Job Description - R&D Design Engineer in Pulaski
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R&D Design Engineer

Ref: US_EN_6_916327_1508027

Posted on 05 September 2023
$62,000 - $72,000

Akkodis is hiring for a Direct Hire R & D CAD Engineer located in Pulaski, NY.

Salary range is 62,000-72,000


 R&D CAD Engineers will need to work as an integral part of a team with the goal of designing, testing, and releasing new products and tools to production. 


  • Extensively uses 3D CAD software packages to:

· Create conceptual design models

· Design functional and manufacturable parts and assemblies 

· Ensures compliance with product specifications and code requirements

· Generate drawings for prototyping and manufacturing

  • Supports improvement of existing products:

· Continually searches for areas of quality improvement and cost optimization

· Supports processing of Engineering Change Requests (ECR's)

  • Supports building of prototypes and test equipment internally and working with outside vendors

  • Understands and adheres to fundamental drafting policies 

  • Reviews drawings and designs to ensure quality. Participates in audits and training to ensure that designs are consistently and reliably “built to print” in production

QUALIFICATIONS (Education, Certifications and Required Experience):

  • Associates degree in technical area or 5 years in the heating or similar industry

  • 2 years’ experience with 3D modeling and drawing generation

  • Basic computer skills and ability to use Microsoft products 

  • Demonstrates critical thinking and problem solving 

  • Strong communication, organizational skills, independent judgment, and time management skills

  • Familiarity with Piping and Instrumentation diagrams

  • Basic understanding of electrical and controls systems a plus


  • Communication – Ability to ensure information is passed on to others who should be kept informed. Ability to express oneself clearly in conversation and interaction with others. Ability to express oneself clearly in business writing.

  • Conceptual Thinking– The ability to find effective solutions by taking a holistic, abstract, or theoretical perspective.

  • Forward Thinking– The ability to anticipate the implications and consequences of situations and take appropriate action to be prepare for possible contingencies.

  • Initiative – Identifying what needs to be done and doing it before being asked or before the situation requires it.

  • Development and Continual Learning– Displays an ongoing commitment to learning and self-improvement.

  • Results Oriented- The ability to focus on a desired result, setting challenging goals, focus effort on the goals, meeting or exceeding the goals.


Vision - Close visual acuity to perform an activity such as analyzing data, viewing a computer terminal, inspection involving small defects or welds, use and operation of machines, use of measurement devices, etc.

Walking - Moving about on foot to travel and accomplish tasks, including long distances or site to site

Sitting - The body is supported by buttocks and back and employee needs to remain seated for extended periods of time 

If you are interested in this   R & D Engineer position in Pulaski, NY then please click APPLY NOW. 

For other opportunities available at Akkodis go to If you have questions about the position, please contact Krista Wardhaugh at 315-532-1047 or at

Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Disabled

Benefit offerings include medical, dental, vision, term life insurance, short-term disability insurance, additional voluntary benefits, commuter benefits and 401K plan. Our program provides employees the flexibility to choose the type of coverage that meets their individual needs. Available paid leave may include Paid Sick Leave, where required by law; any other paid leave required by Federal, State or local law; and Holiday pay upon meeting eligibility criteria. Disclaimer: These benefit offerings do not apply to client-recruited jobs and jobs which are direct hire to a client

Pay Details: $62,000.00 to $72,000.00 PER WEEK

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