• Responsible for the creation of system layout drawings or complete detailing at the direction of the Engineering Manager and Mechanical Engineers.
  • Responsible for the creation of new AutoCAD and Inventor models for Oakland Automation products.
  • Support modification/revisions of existing drawings as need to support manufacturing and customers.
  • Participates in drawing reviews within the Mechanical Engineering team.
  • Supports maintaining and organizing internal CAD drawings on the company network and Vault system.
  • Develop equipment specifications for the internal mechanical design and/or build by outside vendors; ensure the selected suppliers follow Oakland Automation processes and meet project quality and delivery expectations, as well as maintaining the appropriate budget.
  • Other duties as assigned.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in Mechanical Design or other closely related engineering discipline or equivalent experience
  • 2+ years of on-the-job design and engineering experience related to customer machinery and/or capital equipment.
  • 2+ years of on-the-job experience with Inventor, AutoCAD, or other comparable CAD design software.
  • 1+ years of on-the-job experience in a project-build manufacturing environment.
  • Ability to demonstrate strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to meet deadlines without endangering the integrity of the equipment or compromising safety requirements.
  • Ability to interact professionally with customers and suppliers while maintaining a positive working relationship.
  • Ability to work onsite within the Oakland Industries offices or at customer locations as required.
  • Intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Office programs as well as Google applications such as Gmail and Docs.
  • Advanced knowledge of mechanical design software applications.


  • Prolonged time spent sitting at a desk and working on the computer.
  • Ability to lift up to 15 pounds at a time.

Job Type: Full-time

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