Designer/Drafter 2

Company Name:  Primetals Technologies USA LLC

Canonsburg, PA, US, 15317


Primetals Technologies is a joint venture of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Partners.  Operating globally, Primetals Technologies offers a world-class technology product portfolio to guarantee excellence in metals production across the entire value chain - from the raw materials to the finished product.  We provide fully integrated new technology, automation and environmental solutions, high-end manufacturing capabilities and comprehensive life-cycle services.  Becoming a member of the Primetals Technologies Team, means that our customers can count on reliable and dedicated support to master the challenges facing the metals industry today and in the future.  For our Employees, this means abundant opportunities to gain challenging work experience and steady growth potential for their careers.


Based upon our business growth and internal promotions within the Metallurgical Services Off Line Maintenance Business Segment (MSM), we are looking to hire a Mechanical Drafter at our Canonsburg – PA Facility to meet the demands of our current workload! The ideal candidate will develop detailed drawings to support the steel mill maintenance business that provides services for the maintenance, reconditioning and manufacturing of continuous caster equipment, hot strip and cold mill components, and spare parts.



  • Prepare specifications for factory equipment (CNC machines, Manual machines, Welding equipment) and compare bids and options.
  • Write internal work procedures for the repair and manufacture of steel mill components.
  • Interact with floor level supervisors and managers.
  • Interface with online tools and software to track component metrics and make recommendations for improvement.
  • Revise and create drawings using Auto Cad and Solid Edge.
  • Prepares drawings of less complex, easily visualized parts, components, or equipment from sketches or marked-up prints.
  • Copies and/or revises detail drawings of single units, parts, or components from verbal or written instructions, sketches, or prints. May consolidate detail from a number of sources, adjusts or transposes scale, or performs routine calculations.
  • Able to travel to facility locations and customer sites when necessary. (5- 15%)



  • Associate degree from a Technical Training School in Design Drafting/Engineering or equivalent.
  • Industrial Engineering or Manufacturing Engineering background would be a great asset.
  • 2-5 years of experience.
  • Proficient in AUTOCAD and Solid Edge software.
  • Ability to work with other members in a group.
  • Familiarity with the Metals Industry and Steel Mill related components, a plus.


Primetals Technologies offers a full range of benefits starting with first day of employment.  If you want to learn more about Primetals Technologies, visit our website!  


At Primetals Technologies, we value difference for the benefit of our Employees, our Customers and our Community. Primetals Technologies is committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, color, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability, or gender identity.

Nearest Major Market: Pittsburgh