The Harris Products Group is a world leader in metal working products used in the brazing, soldering, welding, cutting and gas distribution industries. The company was formed in 2006 with the merger of Harris Calorific, Inc., a manufacturer of gas welding and cutting equipment and gas regulation and distribution systems since 1905 , and the J.W. Harris Co., a manufacturer of brazing and soldering alloys and welding consumables founded in 1914.

The Harris Products Group currently operates manufacturing facilities in Mason, Ohio, USA; Gainesville, Georgia, USA; Dzierzonow, Poland; and Maua, São Paulo, Brazil. Each is ISO 9001 certified for quality management systems.

Demonstrating a commitment to stewardship of the global environment, these facilities are also ISO 14001 certified for environmental management systems.


The Harris Products Group is a wholly-owned subsidiary of The Lincoln Electric Company, the world leader in the design, development and manufacture of arc welding products, robotic welding systems, plasma and oxy-fuel cutting equipment.

Founded:  2006 Headquartered:  Mason, OH
Phone:  (513) 754-2000 Website:  www.harrisproductsgroup.com
Autocad Drafter

Location: 2345 Murphy Blvd
Gainesville, GA 30504
United States of America
Years of Experience: 2-5 Years
Department: Engineering Level of Education: Associate's Degree
Full/Part Time: Full Time


Job Title:                  AUTOCAD DRAFTER      

Reports To:              Mechanical Engineering Supervisor

FLSA Status:           Office Hourly               


Summary of the Position

Responsible for creating new product and tooling drawings, revising and maintaining existing product and tooling drawings, maintaining drawing database system, and supporting the documentation system (ECR/ECN).


Key Deliverables 

New product and tooling drawings

Revisions to existing product and tooling drawings

Maintenance of drawing database system

Documentation distributed as required


Key Accountability Metrics

Accurately maintain drawing database system

Demonstrate accuracy and thoroughness on drawings

Monitor own work to ensure quality



Key Responsibilities/Essential Functions


Works safely and supports safety within their team across the organization – as required.


40%  Creates new product and tooling drawings

·         Create 3D models and 2D drawings for new product components and assemblies using Solidworks.

·         Creates 3D models and 2D drawings for new tooling used in the manufacture of product.

·         Creates models and drawings from sketches provided by engineers or by measuring the actual components with measuring device such as calipers.  

·         Works with engineers on projects, providing support in documentation and light design.


20%  Revises and maintain existing product and tooling drawings

·         Revises drawings from marked-up existing product and tooling drawings as required


20%  Maintains drawing database system

·         Accurately checks drawings in and out of drawing management database

·         Maintains current drawing database system


20%  Supports documentation system (ECR/ECN)

·         Works with Documentation Specialists to support and maintain engineering change system.                                   



Education and/or Experience     


Required - Associate degree in mechanical engineering/drafting, or certificate in drafting.  Minimum 3 years of mechanical drafting experience.  Experience with Autocad, Solidworks, and MS office products.  Experience maintaining drawing database system.


Core Competencies required from Employees


Maintains a Customer Focus – Demonstrating exceptional service to both internal and external customers giving high priority to understanding and satisfying the customer.

Takes Ownership – Demonstrates a continuous drive to achieve superior results and takes responsibility for those results.

Is a Team Player – Has the ability to collaborate effectively with others to achieve common goals. Recognizes situations in which team members need to work together to solve work tasks at hand.

Uses Sound Judgment / Integrity – Takes action that is well-reasoned, which represents the best interest of the business.

Achieves Quality Results – Flawlessly executes on objectives to ensure the long- term success of the organization.


Key Knowledge, Skills, Abilities, and Qualities Required


Reading and interpreting mechanical drawings

Basic math skills used in developing drawings

Use of measuring tools (i.e. calipers)                  

AutoCad Software

Solidworks Software

Microsoft Office Products


Reasonable Accommodation -- The requirements listed above are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required for the position. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.



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