CAD Designer

Engineering | Pewaukee, WI, United States
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Xylem |ˈzīləm|

1) The tissue in plants that brings water upward from the roots;

2) A leading global water technology company

Xylem, a leading global water technology company dedicated to solving the world’s most challenging water issues, is the leading global provider of efficient, innovative and sustainable water technologies improving the way water is used, managed, conserved and re-used. Our international team is unified in a common purpose: creating advanced technology and other trusted solutions to solve the world’s water challenges. We are committed to creating an organization of inclusion and diversity, where everyone feels involved, respected, valued and connected, and where everyone is free to bring their authentic selves and ideas.

If you are excited and passionate about helping us #letssolvewater, we want to hear from you! For more information, please visit us at​.

The Role:  Xylem seeks to hire a CAD Designer for the A-C Custom Pump group in Pewaukee, Wisconsin USA. This position is responsible for designing new or special pump designs and performs modifications on various pump product lines in accordance with established company specifications and industry standards.

Essential Duties/Principal Responsibilities:

  • Primarily utilize ProEngineer Creo 5.0 or later and occasionally AutoCAD Release 2018 CAD or later software to perform applicable Mechanical component design, layout and detail drafting work.
  • Works on projects under the supervision of the Engineering Manager, Project Engineers and/or Senior Designers as required.
  • Prepare sketches or drawings necessary to generate pump design layout.
  • Work closely with Engineering and other departments to analyze projects for manufacturability.
  • Check component and assembly drawings of other department personnel as needed.
  • Conduct necessary investigations relative to designs based on internal and customer requirements.
  • Ability to work as needed to meet project deadlines.
  • Participate in the training of future new Drafting department employees as needed.
  • Participation in Watermark events

Minimum Qualifications: Education, Experience, Skills, Abilities, License/Certification:

  • Associates Degree in Mechanical Design or equivalent
  • 4+ years' progressive experience as a Mechanical CAD Designer.  
  • Hands on mechanical aptitude.
  • Computer experience with MS Word and Excel.
  • Creo Parametric 5.0 or later along with a working knowledge of AutoCAD 2018 or later.
  • Able to effectively communicate written and verbally in the English language.
  • Strong communication skills (both written and spoken).

We Offer You More than Just “A Job”

  • Professional Development – To advance the capabilities of our people, we offer a wide variety of experiences to support our employees’ professional growth and continuous learning.
  • Total Rewards – We offer comprehensive programs for compensation, benefits, recognition, learning and development, work-life integration and corporate citizenship.
  • Watermark – Watermark is our corporate social responsibility program working to provide education and access to safe water to ensure healthy lives, gender equality, and resilient communities. Employees have the opportunity to learn and volunteer on various water-related projects.
  • Employee Networks – Our Employee Networks provide a professional, supportive network for employees from diverse backgrounds, including Women’s, LGBT+ and Allies, Veteran’s, People of Color and Allies, Emerging Leaders, and Working Parents Networks.

Physical Demands/Work Environment:

(The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

  • Light lifting (20-25 pounds), office environment
  • Regularly required to sit or stand, reach, bend and move about the facility
  • Office:  Standard office equipment; work usually performed in an office setting free from any disagreeable elements.
  • Standard weekly job hours. Overtime as required to meet project milestones.
  • Shop: Occasional exposure to shop elements as needed
  • Travel:  As required to fulfill the duties listed above. Other travel as needed or required by the company
  • In addition to the above, the performance of other related duties may be required.

Xylem is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Employment decisions are made without regard to race, color, religion, national or ethnic origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, age, disability, protected veteran status or other characteristics protected by law. 

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