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Houston, Texas

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Job Description

Division: Process Industries and Drives
Business Unit: Process Automation
Requisition Number: 228533
Primary Location: United States-Texas-Houston
Assignment Category: Full-time regular
Experience Level: Mid level
Education Required Level: Associate's Degree / College Diploma
Travel Required: 5%

Division Description:

Siemens is a global technology powerhouse that has stood for engineering excellence, innovation, quality, reliability and internationally for more than 165 years. As a global technology company, Siemens is rigorously leveraging the advantages that this setup provides. To tap business opportunities in both new and established markets, the Company is organized in eight  Divisions: Power and Gas, Power Generation Services,  Energy Management, Building Technologies, Mobility, Digital Factory, Process Industries and Drives,  and Financial Services.


Siemens Process Industries & Drives helps customers increase productivity, safety, reliability, efficiency and time-to-market for plants and processes with innovative, integrated technology across the entire lifecycle. With a deep understanding of individual market segments, Siemens helps customers respond quickly and confidently to new market requirements and challenges, strengthening their competitiveness.

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Job Description:

Position Overview:
Are you ready to join a team that is the leader in analytical process gas chromatography?  The drafter will play a key role in the production of analytical equipment for industrial applications.

The drafter supports the analytical engineering design team with the creation of detailed drawings and related production documentation. The drafter will provide support to engineering, crafts people, final test, and throughout all phases of production. This position will report to the Production Engineering Manager within the Analytical Products & Solutions Business Segment, Process Automation Business Unit, Process Industries & Drives Division.

The Drafter is responsible for production drafting & design functions which include:

  • Create production drawing package based on engineering input.

  • Work cooperatively with the engineering team to resolve documentation & design related questions.

  • Standardization.  Maintain the standard template library and apply templates consistently from project to project.

  • Support crafts people and final test during the production phase of the project.

  • Finalize design documentation at the completion of production to represent the “As-Built” configuration

  • Coordinate documentation transmittals to internal and external stakeholders.

 Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

  1. Candidate must have 3-5 years direct AutoCAD experience.

  2. Candidate must have an AS Degree in Engineering Design, Technology or equivalent degree plan.

  3. Candidate must be able to work independently or in a team environment.

  4. Candidate must have a working knowledge of MS Office (Word, Excel, Outlook)

  5. Candidate must have a firm understanding of modular equipment concepts.

  6. Candidate must be organized and able manage / prioritize multiple tasks.  



Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience:

  • It is preferred the candidate to have BS Degree in Engineering Technology or equivalent degree plan.

  • It is preferred for the candidate to have worked for a manufacturer of analytical equipment or analyzer system integrator for 3-5 years.

  • It is preferred the candidate has an understanding of hazardous area classifications: Class I Division 1, Class I Division 2, ATEX Zone 1, and ATEX Zone 2 electrical areas.

  •  It is preferred the candidate have an understanding of applicable industry codes & standards: NEC, IEC, API, NFPA, ISA

  • It is preferred the candidate have an understanding of Lean manufacturing concepts and practical application for process improvement.

  • It is preferred the candidate have a knowledge of other software including:  SAP, Siemens NX CAD, Visual Basic

  • It is preferred the candidate have a basic understanding electrical & instrumentation control wiring.

  • It is preferred the candidate have a basic understanding of sample conditioning design concepts.


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