Design Drafter Resume Samples

A Design Drafter specializes in civil, electrical, mechanical or architectural drafting and uses various technical drawings to design everything from skyscrapers to microchips. The job description and duties listed on the Design Drafter Resume include the following – designing plans using CAD and drafting software, helping in designing products with manufacturing and engineering techniques; preparing diverse versions of designs for review by architects and engineers; specifying accurately the dimensions and materials needed for new products; and ensuring final designs adhere to quality standards.

Those seeking to work as Design Drafters must depict their resumes the following skills and abilities – familiarity with 3D modeling tools, hands-on experience with computer-aided software; good math skills; and technical skills. Employers typically prefer those having an associate’s degree at a technical school. An Architectural or Engineering program also provides the necessary education needed for a drafting career.

Design Drafter Resume example

Design Drafter III Resume

Summary : CAD Drafter and recent MBA Certificate recipient focusing on Project Management. During 13 years in the Engineering and Construction Industry have held several Leadership positions and managed Information and Resources for Green Energy and Sustainability Initiatives for a Medium Sized Supermarket Retail Chain.

Skills : CAD/CAM, SolidWorks CSWP.

Description :

    1. Created drawings for Shop fabrication and assembly of components used in industrial gas processing systems, which were containerized and exported around the world.
    2. Generated Assembly drawings from selected Vendor components to be mounted on steel base frames along with Shop fabricated items for industrial gas processing applications.
    3. Created Piping and Instrumentation drawings for industrial gas processing systems.
    4. Worked closely with shop personnel to achieve productive continuity between Engineering and Manufacturing departments.
    5. Implemented a Quality review procedure where Shop input for faster, better, cheaper productive efforts were incorporated into Engineering design.
    6. Generated Control panel drawings and Wiring Diagrams for mechanical equipment.
    7. Generated Plant layout drawings to fit our equipment within new and existing customer structures.
    8. Generated Pressure Vessel fabrication drawings per ASME code.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS


Design Drafter II Resume

Summary : Exceptionally well-trained and hardworking Designer/Drafter with considerable hands-on experience. Adept at adjusting work pace to meet project deadline changes. Able to function effectively as an independent worker or as part of a team.

Skills : Computer aided drafting, Aircraft maintenance, Quality Assurance.

Description :

    1. Departmental restructuring eliminated the previously held position as Structural Drafting Supervisor.
    2. Reviewing engineering design for best practice, checking drawings, and ensuring relative company standards were up to date.
    3. Coordinated CADD work among other engineering disciplines.
    4. Reviewed all structural drawings of heat recovery steam generators, prior to their release for construction.
    5. Responsible for all 3D modeling and drawing creation of platforms, substructures, stair towers, and silencer supports.
    6. Developed training tools for new employees and trained said, employees.
    7. Made software improvements to increase efficiency in both training and work activities.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Diploma


Design Drafter I Resume

Headline : Seeking a challenging and rewarding position with a progressive company that will utilize my skills in Electro mechanical Design Drafting as well as educational background to assist in the success of that organization.

Skills : Autodesk CAD, 16 years in reading and interpreting engineering drawings per ASME Y14, Conducted parts research using FEDLOG to update drawings, Converted hardcopy drawings in to AutoCAD.

Description :

    1. Responsible for the design of new products and the improvement of existing mechanisms.
    2. Work with Production and Field service to determine product issues.
    3. Conduct Design Reviews on my assigned projects and attend those of my department.
    4. Determine appropriate materials, finishes, manufacturing methods and tolerances for piece parts with consideration of reliability, cost-effectiveness, and production needs.
    5. Determine safety requirements for products and implement them into the design as required.
    6. Supply lab with assembly information, testing procedures, and fixtures.
    7. Provide technical data relating to all aspects of a new design.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associate Of Science

Asst. Design Drafter Resume

Summary : Highly qualified Design Drafter with experience in the industry. Enjoy creative problem solving and getting exposure on multiple projects, and the collaborative environment on which your company prides itself.

Skills : Inventory Management, Microsoft Project, Microsoft.

Description :

    1. Lead designer for an $8M mega project for high volume production of SXS refrigerators.
    2. The project scope included 7 brands and 38 models at 2 plants on 2 platforms.
    3. Responsible for Pro/E modeling of dispenser bezels, fascias, and numerous other aesthetic parts.
    4. Worked closely with engineers, industrial design, vendors and model shop.
    5. Responsible for all Controls CAD design support needs globally.
    6. In addition to design responsibilities, aided in defining solutions for control board modularity.
    7. Created a new Water Filter system design including filter housing, baffle, roller assembly, evaporative tray, and water valves.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Industrial Technology

Design Drafter/Designer Resume

Headline : To obtain a challenging position in a mechanical engineering career. Where can apply innovative ideas, skills and creativity for accomplishing projects that add value to the overall company profitability.

