblies. The Mechanical CAD Design/Drafter will also assist creating models and documenting chassis assemblies to contain electronic circuit cards for a harsh military environment.  Duties will include documentation for Engineering Change Notices (ECN) and mechanical CAD component model creation.
 

KNOWLEDGE SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
 • Must be able to demonstrate excellent Creo (Pro/E) skills
 • Ability to create fabrication and assembly drawings
 • Experience creating Creo (Pro/E) models that minimize unnecessary features and facilitate revisions as needed
 • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T) basic understanding
 • Experience creating sheet metal, weldments, machine parts and assembly models from engineering concepts

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE:
 • Previous aerospace or electronic industry experience is highly desirable
 • Experience with PDMLink
 • Experience analyzing tolerance stackups
 • Knowledge of electronic PCB layout and construction and interface to mechanical design
 • Knowledge of connector and cable assembly concepts and terminology
 • Experience with Mentor Graphics xDM Library (DMS) editor electronic symbol generation
 • Hands-on experience of a product from initial concept to production
 • Experience with assembly of prototypes and factory exposure is a plus
 
PHYSICAL ABILITIES:
 • Work 9-hour days
 • Use a CAD PC workstation and whiteboard as primary work equipment
 • Ability to move around to meetings within building
 • Perform frequent internal conversations with others regarding assignment details

OPEN TO US CITIZENS ONLY.  Due to the nature of the work, only US citizens (either born or naturalized) will be considered for this role.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex or national origin.  This position does not qualify for sponsorship.  NO THIRD PARTY RESUMES PLEASE.  Applicant must be able to prove authorization to work in the US as part of Form I-9 verification.

If you are interested and available for this full-time position please use the apply process where you found this job or apply directly on our website at the following URL:  http://www.newtownsolutions.com/show_job.cfm?ID=00003465&SRC=NTS