Project Support Engineer CAD

Recruiter
Catfoss Recruitment Ltd
Location
Croydon
Salary
27000.0000
Posted
08 May 2017
Closes
07 Jun 2017
Sector
Engineering
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Our client is looking to recruit a Project Support Engineer (CAD) to their expanding team.

JOB PURPOSE:
To provide engineering support for all engineering projects from initial design to completion. If required due to demand of work, to assist with individual project management.

ACCOUNTABILITIES:
*Create and amend equipment/civil layout drawings using company CAD library at preliminary design stage to be used by the Project Manager and Divisional Operations Manager. These are mainly 2D but 3D presentation drawings may be required.
*Gain a full understanding of the customers' requirements from an electrical/mechanical/civil engineering perspective.
*Assist with the sales functions in collating and preparing documentation associated with the preparation of tenders/sales portfolios.
*Act as the central point for the creation, filing and management of customer/department documentation.
*Maintain and update a register of quotations.
*Completion of the sales acceptance form detailing customer requirements.
*Compile, update and publish payment milestones schedule for submission on a fortnightly basis in the form of a Gant chart.
*Place purchase order requisitions in accordance with company purchasing procedures and maintain responsibility for these.
*Arrange and place purchase order requests for all necessary travel and accommodation requirements for rail staff in accordance with company policy. This may include assistance in obtaining visas.

General:
*Communicate effectively with all colleagues to ensure that work is being carried out efficiently and in a timely manner.
*To adhere to all health and safety and ISO procedures as outlined in the Company's procedures.
This list is not exhaustive and you may be required to carry out additional duties as and when instructed by the management of the Company.

KEY PERFORMANCE INDICATORS:
*Completion of drawings to specified standard and time scales.
*Timely submission of reports with a high level of accuracy.
*Timely submission of supporting quote documentation.
*Quality management audits of department.
*Goods ordered received/delivered as outlined within specific time frame.

KNOWLEDGE / SKILLS / EXPERIENCE:

Essential:
*Hold a qualification in electrical/mechanical engineering
*Ability to use CAD software ( 2D and 3D) AutoCAD & Solidworks (commercial experience) CAD qualification advantageous
*Intermediate knowledge and working experience using Microsoft Word and Excel and Project.
*Demonstrated evidence of working under pressure to stringent deadlines.
*Must show a willingness to learn new products with a desire to contribute to the effective running of any given project.
*Ability to communication effectively at all levels.
*Understanding of civil and electrical drawings.
*Have experience of working within small teams with an 'all hands on' approach to any given project as and when required.
*Desire to progress within the Division in project management/project engineering roles dependant on current and developed skill set.

Desirable:
*Experience and knowledge of working on overseas projects

Please apply ASAP!

Project Support Engineer, Project Engineer, Project Support Engineer (CAD)