Drafter III in Los Angeles, CA at Apex Life Sciences

Date Posted: 7/13/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Apex Life Sciences is seeking an experienced Drafter to work on assignment at a reputable medical device company in the greater LA area!


  • Design plans, lay outs draws and revises detailed part, assembly and installation engineering drawing using computer-aided design and drafting software.
  • Utilized computer aided design equipment and/or graphic tools such as CAM CAM, CATIA, ProEngineer or Solidworx.
  • Work from rough sketches and specifications created by engineers
  • Help design products with engineering and manufacturing techniques and establish references and standard data in a field of specialization.
  • Add details to plans from their knowledge and techniques
  • Prepare multiple versions of designs for review by engineers
  • Specify dimensions, materials, and procedures for new products , hidden line interpolations and sectioning.
  • Prepares specifications for parts, assemblies and installations and complete production detail drawings.
  • Work under the supervision of engineers
  • Using CADD systems or any other software, drafters create and store technical drawings electronically. These drawings contain information on how to build a product, structure or machine, the dimensions of the project, and what materials are needed to produce the project.
  • Provide technical supports in areas such as operations, testing, process improvement and product development.
  • Gathers, maintains, formats, compiles, and manipulates technical data using established formulae and procedures, and perform detailed mathematical calculations.
  • Contributes in design modifications to improve quality of product or facilitate manufacturing operations.
  • Expected to independently propose solutions to problems for supervisor review. Technical problem faced are general and may require some analysis to understand and resolve.


  • Prefer applicants who have completed post secondary education in drafting, typically a 2- year associate’s degree from a technical institute or community college, with preference in Mechanical drafting.
  • Requires minimum of 4 years of relevant experience; may require vocational or technical education or certification in addition to prior work experience.
  • Critical-thinking skills
  • Detail-oriented
  • Interpersonal Skills
  • Good math skills
  • Good time-management skills

EEO Employer

Apex is an Equal Employment Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law. Apex will consider qualified applicants with criminal histories in a manner consistent with the requirements of applicable law. If you have visited our website in search of information on employment opportunities or to apply for a position, and you require an accommodation in using our website for a search or application, please contact our Employee Services Department at employeeservices@apexsystemsinc.com or 844-463-6178.