Mechanical Draftsman

REQUIREMENTS: 
EDUCATIONGrade 12
Relevant tertiary Drafting qualification (Will be advantageous)
Microsoft Proficient
AutoCAD Proficient
Inventor Proficient
Driver’s License
EXPERIENCE2 – 3 Years’ Experience in Mechanical Drafting
KNOWLEDGEKnowledge of Manufacturing Environment
Knowledge of design techniques, tools, and principals involved in production of precision technical plans, blueprints, drawings, and 3D models.
SKILLSExcellent Technical Communication Skills with Engineers and manufacturing personnel
Speak, Read and Write English Proficiently
Strong Attention to Detail
Strong Mathematical Skills
Creative and innovative thinking
Problem Solving
ABILITIESDecision making and judgement
Planning and Organizing
Research and Analysis
Ability to follow instructions
Quality Orientation
Able to work within strict deadlines
Thrive under pressure
Ability to multitask
Ability to work in a team
Strong Mathematical Abilities

MAIN DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES:

- Create technical drawings, manufacturing schematics, and 2D and 3D digital models of mechanical equipment designs, using measurements, specifications, and additional data from engineering team.
- Collect initial drawings, calculations, and design ideas from engineers, and combine all relevant data into coherent and complete initial design models for review and modification.
- Coordinate directly with engineers to understand project requirements, verify design details, and recommend modifications as needed according to company standards and best practices.
- Annotate and verify all numerical designations and specifications in technical drawings and schematics, using both CAD programs and manual calculations when necessary.
- Communicate with manufacturing personnel to create detailed layouts prior to production, and assist in designing, creating, and testing products.
- Provide support to engineering team as needed by creating technical drawings and digital models within deadlines and utilizing multiple methods to ensure deliverables include all relevant design details.
- Assist in ongoing project to standardize & unify design document standards by participating in meetings Z7 preparing presentation materials as necessary.
- Assist in checking and passing/rejecting incoming materials based of drawings.
- Compiling all products flame and laser work drawings to send to supply chain manager for material ordering.
- Ensure conformance to customer specs, company standards and regulation requirements.
- Complete assigned work within given time frames.
- Complete housekeeping duties in assigned area daily.
- Comply with all Company policies, standards, and procedures.
- Comply with all safety policies, standards and procedures & occupational health, safety and environmental regulations and legislation.