SCA Drafter/CAD Operator II

BAE Systems, one of the world’s leading defense contractors and a Fortune 500 Company, is hiring a Drafter / CAD Operator at the Radford Army Ammunition Plant in Kingsport, TN.

The Drafter / CAD Operator:

o Produces drawings, charts, graphs, and tables from specified instructions using standard drafting procedures to depict new components, assemblies, systems, or subsystems.

o Uses computer-aided design or other graphic tools or drafting techniques to perform scaling, dimensioning, or line locating.

o Calculates various dimensions or weights using mathematical formulas.

o Works with engineers and developers to accurately depict the desired design characteristics.

o Contributes design modifications to improve quality of product or facilitate manufacturing operations.

o Assists plant employees in obtaining necessary drawings and information to implement improvement projects.

o Creates As-Built Drawings and Field Walk Downs.

o Experience with 2D electrical, mechanical and civil drafting is preferred.

BAE Systems helps protect those who protect us. At our R&D and manufacturing facility at the Radford Army Ammunition Plant in Radford, VA we do this by developing safer propellants for our government and commercial customers. Radford AAP has provided high quality propellants for our soldiers since WWII. Learn more about this area of our business at

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