The Mechanical Engineering Directorate (MED) leads in mechanical hardware design, development and production of radar, sonar, torpedo and combat system equipment. MED uses state-of-the-art tools, processes technology and the IDS Six Sigma principles.
MED's Undersea & Electronics Systems Department, located at the Seapower Capability Center (SCC) in Portsmouth, RI is currently seeking an experienced Senior Design Drafter to work in the Computer Aided Design section. The Computer Aided Design section of the Undersea and Electronics Systems Department, performs conceptual design, detail design, release to production, fabrication and assembly & integration on a variety of DoD platforms. The primary responsibilities of this position will include, but not be limited to:
Utilizing preliminary sketches, diagrams, and other engineering information to generate 3-D design models and/or conceptual layouts.
Executing the detail design and leading the completion of the documentation for unique mechanical subsystems.
Investigating pertinent design factors such as ease of manufacture, availability of materials and equipment, interchangeability, replaceability, strength-weight efficiency, and contractual specifications, requirements and cost.
Coordinating with other organizations affected by design development.
Self-check completed layouts and drawings for clarity, completeness, conformity to standards, procedures, specifications, and accuracy of calculations and dimensioning.
Identifying design errors, omissions, and other deficiencies, and recommending revisions and/or improvements in design layout to responsible team leads, engineers or designers
U.S. Citizenship status is required as this position will need a U.S. Security Clearance within 1 year of start date. Except in rare circumstances, only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance.
Minimum of 4 years experience in developing mechanical documentation.
Knowledge of mechanical design applications and fabrication processes.
Must have experience using CREO (Pro/E, Wildfire)
Demonstrated experience with applying Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing
Confirmed understanding of the general requirements of Technical Data Packages
(TDPs) and Associated Lists per MIL-STD-31000.
Microsoft Office Tools and experience with Windchill
PDMLink or equivalent configuration management system.
Excellent communication skills - both written and verbal.
A team player with a high level of initiative and the ability to work in an environment of rapidly changing priorities.
Ability to work with Parts Lists, Change Notices, and PDM or similar data management programs.
Required Education (including Major):
AS degree in an Engineering technology discipline OR equivalent combination of related experience and education/training (each two years of related experience can substitute for one year of related education).
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Here at Integrated Defense Systems (IDS), we work together as one global team creating trusted, innovative solutions to make the world a safer place. Our innovation spans all domains: from land and sea to air, space and cyberspace. Were inspired by a noble mission thats shared by IDS employees around the globe and an inclusive culture that empowers employees and celebrates their contributions.
What We Offer:
Whether youre just starting out on your career journey or are an experienced professional, IDS offers a robust total rewards package that goes above and beyond with compensation; healthcare, wellness, retirement and work/life benefits; career development and recognition programs. Some of the superior benefits IDS offers include paternal leave, flexible work schedules, achievement awards, educational assistance and child/adult backup care.
The Portsmouth facility has miles of nature trails, a fitness center, dining center, research library, and medical facility. We have an active chapter of the Young Employee Success Network (YESNET) (one of IDS employee resource groups with a focus on networking, new hire outreach, career development, community service, and social activities on site).
Portsmouth is one of three towns on Aquidneck Island in the East Bay portion of Rhode Island, and is anchored by the famed beaches, mansions, activities, and nightlife of Newport, five miles south of the facility. Boston is an easy car ride to our north.
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