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Draughtsman / Design Technician

Job Reference: HQ31657ASC_1522602015
Location: Berkshire
Discipline:/ Design
Salary Range:

£27000 to 34000 per Annum

Job Type: Permanent


A rapidly growing global manufacturer of safety critical applications is looking to recruit an experienced Draughtsman to join their team.

This is a fantastic opportunity to join a business which is experiencing major growth and can provide the successful candidate with fantastic career prospects.


* Pension
* Superb career development opportunities
* Christmas Bonus & Company Performance Related Bonus
* Flexi-Time
* Free Parking

Purpose of Role:

Reporting to the Drafting Supervisor, the Draughtsman will create mechanical and electrical drawings using 3D CAD. You will also create Bill of Materials (BOM) via the ERP system.

The Successful Candidate will have:

* Degree / HND or equivalent in a Mechanical Engineering / Design discipline
* 3 years' experience in a similar position in a manufacturing/engineering environment
* Conversant with Auto Desk Inventor OR AutoCAD 2D/3D
* Aptitude for electro-mechanical products and applications.
* Ability to create 3D models & assemblies in CAD.
* Must have excellent communication skills to be able to liaise with existing and new customers
* Willing to travel internationally when required (Infrequent)
* Ability to produce low & medium complexity wiring diagrams (Advantageous)
* AC & DC electrical experience (Advantageous)

Responsibilities Overview:

* Create dimensioned drawings and 3D models based on input from engineers and customers.
* Perform low & medium complexity design work on components including 3D components and assemblies.
* Create parts lists for new products.
* Create catalogue pages, illustrations and animations.
* Provide engineering support with New Product Introduction design.
* Prototyping
* Work with Production to build prototypes of new designs.
* Assist Production with product assembly & testing.
* Ability to work independently with minimal supervision
* Undertake Engineering Change Notification (ECN) activities.
* Participate in Kaizan events
* Assist with drawing and other support for listing projects

For more information please email your CV to:

Please note, if your application is suitable, one of our consultants will call you within 5 working days. If you have not heard from us within this time, your application has unfortunately been unsuccessful, however we will keep your CV on file to consider you for future opportunities.

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