CAD Technician in Corning, NY at Volt

Date Posted: 9/7/2018

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
  • Location:
    Corning, NY
  • Duration:
    48 weeks
  • Date Posted:
  • Job ID:
  • Pay Rate
    $0.0 - $40.0/Hour
  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
  • Phone

Job Description

Volt Workforce Solutions is looking for a CAD Technician for our client, a leading manufacturer of scientific-grade glass and other materials. After reading the job info below, if interested, email an updated resume (in Word format).

Job Title: CAD Technician

Location: Corning, NY

Job Description

Chosen candidate will work with Project Managers, Project Engineers/Leaders to manage and create all drafted documentation associated with project. The documentation will primarily be created using Solidworks, PRO E/CREO or AutoCAD and the scope of the job will span all elements of the project life cycle inclusive of gathering project requirements, preliminary and final design, procurement and As-Builts of equipment and materials, project monitoring and control. Work will also include updating management of documentation for existing equipment systems.


  • CAD Operation/Design
  • Prepare design drawings, details and sketches from sketches, concepts or mark-ups provided by engineering or project management staff. Draw and plot drawings to scale, as required.
  • Work under the direction of the Project Manager to design complex drawings, such as P&ID, construction documents, routine design layouts, detailed drawings, equipment skid and piping.
  • Prepare complex drawings (e.g., PFDs, P&IDs, scaled equipment layouts and equipment details).
  • Prepare and work with bills of material (BOMs) and other construction documents.
  • Develop equipment/material schedules and material takeoffs from drawings or sketches. Support preparation of requests for bids for subcontractors and material vendors, as directed.
  • Assist engineering and project management staff with day to day project functions, including researching product specifications, contacting vendors and other support functions as needed.
  • Maintain utilization by assisting with non-drafting project activities such as component assembly and hands-on work in the plant as appropriate.
  • Work as part of a collaborative team to balance workloads and ensure quality deliverables are produced on time.
  • Adhere to Corning practices, policies and procedures for document revision control.


  • Minimum 5 years CAD related work experience
  • Experienced with Creo
  • Proficiency in SolidWorks/PRO E
  • Strong understanding of mechanical design fundamentals and practices
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills
  • Strong computer skills (Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint)
  • Report to Engineering Manager or Project Leader
  • Manger will work with project management staff to set work priorities
  • Work independently based on instructions, directions or requests received from Supervisor and/or Sr. Project staff.
  • Willing and able to travel both within and outside the United States required

Associate’s degree in Drafting Technology or related field required. CAD Training required (can be part of coursework for Associate’s or in addition to it).

As a Volt employee, you can expect the highest level of support.  We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.  Contact a Volt representative by applying to this posting online for immediate consideration. Submit your resume today! To learn more about Volt, please visit: and to see more of our job postings, please visit:

Volt is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Pay Rate is based on experience.