J&L Recruitment
£23000 - £27000/annum
07 Jul 2017
06 Aug 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Our client the leading manufacturer in their field are looking to recruit a project draftsman, as a member of the drawing office, you will use CAD design packages to design bespoke steel fabrications.


Interpret customer requirements to produce general arrangement drawings.
Liaise with the customer if required (clarification of drawings and requirements).
Produce accurately detailed fabrication drawings to allow the fabrication of a structurally sound, bespoke product manufactured from the correctly specified materials.
Be commercially minded enough analyse and arrive at the most cost effective solution.
Manage projects through the design phase via client contact; liaising with the relevant Contract Manager appropriately.
Liaise with fabricators when required during the manufacturing stage to ensure that the designs are accurately realised.
Liaise with sub-contractors and architects to comprehensively understand the project requirements.
Have an understanding of manufacturing technologies, processes techniques and installation procedures.
Adhere to in-house 9000 systems and standard drawing office procedures for design processes and project manufacturing.
General drawing office administrative duties as and when required.
Ideally you will be qualified to degree / HND / HNC level with experience of working with and designing steel fabrications. Good working knowledge of fabrication / welding and general manufacturing techniques is essential, the ideal candidate will also have a working knowledge of castings and cladding. Being conversant in AutoCad 2017 would be advantageous along with experience of using AutoCad Inventor and Autodesk Vault