ORBITEC- Mechanical Designer Postion


Mechanical Designer II   ORBITEC is a Madison, WI based high-tech research and engineering firm focused on product development and introduction for aerospace and related spin-off markets. We are currently looking for self-starter and independent CAD designer with a strong manufacturing background to assist in designing the next generation of the HMA Fire apparatus systems and products.     Job Responsibilities ·         Use CAD equipment to support engineers by preparing layouts, detailed production drawings, assembly drawings, sketches and diagrams.·         Comply with (or follow) the ECR and ECN process.·         Use knowledge of manufacturing processes, engineering practices, mathematics, building materials, and other physical sciences to complete drawings. ·         Perform preliminary and advanced work in development of working layouts and final master drawings, adequate for detailing parts and units of design for new proposals and current designs.·         Participate in engineering and general design reviews as required.·         Assist with the preparation of proposal documentation and technical documents such as qualification test procedures, reports, component maintenance manuals, etc.·         Assist in maintaining supplier network relations. ·         Interact with vendors and customers on engineering design issues.·         Participate as a team member; work effectively in a team environment.   Job QualificationsA successful candidate will have a solid understanding of drafting techniques and familiarity with engineering terminology; strong experience in manufacturing design, preferably in the heavy automotive/apparatus field; ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists; and experience with ISO 9001 standards is preferred.  Qualified candidates must have at least an Associate’s degree from a two-year college or technical school, along with 4-6 years of relevant work experience and a high skill level in SolidWorks/CAD software.       Rewards ORBITEC offers a competitive benefits package that includes:  

  • Health, Dental, Life, and Long-Term Disability Insurance
  • Paid Vacation
  • Paid Sick Leave
  • Paid Holidays
  • Flex Time
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Casual Work Environment
  • Employee social events
  • Generous Bonus Plan
  • 401(k)

 Contact Please send a resume via email to hr@orbitec.com or via mail to: ORBITEC, Attn: Human Resources, 1212 Fourier Dr. Madison, WI 53717. ORBITEC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. For more information on ORBITEC and HMA, please see our websites at www.hmafire.com or www.orbitec.com