Engineering Technologist (CAD / SOLIDWORKS Designer) in Shreveport, LA at Welbilt

Date Posted: 3/28/2018

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Job Description

If your goal is to a part of a progressive Engineering team, then Welbilt - Frymaster is the company you have been searching for.   As Engineering Technologist – you will be responsible for developing detailed design drawings and related specifications of electro-mechanical equipment, based on specifications identified by the Engineering Design team; and will utilize CAD software to prepare 3D design layouts and assembly drawings.   Reporting directly to the Director of Engineering; this position is located in Shreveport, LA*.   We put the 'fast' in fast food and the refinement in fine dining. We put the icy refreshment in sodas and the 'rocks' in signature cocktails. Be part of an industry that touches every life. Advance your career with the leader in foodservice innovation!   Essential Job Functions:  
  • Analyze engineering sketches, specifications, and related data and drawings to determine design factors such as size, shape and arrangement of parts.
  • Sketch rough layout of equipment or component and computes angles, weights, surface areas, dimensions, radii, clearances, tolerances, leverages, and location of holes.
  • Compute magnitude, direction, and point of application of tension, compression, and bending forces, and develop geometric shape of component parts to accommodate operating loads.    
  • Prepare 3D Solids layouts and assembly drawings using computer assisted design equipment and software.  Associate key parts and subassemblies into a controlled 3D model of the final product.      Modify design to correct operating deficiencies to reduce production problems and material and/or labor costs.
  • Measure equipment and component parts during production to ensure compliance with design specifications.
  • Utilize computer assisted design/drafting equipment and software to develop designs.
  • Provide work instructions to and work with machine specialists, manufacturing fabricators, and assemblers during product development and production introduction phases.     


Job Requirements

Job Requirements:  
  • Technical Degree; with a minimum of 2 years’ of Design/Computer Aided Design (CAD) experience is required or a high school diploma and 5 years experience in computer design in lieu of degree.
  • Experience working with Pro-E, AutoCAD and AS400 is preferred.
  • Familiarity with ECO process.
  • Demonstrate strong computer skills.
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.
  Welbilt, Inc. (formerly Manitowoc Foodservice, Inc.) designs, manufactures and supplies best-in-class food and beverage equipment for the global foodservice market.  Welbilt offers customers unparalleled operator and patron insights, collaborative kitchen solutions, culinary expertise and world-class implementation support and service, whether locations are around the corner or across the globe.  With operations in the Americas, Europe and Asia, the company has a portfolio of best-in-class brands including Cleveland, Convotherm®, Delfield®, Frymaster®, Garland®, Kolpak®, Lincoln, Manitowoc® Ice, Merco®, Multiplex®, Merrychef®, Servend® and Manitowoc® Beverage Systems.  
•In addition to industry-leading fryers, the Welbilt – Shreveport, Louisiana operation (Frymaster) manufactures commercial fryer filtration equipment (built-in and portable), foodservice equipment computers, water-bath rethermalizers and pasta cookers. The facility in Shreveport is a division of Welbilt, Inc.


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