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Senior Designer


Senior Designer

Work under minimal supervision of Engineers to produce solid models and production drawings for customer orders. This includes making detailed drawings, processing paperwork, and maintaining drawing schedules. 


  • 2-year technical school degree.
  • 2-year associates degree in mechanical design
  • Drafting/design curriculum in high school

Minimum 10 years design experience

Job Qualifications:

  1. Demonstrate sufficient drafting skills to properly dimension and tolerance drawings, ensure that mating parts fit properly without tolerance errors, and understand when to use fractional and decimal dimensions and tolerances to ensure cost effective manufacturing of the Eriez product line.   
  2. Demonstrate the ability to use AutoCAD and Inventor software to create and update solid models and production drawings for customer orders and a thorough understanding of how to store and retrieve models and drawings from the Eriez Vault.
  3. Demonstrate the ability to use advanced capabilities of Autodesk Inventor including parametric modeling, including incorporating spread sheets into parametric models and using the I-logic functions. 
  4. Possess an understanding of the assigned product line with respect to how it is manufactured at Eriez and how it is to operate in the field. 
  5. Possess basic machine design experience.
  6. Demonstrate the ability to work independently with minimal direct supervision.
  7. Demonstrate the ability to perform advanced math calculations using established engineering guidelines.
  8. Demonstrate the ability to review incoming orders to accurately estimate the amount of time required to produce a solid model with production drawings.   

Job duties:

  1. Review incoming orders and specification sheets to provide accurate time estimates to complete production drawings for the order
  2. Work with minimal supervision of Engineers to produce solid models and production drawings for customer orders.  
  3. Performing the necessary math calculations using established engineering guidelines to design a machine to perform in accordance to the order face and associated specification sheets. 
  4. Ensure that a sufficient number of drawings are made for each order with sufficient views and production notes to provide a smooth work flow through Production Control and Manufacturing.
  5.  Ensure that drawings are dimensioned per ANSI Y14.5 for drawing dimensions and tolerance practices and ANSI/AWS A2-4 for standard drawing symbols for welding and brazing.
  6. Ensure that assigned orders are processed through the Engineering Department according to company policy.
  7. Maintain a drawing schedule.  This includes notifying immediate supervisor when drawing issues arise, product requirements change, or when schedules are compromised.
  8. Assist Designers with drawing issues and provide drawing guidance. 
  9. Work overtime hours as directed by immediate supervisor.
  10. Perform tasks as assigned by immediate supervisor.


Contact Eriez' Human Resources team at hr@eriez.com or 1-814-835-6000.

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