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With over 80 years as an industrial technology leader, Kennametal Inc. delivers productivity to customers through materials science, tooling and wear-resistant solutions. Customers across aerospace, earthworks, energy, general engineering and transportation turn to Kennametal to help them manufacture with precision and efficiency. Every day approximately 10,000 employees are helping customers in more than 60 countries stay competitive. Kennametal generated nearly $2.4 billion in revenues in fiscal 2019. Learn more at www.kennametal.com. Follow @Kennametal: Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn and YouTube. 




Job Summary

Relatively entry level design position with 1-3 year experience and works under the supervision of Senior/Lead Designer. Creation and modification of drawings, models, graphics will be the general responsibilities


Key Job Responsibilities 



  • Prepare drawings based on the instructions of Senior/ Lead designers.
  • Modify existing drawings using automation tools.
  • Create customer graphics for existing products, as per customer requirement.
  • Work on ERs using ECTR.
  • Should check designs against checklist.
  • Provide feedback to the supervisor on insufficient data in workbench task


Preferred Areas of Education, Certifications, and Skills:


  • Bachelors Degree


             CAD Skills:

  • Should have basic drawing interpretation skills.
  • Modify existing drawings using automation tools (GKAD/TESS/KDS).
  • Open/ close/ modify existing NX models /AutoCAD without automation. (modified standards
  • Understands guidelines for respective team products' modelling and drawing
  • Can understand/create customer graphics.



  • Have basic navigation skills NWBC & ECTR.
  • Can create NX and ACAD documents.
  • Link and delink MM numbers.
  • Work with ERs using ECTR.
  • Able to work with queries and lists.
  • Understands CBAU.


             Machining Knowledge:

  • Basic understanding of manufacturing operation and processes. (machining, forming, pressing, forging, extrusion etc.)
  • Understands cutting tool operations (Turning, Milling, Drilling, Tapping, Reaming, Boring etc.).
  • Knowledge of tool assembly (cutting tool and Adaptors).
  • Understanding of ISO nomenclature for cutting tools.
  • Fundamental know how of Units and Unit conversions.


      Engineering Knowledge:

  • Basic Engineering mathematics.
  • Fundamental calculations like force, speed, feed, moment, torque and vibrations.
  • Knowledge of Kinematics and Vectors.
  • Understands Merchant circle diagram.


            Quality Management:

  • Can interpret the checklist.
  • Checks own designs against checklist.
  • Provides feedback to supervisor on insufficient data. (before design)
  • List out variations between design and data.


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