Computer Aided Design and Drafting Technologist

Albuquerque, NM
Work Type: On-Site
  • Job Category: Engineering/Design
  • Travel: None
  • Clearance: Able to Obtain DOE Q
  • Req ID: 2024-11406


Job Summary:

Qualified applicants must be a US citizen, at least 18 years of age, and able to meet pre-employment requirements including any required physicals, drug screen, and/or background investigation to satisfy clearance requirements from the Department of Energy.

The Pulsed Power Engineering and Design Organization (1690) supports the engineering needs for the Pulsed Power Sciences Center by providing advanced engineering, design, and documentation services supporting current and future pulsed power machine development and maintenance. Additionally, the department supports other groups and external partners with engineering services by performing analysis, testing, design, and hardware realization. We provide the technical expertise needed to deliver and support robust, cost-effective, pulsed power systems

We are seeking a CADD Technologist to join our dynamic team of engineers and scientists developing leading-edge technologies in Pulsed Power Sciences. Are you passionate about mechanical design and the creation and configuration management of 3D models, detailed drawings, layouts and illustrations? If so, you will want to consider this opportunity to design new components applying engineering principles and processes to satisfy fit, form and function requirements in collaborative environment with engineering and design partners!

Special Requirements for MedPEDs

If you have a Medical Portable Electronic Device (MedPED), such as a pacemaker, defibrillator, drug-releasing pump, hearing aids, or diagnostic equipment and other equipment for measuring, monitoring, and recording body functions such as heartbeat and brain waves, if employed by Sub-contractor you may be required to comply with NNSA security requirements for MedPEDs.

If you have a MedPED and you are selected for an on-site interview at Sub-contractor, there may be additional steps necessary to ensure compliance with NNSA security requirements prior to the interview date.


Job Responsibilities:

  • Creates 3D models and drawings to build next generation accelerators such as Z-Next (NGPPF)

  • Partners with engineers and scientist in developing designs

  • Collaborates with procurement, manufacturing and suppliers to discuss design, schedule, manufacturing processes and materials selections to ensure contractual agreements are understood and achievable

  • Manages documentation in collaborative engineering environment utilizing product data management tools along with engineering authorization and approval processes and procedures


Minimum Qualifications:

  • High school diploma or equivalent and three or more years of relevant experience

  • Experience in creating mechanical product design definition to include 3D solid models and mechanical drawings

  • Experienced in PTC/CREO and PDMLink (Windchill)

  • Experienced in Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing (GD&T)

  • Ability to obtain and maintain a DOE Q Security Clearance

Desired Qualifications:

  • Associate degree in Mechanical Engineering Technology

  • Experience with foundational engineering principles related to design, manufacturing, and configuration management

  • Proven record of demonstrating initiative and getting results

  • Experience directing and overseeing fabrication of hardware

  • Must be able to independently seek definition, evaluate, analyze, and then realize mechanical designs, definitions, and products

  • Excellent communication skills with ability to present to diverse audiences


Job: Engineering/Design

Travel: None

Organization: AIS - Akima Infrastructure Services

Clearance: Able to Obtain DOE Q

Work Type: On-Site

Remote: No

ReqID: 2024-11406