Drafter in Chicago, IL at Johnson Service Group

Date Posted: 1/3/2022

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Job Description

JobID: 388238

Johnson Service Group (JSG) is a nationally recognized Contract Engineering and Technical Staffing firm specializing in Engineering and Manufacturing. We are currently recruiting for a Drafter.

Position Summary:     Operates Computer Aided Design (CAD) computer system, including creating, updating, and modifying drawings; and performs manual drafting if needed.

Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Creates CAD drawings for engineering projects
  • Copies project drawings
  • Works directly with design engineers to produce drawings from sketches, existing drawings, and electronic images
  • Design parts based on written and verbal descriptions from design engineers
  • EDM that includes all tasks such as BOMs, drawing revisions, scans, paper drawings, images for literature department and parts lists
  • Creates manual drawings for engineering projects when needed
  • Creates new part numbers
  • Consults with engineers regarding product accuracy, design and drafting standards
  • Updates from Sales department considering modifications or product changes
  • Label creation and printing
  • Accomplishes all tasks as appropriately assigned or requested


  • Able to work with minimal supervision and capable of self-checking for completeness and accuracy of work produced
  • Able to receive and transmit drawings electronically with or without translation into a CAD software
  • Good interpersonal and communication skills
  • Knowledge of CAD and manual drafting principals, practices, methods, and techniques
  • Knowledge of SolidWorks, AutoCAD, and/or Inventor
  • Must be a self-starter and able to contribute to design reviews
  • Knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, and Outlook)
Required education and experience:
  • Associates Degree or equivalent
  • At least 2 years of related experience and/or training
  • Equivalent combination of education and experience

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