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Designer III / IV - Active Security Clearance Required

 
Job Tracking ID:  85347-276674
Location:   Roseville, CA
Job Type:  Full-Time/Regular
Date Updated:  November 06, 2018
 
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Job Description:

 

  • Requires an active U.S. security clearance at the appropriate level, and able to maintain.
  • Requires U.S. Citizenship.

 

Designs and drafts components, assemblies and tooling, commensurate with level of experience. 

ESSENTIAL JOB FUNCTIONS:

Designer ALL

The duties and responsibilities listed below apply to all levels of Designers.  Each level of Designer has additional duties and responsibilities listed.

  • Confers with design originator, appropriate engineering and other personnel in preparing and finalizing design concepts.
  • Prepares preliminary sketches, models, or diagrams reflecting basic design concept.
  • Using appropriate software, prepares sketches, models and/or complete detail and layout drawings from verbal or written instructions on products and/or equipment.
  • Recommends changes or modifications as appropriate.
  • Prepares and models final layout, detail and assembly drawings.
  • Prepares, revises and processes the generation of the graphical portion of Engineering Change Notices for jobs.
  • Works with engineering to identify problems with performance or tool life and recommends solutions or enhancements.
  • Follows safety precautions.
  • Ensures that the work area and equipment are kept clean.
  • Complies with established QMS procedures. 

Designer III

  • Works under limited supervision.
  • Performs work of proficient complexity.
  • Conducts stress analysis using basic calculations.
  • Ensures that assigned design efforts achieve project objectives for scheduling, engineering output, and quality.
  • May act liaison with engineering, suppliers, and customers.
  • Creates methods to monitor and control key variables or characteristics on specific design projects and reports progress periodically.
  • Supports business development efforts by preparing graphics for quotes and proposals.
  • May lead and direct the work of others.

 

Designer IV

  • Works under minimal supervision.
  • Performs work of advanced complexity.
  • Conducts advanced stress analysis using Cosmos.
  • Has frequent outside contacts as liaison with engineering, suppliers, and customers.
  • Responsible for day to day configuration control.
  • Sets up and maintains an Intranet Web Site.
  • Ensures that others design skills are up to date and provides training on CAD, CAD standards, and GD&T.
  • Provides technical guidance to less skilled Designers and design support personnel as required.

 

Other Job Functions

Within Company
  • Inside immediate department; works closely with Engineers and will receive instructions from appropriate engineering staff.
  • Outside immediate department; occasional contact with production personnel as needed.

 

Outside of Company

  • Interface with customers and suppliers as needed in the course of project execution; occasional travel to support sales in new business development and customer maintenance as determined by the Engineer responsible for the project.

 

Financial Responsibilities: Tracks time spent on jobs and enters it electronically.

 

SUPERVISORY RESPONSIBILITY:  

No direct reports.

           

Supervision Received

  • Results are reviewed as needed by manager based on function performed

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES REQUIRED:   

  • Ability to maintain sensitive and confidential information as required by government standards
  • Ability to interact effectively with peers and supervisors
  • Ability to interact appropriately with the public when necessary
  • Ability to adhere to workplace rules
Experience and Skills:

 

 

Each successive level of Designer builds on the identified typical qualifications listed for the previous level(s) Designer. 

Designer III

  • Requires a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering or Aerospace Engineering, or equivalent combination of education and experience.
  • Proficient knowledge of CATIA/SolidWorks
    • Drafting
    • Modeling
    • Surfacing
    • Composite Modeler and Drafter.
  • 4-6 years related experience.
  • Proficient knowledge of GD&T.
  • Familiar with AutoCAD.
  • Able to set up basic CAD standards.
  • Proficient with hydraulics and tube bending.
  • Familiar with aircraft control systems, and powerplants.
  • Proficient MS Project.
  • May be required to obtain and maintain a U.S. security clearance at the appropriate level (requires U.S. Citizenship). 

 

Designer IV

  • 6+ years related experience.
  • Advanced knowledge of CATIA/SolidWorks
    • Drafting
    • Modeling
    • Surfacing
    • Composite Modeler and Drafter
  • Advanced knowledge of GD&T.
  • Proficient with AutoCAD.
  • Proficient with wire harnesses, fuel systems, aircraft control systems, powerplants, communications and avionics equipment.
  • Proficient with composite manufacturing and plastic compression mold tooling.
  • Proficient with composite assembly tooling.
  • Proficient with MS Project and Access.
  • Requires an active U.S. security clearance at the appropriate level, and able to maintain.
  • Requires U.S. Citizenship.

WORK ENVIRONMENT / PHYSICAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Office environment.  May work extended hours or weekends.

 


Additional Information:
 
Job Level:   Mid Career (2+ years)
Number of Openings:   1
Years of Experience:   More than 5 Years
Level of Education:   BA/BS
Starting Date :   ASAP