Skills : Solidworks, Pro-Engineer, Microsoft Office.

Description :

    1. Designed and detailed sheet metal enclosures using mild steel, aluminum and stainless steel.
    2. Designed Air Conditioning units for enclosures using mild steel, galvanized steel and stainless steel.
    3. Built several prototypes to create new product lines and to help improve production flow.
    4. Worked closely with suppliers and sales team to ensure the customer's needs were met on custom orders.
    5. Worked with customer's prints to create custom enclosures to their specifications.
    6. Worked closely with other Engineers on improvements and assisted with engineering on their assigned product lines.
    7. Worked on (PDP's) Product Development Process and (PDM's) Product Data Management.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma

Design Drafter/Supervisor Resume

Headline : Team oriented individual with extensive background and strong understanding of details, reporting and with good interpersonal skills. Mentored others either by working side by side or volunteering within various organizations and adapted to the personality of each.

Skills : Solidworks, Autocad, Word, Excel, Sap.

Description :

    1. Responsible for all planning all phases of entire project.
    2. Conduct pre-project meetings with client to resolve all building design conflicts.
    3. Worked from client-provided construction drawings to create complete drawing packages, consisting of shop drawings, installation drawings and system specifications.
    4. Met with shop personnel to schedule manufacturing of equipment.
    5. Interfaced with client and installer to schedule shipment of equipment to jobsite in order to meet roofing contractor's schedule.
    6. Responsible for timely resolution of work stoppages and scheduling conflicts.
    7. Generate complete system operating instructions and maintenance schedules.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Design

Design Drafter/Consultant Resume

Headline : Engineering graduate with over 4 years experience as drafter/designer/detailer & EIT in the Structural and Mechanical field. Proven ability to transform concepts into functioning designs, and effectively communicate with clients and subordinates.

Skills : Autodesk Inventor 2012, AutoCAD 2010, MS Excel, MS Outlook, MS Access, Solidworks2009 CSWA, Keycreator 5.5.

Description :

    1. Developed production plastics, castings, stampings and some tooling coordination for commercial POS terminals and related peripherals.
    2. Performed fit and tolerance analysis for assembly.
    3. Supported design and detailing efforts developing a product in a mass production environment, with lead design roles.
    4. Worked with the packaging of computer components, CPU boards, electronic displays, touch-screens, and card strikes.
    5. Designed with tooling inserts and mechanisms for mold base interchangeability to create multiple product configurations.
    6. Lead roles for drafting engineering drawing packages on high production commercial product lines for new releases.
    7. Working with corporate-led project teams focused on improving processes and reducing waste.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Diploma In Engineering

Design Drafter Resume

Summary : Engineering field with skill sets being in AutoCad Mechanical Design & Drafting, and Document Control. Design Drafting and Documentation Control experiences, and organization skills, have given depth and competency, in order to be a successful engineering team member.

Skills : Drafting.

Description :

    1. Served as on-site drafter for the Minneapolis Light Rail project.
    2. Created construction drawings that were a breakdown from the original contractor drawings.
    3. Worked with engineers to create new form drawings for the construction of extended tunnel structures at both the north and south end.
    4. Drafted construction drawings for the underground tunnel and station beneath the Minneapolis/St.
    5. Corrected Rebar designs by outside contractors.
    6. Organized system for CAD drawings and transmittals, making them accessible to engineers and company personnel.
    7. Performed on site surveys for drafting projects.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Designer

Design Drafter/Executive Resume

Summary : Self-start Quality Assurance Technician professional with extensive experiences in conduct chemical and physical laboratory tests to assist scientists in making qualitative and quantitative analyses of solids, liquids, and gaseous materials for research and development of new products or processes, quality control, maintenance of environmental standards, and other work involving experimental, theoretical, or practical application of chemistry and related sciences.

Skills : Auto CAD, Revit, Solid Work, XRD & XRF Spectrometry, CNC Machinist, Customer Services, Leadership, Chemical And Physical Testing, Coordinate Measuring Machine.

Description :

    1. Interpreted and converted (150) Micro-station drawings and schematics into SE parts and drafts.
    2. Modified and revise designs to correct operating deficiencies or to reduce production problems.
    3. Developed detailed design drawings and specifications for equipment, die tools, and controls.
    4. Designed scale blueprints of specialty items such as furniture and chassis components.
    5. Created parts and assembly drawings and detail parts within geometric dimension tolerance.
    6. Drafted detail dimensional drawing and design layouts for projects and to ensure conformance.
    7. Assign new component part numbers and process with the appropriate specs.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
BS

Design Drafter/Representative Resume

Summary : To grow with a successful company using the many skills acquired through design and manufacturing career.

