JBT Corporation

Systems Designer

3 months ago
Requisition ID
# of Openings
Technology (Engineering, Technical)


A&B Process Systems, a business unit of JBT Corporation, is an industry leader in the design, fabrication, automation and installation of stainless steel process systems used in a variety of industries. At A&B Process Systems, our quality stainless steel process vessels, stainless steel process modules, skidded systems and process automation systems are all developed at one location in Stratford, Wisconsin. Our advanced 175,000 square-foot manufacturing facility is distributed over five physical plants. As a member of the JBT team, you will find that you are joining a world class organization with an entrepreneurial work environment and innovative spirit.


We have an immediate opportunity for a Systems Designer.


Position Summary:

Provide detailed mechanical drawings and bill of materials for customer approval and shop fabrication; as well as demonstrate a strong aptitude for engineering work.



  • Collects engineer’s and customer’s specifications to create accurate mechanical drawings; with the appropriate level of detail by following departmental drawing standards.
  • Perform minor load calculations required.
  • Completes and submits customer approval drawings on projects, and provides correspondence to customers regarding approval drawings.
  • Contacts the customer and/or project manager with questions related to drawings.
  • Reviews the proposal with estimators and completes a bill of materials for the project.
  • Loads material for designs in purchasing software.
  • Monitors and initiates additional work authorizations for appropriate drawing changes.
  • Provides support when needed for material requisitions, additional work authorization, estimates, and project management.
  • Collaborates with Process Engineers to create process piping 3D system models based on customer specifications and Process and Instrument Diagrams (PID’s)
  • Develops and verifies fabrication, general arrangement, base frame assembly, construction, weldmap, slope, and heat map drawings as well as piping bill of materials & electrical conduit/panel layout drawings, if necessary.
  • Recognizes and identifies BPE (Pharmaceutical grade) requirements along with sanitary and good manufacturing practices.
  • Complete understanding of weld symbols and weld processes.
  • Meets or exceeds project deadlines and budgets.
  • Performs other duties as assigned by Supervisor.


Education & Experience:

Associates degree or equivalent from a two year college or technical school in Mechanical or Architectural Design as well as well as 3 years of mechanical design experience is preferred; or equivalent combination of education and experience. The candidate must have working knowledge of AutoCAD and Inventor software and advanced knowledge of 3D solids, which highly utilize UCS orientations, for the completion of required drawings.  A thorough understanding and ability to use all Microsoft software applications is required as well.  Pipe design as well as BPE experience desired, but not required for this position


This is a service-orientated position. The successful candidate must genuinely enjoy working with people, have a pleasant disposition, and be willing to advance the goals of the organization by demonstrating competence in relevant subject areas and a willingness to be helpful.



It is the policy of JBT Corporation to provide equal opportunity for qualified persons and not to discriminate against any applicant for employment because of race, color, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, veteran status, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law at the JBT Corporation location to which this application is submitted. In addition, as a Federal Government contractor, JBT Corporation is an affirmative action employer. If you require accommodation during the application process, please contact the local Human Resources department. EOE-Females/Minorities/Protected Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities

If you have a disability or impairment that prevents you from completing the online application, please seek the assistance of your local employment services agency. JBT maintains active relationships with local employment services agencies, and they have pledged their support in assisting any applicant needing help in applying. To find information on agencies throughout the United States, please go to www.careeronestop.org

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