A CAD designer is responsible for creating digital models and drawings of various products, components, and assemblies. They use a variety of software programs to create 3D representations of objects that can be used in the manufacturing process. The job role involves working closely with other engineers, designers, and technicians in order to ensure that the designs are accurate and meet all specifications. A successful CAD designer must have excellent problem solving skills as well as strong attention to detail. Additionally, they should have knowledge of materials science and basic engineering principles in order to develop effective solutions for their clients’ needs.