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CAD Drafter

Job ID: 2210853
Location: PANAMA CITY, FL, United States
Date Posted: Jul 21, 2022
Category: Engineering and Sciences
Subcategory: CAD / Drafting Technician
Schedule: Casual (includes On Call and Temporary)
Shift: Day Job
Travel: No
Minimum Clearance Required: Interim Secret
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Secret
Potential for Remote Work: No Remote
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Job Description


Job Description 

The CAD Operator / Drafter / CNC Programmer will be responsible for providing design and drafting support to complete complex assembly models and drawings. Candidate will be an integral part of the team creating/updating Technical Data Packages; being familiar with ASME standards, Technical Data Packages, and military drawing standards desired. The CAD Operator / Drafter will coordinate frequently with the drafting team lead for current assignments to meet the customer demands and will provide CNC programming and machining support for manufacturing.  The candidate will be required to travel to the customer's local facility to work with the engineers and technicians.


  • Candidate will provide drafting support to complete large complex parts, assemblies, and 2D drawings.
  • Candidate will be required to create detailed drawings/designs using SOLIDWORKS 3D CAD software and AutoCAD 2D for Technical Data Packages (TDP).
  • Candidate will create/modify solid models and assemblies and maintain configuration management of engineering drawings.
  • Under general supervision, performs a variety of moderately complex tasks and uses tools to include calipers, gage tools, tape measures, and other mechanical devices to aid in design, development, verification, and validation of the prototype fabrications.
  • Support CNC programming of various equipment and manufacturing operations.


Required Education:

AA Degree in related discipline and two years related experience; Or, High School and four (4) years of related experience with relevant certification.


  • Experience designing with SolidWorks and AutoCAD.
  • Professional certification in mechanical drafting preferred (i.e.: Certified SolidWorks Professional-CSWP).
  • Must be proficient in Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, Visio).
  • Familiar with Haas and other CNC machinery.
  • Interim SECRET level Security Clearance required to start. Must have the ability to obtain and maintain a SECRET level Security Clearance.


Covid Policy: SAIC does not require COVID-19 vaccinations or boosters. Customer site vaccination requirements must be followed when work is performed at a customer site.


SAIC® is a premier Fortune 500® technology integrator driving our nation's technology transformation. Our robust portfolio of offerings across the defense, space, civilian, and intelligence markets includes secure high-end solutions in engineering, digital, artificial intelligence, and mission solutions. Using our expertise and understanding of existing and emerging technologies, we integrate the best components from our own portfolio and our partner ecosystem to deliver innovative, effective, and efficient solutions that are critical to achieving our customers' missions.

We are more than 26,500 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a respectful work culture based on diversity, equity, and inclusion that values all contributors. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.1 billion. For more information, visit

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