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Designer in Monroe, NC at Circor Career Site

Date Posted: 9/15/2018

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Job Description

Position Summary

The Designer provides detailed component and layout design, solid modeling, drafting, BOM structuring, and document checking support for the 2-Screw Pumps Engineering Department. The Designer works under the technical supervision of a Design Engineer or Engineering Manager.


Principal Activities

  • Creates and modifies 3-D models and 2-D detailed manufacturing drawings.
  • Works closely with the Design Engineers to ensure that the designs meet both internal and external customer requirements.
  • Reviews engineering drawings and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications, standards and meet the all change requirements. 
  • Generates Bill of Materials (BOMs), and supports all design related Engineering documentation.
  • Supports and participates in tolerance stack-ups, fits and clearances, basic calculations as required.
  • Assists in developing and maintaining drawing standards, checklists and processes. 

 Core Competencies: 

  • Ability to prioritize, balance, and manage multiple efforts with strong results/goal orientation.
  • Ability to successfully manage multiple priorities with a high sense of urgency and accuracy.
  • Knowledge of component design and analysis techniques and utilization of best drafting and engineering practices.
  • Strong understanding of design for manufacturability. 
  • Displays willingness to make decisions; supports and explains reasoning for decisions, and engages appropriate people in decision-making process.
  • Strong communication (oral and written), skills. Effectively communicates across all mediums, audiences, and situations.
  • An above average mechanical aptitude with the ability to use independent thinking and resourcefulness.

Job Requirements

Knowledge, Skills & Abilities

Experience: 2+ years of experience in Solid Edge CAD modeling and drafting. Strong working knowledge in detail design and GD&T. Design of rotating equipment and/or pressure vessels is a plus. 

Basic Knowledge and Required Skills: 

  • Expert in Solid Edge 3-D modeling
  • Working knowledge of IFS (ERP system)
  • Experience with BOM structuring and modification
  • Strong working knowledge of ASME Y14.5 GD&T
  • Working knowledge of ISO tolerances
  • Strong knowledge in Engineering Change Request/Order/Notice


  • Minimum of 7 years drafting experience in Mechanical Design/Drafting.
  • Minimum of 5 years drafting experience with a 2-Year Associate Degree in Mechanical Design/Drafting.
  • Minimum of 2 years drafting experience with a 4-year Engineering degree.

 Additional criteria for Senior Designer 

  • Minimum of 10 years drafting experience with a 2-Year Associate Degree in Mechanical Design/Drafting.
  • Minimum of 4 years drafting experience with a 4-year Engineering degree.
  • Demonstrated ability to work on more complex/technical projects
  • Demonstrated ability to develop innovative solutions to problems as an individual and as part of a team
  • Fully competent in creating 3-D parametric solid models with current CAD system
  • Understanding of foundry, machine shop and fabrication practices
  • Develop design standards and best practices in the area of design including design, CAD modeling, change and control processes.


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