Skills : Autocad, Design, Assembly, Layout.

Description :

    1. Develop new drawing standards for specification sheets.
    2. Accountable for building detailed mechanical CAD drawings of bits, lugs and other parts based on the information provided by engineers and managers using ProE 3.0 and CadKey.
    3. Successfully managed documentation with speed and accuracy in programs used by the company regarding the bills of material of the bits and parts drafted.
    4. Worked on multiple projects and completed them in the time required along with the revision of records regarding updates on bits.
    5. Trained and helped new drafters learn and use ProE 3.0 to complete drawings and aided them in any drafting related problems.
    6. Responsible for resolving issues with missing system components by requisitioning fittings and pipe to result in the completion of a project.
    7. Working with and communication with different project groups.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
AutoCad Drafting

Design Drafter/Specialist Resume

Summary : Skilled Design Drafter that has a strong background in industrial fabrication processes. Experienced in quickly adapting designs to meet customer demands and expectations.

Skills : Valley Glen, Ca Certificate.

Description :

    1. Troubleshoot problems with an engineering team.
    2. Kept track of schedules and projects for the entire department.
    3. Interact with a shop on assembly issues.
    4. Responded to and resolved submittal comments from customers.
    5. Received and reviewed closeout documents from the field to generate closeout packages.
    6. Scheduling projects to complete all work in a timely manner, consolidating information from various sources to input into internal company databases to keep information up-to-date and accurate, generating billing instructions.
    7. Design Precast Bridge Beams & Box Culverts Submit and revise drawings to engineers and contractors.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Engineering

Design Drafter/Coordinator Resume

Summary : Professional with more than 25 years of industry experience. Detailed and moved into product design and database administration.

Skills : Aircraft Mechanical/Structural Design and Manufacturing fundamentals.

Description :

    1. Use Inventor to design components of rotating equipment - large fans used in the power industry.
    2. Including facility layouts to locate the fans and ductwork.
    3. Create proposal drawings of retrofits to make sure components fit into existing housings and locations.
    4. Included designing new plastic enclosures for the telecommunications industry and modifying existing products.
    5. Carrying out a project from initiation to prototype to mold stage.
    6. Making revisions to old prints and formatting new ones.
    7. Designed off-shore Nitrogen Pumping Skid Units as well as retro-fit coiled tubing trucks.
    8. Designed Coiled Tubing, Cementing Pumping, Nitrogen Pumping, and Density Control Units.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Design Technology

Lead Design Drafter Resume

Summary : Proven ability to utilize inspiring leadership, personal drive, creative vision, and analytical skill to yield successful delivery of both team and individual goals, actively contributing to organizational growth.

Skills : Have Designed in SolidWorks, AutoCAD, AutoCAD Inventor, AutoCAD Civil 3D,and AutoCAD Mechinical.

Description :

    1. Release new minor models and obtain approval of all required testing and documents needed to put models into production.
    2. Use Creo (Pro/ENGINEER) to create complex three-dimensional CAD databases and detailed drawings of components, product assemblies or tooling.
    3. Perform fit/function analysis; calculate tolerance stack-ups to evaluate assemblies with components at min and max material conditions.
    4. Lead or assist in prototyping of design concepts using SLS, FDM and handmade components.
    5. Establish or perform tests on prototype parts.
    6. Lead or assist with implementation of design changes for manufacturing, quality and cost.
    7. Write ECN's to release new models, assemblies, parts and revise or release BOM's.
Years of Experience
Experience
7-10 Years
Experience Level
Level
Management
Education
Education
Associate In Drafting

Design Drafter/Machinist Resume

Headline : Currently work full-time at a structural engineering firm with hours.

Skills : CAD, Windows, Word, Excel.

Description :

    1. Drawing small scale 3D mechanical components.
    2. Creating 3D assemblies and 2D instructional drawings using the assemblies.
    3. BOM list maintenance, assigning new part numbers in a larger database Notable Projects.
    4. New prototype nebulizer system model - All 3D & 2D documentation Programs.
    5. Designing (TPS)throttle position sensors for after-market production Testing of samples, with the use of a voltmeter.
    6. Creating spreadsheets for averages of volts, ohms, and ratiometric designs Creating spreadsheets for dimension analysis.
    7. Use of Starret camera position system for actuating dimensioning, within .00001" tolerances.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Computer Aided Drafting

Design Drafter/Coordinator Resume

Objective : Experienced working on all phases of projects from inception to completion, working closely with engineering, purchasing, shop, field personnel, and clients.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Autocad 2008 and 2010, Acrobat, Printers, plotter, scanner, Fax, Flash Drive.

