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CAD Engineer

Job Number:  56995
Group:  Cosma International
Division:  Magna Structures Tennessee Plant
Job Type:  Permanent/Regular

Ethridge, TENNESSEE, US, 38456



Job Number: 56995
Division: Magna Structures Tennessee LLC.
Job Type: CAD Engineer
Location: Stanton, TN


Group Description

Cosma provides a comprehensive range of body, chassis and engineering solutions to global customers. Through our robust product engineering, outstanding tooling capabilities and diverse process expertise, we continue to bring lightweight and innovative products to market.


Role Summary

This position is for a new greenfield facility that will be located in the Greater Memphis Tennessee area. Under the direction of the engineering manager, the CAD Engineer will be responsible for product overlays, always maintaining updated BoM, drawing updates, supporting engineering changes using the ECR Process and maintaining direct contact with the program team ensuring all questions and concerns related to product are being addressed in a timely manner.

Key Responsibilities

•    Provide accurate and thorough analysis overlays of CAD files received from the customer
•    Support the development and maintenance of the Engineering Bill of Material 
•    Create 2D prints applying geometric dimensions and tolerancing (GD&T)
•    Check/review drawings for accuracy and design intent.
•    Engages with Engineers, Program & Production teams to support with CAD design activities
•    Generate assembly illustrations using CATIA/NX and CAD tools
•    Update designs based on inputs for Design for manufacturability, Design for assembly and integration
•    Support program team in the development and implementation of VAVE ideas
•    Support other engineers working on the project. Communicate with project personnel and Project Manager.
•    Ability to conduct effective field checks.
•    Monitor and maintain good housekeeping
•    Follow all plant safety policies and procedures
•    Perform other duties as required

Key Qualifications/Requirements

•    Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering or equivalent education and training required.

•    Experience with AutoCAD and CAD viewer programs 
•    Experience with SDRC IDEAS, CATIA, or Unigraphics formats

•    Must have knowledge of geometric dimensioning and tolerance
•    Must have a good working knowledge of stamping and welding processes
•    Computer skills
•    Proficient in Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint, and MS Projects

•    Technical Capacity
•    Thoroughness
•    Problem Solving/Analysis
•    Presentation Skills
•    Computer Proficiency
•    GD&T and DFMEA
•    Familiarity with automotive specifications
•    Knowledge of computer assisted design/drafting equipment and software to develop designs
•    Ability to communicate with all levels of personnel including customers & suppliers

Additional Information

Some of the physical demands of this position include sitting for prolonged periods of time, walking up and down staircases, occasional lifting, and occasional stooping and bending. Willingness to travel. Must be willing to work extended or flexible hours as needed to meet customer requirements

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Nearest Major Market: Columbia
Nearest Secondary Market: Nashville

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