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  • Industrial Smoke & Mirrors
  • Orlando, FL 32808, USA
  • Jul 29, 2020
Full time Design Engineering Manufacturing

Job Description

Industrial Smoke and Mirrors (ISM) is a manufacturer of various training simulators including aircraft, weapons, maritime, and ground vehicle simulators, as well as related hardware components. Most of the simulators we build are for our troops, but we do also perform work for the commercial industry.  We have an impeccable reputation in the industry and are currently in need of Designer/Drafters.  Many of our jobs are prototypes, so there will be constant changes, challenges, and specific requirements on a project-by-project basis.

To be a successful candidate for this position, individuals will be required to generate, modify, and revise engineering drawings in support of various simulation design projects.  Drawings for system integrations may include both mechanical and electrical portions.  All designs are performed in Autodesk Inventor.  Individuals must work efficiently and effectively with minimal oversight.  Candidates must have recent experience using Autodesk Inventor or similar software. 

Duties for Designer/Drafters will include:

  • Coordinating with engineers for design requirements and clarification
  • Estimating the time needed for completing assigned tasks and staying on schedule
  • Ensuring company drafting standards are followed
  • Maintaining accuracy of assigned tasks
  • Using computer-assisted engineering and design software to perform drafting tasks
  • Ensuring design activity remains within proposed schedule
  • Assist in creating timelines for engineering deliverables of an assigned project
  • Other duties as required


Candidates must possess the knowledge, skills, and abilities to perform the above job duties.  Experience with flight training devices is a plus. 


Position Requirements for Designer/Drafters include: 

  • Minimum of 4 years of experience with AutoCAD Inventor
  • Ability to create mechanical and electrical drawings with minimal direction from engineers
  • Knowledge of ASME Y14.100 and ASME Y14.5
  • Must be able to work within a Document Control System to release and revise drawings
  • Must be able to communicate well with manufacturing in order to build/test designs and resolve issues in real time
  • Must be proficient with Microsoft Office tools
  • Due to the nature of our work, eligible candidates must have the ability to pass background investigations to gain clearance to military bases and also may be required to pass further background investigations for US Security Clearances
  • Lawful US Person as defined in US Code 8 U.S.C. 1342b(a)(3)

Benefits include an excellent work atmosphere, competitive pay, sick days, vacation, health insurance, life insurance, disability insurance, a company-contributing 401K, tuition reimbursement, a four-day workweek (M-TH) and much more. 

Please email resume to resumes @ industrialsmokeandmirrors.com (no spaces) or fax to Human Resources at 407-299-9074.  No agencies or recruiters, please.  To be considered for this position, you must reference the job title on your cover sheet or email to ensure that it goes to the correct supervisor as we have multiple positions available. EOE, DFWP

Please note that we are a Drug Free Workplace and we do perform background checks.  Any offer of employment is at-will and is strictly contingent on the candidate's ability to take and pass a required drug test within 24 hours of the first offer of employment as well as undergoing a background check.  Failure to take the required drug test within 24 hours, failure to pass the required drug test, or refusal to take and pass a background check will immediately void any offer of employment made by Industrial Smoke and Mirrors, Inc.