Mechanical Drafter
Microwave Products Group
Salisbury, MD

About $48,000 - $66,000 a year

EducationSkills
Connecting and Protecting People, Microwave Products Group (MPG) is a leading global provider of mission-critical engineered electronic components and subsystems comprised of four business units in five manufacturing locations. Our brand names are recognized globally including: BSC Filters, York, UK; Dow-Key Microwave, Ventura, CA; K&L Microwave, Salisbury, Maryland and Dominican Republic and Pole/Zero, West Chester, OH.
Our expertise is the design and manufacture of communications-based specialty products – engineered components and subsystems – for demanding military, space, commercial aerospace/industrial, and telecom infrastructure applications where function and reliability are crucial.

POSITION OVERVIEW:
Transforms new and revised RF product design using CAD (Computer Aided Drafting) equipment into working layouts, detailed drawings, outline drawings, sketches and diagrams. Details include all views and dimensions necessary for manufacture. Prepares routine to complex layouts for final product design using customer and engineer-supplied data. Assists in analysis of problem areas and recommends solutions. Generates a parts list. May consultant with customers and/or outside vendors as needed to discuss design problem areas and to ensure product meets all requirements.

QUALIFICATIONS SUMMARY

Solid understanding of drafting techniques and familiarity with engineering terminology. Mechanical aptitude with ability to complete basic to statistical mathematical calculations. Should possess knowledge of 2D and 3D modeling, applicable product materials and production processes. A technical school certification in drafting, Associates degree in Mechanical CAD or directly related job experience preferred.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
Described here are characteristics representative of those that must be met to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work is sedentary. There may be some physical exertion walking; standing, bending; reaching; carrying of light items.
No special physical demands are required to perform the work

WORK ENVIRONMENT:
Characteristics described here are representative of those an incumbent will encounter while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individual with disabilities to perform the essential functions.

Work environment involves everyday risks or discomforts requiring safety precautions typical of work office and manufacturing environment. Personal protective equipment provided and to be used in designated areas.

Work area is adequately lighted, heated and ventilated

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, disability, age, genetic information, or any other factors prohibited by law.