CAD Intern

    • Job Tracking ID: 85347-340980
    • Job Location: Dallastown, PA
    • Job Level: Student/Internship
    • Job Type: Internship
    • Date Updated: 04/22/2022
    • Years of Experience: College
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Job Description


Using design layouts, models and other information, create design drawings for use by manufacturing.



  • Support CAD Designers by creating working drawings for basic shelters and mechanical and electrical modifications including rack installations, ECU installations, entry panel installations, lighting, power distribution and other ancillary items. 
  • Understand customer Technical Data Package requirements for the program. 
  • Incorporate drawing changes. 
  • Follow all CAD standards and procedures used by Gichner Shelter Systems. 
  • Meet CAD schedules and budgets. 
  • Review drawings for completeness and accuracy. 
  • Follow configuration requirements for documentation control. 
  • Interface with other departments to support the project. 
  • Contribute to product improvement, standardization and department improvement projects.


Other Job Functions

  • Other duties may be assigned.



This position does not require supervisory responsibilities.

Experience and Skills


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.




High School Diploma or equivalent.

1 year of technical training or equivalent work experience.

Proficient in 2D CAD.


Problem Solving         

Resolves some problems that are diversified and somewhat complex.

Requires judgment in the application or interpretation of standard practices to suit special or changing conditions. Fact finding and analysis is frequently required as information not always easily available.

Can interact with Gichner sources throughout the company to address problems.


Decision Making/ Accountability

Requires judgment in coordinating analysis of diverse information, reviewing recommendations, making decisions in order to resolve problems.



Office environment.

Ability to stand and sit for long periods of time.

Ability to perform repetitive motion (keyboarding, 10-key, phones).

Ability to lift  up to 10 pounds.

Ability to follow standard precautions using personal protective equipment as required.

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