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Computer Aided Design and Drafting Technologist - (5594650)

Job Title
Computer Aided Design and Drafting Technologist - (5594650)
Job ID
Albuquerque,  NM 87047
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Longenecker & Associates (L&A) seeks a motivated Computer Aided Design and Drafting Technologist to contribute to our mission supporting our work at a premier nuclear laboratory in Albuquerque, New Mexico.

L&A is a woman-owned small business and trusted partner enabling critical missions across  the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) complex for more than 30 years. We contribute to DOE’s nuclear security and environmental remediation enterprise  by providing the highest-caliber staff and experts.
L&A is unconditionally committed to mission success and the well-being of employees, the nation and the environment. Our team members are passionate about building a healthier environment for generations to come. We are a community that interfaces and effectively communicates with all levels of management and government. If you have a passion for excellence, seek opportunities to engage in mission critical work, and consistently exceed expectations, apply now to join our professional family.

You could be the CADD Technologist we are seeking 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!
On any given day, you may be called on to:
  • Create 3D models and drawings to build next generation accelerators such as Z-Next (NGPPF)
  • Partner with engineers and scientist in developing designs
  • Collaborate with procurement, manufacturing and suppliers to discuss design, schedule, manufacturing processes and materials selections to ensure contractual agreements are understood and achievable
  • Manage documentation in collaborative engineering environment utilizing product data management tools along with engineering authorization and approval processes and procedures
  • High School Diploma and 3+ years of relevant experience or equivalent education.
  • 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,
  • Ability to work in a diverse work environment,
  • Satisfactory results of a pre-employment screening, which includes a background check and drug screening,
  • Ability to fulfill and promote L&A core values.
  • Previous experience on DOE sites and programs,
  • 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.

Albuquerque, New Mexico

Successful candidates will be able to perform the essential functions of the job with reasonable accommodation. This job posting reflects management’s assignment of essential functions and the descriptions listed do not restrict management’s right to assign or reassign duties and responsibilities to this job at any time.

As an L&A employee, you will be eligible for a competitive salary as well as a comprehensive benefits package including healthcare (medical and dental), 401K plan, and paid time off. We believe in investing in our employees beyond compensation and as an L&A employee, you will have access to in-house training, career pathing, mentoring, award programs, tuition reimbursement and much more.
L&A is an Equal Opportunity Employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or protected veteran.

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