CAD Designer


: CAD Designer

Salary: $57,000 – $65,000

Company: Uzelac Industries Inc.

Location: 6901 Industrial Loop, Greendale WI 53129

Position Type: Full-time, On-site

Uzelac Industries Inc. is one of the top rotary dryer manufacturers in the world. We have spent the last 30 years as the leading rotary dryer company for the rendering industry and have worked hard in recent years to expand our market reach to other industries such as dairy bedding, poultry manure, municipal biosolids, and many more. This expansion has ramped up growth, driving a need for additional talented team members to keep up with demand and allow the growth to continue. We are able to offer the stability and benefits of being a well-known name in our industry but still present all the benefits of being a small company. We are looking for someone who is self-driven, creative, and has a strong desire for continual learning.

Position Details

We are looking for a designer to add to our talented engineering and design team. This position will utilize company design standards and best practices to create 3D models and 2D fabrication drawings. Some of the responsibilities of this position are as follows:

• Produce detailed drawings for fabrication
• Create models for equipment with limited help from engineers
• Make decisions on design parameters with limited help from engineers
• Use design tables, configurations, Excel, etc. to create tools to increase efficiency of designs
• Use and input data into PDM system
• Work with customers to determine system layout
• Design and create jigs, fixtures, and other tools to be used in the shop
• Update fabrication drawings based on redline comments from the shop
• Use AutoCAD to create P&ID and PFD drawings
• Work with sales to create models and GAs for potential customers
• Input data into ERP system for BOM creation and ordering

Desired Experience and Skills

  • Bachelors degree in Engineering with 1-5 years of experience Knowledge and experience in
  • Associates degree that is CAD or Mechanical Design related with 3-8 years of experience
  • Knowledge and experience in sheet metal fabrication and/or structural design
  • Detail oriented with strong writing skills
  • Strong skills with SolidWorks
    • Experience with SolidWorks Sheet Metal and Weldment modules are a plus
    • Experience with SolidWorks PDM is a plus
  • AutoCAD experience would be beneficial
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office (Outlook, Excel, Teams, etc.)
  • Ability to communicate with coworkers
  • Experience with ERP systems, specifically JobBOSS2 is a plus


  • We work to improve our team by sponsoring various training opportunities and certificate programs
  • An employee and family oriented company culture
  • Health Insurance
  • Vision and Dental Insurance
  • Company paid health premiums
  • 401(k) with match
  • Paid Vacation