Manage all open projects/develop/review/submit approval drawings.  Develop/requisition Bills of Materials.  Design tanks, pipe systems and prepare submittal packages. Manage CAD Dept providing guidance on day to day tasks, coaching and discipline when appropriate.  Manage continuous improvement/lean initiatives to reduce cost, improve quality and delivery in manufacturing while reducing overall cost.


  • Knowledge of codes used in the FRP and plastics industry (ASME-RTP-1, ASTM 3299, AWS
  • FRP experience in filament winding and dual laminates a major plus.
  • Knowledge of raw materials used in FRP industry.
  • BS degree or 5+ years in closely related industry.
  • Solid understanding of drafting techniques and engineering technology. 
  • Excellent mechanical aptitude.


  • Apply AutoCAD/Inventor software detail, product and assembly drawings.
  • Follow through production.  Provide Customer Service and regular status updates to management, sales and Customers as required.
  • Work with engineering firms, sales and customer to develop products that will meet customer’s standards and the design spec’s.
  • Final review of proposed drawing, materials, part interactions within whole structure, approve and release for fabrication.
  • Find more effective ways of engineering/fabricating products.
  • Recruit employees – CAD, Assign, direct and evaluate their work and oversee the development of staff competence.
  • Use the BOM to order buyouts for fabrication and all the needed materials.
  • Create work orders based on customer standards.
  • Organize and run the pre-release project meeting.
  • Make sure all latest drawing revisions are issued and old revisions pulled back.
  • Update and maintain project Tracker Sheets.

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