CAD Drafter / Programmer

  • Hydrafab Northwest, Inc.
  • 3808 N Sullivan Rd Bld. 15-Z, Spokane Valley, WA 99216
  • 04/07/2021
Full time CAD Design Manufacturing Skilled Labor

Job Description

Imagine spending your day creating custom drawings, models, and designs in a state-of-the-art facility using the most modern technology and equipment available. This is your opportunity to join a tight-knit team of technical professionals providing fabrication design services for the food and beverage, biotech, pulp and paper, aerospace, manufacturing, merchandising, and alternative energy industries. You will enjoy more days off, an excellent benefits package, and plentiful opportunities for growth and mentorship.

Hydrafab Northwest, Inc., a specialized design, engineering, fabrication and project management company, is seeking a CAD Drafter / Programmer to join their team in Spokane Valley, WA. Relocation assistance may be available for a well-qualified candidate.


Why join and stay with the Hydrafab team:


  • Great pay: $20-$26/hr, commensurate with experience.
  • Medical, dental, and vision insurance premiums 100% paid by the company!
  • Enjoy 3 days off per week with a schedule of 4-10 hour shifts, OT may be required.
  • Company-sponsored Simple IRA with 3% match
  • Cross-training and mentorship opportunities
  • Vacation: One week after one year; two weeks after three years, three weeks after nine years
  • Nine paid holidays
  • State-approved sick leave
  • Opportunities for growth in income, mentorship, and stewardship as the department grows
  • Stable company and essential business with strong core values and open-door policy
  • Long-running safety record


Minimum Requirements:


  • 2+ years of experience/training/education in software programming, computer science, or related discipline.
  • Experience with one or more of the following: CAD, Solidworks, AUTOCAD, DXF, Bystar, Prosoft, Sigma Nest


Duties & Responsibilities:

  • Create detailed drawings that are utilized in the manufacturing of HNW products
  • Work with engineers and shop personnel to determine specific dimensions, materials, and processes
  • Review all pertinent data regarding a job to create solid models and drawings that accurately describes the customer job and best utilizes HNW resources to complete
  • Interacts with customers to help support the design and development of new products
  • Communicate the design of a project to the team (Engineering, planning, production)
  • Transform initial rough product designs using computer aided design (CAD) into working documents
  • Reviews engineering drawing and designs to ensure adherence to established specifications and standards


About the Company: For 25 years, Hydrafab Northwest has been providing fabrication design services to a wide range of industries. With over 60,000 square feet of shop space for fabrication, engineering, assembling, and testing, the latest tools and equipment, and the best craftsmen in the business, no job is ever too big for Hydrafab Northwest. And with good old-fashioned customer service, no job is ever too small.

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law.