- Associate's degree
- High school diploma or GED
- Analysis skills
- 2D animation
- Microsoft Office
- Disability insurance
- Health insurance
- Vision insurance
- Flexible spending account
- Flexible schedule
At Triple-S Steel we live and work by our core values. Since our inception over 50 years ago, we have followed three basic principles that are the foundation of our success:
Stability: All decisions made are measured in years, not quarters.
Flexibility: Employees are encouraged to seek creative steel solutions and services that help the company thrive.
Chemistry: We foster and nurture an entrepreneurial spirit throughout the Triple-S family. That spirit permeates our DNA.
From a small family retail operation in Houston, our business has expanded across the US and S. America to sell over 1 Million tons per year. We supply steel for bridges, stadiums, barges and large buildings but one thing will always remain the same: We treat our customers and employees like family.
ABOUT THE POSITION:
We are seeking a motivated CAD drafter to join our company. The CAD programmer is responsible for understanding the layouts of steel designs and translating to machinery language for high volume production. The ideal candidate will have experience preparing detailed working diagrams, including dimensions, fastening methods and other engineering information. They will also ensure all work is done on time.
WHAT WE OFFER:
Our company offers great benefits, from tuition reimbursement to training and development opportunities. We also offer medical, dental, vision, FSA, HSA, commuter, long-term disability and group life insurance programs. Come join our team!
Thorough knowledge of the use and operational procedures for CAD-CAM systems.
Thorough knowledge of manufacturing products, design requirements and terminology.
Must be able to read and interpret engineering related documents, blue prints and other data.
Knowledge of G-Codes and M-Codes for cutting programs .
Ability to work independently and with discretion when working with confidential and sensitive information
Must be able to maintain records, files and logs and prepare reports
Ability to pay close attention to detail for extended periods of time with visual acuity and manual dexterity
A high degree of accuracy is required. Must be able to multitask and pay close attention to detail for long periods of time
Must have the ability to edit and proof one's own work in order to detect errors, and make sound judgments on corrective actions when necessary in order to reduce any negative impacts including but not limited to material loss, poor product quality, loss of revenue, production delays, costs associated with rework, etc.
Must be able to follow established procedures and parameters of job duties with latitude given for achieving established goals
Must be able to work independently and with confidence when scheduling programs on correct cutting machines and in the correct order based on production due dates
Must be able to problem solve, be creative and resourceful throughout the course of duties and when making decisions or establishing schedules
Maintain good judgment and initiative in work duties in order to maintain accuracy and work efficiency
Other duties as assigned.
Project managing skills
Attention to detail
Must be able to work flexible hours and overtime
Problem solving and analytical skills
Must be dependable
Able to work under pressure
Able to work overtime if necessary
General knowledge of 2D/CAD/Draft Sight
Work under time constraints
EDUCATION & REQUIREMENTS
Prepares cutting programs for CNC cutting machines from customer drawings and design specifications using AutoCAD systems
Works from detailed drawings, rough sketches, notes or other conceptual information to prepare programs for production
Visually reviews blueprints and drafts to ensure they conform to cutting parameters, proper dimensions and tolerances as set forth in established guidelines
Checks work orders & checks cutting programs for accuracy and changes information that has been miscalculated or missed; Downloads cutting programs to specified cutting machines
Performs modifications to computer drawings based on customer or in-house requests (i.e. model changes, specifications, changes to compensate for bending, beveling, machining, welding, cutting, etc.)
Reviews drawings to create nest on CAM System for production of parts in order to maximize plate usage
Provides templates for beveling, bending, and/or machining; jigs for welding
Maintains all files, logs and records as required
Maintains good housekeeping standards in assigned area
Uses Microsoft Office to create reports frequently
Understands Production due dates, Schedules programs made in the correct priority to be cut.
Associates degree in Drafting/Design or High school diploma, or general education degree (GED)
Coordinate work with production or sales personal to identify required inspections.
Assist the Quality Control Manager.
Observe company safety policy while working.
Help and assist shop personnel with interpretation of drawings and specifications.
Inform foreman of defects on processing errors
Record and maintain in-process and final inspection records for quality assurance and production control
Self-perform quality control inspections of shop fabrication which includes spot checks on processing and record keeping of checks
Ability to read and interpret structural steel blueprints
Minimum of 1-2 years manufacturing background