Title: Mechanical Designer Draftsperson (permanent/full-time)
Reports To: Engineering Sales Manager
Location: Springfield, Ohio

Klein & Palmer Manufacturing & Supply, Inc.
In 2016, Palmer Manufacturing & Supply purchased Klein Technology Group, a leading manufacturer of pneumatic conveying systems and special process equipment for the foundry industry. This company is growing both domestically and internationally and is searching for a qualified candidate to fill our entry level Mechanical Designer Draftsperson position. Authorization to work in the USA is required. Relocation is not available. Travel is not required.

The entry level position is part of a team effort responsible for the creation of drawings and/or sketches of the parts and systems for the equipment we design. This position works closely with our engineering and production team.

Position responsibilities:

  • Prepares sketches and layouts and understands general drawing procedures.
  • Prepares CAD files – AutoCAD preferred.
  • Reads blueprints and understands logical progression of drawing sets.
  • Ability to visualize machine parts and assembly techniques.
  • Ability to use various pieces of measuring equipment and has general mechanical aptitude.


  • Design Associates degree or tech school certificate, or 1-2 years experience required.
  • Industrial machine shop or industrial manufacturing experience required.
  • Foundry operations or bulk material handling experience preferred.
  • Industrial electrical and PLC programming experience preferred.
  • Solidworks or CATIA experience preferred.
  • Understanding of Lean Manufacturing Principles.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office (Excel & Word) and Adobe Acrobat.

If interested, please email cover letter, resume, and three work references to:

Contact Information:
Mr. Jim Gauldin
Engineering Sales Manager
Klein Palmer Inc., Springfield, Ohio
Toll Free: 800-457-5456 • Phone: 937-323-6339 • Fax 937-323-2709
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