BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) CAD Drafter (Contractor) in Queensbury, New York

Bard (NYSE:BCR) is a $3B high-quality developer and manufacturer of life-saving medical devices. Product families include balloons used to relieve blocked veins and arteries, ports used to deliver chemo-therapy treatment, filters that prevent blood clots from traveling to the lungs and heart, urological catheters, and guidewires necessary for almost every medical device procedure. The Corporation has 26 locations and 13,000 employees world-wide.

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The Glens Falls Operation is known as Bard’s Technology Center and is Bard’s largest domestic manufacturing facility employing approximately 700 in a three shift operation. The Glens Falls Operation manufactures over 20 different product lines serving all Bard Divisions

Computer-aided design (CAD) drafter will utilize computer-aided design systems to create technical drawings for product manufacturing. The Drafter will support the design department by updating drawings for CR approvals and validations.

  • CAD drawings

  • Work with multiple teams to create detailed 2D mechanical drawings that will be used for either the creation and assembly of machines and other mechanical equipment or to document product specifications.

  • Duties will be assigned by the sponsoring function and will relate to the project in which they are assigned

  • 0-2 years in industrial or mechanical drafting

  • Familiar with GD&T tolerance and ANSI drawing standards.

  • Strong communication skills to confidently explain information and converse with customers/clients

  • Proficient in SolidWorks and AutoCAD.

  • Knowledge of PDM Professional (aka EPDM) a plus.

  • The incumbent must demonstrate the potential ability to perform the essential functions of the job as outlined in the duties and responsibilities.

  • Basic Technical writing skills.

  • Basic interpersonal skills – active listening.

  • Basic Software application skills.

  • Basic problem solving skills.

  • Ability to collect and analyze data and derive conclusions.

  • Ability to make recommendations to reach a solution.

  • Basic oral and written presentation skills.

  • Ability to follow design controls.

  • Working towards a Bachelor degree in science or engineering.

  • Currently working on an AS or BS degree in engineering or design/drafting

Occasionally requires light physical effort as in periods of prolonged standing, sitting at files or work tables or bending, stooping, or reaching and/or occasional lifting of light items (i.e. up to 30 lbs). May require some exposure to chemicals used in manufacturing processes.

Some minor physical inconvenience or discomfort occasionally present in the work environment (moderate noise, disagreeable odors, etc.). OR occasional exposure to minor injury or other health hazard requiring some precaution.

Training Requirements:


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.

Industry Standard/Category: CAD Drafter

ID: 2018-11663

Career Level: entry level

Division Name: GFO

Relocation: No

External Company Name: C.R. Bard, Inc.

Street: 289 Bay Road

C. R. Bard, Inc. (NYSE: BCR) is a leading multinational developer, manufacturer and marketer of innovative, life-enhancing medical technologies in the fields of vascular, urology, oncology and surgical specialty products, employing over 13,000 people around the world. Founded in 1907, we pioneered many devices that are now the cornerstones of modern healthcare.

We expect the highest levels of quality, integrity, service, and innovation from our employees – on the job and in the communities in which we work and live. In return, we foster an environment where individuals are treated with fairness and respect, and feel valued, acknowledged and rewarded. Bard is a M/F, Disabled and Vet EEO/AA Employer.

Be Your Best at Bard – and ultimately, you can have an impact on the lives of people around the world.