Cobham Mission TBE Designer/Drafter - Temporary in Davenport, Iowa


Cobham is seeking a Designer/Drafter to assist with the development of Life Support products in our Davenport, Iowa facility. This is a temporary position expected to last approximately 6 months.

Principle Duties and Responsibilities

  • With general supervision designs components, systems, and equipment, (mechanical or electrical) using 3D modeling CAD software.
  • Creates drawings of parts and assemblies.
  • Selects hardware and other standard components for new designs.
  • Assigns tolerance of specific parts per prescribed standards.
  • Participates in design review as necessary.
  • May write engineering change orders to improve designs.
  • May convert other drawing formats in Pro-E or AutoCAD software format.
  • Researches parts and components to ensure accuracy.
  • Designs products using Tolerance Analysis software.
  • Uses computer to accomplish responsibilities.
  • Performs all operations according to prescribed safety principles.

Required Qualifications

  • Associates degree in Mechanical engineering field.
  • 2+ years 3D solid modeling experience.
  • Proficient in the use of Pro-E (knowledge of Pro-Cable a plus)
  • Experience with ASME Y14.5M – Knowledgeable in the application and interpretation of Y14.5M
  • Effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to analyze and solve complex problems.
  • Excellent computer system skills (Windows OS).

Desired Qualifications

  • Ability to design complex mechanical devices.
  • Knowledge in configuration management.
  • Experience or thorough knowledge in Product Data Management (PDM).

An EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability Employer

Location: Davenport, Iowa

Job Code: 1547

# of Openings: 3