Mechanical Designer

Division: Substation
Location: Ellisville, MS
Equal Opportunity Employer Vet/Disabled

Job Description

Howard Transformers, a division of Howard Industries, Inc. has an immediate opening for a full time Power Transformer Mechanical Designer  to join the Design Engineering Departments located in Ellisville, MS.


  • Primary Responsibilities:
    • Generate and maintain 3D CAD models , and create 2D drawings for standard and custom products using Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD software under the direction of engineers and management.
    • Develop 3D models / drawings and parts information to guide Manufacturing in production process
    • Provide drawing support for Purchasing and Inspection Departments
    • Processing of Revisions and Engineering Changes
    • Follow established methods & recommend process improvements


  • Desired Skills:
    • Understanding of engineering drawing practices in application: drawing views, dimensioning & tolerancing, notes, etc. in order to unambiguously define parts and assembly processes.
    • Understanding of basic electrical principles.
    • High level of mechanical aptitude.
    • High level of knowledge working in a Windows PC environment, using MS Office – Word, Excel, Outlook
    • Good communication skills
    • Organized & methodical
    • Able to work independently and within a team
    • High level of knowledge of AutoCAD software and any 3D modeling software or other similar program.

    Education and Experience:
    • 4 years higher education diploma required, preferable with technical background.
    • Preferred Degree in Drafting, Pre-Engineering Curriculum, or Training in a related field
    • Required at least 3 years of experience with AutoCAD
    • Experience and knowledge of 3D modeling (Inventor, Pro-E , or similar)
    • Previous experience with internal and/or external design of Power Transformers is a big plus

    Equal Opportunity Employer Vet/Disabled


  • Medical Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Disability Insurance
  • Life Insurance
  • 401K Retirement
  • Education Reimbursement
  • Paid Holidays
  • Paid Vacations
Salary Dependent upon experience
Career Level Required Experienced (Non-Manager)
Experience Required 2+ to 5 years
Education Required Associate's Degree
Job Type Employee
Job Status Full-Time
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