197468 - CAD Administrator
CA-Northern California

Chipton Ross is seeking a CAD Administrator for an opening in Alameda, CA.

This position is 100% onsite.

The Opportunity
Day to Day you will lead the modeling and drafting practices at our company and lead a small group of dedicated Technical Designers to model library parts or assist with surge drafting support. In this role you will coordinate activities between Product Engineering, Production and Enterprise Software, for upgrades and customization of CAD object metadata. You will be on point for communicating to the developers or vendors on what issues needs to be resolved.

Take part in Development of drafting standards
Create and maintain a standard hardware library
Test version updates prior to IT implementation
Help users with installation & setup issues
Help users with ongoing use issues
Champion building and maintaining library parts, make from parts
Build out Astra's material library
Work with users to develop/update tool customizations to improve efficiency
Create models for common HW components
Field requests for new hardware parts
Release hardware parts through the sign-off/approval process

5-8 years of Siemens NX Administration experience (other cad tools acceptable)
Experience developing, documenting and training to CAD standards, including drafting standards and modeling standards. Familiarity with ASME Y14.4 is a must.
Experience with evaluating, executing and training for upgrades for NX.
Must be knowledgeable with the tools and how they work, have soft skills, team collaboration
Experience in NX assembly management, file structure, feature-based modeling and data exchange methods
Ability to evaluate CAD Application functionality, identify gaps in application and business processes and work closely with CAD vendors and user groups for driving product enhancements.
Must have knowledge of NX modules such as modeling, drafting, sheet metal, and routing.
Comfortable working in a fast paced and demanding environment while wearing multiple hats
Strong written and verbal communication skills

Bachelor's degree in engineering preferred. Drafting Degree considered

Work Schedule
1st Shift, 5/40 schedule

Employment will be contingent on clearing a drug screen and background check. Both must clear prior to start date.

Robert Davis
420 Culver Boulevard
Playa Del Rey, CA 90293

Phone: (310) 414-7800 x305 or (800) 927-9318 x305

Candidates responding to this posting must currently possess the eligibility to work in the United States. No third parties please.

Employment will be contingent on candidate clearing pre-employment drug screen and background check.

Chipton-Ross provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy), age, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and/or expression, protected veteran status, genetic information, or any other characteristic protected by Federal, State or local law. This policy governs all areas of employment at Chipton-Ross, including recruiting, hiring, training, assignment, promotions, compensation, benefits, discipline, and terminations.