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Senior CAD Designer

Raleigh, North Carolina
Engineering

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Job Description

Eaton is seeking a Senior CAD Designer for our Electrical Engineering Services Systems Division to join our team. This position will be in our Raleigh, NC facility.

 

The Senior CAD Designer will be responsible for using computer-aided design (CAD) techniques to design power system projects from complex components of field data (notes, sketches, photos, etc.) and government requirement documents.

 

Making what matters work at Eaton takes the passion of every employee around the world. We create an environment where creativity, invention and discovery become reality, each and every day. It’s where bold, bright professionals like you can reach your full potential—and where you can help us reach ours.

 
  • You will prepare complex layouts, electrical schematics, details, diagrams, one-lines, and plan drawings using AutoCAD, relating to new and modified equipment specifications, as well as from customer engineering interpretations of the governments order/requirements. 
  • You will compile data required for project assignments and produce standards, notes, specifications, spreadsheets, and other related written documents as required. 
  • You will maintain contact with project managers, application engineers, product engineers and sales engineers to review and discuss information, modifications, adjustments, and progress of work relating to the design and manufacture of Eaton equipment being installed for the customer.
  • You will provide guidance to and assist and train less experienced designers in all aspects of mechanical or electrical drafting; recommend technical methods or approaches for these personnel in order to increase their overall quality, timeliness, and productivity.
  • You will take a lead role in providing input and feedback for continuous improvement of processes and standards including critical involvement with the CAD Teams and/or quality improvement teams and provide a positive role in continuous corrective and preventative action and processes.
  • You will implement changes to drawings per government documents, specifications and field notes. Inform Project Managers to modify their Statements of Work, when applicable.
  • You will take responsibility for the development of a portion of the computer aided engineering system by creating custom macros, libraries and templates. 
  • You will establish and deploy CAD standards and guidelines for the extended team and check work to assure conformance NEC Standards- Working knowledge of standards applicable to assigned products (ANSI, NEMA, UL, CSA, etc.)  
 

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we as individuals and as a company are stronger.


We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

Qualifications

Required (Basic) Qualifications:

  • Associate degree from an accredited institution with five (5) plus years of electrical or mechanical CAD design experience.
  • Must have experience with AutoCAD.
  • Candidate must reside within 50 miles of Raleigh to be consider. No relocation assistance will be provided.
  • Candidate must be legally authorized to work here in the US without any company sponsorship now or in the future.
  • This position requires use of information or access to hardware which is subject to the International Traffic in Arms Regulations (ITAR). All applicants must be U.S. persons within the meaning of ITAR. ITAR defines a U.S. person as a U.S. Citizen, U.S. Permanent Resident (i.e. ‘Green Card Holder’), Political Asylee, or Refugee.
 

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree from an accredited institution with three (3) plus years of experience.
  • Proficient in Solid Works or equivalent program.
  • Project, application, or sales engineering experience.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Projects.
  • NEC knowledge.
 

When we embrace the different ideas, perspectives and backgrounds that make each of us unique, we as individuals and as a company are stronger.

 
We are committed to ensuring equal employment opportunities for all job applicants and employees. Employment decisions are based upon job-related reasons regardless of an applicant's race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, national origin, disability, marital status, genetic information, protected veteran status, or any other status protected by law.

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We make what matters work. Everywhere you look—from the technology and machinery that surrounds us, to the critical services and infrastructure that we depend on every day—you’ll find one thing in common. It all relies on power. That’s why Eaton is dedicated to improving people’s lives and the environment with power management technologies that are more reliable, efficient, safe and sustainable. Because this is what matters. We are confident we can deliver on this promise because of the attributes that our employees embody. We’re ethical, passionate, accountable, efficient, transparent and we’re committed to learning. These values enable us to tackle some of the toughest challenges on the planet, never losing sight of what matters.

Job: Engineering

Region: North America – US/Puerto Rico
Organization: ESSG EESSD Electrical Engrg Svcs Systems Div

Job Level: Individual Contributor
Schedule: Full-time
Is remote work (i.e. working from home or another Eaton facility) allowed for this position?: No
Does this position offer relocation?: No
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time

Requisition ID: 070857