2D/3D Drafter Designer

Yancey Brothers Co.

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Milner, GA

Job Description

As posted by the hiring company

Job Overview:

Who We Are:

From Georgia. For Georgia. Since 1914 Yancey Bros. Co. has proudly served as the authorized Caterpillar equipment dealer for Georgia, providing our customers with the highest quality sales, parts and service. From Caterpillar heavy and compact construction equipment to on-highway trucks, we remain committed to learning more about our customers, offering equipment and support to keep up with their changing needs. This all starts with our greatest asset…our employees.

What You Will Be Doing:

As the Designer/Drafter, will operate computer-aided design (CAD) system and peripheral equipment to generate prints for use in production and manufacturing associated with the packaging facilities requirements.

Primary Responsibilities:
  • Design fabricated mechanical parts and system assemblies using CAD software
  • 3D modeling, create layout views, create full parametric part and assembly drawings, and create DXF files for manufacture
  • Create complete bill of materials for project requiring fabrication
  • Create 2D wiring diagrams and schematic drawings and sketches
  • Use CAM software to generate machine code for CNC machine operators
  • Verify dimensions of sourced parts
  • Perform simulations of 3D models under customer specified stresses
  • Quality control in respect of initial inspection of fabrication parts and pre-shipping of finished products
  • Estimate fabrication costs
  • Adhere to company policies and procedures
  • Product development tasks as assigned by company
  • Miscellaneous duties as assigned by management
Additional Responsibilities:
  • Participate in required safety program, and work in a safe manner
  • Additional duties as assigned by manager

Who We Are Looking For:

To be successful in this position you should have prior experience as a designer/drafter specifically with electrical and mechanical drawings. You should be a critical thinker, able to lead by example, be comfortable with making decisions, show initiative, and a problem solver.

  • High school diploma or equivalent preferred
Required Qualifications/Skills:
  • Certification, Training or Professional experience with SolidWorks 3D Software
  • Ability to work within a fast-paced, team driven environment
  • Ability to work with highly-customized products
  • Ability to handle pressured situations with professionalism and calm and work without supervision
  • Ability to read and interpret mechanical and electrical engineering drawings
  • Ability to read tape measure
  • Ability to communicate plans, goals and information effectively to the workforce
  • Good mathematical skills
  • Experience with Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Word, Microsoft PowerPoint and Outlook
  • Experience with sheet metal design
  • Knowledge of SolidWorks Simulations
  • Knowledge of electrical and mechanical equipment
  • Knowledge of metal shop tooling, basic welds and steel work
  • A valid Class C Driver License required
  • Occasionally, heavy lifting (more than 25 lbs.) is required
Preferred Qualifications/Skills:
  • Experience with AutoCAD
  • Ability to create functional shop equipment training guides
  • Knowledge of pertinent electrical and building codes

At Yancey Bros. Co, we are always looking to add people to our team who share our core values:

  • Safety: We value the lives and health of our team and customers above all else.
  • Integrity: We are ethical and trustworthy, demonstrate respect for others, and communicate truthfully and promptly.
  • Teamwork: We work as one across our organization for the benefit of our customers.

Ideal candidates will demonstrate the following values:

  • Acting in a safe manner
  • Exhibiting honesty and integrity
  • Acting in a fair and ethical manner
  • Team mentality
  • Delivering quality results
  • Embraces change / improvement
  • Exhibiting superior customer service skills
  • Exhibiting pride and ownership
  • Working with a sense of urgency
  • Exhibiting a winning attitude 

What We Offer:

Yancey Bros. Co. offers a full benefits package that includes aggressive compensation levels, technician tool allowances, full medical, vision and dental coverage, employee wellness programs, paid vacations and more.

Competitive Pay Structure
  • Competitive Pay
  • Individual Bonus Opportunities Available
  • Technician Tool Allowance
  • 401k Plan Strong Company Match
  • Employee Profit Sharing
  • Financial Wellness Coaching
Employee Wellness Program
  • Medical, Vision, Dental Insurance
  • Prescription Drug Coverage
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Short & Long Term Disability
  • Group Life Insurance
Personal Time Off
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Sick Leave 
Career Development
  • Tuition Reimbursement
  • Ongoing Training 
  • Advancement Opportunities