Description :

    1. Assigned to our project team, a maintenance group with a high workload.
    2. The project team's role was to maintain all of the unique industrial systems.
    3. Maintaining our database of physical and electronic drawings.
    4. Locating or creating drawings for maintenance projects.
    5. Assisting engineers with design work and product selection regarding equipment upgrades, both electronic and mechanical.
    6. Designing mechanical systems, tools, and plant equipment.
    7. Working with corporate led project teams focused on improving processes and reducing waste.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Associates In Electro

Design Drafter/Analyst Resume

Summary : Dedicated CAD Drafter with excellent technical, analytical and communication skills and the ability to manage multiple projects and meet critical deadlines, demonstrated by more than 15 years of experience.

Skills : Inventory Management, Customer Service, Vendor Management, Management.

Description :

    1. Contracted with Learjet, Koch Industries, Abbott Labs, and Rodger Brooks.
    2. Created assembly and layout drawings using AutoCAD 2000.
    3. Collaborated with engineers and project managers regarding design parameters.
    4. Interpreted drawing markups and implemented drawing revisions provided by engineers.
    5. Developing pre-designed library of quickly installable systems.
    6. Developed CAD drawings for newly acquired facilities, updating and maintaining existing facility documentation.
    7. Operated computer-assisted engineering and design software, providing drafting support to a civil engineering staff, to complete engineering tasks by deadline.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate Of Applied Science

Design Drafter Resume

Objective : Seeking a full time position that you have available. Detailed oriented person with a drive to excel at anything that is thrown way with exceptional problem solving skills.

Skills : Robotics Maintenance & Programming, Solid works, Auto cad, Auto desk Inventor.

Description :

    1. Organized work on property plats for the Bluegrass Project.
    2. Kept track using Excel spreadsheets which were adapted as we went along to accommodate our needs.
    3. Worked with 3 separate contractors, assigning them plats and working up separate instruction sheets for each contractor.
    4. Work was put on an FTP site and retrieved for checking.
    5. Delegated work within the mapping dept.
    6. Control people helping daily as well and reported weekly results to 2 managers.
    7. Coordinated a small pipeline project approximately 8 miles long called Summit.
Years of Experience
Experience
0-2 Years
Experience Level
Level
Entry Level
Education
Education
Diploma

Design Drafter/Engineer Resume

Summary : To obtain a position with a forward-thinking organization, offering opportunities for professional growth and advancement, which will fully utilize creativity and over twenty years of design and engineering experience. Skilled in working in high-pressure environments with strict deadlines.

Skills : Autocad, Microsoft Office, Adobe Creative Suite, Adobe Acrobat, Project Management, Government Relations, Microsoft Project, Inventory Management.

Description :

    1. Utilized CADDS5 3D modeling software to assist in the design of prototype magnetic bearing compressors.
    2. Produced assembly drawings, isometric piping diagrams, compressor arrangements, and machining details utilizing CADDS4 software.
    3. Worked directly with casting suppliers to improve current designs.
    4. Chosen to represent the compressor design department in weekly production meetings.
    5. Standardized compressor tool cabinets and arranged for local contractors to fabricate them entirely.
    6. Utilized geometric tolerances and dimensioning.
    7. Familiar with sheet metal bending allowances and welding procedures.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Associate

Design Drafter Resume

Summary : Looking to pursue a challenging and rewarding position in the field of Engineering Design. Combined with work experience and current education, possess the level of expertise necessary to produce innovative results.

Skills : AutoCAD 2D, Solidworks, Solidworks Enterprise PDMS, Microsoft Word, Adobe Acrobat, SAP, Pro-Engineer, Mechanical Desktop, Agile 9.2.2.4 and 9.3.4.

Description :

    1. Design electrical specification sheets for all custom transformers in an AutoCAD platform.
    2. Design artwork for FCC and UL label printing.
    3. Assist Engineers in the development of product documents for manufacturing.
    4. Work closely with Manufacturing Engineers to design circuit board panels.
    5. Work closely with Quality Control Engineers to develop and process Engineering Change Orders.
    6. Assign new component part numbers and process with the appropriate specs.
    7. Documentation of various wiring harnesses and cable assemblies per engineering request.
Years of Experience
Experience
10+ Years
Experience Level
Level
Senior
Education
Education
Certificate Of Completion