Siemens Careers


Olean, New York

English (US)

Job Description

Division: Power and Gas
Business Unit: Power and Gas
Requisition Number: 229365
Primary Location: United States-New York-Olean
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 sets the standard for excellence in power generation, transmission and distribution, and provides innovative customer solutions – from utilities, to industrial space, to oil and gas companies. Siemens’ portfolio includes power plants and power-generating equipment, turbines for use as mechanical drives, compressors for industrial applications, power transmission and distribution systems, smart grid applications, and related instrumentation and control systems. For more information, please visit:

Job Description:

Position Overview:
  • Create 3D and cross sectional layouts of centrifugal compressors
  • The product drafter is a direct link between product engineering and manufacturing.
  • Responsible for accurately laying out a cross section of a compressor, creating detailed prints for manufacturing and developing bills of material.
  • The product drafter is involved in the all aspects of compressor design, from upfront layout, to manufacturing support.
  • The product drafter is a well-rounded team member, being a key player and contact for a wide spectrum of internal and external customers and suppliers 
  • The product drafter supports product design and development, part detailing and checking, fabrication and manufacturing, and is an integral part of overall client satisfaction
  • Produce accurate 3D layout and solid models of compressors in accordance to the project scope and within specified time frames 
  • Creates prints and bills of material for manufacturing.  
  • Creates solid model assemblies in NX to ensure form, fit and function logic is met, and insuring assembly to mating parts are correct
  • When required, the product drafter will need to incorporate new designs and standards into existing compressor designs and stay within footprint limitations
  • Assist in design reviews and implement design changes
  • Demonstrate problem solving skills and innovative thinking
Required Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience: 
  • 2 year Associates Degree or Technical Diploma in Drafting
  • Technical proficiency in NX, Microsoft Office.
  • Experience in solid modeling and drafting using CAD
  • Strong communication skills with the ability to translate technical information
  • Ability to work in a team environment
  • General knowledge in manufacturing.
Preferred Knowledge/Skills, Education, and Experience: 
  • 5 or more years of experience in centrifugal compressor modeling and drafting using CAD
  • Prior experience in compressor drafting
  • Insight, interest and drafting experience in the oil and gas industry
  • Knowledge of a production planning and schedule-based environment
  • 2 or more years of experience in a production and manufacturing environment
Why Siemens?
  • Competitive compensation.
  • Excellent health, vision, and dental plans with many options from which to choose.
  • All employees receive Life Insurance, Short, and Long Term Disability coverage.
  • 401k match dollar for dollar up to 6% of gross salary.
  • Education reimbursement programs available.
  • Extensive product training and professional career development.

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Siemens is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer encouraging diversity in the workplace. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to their race, color, creed, religion, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, sex, age, physical or mental disability, marital status, family responsibilities, pregnancy, genetic information, sexual orientation, gender expression, gender identity, transgender, sex stereotyping, protected veteran or military status, and other categories protected by federal, state or local law.

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