CAD Drafter

Vulcan Drying Systems, LLC - Moberly, MO


Develop new designs or modify existing ones, based on client requirements. Drafters and designers use sophisticated CAD tools working with both 3D and 2D design to generate computer models used to create and adjust designs.

Summary of essential job functions:

  • Develop detailed design drawings and specifications for mechanical equipment using computer-assisted drafting (CAD) equipment.
  • Coordinate with and consult other workers to design, lay out, or detail components and systems and to resolve design or other problems
  • Review and analyze specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas and related data to assess factors affecting component designs and the procedures and instructions to be followed
  • Compute mathematical formulas to develop and design detailed specifications for components or machinery, using computer-assisted equipment
  • Position instructions and comments onto drawings
  • Modify and revise designs to correct operating deficiencies or to reduce production problems
  • Lay out and draw schematics, orthographics, or angle views to depict functional relationships of components, assemblies, systems, and machines
  • Confer with Project Engineer o review schematics and answer questions pertaining to installation of systems
  • Lay out, draw, and reproduce illustrations for reference manuals and technical publications to describe operation and maintenance of mechanical systems
  • Shade or color drawing to clarify and emphasize details and dimensions and eliminate background, using ink, crayon, airbrush, and overlays

Minimum requirements:

  • Associate of Applied Science in Computer Aided Drafting Design
  • Knowledge of drafting techniques and familiarity with engineering terminology
  • Effective time management; must meet deadlines
  • Clear and concise verbal and written communication skills

Abilities required:

  • Reading text
  • Document use
  • Oral Communication
  • Problem Solving
  • Decision making
  • Critical thinking
  • Job task planning and organizing
  • While performing the duties of this job the employee is regularly required to sit, talk, hear, frequently required to walk and occasionally required to stand and occasionally lift/move 10 to 25 pounds

Job Types: Full-time, Part-time

Salary: $15.00 to $25.00 /hour


  • Drafting: 1 year (Preferred)


  • Associate (Preferred)

Seasonal job:

  • NO