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|Job Ref:||95400115||Employer:||General Dynamics US||Country:||United States||County/State:||Massachussetts||City:||Pittsfield||Address:||Post Date:||14/10/2016 05:11|
Job Location USA - MA-Pittsfield
Required Clearance No clearance
Posted Date 9/20/2016 7:43:00 AM
Responsibilities for this Position:
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) has an opening for a Draftsperson to join our growing Mechanical Design and Engineering Services team. The position provides an opportunity to develop and advance the cutting-edge technology that supports some of our nation's fundamental defense services. GDMS employees work closely with esteemed customers to develop solutions that allow them to carry out high-stakes national security missions.
The selected candidate will have the opportunity to work with one or more of our high performance engineering teams. In addition to receiving a competitive salary and generous health and personal benefits, the Draftsperson will enhance their skill set among a talented and technically accomplished group of colleagues. The employee will also enjoy a flexible work environment where contributions are recognized and rewarded.
The Draftsperson will perform the following duties working closely with a more experienced Drafter, a Designer, a Checker or an Engineer.
Candidates must demonstrate a passion for innovation, a sophisticated understanding of the need for formal engineering documentation of the design and the ability to effectively develop and evolve GDMS technology, process and documentation. The Draftsperson position requires a High School Diploma plus additional specialized training or Vocational High School with CAD concentration, and zero to one years of related experience.
The candidate will be able to demonstrate prior experience in the following areas: 3D solid modeling, 2D drawing detailing, ability to layout a drawing, understanding of and ability to setup views on detail drawings, basic understanding of and ability to apply basic dimensioning and tolerancing, documentation of electrical cabling or electronic systems, PTC Pro/Engineer, AutoCAD, Microsoft Office suite and the ability to organize, plan, track and execute on multiple tasks.
Applicants selected will be subject to a U.S. Government security investigation and must be capable of meeting eligibility requirements for access to classified information. Due to the nature of work performed within our facilities, U.S. citizenship is required.
General Dynamics Mission Systems (GDMS) engineers a diverse portfolio of high technology solutions, products and services that enable customers to successfully execute missions across all domains of operation. With a global team of 13,000 top professionals, we partner with the best in industry to expand the bounds of innovation in the defense and scientific arenas. Given the nature of our work and who we are, we value trust, honesty, alignment and transparency. We offer highly competitive benefits and pride ourselves in being a great place to work with a shared sense of purpose. If who we are and what we do resonates with you, we invite you to join our high performance team!
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General Dynamics is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer that is committed to hiring a diverse and talented workforce. EOE/Disability/Veteran.