Job Description

Title: Senior Electro-Mechanical Design Checker

Location: Remote, USA

As a Electro-Mechanical Design Checker, your primary job responsibility will be to perform document checking functions for mechanical engineering drawings and specifications. The selected individual will be required to examine engineering drawings/models and related documents for soundness, efficiency, and simplicity in design; completeness, clarity, and dimensional accuracy; correctness of materials and processes; conformity to design/drafting standards, design specifications, and practicability; and economy of fabrication, assembly, and installation.


Primary responsibilities:

  • Checking documentation of fabricated items, diagrams, Source Control Drawings (SCD’s) and assemblies to ensure conformance to design documentation for new documentation or revisions to existing documentation and data.
  • Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing Standards and design data supplied by engineering.
  • Review form, fit completeness, and consistency of dimensioning of drawings.
  • Recommends changes to ensure compliance with standards, procedures, and specifications.
  • Performing tolerance stack up analysis in support of form and fit of components to assembly.
  • Conferring with engineering to resolve drawing and design discrepancies.
  • Providing training to improve overall drafting quality and consistency.
  • Reviewing material requirements for standardization and conformance to industry specification manuals.
  • Responsible for observing all laws, regulations, and other applicable obligations wherever and whenever business is conducted on behalf of the Company.

Qualifications/Experience Needed:

  • Typically requires an AA/AS degree (or other 2-year post high school training) with a minimum of 6 years of relevant experience
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a U.S. government issued security clearance is required
  • U.S. citizenship is required, as only U.S. citizens are eligible for a security clearance
  • Computer Aided Design (CAD) modeling and drafting experience
  • Proven experience executing requirements of drawing and model checking
  • Experience with mechanical engineering fundamentals including structures, mechanisms, materials and analysis

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Associate’s degree in Mechanical Design.
  • Design, checker and/or manufacturing experience that included the use and interpretation of engineering design drawings.
  • Drafting standards as defined in the Product Definition Data Base and ASME Y14.41 Digital Product Definition Data Practices.
  • NX experience
  • Solidworks experience
  • Understanding and familiarity with release levels
  • Enterprise Product Data Management (EPDM) experience
  • Design for Manufacturability (DFM) experience

Minimum Program Qualifications:

  • Be on a career break of one or more year at time of application
  • Have prior experience in functional area of interest
  • Have interest in returning in either a full-time or part-time position