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About Proto Labs

Proto Labs is the world's fastest manufacturer of custom prototype and low-volume parts. We've revolutionized our industry by developing proprietary computing technologies and automated manufacturing processes that enable us to create real parts, really fast. Proto Labs is a Top 100 Minnesota Workplace, and has been named by Inc. magazine as one of the nation’s fastest growing companies--four times.
City Maple Plain
State Minnesota [MN]


CAD Analyst

Position Overview

Are you looking for a new and exciting opportunity to use your skills in a successful and growing company? Do you desire a fast-paced, casual work environment that is driven by employees who thrive on innovative thinking? If you have experience with CAD Analysis and a desire to work in an energetic, collaborative environment, then check out this opportunity in Maple Plain!


The successful candidate will have the ability to generate quotes using proprietary software to analyze customer supplied 3D CAD models. Will also have the ability to create quotes that may recommend design changes using an internal software system, develop and maintain knowledge of Protomold’s processes in order to convey benefits and respond to inquiries from customer within quotes, and collaborate with internal resources as necessary.


Minimum Qualifications:
  • Qualitative and quantitative analytical skills
  • Mathematical aptitude
  • Strong computer skills
  • Prior experience or ability to learn graphical computer-aided analysis software
  • Ability to work independently, multi-task and prioritize
  • Excellent communication skills and strong attention to detail 
  • Ability to work independently in a fast paced, team-oriented environment
  • Detail-oriented and accurate
  • Able to comprehend and follow printed and computer-screen instructions, and direction from supervisors or technical leads.
  • Good written and oral communication skills.
  • Strong attention to detail.


Preferred Qualifications:

  • Prior experience designing injection molded parts or molds a plus.
  • Prior experience operating CAD or CAM software or CNC programming a plus.


Education Requirements:

Associate’s degree in design or engineering technology, or Bachelor's degree related to math, science, engineering or business.

Additional Information

Proto Labs’ Corporate Headquarters is located in Maple Plain, MN, just minutes west of the 494/394 interchange. Our Rosemount, MN facility is located off of the County Road 42 and Highway 3 intersection & east of 35W. If you meet the qualifications and feel this position is a good match to your skills and interests please apply online through our website at www.protolabs.com. Proto Labs is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity & Veteran Friendly Employer.
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