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Drafter CAD Operator III

Job ID: 2300908
Location: BEDFORD, IN, United States
Date Posted: Jan 21, 2023
Category: Wage Determination (SCA)
Subcategory: Service Contract Act
Schedule: Full-time
Shift: Day Job
Travel: Yes, 10 % of the Time
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


SAIC is looking for a Drafter / CAD Operator III for our Bedford, IN office.  This position will provide drafting and documentation support for NSWC Crane.  In this role you will support a  team creating/updating Technical Data Packages using CAD 3D parametric Software.

Job duties include:

  • Creates and modifies detailed models and drawings using SolidWorks, SolidEdge and other 3D parametric CAD Software(s)
  • Works closely with the Customer, Engineers, Technicians and other CAD Operators to capture design
  • Works independently as well as in a collective team effort to effect changes to design and/or documentation
  • Assigns parts, sub-assemblies and/or assemblies to other CAD Operators and works independently as well in a collective team effort to effect changes to design and/or documentation
  • Performs a variety of moderate and complex tasks and have the ability to use a variety of tools to include, but not limited to, Calipers, Gauges, Tape Measure, Ruler and other mechanical devices to aid in design development and verification/validation of first article pieces


Desired Skills:

  • Knowledge of: ASME-Y14.100, MIL-STD-31000 and associated Drawing Standards, Geometric Dimensioning and Tolerancing, Technical Data Packages and Military Standards

Required Education and Experience:

  • Associate's or Bachelor's Degree in related field or High School Diploma/GED with a minimum of 5 years of related experience.
  • Must be able to obtain a Secret Clearance
  • Experience with SolidWorks or other 3D parametric CAD Software such as SolidEdge or CREO
  • Hands-on mechanical/electro-mechanical knowledge and aptitude with understanding of currently accepted manufacturing processes and ISO procedures 
  • Must be detail oriented and able to communicate complex ideas in a production floor environment
  • Ability to quickly complete tasking independently and as a team member, with detailed or general instruction

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 approximately 26,000 strong; driven by mission, united by purpose, and inspired by opportunities. SAIC is an Equal Opportunity Employer, fostering a culture of diversity, equity, and inclusion, which is core to our values and important to attract and retain exceptional talent. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $7.4 billion. For more information, visit For ongoing news, please visit our newsroom.

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