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Church & Dwight Co., Inc. Cadd Design Specialist II at Waterpik, Inc. in Fort Collins, Colorado

A collective energy and ambition. A place where you can make a real difference.

We’re a company that genuinely cares about our people, our products, our consumers and the environment.

Our unique, informal culture champions courage, determination and collaboration. Knowing we have an open and supportive team means each of us has the freedom to take responsibility and ownership. We have a shared passion to work hard, innovate and push boundaries.

United by the belief that when we strive for growth, anything is possible. While we might not be the largest company in our industry, we believe we can have the biggest impact because: Together We Have the Power to Win.

Role Summary

Role comprised of engineering support with primary tasks of 3D modeling, 2D documentation, and documentation change control. Secondary tasks may include test fixture design, product specification management, and image rendering. Work is performed as part of a cross-functional team interfacing with engineering, manufacturing, test lab, prototyping shop, and occasionally marketing. File management occurs through PDM/PLM system.

Role Accountabilities and Responsibilities

  • Creating new or modifying existing 3D models based on verbal inputs or drawing markups

  • Application of ANSI Y14.5 and drawing best practices in the creation or modification of part and assembly 2D drawings

  • Creation or modification of multilevel assembly drawings and creation of auto bill of material (BOM)

  • Modification of 2D documentation as part of engineering change notification (EN) work flow

  • Application of basic knowledge of plastic part design, molding techniques, and assembly methods as part of engineering modeling support.

  • Working closely with engineering team and confidence to ask questions

  • Managing own time based on defined deliverables and requested timing for completion

  • Responsible for following Water Pik quality system procedures and assisting with procedure refinement when required.

  • Attention to detail during 3D model, drawing, and assembly during creation, refinement, and review of documentation.

  • Occasional workstream management of lab or shop for prototype creation, assembly, or test.

Operating Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

  • Solidworks advanced part, assembly, and 2D drawing creation and modification –including surface modeling

  • Microsoft Office tools – primarily Outlook, Excel, and Power Point

  • Knowledge of drafting standards and best practices for 2D drawing creation and modification

  • Knowledge of multilevel assembly drawings and auto bill of material (BOM) creation and modification

  • Experience using product data management (PDM) systems

  • Basic knowledge of plastic part design, molding techniques, and assembly methods.

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • Working knowledge of ANSI Y14.5 Standards, including GD&T

  • Basic design knowledge of assembly fixtures

  • Verification of experience using Solidworks modeling, assembly, and drawing tools

  • Photorealistic rendering experience desirable

  • Light assembly experience beneficial to support fixture assembly

Education and Experience

  • Two year technical or associates degree with mechanical or electro-mechanical design or drafting focus preferable.

  • Successful completion of Solidworks Essentials Part Modeling course preferred

  • Certified Solidworks Advanced Part Modeling and Advanced Assembly course preferred

Experience Requirements:

  • 2-4 years design experience using Solidworks.

Reporting Relationship:

Reports directly to the Department Manager

Supervisory Duties:


Church & Dwight is proud to be an Equal Opportunity Employer/Veterans/Individuals with Disabilities.For more information on our company, our brands and our culture visit us at

Church & Dwight is a world-leader in household and personal care products. Our global brands include ARM & HAMMER®, Batiste, OxiClean, Trojan, XTRA, Nair, First Response, Spinbrush, Orajel, vitafusion, Li’l Critters, Water Pik and FLAWLESS®. Founded in 1846, we have operations globally and are listed in the S&P 500.