What does a Cad Drafter do?
A drafter is responsible for creating a 3D models of products in modeling software. They create these models from scratch and also update existing models. A few of the main duties of a drafter are creating models in CAD, help design new products, create standard models, and edit any changes based on customer preference. They also have to specify correct dimensions and material.
A drafter does not need any experience but should have a technical or associate's degree from a technical institution. One of the most important skills that a drafter will have is their ability to correctly create the model needed. Another skill is attention to detail as the drafter will need to make sure that the models are made correctly.. They also need to be able to multitask by working on several different projects at once.
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