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Document Control Specialist / Drafter / Designer

Company: Ametek, Inc.
Location: Pleasanton
Posted on: June 6, 2021

Job Description:


  • 5+yrs experience of web-based PLM required, Agile PLM software preferred.
  • 3+yrs of related experience in mechanical drafting/design field.
  • 3D CAD package knowledge, Inventor 3D software preferred.
  • Understands 3D model structure, creation of corresponding 2D files, dimensioning, BOM preparation and review.
  • Physical requirements: must be able to work indoors in an office setting. Requires full capabilities to work full time at a computer workstation.
  • Motivated and well organized in their work product.


  • Autodesk Inventor CAD user and Agile integration.
  • Basic Engineering Technician skill set, mechanical assembly, and testing.

PHYSICAL DEMANDS/WORK ENVIRONMENT: The physical demands and work environment described here are representative of those that must be met by the employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.Gatan, an AMETEK business, that was acquired in 2019 for $925M, is a high technology company and a recognized world leader in the design and manufacture of state-of-the-art electron microscopy equipment.

There is always more to see. And when you're working with electron microscopy, the closer you can get to your sample, the more of its secrets it will reveal. That's why at Gatan we have spent the last 50 years working with our customers to push the boundaries of what can be done with electron microscopy. Together, we have invented new approaches to problems that deliver fresh understanding.

With state of the art cameras, imaging energy filters, specimen preparation equipment and other EM products and solutions, we take the most powerful microscopy on earth and make it work even harder for you.

We are currently seeking a Document Control Specialist / Designer / Drafter for our Pleasanton, CA or Warrendale, PA facility. This is a permanent position, with shared responsibilities between Document Control and Drafting/Designing tasks. Balance between the two areas will be determined by workloads and available resources.

Document Control Position Summary: Manages document control system, Agile PLM, and documentation of standard operating procedures (SOPs) on SharePoint. Responsibility of engineering services functions that includes design support, schematic support, mechanical and electrical parts library, ECO and ECR execution and process, document control, parts obsolescence, compliance documentation, and sustaining engineering.


  • Manages the operation of document control. Ensures accuracy and conformance with approved internal requirements.
  • Provides training to cross functional groups on Product Lifecycle Management related to Documentation Control.
  • Creates, analyzes, and manages all engineering and manufacturing changes (ECR, ECO, MCO, Deviations, New Part Requests, New manufacturers, etc.).
  • Manages Gatan standard operation process (SOP) SharePoint, a dependable and user- friendly system that defines, stores, shares and easily manages department processes that everyone involved will have access information.
  • Creates and maintains Document Control procedures as needed to reflect policy and procedural changes.
  • Conducts periodic audits of document control system.
  • Manages AML, including creation of new vendors and parts, attaching vendor documentation, RoHS and REACH documentation.
  • Supports project managers and engineers in creating and maintaining BOM and ECO revisions in ERP system.
  • Supports Gatan Special Process by communicating with the sales team when a Special is close to its expiration. Creates a backlog report for management review.
  • Provides drafting and design support (using Inventor) for new and ongoing engineering projects.
  • Prepares 2D drawings of parts and assemblies based on existing 3D designs and provided mark-ups.
  • Creates, checks, and verifies 3D assembly structures and BOMs for accuracy and supports related ECO/ECR's entry and data release in PLM system (Agile).
  • Creates new basic designs using engineering directions.

Keywords: Ametek, Inc., Pleasanton , Document Control Specialist / Drafter / Designer, Other , Pleasanton, California

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