• Drafter CAD

    Location US-MO-St. Louis
    # Positions
    Experience (Years)
  • Position Description

    At a Glance


    Legrand has an exciting opportunity for a Drafter, CAD to join the OCL Team in St. Louis, MO. In this role, the individual will Use CAD software to provide support to engineering by preparing layouts, detail drawings, 3D solid models, assembly drawings, sketches, instructions & diagrams for jobs and projects be processed. They will also maintain and update existing products as well as design and develop new products.


    What Will You Do?


    • Process job packages to production.
    • Update existing drawings.
    • Work with Engineers generating 3-D model assemblies, mechanical assemblies, detail drawings, customer drawings, and assembly/installation instruction sheets.
    • Prepares design specification, analysis, and recommendations for presentation and approval. Create and modify detailed drawings from sketches, architectural plans, layouts, or notes provided by engineering.
    • Support other departments with illustrations, rendered models, and other documents as requested.
    • Assist engineering leaders in working with vendors and inspect first piece sample parts.
    • Performs other similar and related duties as required.



    Required Skills:

    • 2 years of Solidworks training experience or Solidworks certificate.
    • 2 + years experience in SolidWorks software creating 3d solid models.

    Preferred Skills:

    • Collaborate with others to establish timelines and budgets, as well as solve problems.
    • Knowledge of industry, engineering, math, and materials.
    • Ability to analyze data and situation and come up with creative solutions.
    • Exceptional computer skills, knowledge of word processing, spreadsheet, presentation and data base software, proficiency with various e-mail, calendaring, meeting management and related communications software. 
    • Strong organizational, time management and leadership/coaching skills, as well as project management skills.
    • Be highly collaborative and able to work independently with minimum supervision.
    • Excellent verbal and written communications skills and be able to communicate effectively across all levels of the organization.
    • Be an effective listener, able to maintain focus extract necessary information and validate understanding of the information.


    Company Info

    About Legrand

    Every day, Legrand brings power, light and data to millions of spaces around the world. Legrand is a global, publicly-traded company listed on the Euronext (Legrand SA EPA: LR) with 36,000 employees worldwide, a market cap of $16B, revenue of more than $5 billion, with products sold in 180 countries. Legrand is listed on the Forbes Global 2000 as one of the world’s best employers.  For more information, visit legrand.com.


    About Legrand North and Central America

    Legrand North and Central America (LNCA) employs over 5,000 associates in 60 locations, working in 6 product categories (Electrical Wiring Systems, Building Control Systems, AV, Data Communications, Power Distribution and Control, and Lighting).  LNCA offers distinctive benefits like high employer 401K match, above-benchmark paid maternity leave, paid time off to volunteer, and an active women’s network.  LNCA is an employee-centered, growth company with tremendous opportunity.  For more information, visit legrand.us.  


    About Legrand’s Lighting Sector

    Through Pinnacle, Finelite, and OCL, Legrand designs and manufactures high performance, environmentally sustainable lighting solutions and products for commercial, educational and healthcare facilities.  We work with leading architects and contractors to supply systems and products.  We employ a talented group of lighting engineers and designers who work with the latest technologies, using cutting-edge tools to create fixtures which are unique and built to last.  Our products offer the design professional a complete palette of integrated products that breathe life into architectural spaces for design that lasts.  Legrand’s specification grade products are suited for a broad range of applications, and the integrated product line allows designers to create multi-level lighting scenarios using various luminaires from an extensive offering.








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