State/Area: Louisiana

Regional Area: Baton Rouge Metro Area

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Job Number: JN -122021-5789

CLS is seeking a Mechanical Drafter for our client in Baton Rouge, La! This drafting position is a vital piece to their operation. Contract to hire opportunity for those who put their best feet forward!  


  • Interpret specifications and customer requirements to create/modify drawings
  • Create shop drawings from customer-supplied prints
  • Create shop drawings from conceptual designs
  • Calculate dimensions and tolerance using measuring instruments
  • Maintain electronic database for drawings and job file organization
  • Assist with preparing end-of-job Repair Reports for customers
  • Assist with preparing repair quotes
  • Coordinate with other colleagues regarding complex diagrams
  • Convert point clouds to 3D models using software


  • Associates Degree in CAD, or equivalent, with technical knowledge of mechanical drawings
  • Previous experience in mechanical drafting, manufacturing
  • Ability to draw parts (3D & 2D) and be proficient in CAD/CAM applications
  • Ability to read, interpret and understand technical drawings, geometric dimensions, tolerances and quality specifications.
  • Familiarity with machining, welding and general shop processes
  • Ability to work directly with shop employees, management and other support staff
  • Good written and verbal communication skills
  • Ability to multi-task and rearrange priorities to meet deadlines
  • Self-motivated and highly organized

If your experience meets the qualifications listed, please apply now, and email a current resume to [email protected]. A member of our Operations team will contact applicants with relevant experience and qualifications for the position.