Drafting Technician in Bismarck, ND at Volt

Date Posted: 6/26/2018

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    Bismarck, ND
  • Duration:
    96 weeks
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  • Contact Name
    Volt Branch
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Job Description

VOLT provides highly skilled contingent workers to local, national, and international clients in all major industries. Volt has over 60 years of staffing experience and is a leader in the industry. We work with many of the Fortune 50, 500, and 1000 companies to provide workforce solutions.

Capitalizing on knowledge and innovation, comprehensive resources, and technology, VOLT provides top talent to the many thousands of clients across the globe. With over 60 years of unwavering focus on the issues of workforce management have gained us a reputation of being one of the most knowledgeable and accomplished strategic workforce partners in business for clients and candidates alike.

We have a talented and upbeat staffing team focused on the quality of your career. As a VOLT employee, you can expect the highest level of on-site support. We have a long-standing tradition of developing lasting and mutually beneficial relationships with our employees.

VOLT has an opportunity for you to become part of a prestigious team of professionals. We are seeking an Drafting Technician that has 5+ years of experience Computer Aided Drafting to work onsite in Rapid City, SD. This is a contingent position expected to last 1 year.   


24 months


Rapid City SD 57703

Candidate Responsibilities

Workplace Environment: Fast paced, supportive teamwork environment that promotes peer collaboration. Modern, open concept office environment that is ergonomically and environmentally friendly.

Typical Day

Job Duties may include but are not limited to: Create or modify 3D models and engineering drawings for use in manufacturing. Verifying 3D models and engineering drawings meet the customers’ needs while also adhering to Caterpillar Engineering Standards. Use PLM software for storing CAD files, creating engineering notices, and maintaining Bills of Material. Create engineering notices for all 3D model and engineering drawing changes and creations that adhere to Caterpillar Engineering Standards. Collaborate with Engineers and peers to troubleshoot design issues along with 3D model and engineering drawing issues and discrepancies. Complete projects in a timely manner to meet customer due dates and the Team leads’ project schedule. Communicate to the Team lead any delays or issues that are encountered during a project so that the project schedule can be kept up to date. Core hours are 8am-3pm. Otherwise flexible.

Education Requirements:

Educational Requirements: Required: Minimum Technical school diploma or certificate in Computer Aided Drafting (or 5+ years of Computer Aided Drafting experience); Preferred: AAS degree in Computer Aided Drafting.

Technical Skills

Required Skills: 5+ years’ experience with Computer Aided Drafting Software required if no degree; Basic Microsoft Office and Windows knowledge; Desired Skills: Experience with 3D CAD software (preferably PTC Creo); Good mechanical aptitude and 3D spatial awareness; Experience with Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing; Experience with Sheetmetal Design/Manufacturing, and/or Experience with Casting & Forging Design/Manufacturing, and/or Welding/Fabrication experience Differentiating Factors: Prior Creo experience. More manufacturing experience verses architectural experience.

Soft Skills

Basic soft skills including verbal and written communication; Basic problem solving and critical thinking skills. Good organizational and time management skills; Ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment; Flexibility to adapt to the frequent priority shifts of changing business demand.

***This position is in Rapid City, South Dakota. Candidates must be able to relocate to this location at their own expense. ***

Must be eligible to work on W-2 for VOLT. We are not currently accepting C2C or third-party vendors.

Submit your resume today!

If you do not meet all the qualifications of the position listed here, please be sure to go to http://jobs.volt.com to see the other positions we have available that you may qualify for.

VOLT is an Equal Opportunity Employer


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