Junior Draughtsman (short term contract)

Recruiter
Cathedral Appointments Ltd
Location
Exeter, Devon
Salary
18000.0000
Posted
08 Jun 2017
Closes
08 Jul 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Junior Draughtsman (3 - 6 Month Contract)

Cathedral Appointments are working with an Exeter based Manufacturing company who need a Junior Draughtsman on a short-term contract to assist the current Design Engineering team.

This is an initial three-month contract with the likelihood of it being extended to six months (and potentially nine). This is a fantastic opportunity for a young engineer/graduate to gain some great work experience in a busy manufacturing environment.

Key Responsibilities for the Junior Draughtsman:

  • Working in a small Design team, assisting with technical drawings.
  • Working closely with internal departments such as the Sales and Production team
  • Assisting with technical drawings using 2D CAD and AutoCAD, working from initial concept, through to design, and development.
  • Production of N.C files.

Skills and Experience required from the Junior Draughtsman:

  • A passion for Design and Technical drawing
  • Previous knowledge and experience of AutoCAD is essential
  • Qualifications or a degree within Design, Product Design or a related degree would be preferred
  • A confident communicator as occasional interaction with customers will be necessary
  • Ability to use own initiative with a can-do attitude
  • A desire to learn new skills and knowledge on the job and as the role develops
  • A background knowledge in light engineering such as sheet metal and welded fabrications would be advantageous.

This is a great opportunity for a young Draughtsman to gain some invaluable experience and knowledge. Working hours are Mon - Fri (08.00 - 16.30) and the successful candidate will be given full company benefits and holiday (pro rata).

For further details on this position and more information on how to apply please either send an up to date CV or contact Dan at Cathedral Appointments.

Cathedral Appointments are acting as an Employment Agency in relation to this vacancy.