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CAD Administrator

techsupport 03 Apr 2023

Website Integress Inc

Location : Jurupa Valley, CA

The CAD Administrator is responsible for assisting in end-to-end management of Company’s CAD System. This person will own day-to-day CAD user support, CAD System management, including upgrades, system maintenance and improvements, implementing best practices and support across the organization.


  • Responsible for administration of SOLIDWORKS Product Data Management (PDM)
  • Administrator responsibilities with oversight of multiple PDM vaults
  • Will lead the deployment and adoption of our PDM solution
  • Manage CAD system configuration, and continuously drive functional and operational excellence through workflow management
  • Continuously assess system architecture and business processes to contribute to strategic planning
  • Providing Solidworks/ SolidworksPDM technical support to Company’s Engineers
  • Manage and troubleshoot configuration and operational parameters for SOLIDWORKS PDM
  • Develop and maintain different Solidworks templates, drafting/modeling standards and registry setting files, etc. in accordance with Company standards
  • Create macros to simplify and automate the manual processes
  • Support all users, establishing document standard processes and procedures, implement best practices, and help facilitate across functional departments
  • Develop and optimize the workflows and interface to the company
  • Work with IT to perform root cause analysis debug hardware and software issues and work to develop, test, and implement fixes to prevent a recurrence
  • Installation of PDM/Solidworks applications and equipment including planning and implementation of upgrades and patches
  • Maintain and execute disaster recovery, security, PDM data backup and restoration plans and policies by working with IT/Tech support
  • Manage licenses for all PDM and CAD software modules
  • Provide CAD support as needed


  • Bachelor of Science in Engineering, Applied Sciences, or Computer Science
  • Minimum of 5 years experience in solid modeling and PDM administration
  • Proficiency with the following Software: Solidworks, SolidworksPDM, and MS Office
  • Drafting, 3D Modeling, and File Management experience
  • Experience embedded with product development user groups, identifying requirements, providing guidance on customization implementation timing and feasibility, and enabling deployments
  • Experience debugging/troubleshooting within Solidworks Product Data Management Software
  • Strong technical background in PDM/CAD application management and software is required
  • Experience with workflows, access control, change management, CAD integrations
  • Certified Solidworks PDM Professional Administrator (CPAP) is plus

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