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Cummins Inc. Design Drafter I in Fridley, Minnesota

Design Drafter I


Design Drafter I

Our culture believes in POWERING YOUR POTENTIAL . We provide global opportunities to develop your career, make your community a better place and work with today’s most innovative thinkers to solve the world’s toughest problems.

We believe in flexibility for you to explore your passions while making an impact through meaningful work within our inclusive workforce. That’s what #LifeAtCummins is all about.

We are looking for a talented Design Drafter to join our team specializing in Product Design for our Cummins Power Generation in Fridley, Minnesota.

In this role, you will make an impact in the following ways:

  • Create and maintain specifications (drawings and models) of Cummins products per company, industry, national, and international standards, while positively impacting the organization's performance.

  • Ensure model and drawing quality.

  • Create and maintain product specifications utilizing Geometric Dimension and Tolerancing.

  • Utilize Computer Aided Design (CAD) data management tools for configuration control and to maintain security.

  • Ensure application of company, industry, national, and international standards.

  • Process internal engineering work requests.

  • Engage with required functional areas as needed.

  • Participate in the maintenance of standards and practices which ensure quality.

  • Participate in Drawing Quality Reviews.


To be successful in this role you will need the following:

  • Must have experience with Windchill and Creo.

  • Broad/Basic knowledge of typical industry related Drafting Standards, Design Specifications, Engineering Standards, Industry Standards, and Product Lifecycle Management Related Policies-Procedures (Windchill).

  • Familiar with the principles, techniques, and procedures and effective utilization of CAD Data Management and Product Lifecycle Management (Windchill) methods, systems, and/or applications.

  • Creo Parametric: Familiar with the principles, techniques, and procedures of the Creo 8 (or greater) Parametric CAD tool. Can utilize the basic to moderate elements of the application with limited assistance

Compensation and Benefits

Base salary rate commensurate with experience. Additional benefits vary between locations and include options such as our 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan, Cash Balance Pension Plan, Medical/Dental/Life Insurance, Health Savings Account, Domestic Partners Coverage and a full complement of personal and professional benefits.

Cummins and E-verify

At Cummins, we are an equal opportunity and affirmative action employer dedicated to diversity in the workplace. Our policy is to provide equal employment opportunities to all qualified persons without regard to race, gender, color, disability, national origin, age, religion, union affiliation, sexual orientation, veteran status, citizenship, gender identity and/or expression, or other status protected by law. Cummins validates right to work using E-Verify. Cummins will provide the Social Security Administration (SSA) and, if necessary, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS), with information from each new employee’s Form I-9 to confirm work authorization.


Primary Location United States-Minnesota-Minneapolis-US, MN, Fridley, Cummins Power Generation

Job Type Experienced - Exempt / Office

Recruitment Job Type Office

Job Posting Oct 19, 2022, 12:19:13 PM

Unposting Date Ongoing

Organization Power Systems Business

Req ID: 220008OX