CAD Operator duties include using CAD software to redraw part designs into corresponding patterns and converting hand drawn designs into CAD drawings for further programming. Additional responsibilities include receiving customers CAD designs via electronic mediums; working with operators and management to resolve problems, improve quality, productivity and material usage; and recommending improvements in hardware, software or other systems.
Drafter duties include working with design originators and preparing drawings of unusual, complex or original designs, which require a high degree of precision. Requires using most of the conventional drafting techniques and equipment, including CAD processes. May perform routine engineering design work including component piece parts and finished goods drawings and other special projects through engineering process.
Mechanical Engineer responsibilities include performing engineering duties in planning and designing tools, engines, machines, and other mechanically functioning equipment. Additional duties include overseeing installation, operation, maintenance, and repair of such equipment as centralized heat, gas, water, and steam systems. Also, designing products and systems to meet process requirements and applying knowledge of engineering principles, as well as overseeing installation to ensure that machines and equipment are installed and functioning according to specifications.