AutoCAD/Mechanical Drafter/Designer

CovertTM Engineers, Inc. is currently seeking a full-time experienced Mechanical Designer/Drafter to join our food processing and packaging engineering consulting team. The successful applicant will join a work environment that offers rewarding and challenging work in a desirable office atmosphere. We are looking for a self-motivated, detail oriented individual with a positive attitude, strong problem-solving skills, and a team collaborator. For further information about the company, visit our website at

Minimum Requirements

  • 3 years of experience as a drafter/designer
  • Expert in AutoCAD 2014 or newer, Plant 3D 2014 or newer, Autodesk Inventor 2014, Autodesk Factory Design, and Microsoft Office
  • Generates layouts quickly and efficiently while being detail oriented
  • Strong verbal/written communication skills and strong interpersonal skills
  • Ability to work on multiple projects in a team based environment
  • Responsible, accountable, and motivated with a desire to help wherever needed
  • Occasional travel may be required

Primary Responsibilities

  • AutoCAD piping designs, equipment layouts, P&ID’s, details, and schematic designs (including development of block flow diagrams) to meet client needs
  • Drawings may include detailed equipment plans, equipment schedules, electrical & plumbing rough-in drawings, utility notes, and special conditions plans
  • Maintain accurate and timely electronic project files for a diverse client base
  • Assists in determining and implementing condition based design criteria
  • Troubleshoot design challenges in a fast-paced environment

What we would LOVE you to have used or be familiar with the following:

  • Practice in one or more of the following industries: food, dairy, distillery, winery, or brewery
  • Experience with process design (CIP systems), powder handling design, equipment layout design, HVAC design, utility design in areas such as boiler systems, refrigeration systems, compressed air, plumbing, water, steam, etc.
  • Experience in creating process P&ID’s for the food industry and/or piping P&ID’s
  • Knowledge of design standards and what is needed to produce construction documentation
  • Familiar with basic food processing equipment and features such as washdown, sanitary design, and inspection requirements
  • Experience with Revit
  • Familiarity with basic food processing regulations (GMP’s, FDA, USDA, 3A, SQF/BRC/ISO)


Compensation will be commensurate with experience and education.

Benefit Package Includes:

  • 401 (k) Retirement Plan with employer match
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Voluntary supplemental insurance
  • Paid vacation, sick leave, and holidays

Have questions?
Contact Jack at 503-603-0995 or

Job Category: Drafter/Designer
Job Type: Full Time

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