Production Draughtsperson

Recruiter
NJW Associates Ltd
Location
Keynsham
Salary
22000.0000
Posted
09 Feb 2017
Closes
09 Mar 2017
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Production Draughtsperson

Purpose:

Interpret customer requirements and producing accurate and timely 2D and 3D CAD drawings, component requirements and production planning information

Company overview:

A well-established and respected specialist designer, manufacturer and installer of bespoke fitted and free-standing furniture. This furniture is tailored to suit the needs of a variety of environments from schools and universities, to offices and commercial laboratories

Location:

Keynsham, Bristol

Reporting to:

Production Engineering Manager

Working day:

08.00-16.30 (with 30mins for lunch)

Main duties and responsibilities

Production

  • Interpret clients’ requirements from the information provided in whatever form eg sketches, plans, general arrangement drawings and schematics
  • Create accurate and timely layouts, schemes, production drawings and take-offs using Inventor, AutoCAD and Excel and seeking necessary approval
  • Comply with internal quality systems, policies and procedures

Administration

  • Assist with the smooth running of the Production and Installation office
  • Liaise with customers, via telephone or e-mail as necessary
  • Deal with product and queries as required
  • Complete related administrative tasks and other work as directed

Personal attributes

  • A team player who is positive, friendly, proactive/self-motivated, professional, practical and timely
  • Organised and efficient with a good attention to detail and a willingness to learn and use initiative
  • Interested in and able to work with a variety of people
  • Able to produce accurate work, be flexible and keep calm in a dynamic and often demanding environment
  • Interested in manufacturing and product design

Education and qualifications

  • Minimum 5 GCSE’s or equivalent
  • Minimum BTEC or equivalent in computing/product/engineering/production design
  • Qualified to some level in the use of 2D and 3D design software packages

Knowledge, skills and experience

  • Numerate and a good communicator
  • High level of computer literacy and proficient at using Inventor, AutoCAD and standard Microsoft Office including Word, Excel and Powerpoint
  • Some experience at working for a small business would be useful

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