Production CAD II Associate

Fond du Lac
Full Time



We are thinkers, designers, and builders crafting extraordinary environments. Are you ready to join us?  

At Elkay Interior Systems (EIS), we work side by side, dare to reimagine the future of design and manufacturing, innovate nonstop, and put our people first. Recognized globally for their creativity, craftsmanship, and talent, our people enrich every project and partnership they serve. 

We provide a relaxed and flexible workspace inspired by our creative people. You’ll play an essential role in keeping us at the forefront of global innovation and customer satisfaction. Join our thriving creative community where your ideas make a difference.

Under the direction of the Engineering Manager, the Production CAD Tech creates drawings in support of Sales and Production, including Customer reference, component drawings, accurate BOMs, construction details, and installation documentation as well as: 

  • Create accurate and detailed Models (Part, Sub-Assembly and Assembly) per defined EIS Inventor Standards, for use by Programming and for Production creation. This can be through either traditional Part Modeling and Assembly or Solid Body Modeling techniques.
  • Create detailed shop drawings for production, which may include modifying or adding detail and dimensions to existing drawings or creating new drawings.
  • Coordinate all product introduction with the Engineering BOM team and Manufacturing shop floor by providing drawings to support the production process.
  • Manage Engineering Service Requests (ESR) for drawings from submittal to completion, with constant communication to the requestor on expected milestones and completion date.
  • Follow and comply with all safety and work rules and regulations and maintain departmental Drafting and file management standards.
  • This position will work directly with Engineering, Procurement, Project Management Production, Design and CAD resources. 
  • Create and manage Excel spreadsheets to track or maintain project scopes.

Education and Experience: 

  • 3 to 5 years of related experience within a similar environment required or combination of education/ drafting certification and experience
  • Individuals must have had previous exposure to Autodesk Inventor and or use of other 3D Modeling software. Capabilities and understanding to be established by EIS based on completion of EIS’ Engineering Inventor Assessment.
  • Qualified individuals should a have working understanding of AutoCAD 2002 or later versions.  This individual must work well in a sometimes chaotic open plan environment, possess strong communication skills, and work independently as required.

Experience and Skills: 

  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as drawings, safety rules, and procedure manuals.  Ability to prepare routine reports and correspondence, drawings and sketches.  Ability to communicate effectively with other employees within and outside the organization.
  • Ability to calculate figures and amounts such as proportions, percentages, area, circumference, and volume.  Ability to apply concepts of algebra and geometry.
  • Ability to apply common sense understanding to carry out instructions furnished in written, oral, or diagram form.  Demonstrate the ability to deal with problems involving several concrete variables in standardized situations.  Ability to handle multiple tasks and aggressive due dates.


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