Duties : Include but are not limited to the following : · Understanding the technical, quality and delivery requirements of the jobs to ensure customer expectations are met.
Undertaking site and equipment measurements and converting them to working sketches. · Converting sketches into neat and well laid out manual working drawings and CAD drawings to relevant standards and codes of practice.
Applying the relevant drawing standards and good drawing office practice. · Applying relevant design and manufacturing codes of practice and standards.
Collecting relevant technical books and brochures to building up a technical data base to understand the group products as well as those from competitors.
Being fully computer literate and competent on the relevant computer drafting packages, i.e. Auto CAD Lite and Auto CAD, Solid Edge, Inventor and any other relevant package.
Being able to select, design and detail group products to customers requirements. · Compiling Bills of Materials, item take-
offs, preparing component details, and arranging material optimization (nesting etc) in liaison with stores controllers and workshops · Estimate man hours and material costs and compile quotations.
Mentor and train learners. · Undertake courses and studies to fully understand the technical aspects of the metallurgy, cutting, fabrication and welding of stainless steels, carbon steels and fiberglass.
Ensure that equipment is maintained in good working order and safety criteria are met where necessary. · Filing drawings and documentation in a neat, orderly and retrievable manner.
Be proactive to changes in the workload so that adjustments can be made to optimize outputs and minimize costs. · Ensure that housekeeping is to high standard of lay-
out, storage, neatness and cleanliness, i.e. : a place for everything and everything in its place. · Liaison and co-operation with the marketing, estimating, production, quality, purchasing and stores functions to ensure optimum completion of the jobs.
Assisting management with projects where necessary. · Any other duties required by management. Qualifications · Formal qualification in Mechanical Industrial or production engineer.
Time served learnership in Drafting or Engineering · Experience in planning scheduling and workshop programming in Fabrication · Strong Computer Skills in the relevant design software, excel and Microsoft project, Primavera, Autocab · Excellent supervisory skills