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Posted on March 29, 2023

CAD Designer

Reports to: Mechanical Engineer


The CAD designer performs concept and package studies and design parts and assemblies for prototype and production applications. The designer also builds and repairs eMatrix’s Prototypes and takes active part in product and process improvement. 

Essential Duties & Responsibilities

  • Conduct concept studies and develop energy systems’ packaging solutions
  • Design and detail parts and assemblies (mechanical, electrical and thermal)
  • Support and coordinate BOM, change and product configuration management                                                                                    
  • Create Engineering Drawings
  • Perform tolerance stack-ups, apply GD&T and do basic engineering calculations and simulations as required
  • Assemble prototype packs and sub-assemblies
  • Develop & review build instructions and drawings to ascertain proper assembly procedures
  • Provide support and training to production employees for new product launches
  • Familiar with standard automotive/battery concepts, practices, and procedures
  • Follow processes, procedures and work instructions and propose modifications when needed
  • Work with engineers  and other designers to eliminate build problems
  • Performs all duties according to safety procedures

Education & Experience

  • Minimum 1 year of experience as CAD designer
  • Experience with commercially available CAD software
  • Experience with Fusion360 is preferred
  • Experience with battery systems design is preferred
  • Experience using PLM software preferred
  • Experience designing for injection molding, casting, sheet metal, wire harness is preferred
  • 1+ years of hands-on assembly work experience preferred
  • A certain degree of creativity and problem solving is required
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills are required

Other Skills

  • Good understanding of mechanical and material principles  
  • Good understanding of different production and fabrication methods
  • Experience with MS Office Suite or Google Suite 
  • Fast learner

Physical Aspects of the job

To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

  • While performing the duties of this job, the employee routinely is required to sit,walk, talk, and hear.
  • Specific vision abilities required by this job include close vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and ability to adjust focus.
  • May require travel, depending on company needs.
  • The employee may occasionally lift and/or move up to 30 lbs.
  • Constant gross hand and finger dexterity, grasping and manipulating.
  • The employee is occasionally required to move around the office
  • The employee must be able to perform all duties while working under a deadline

Why eMatrix Energy Systems, Inc.

  • Culture of Innovation
  • Comprehensive benefits package including health savings account.
  • 401(k) with competitive company match
  • Continuous learning and development programs
  • Paid holidays

Note: The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Email your cover letter and resume to designer@ematrixenergy.odoo.com

Apply for CAD Designer

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