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Drafter


Summary:
TruStile Doors, the nation's leading manufacturer of stile and rail architectural doors for the high-end residential and commercial segments is seeking a Drafter in Northwood, IA. Prepare clear, complete, and accurate detail drawings from rough or detailed sketches, existing libraries and product rules according to specified dimensions using AutoCAD 2014. Uses AutoCAD 2014 to provide support to Engineering/Product by preparing routine layouts, detail drawings, assembly drawings, sketches, & diagrams. This is a very creative position with great potential to contribute to the organization.

ESSENTIAL DUTIES & Responsibilities:
Prepares rough sketches by studying specifications; creating a picture of the system, components, and parts.
Participates in and provides product development support for new product development.
Prepares final drawings by studying sketches, specifications, and supporting documents; developing a layout of the system, components, and parts; drawing multiple views of the system, components, and parts; depicting relationship of components and parts; identifying dimensions, angles, curvatures, tolerances, and materials.
Identifies and verifies specifications by examining engineering documents; performing calculations.
Modifies drawings by studying changes; redrawing system, components, and parts; changing identifications.
Work with Engineering/Product Development Manager to create detailed shop drawings for submittals and production.
Prepare programming for CNC equipment.
Prepare and check BOM (Bill of Materials).
Work closely with Engineering/Product Development Manager to ensure jobs run smoothly.
Works closely with Customer Development team members and production floor team members in support of preparing quotes, processing orders and building orders.
Assist Marketing team on special projects related to new product development.
Back-up support to Engineering/Product Development Manager.
Other duties as assigned.

Qualifications:
AAS in Drafting or related field or 2 years experience with a HS Diploma.
Experience in the millwork desired.
Experience with CNC programming would be preferred, but not required.

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS, AND ABILITIES:
Must possess and exhibit a positive, "can do" attitude even in high stress situations with an unwavering commitment to "world class customer service".
Excellent communicator (oral and written), assertive, highly organized, determined to succeed, detail oriented and enthusiastic.
Ability to focus in a busy, team environment and work as a member of a design team, cooperating with the Engineering/Product Development Manager in an effective manner to perform engineering work of a high quality, with no errors.
Ability to conceive new approaches, streamline processes, and create customer interactions
Strong time management skills with ability to multi-task.
Ability to recognize and solve problems without direct supervision
Excellent analytical and problem solving skills
Proficient in AutoCAD 2007, Microsoft Office products, including Word, Excel, and Outlook.

LANGUAGE SKILLS:
Ability to read and comprehend instructions, short correspondence, and memos. Ability to write simple correspondence. Ability to effectively present information one-on-one and small group situations to customers, clients, and other employees of the organization. Proficiency in English required.

REASONING ABILITY:
Able to apply common sense understanding to carry out detailed written or oral instructions, Ability to deal with problems involving several variables in standardized situations.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are representatives of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

While performing the duties of this job, the employee is regularly required to sit; use hands to finger, handle, or feel; and talk or hear. The employee frequently is required to reach with hands and arms. The employee is occasionally required to stand; walk; climb or balance; and stoop, kneel, crouch, or crawl. The employee must regularly lift and/or move up to 10 pounds and occasionally lift and/or move up to 25 pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, and ability to adjust focus.

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

The work environment is indoors in a typical office setting. The noise level in the work environment is usually moderate.

TruStile Doors is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Minorities, women, disabled and veterans are encouraged to apply.


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