CAD Designer

CAD Designer Job Description Template

Our company is looking for a CAD Designer to join our team.


  • Assist with the conceptualization, design, and manufacture of large scale industrial machinery;
  • Create 3D models of components and machines using sound judgment necessary to ensure proper fit and function of the designs;
  • Creation and revisions to basic/intermediate drawing elements such as surfaces, corridors, utility alignments, etc;
  • Update older drawings and technical documentation;
  • Performs other duties of a similar nature and level as assigned;
  • Coordinates submittals for clients, governmental agencies, permitting agencies, etc. for reviews, approvals, and other milestones;
  • Create BOM s based on the equipment and machinery needs;
  • Will work closely with engineers, mid/senior-level designers, and other technical staff on assigned projects;
  • Create detailed 3D solid models using Solidworks.


  • Creating 3D parts and assemblies, 2D drawing as per the requirement;
  • Required to work on other projects as assigned;
  • Be able to analyze data and situations and come up with a creative solution;
  • Proficient in CAD Software (Preferably Autodesk Inventor);
  • Metal Forming and Finishing Process;
  • Experience with acrylic, glazing, curtain wall systems, carpentry, and metal fabrication a plus;
  • High level of mechanical aptitude;
  • 3+ years of in design/drafting experience;
  • Previous work creating and managing BIM files is preferred;
  • Strong knowledge of material and manufacturing processes;
  • Design parts using knowledge of Elkay and supplier manufacturing and assembly process;
  • Ability to travel up to 25% of the time;
  • Relevant Associate Degree from accredited college or university or equivalent combination of education and experience;
  • Experience in one or more of the following areas are required: Plastic Part Design and Part Finishing;
  • 5-7 years’ experience in manufacturing or product development.