R&D CAD Designer Drafter

Our Opening and Your Responsibilities

  • Works from specifications, 3D CAD models, and verbal/written instructions to produce detailed design of parts and assemblies.
  • Uses technical knowledge and experience to generate high quality design drawings for parts and assemblies –appropriate for the fabrication techniques selected.
  • Develops part specifications, draft assembly procedures, and checks design layouts and details for good documentation practices. 
  • Uses conventional and computer aided design and drafting techniques as appropriate to document designs and test for fits. (Autodesk Inventor is our primary mechanical design tool.)
  • Assists engineers in the design and development of complex plans, layouts, detailed drawings, bills of materials, and engineering change orders.
  • Coordinates with other internal departments affected by design developments.
  • Keeps records of work.

What You Need to Succeed

  • Associates degree or higher in Drafting & Design, Industrial Technologies, or similar study area.  
  • 5 years+ of vocational training and/or equivalent work experience that actively involved hands-on product design drafting and documentation. 
  • Strong 3D CAD modeling and 2D CAD drafting skills – demonstrated understanding of drafting standards, dimensioning, and CAD links between models and drawings.  (Certification from Autodesk and/or SolidWorks Design Academy a strong plus.)
  • Experience with engineering change control systems – preferably SAP.
  • Sufficient knowledge of common fabrication techniques (machining, plastic molding, sheet metal forming, casting, and stamping) to understand part drawing requirements and typical tolerances associated with them.
  • High attention to detail.
  • Eager to work, learn, teach and engaging as a team player.

Our Offer to You

  • Medical, dental and vision care coverage and a 401(k) savings plan with company matching – all starting on date of hire
  • Tuition reimbursement, educational matching gift program, perks and discounts
  • Parental and caregiver leave programs
  • All the usual benefits such as paid time off, flexible spending, short-and long-term disability, basic life insurance, business travel insurance, Employee Assistance Program, and domestic partner benefits
  • Global market strength and worldwide leadership in precision instrumentation
  • A brand name that is identified worldwide with precision, quality, and innovation
  • Thousands of patents, design and innovation awards across Mettler Toledo
  • Global recognition for the quality of our products and services

About Mettler Toledo

Working at Mettler Toledo means you are impacting the world in important ways. Our precision measuring devices span the world's laboratories, production facilities, and retail stores. We manufacture, sell, and service instruments that detect, measure, and weigh - from the infinitely small to the largest of vehicles or airplanes.

  • We help feed the world. We impact how food is produced, packaged and made safe.
  • We help keep you healthy. Our instruments make it possible for scientists to develop new drugs and bring life-saving medicines to the world.
  • Mettler Toledo products are important to the production and consistent quality of every kind of consumer product.
Mettler Toledo Rainin manufactures pipettes, one of the most basic tools used in every type of chemistry laboratory and many kinds of biological laboratories. Rainin's pipettes consistently rank among the top premium pipette brands in North America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East.

Equal Opportunity Employment

We are an equal opportunity employer and value diversity at our company. We give consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other protected classification. If you’d like more information about your EEO rights as an applicant under the law, please click here.

Mettler Toledo endeavors to make www.mt.com accessible to any and all users. If you would like to contact us regarding the accessibility of our website or need assistance completing the application process, please contact us at EEO@mt.com.

For those who prioritize precision, Mettler Toledo is precisely where you belong.

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Mettler-Toledo Rainin, LLC [Delaware]

7500 Edgewater Dr, Oakland, CA 94621 United States

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