Design Engineer

ATA Selection Ltd
11 Jan 2018
10 Feb 2018
Contract Type
Full Time

Design Draughtsman

£26,000 - £31,000 33 days holiday, pension, life assurance

The Company

A global name in the Storage Tanks market is now looking for a Design Draughtsman to work with the many different Fabricated Tank Products they can offer customers. Based in the East Midlands my client operates across several markets such as Oil/Gas, Water and Industrial Manufacturing. They have ambitious plans to grow the business in the UK, currently Turnover is more than £9million and they want to see this grow sharply over the next few years. Operations in Europe and the middle east are incredibly strong and they wish to be in a similar position here in the UK in the next few years.

The role:

As a Design Draughtsman, you will:

  • Be responsible for the detailed design of large storage areas using AutoCAD 2D, AutoCAD 3D and sometimes SolidWorks.

  • Review 2D tank drawings provided by the client as well as assessing the materials, thickness, the size of the tank, the tank content, weight and other specifications specified by the client.

  • Detail the tanks and all the materials required and detail the cut outs for nozzle hole positions and where the outside ladders will be situated

  • Attend review meetings

  • Produce BOM's to support sales, quotes, orders and manufacturing processes.

    The candidate

    The ideal Design Draughtsman will have:

  • Be proficient in AutoCAD or SolidWorks

  • Experience with tanks or fabricated equipment is highly desirable.

  • Minimum 12 months experience in mechanical drafting/design.


The successful Design Draughtsman can expect:

  • In-house/external training

  • Potential for travel (USA)

  • Great working conditions

  • To work for a global name

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