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IDEX SolidWorks CAD Drafter in Albuquerque, New Mexico

If you’re looking for a special place to build or grow your career, you’ve found it. Whether you’re an experienced professional, a recent college graduate or somewhere in between, IDEX is a place where you can apply your existing skills and learn new ones in an environment where you can make an impact.

With interesting opportunities in engineering, marketing, sales, supply chain, operations, HR, finance, and more across more than 40 diverse businesses ( around the globe, chances are, we have something special for you.

The Drafter leads SolidWorks Computer Aided Design (CAD) drafting support for CVI Engineering and Operations. Supports ongoing production and new product development, while simultaneously identifying opportunities for improvement to increase efficiency.


Including but not limited to

  • Prepare engineering models and drawings for mechanical and optomechanical parts and assemblies

  • Comprehend and utilize Geometric Dimensioning & Tolerancing

  • Calculate dimensions and tolerance stack up

  • Interface with internal and external machine shops

  • Review and propose design modification to increase production efficiency

  • Upload design records (models and drawings) to the CVI document repository

  • Provide timely updates for drawing completion and workload

  • Coordinate with other colleagues regarding complex diagrams

  • Identifies, recommends, and drives opportunities for improvement within the design record creation process.


  • Independent initiative and ability to efficiently acquire substantial knowledge of CVI’s manufacturing processes, procedures and products.

  • Work effectively with minimal supervision.

  • Superb creativity and problem-solving skills.

  • Communicate effectively through email, presentations and technical documents.

  • Strong time management and prioritization skills.

  • Ability to make decisions in high-stress situations.

  • Curiosity and a growth mindset.

  • Comfortable around heavy industrial machinery.

  • Enjoys working in a fast-paced environment

  • Supports company values including ethical conduct and high integrity in all actions.



  • Previous experience in mechanical drafting

  • Working proficiency in Solidworks

  • Ability to read, understand, and apply a variety of job-related instructions and documents, including engineering drawings.

  • Demonstrated ability to manage multiple tasks both of similar and varying priority.

  • Demonstrated ability to be deadline and detail-oriented

  • Working knowledge of ASME and ISO drawing standards preferred


This position requires compliance with ITAR Regulations; this person must be a U.S. Citizen or a U.S. Permanent Resident.

Are you ready to join a different kind of company where our people, our culture, and our commitments are centered around providing trusted solutions that improve lives around the world?

IDEX is an Equal Opportunity Employer and Affirmative Action Employer. IDEX gives consideration for employment to qualified applicants without regard to race, color, religion, creed, genetic information, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, marital status, age, national origin, disability, protected veteran status, or any other consideration or protected category made unlawful by federal, state or local laws (Minorities/Females/Protected Veterans/Disabled).

Job Family: Engineering

Business Unit: CVI

Job Segment: HST Health & Science Technologies