Drawing Office Team Leader

Reed Engineering
09 May 2017
07 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time
Drawing Office Team Leader
Heanor Derbyshire
£Good basic + excellent benefits

As a world leading engineering company with a proven track record in providing advanced engineered solutions to the Aerospace, Energy, Marine and Nuclear Sectors, my client has a history and pedigree that spans more than a century.

Due to a period of significant growth they are now looking to build their already impressive team and take the company into the next phase in their development and to ensure that they are able to continue to service their customers’ engineering needs.

As a Drawing Office Team Leader you will be:

• Ensuring that all team members provide the support that the Project Managers and Project Engineers require to complete projects on time and to the right quality
• Managing the delivery of 2D G.A’s, detailed manufacturing drawings and 3D Models to relevant stakeholders
• Leading and supervising a team of Draughtsmen and assisting the Development and Delivery team to achieve their objectives
• Setting team tasks based on project needs and driving these to achieve the required timescales, quality and milestones
• Mentoring those in the team that are developing their skills
• Reviewing the team output against targets and timeframes
• Reporting progress to the team and involved stakeholders to provide an open book on how the projects are against plan
• To assist in mechanical draughtsman duties when required


In order to be considered for this Drawing Office Team Leader role it is expected that you will have:

• An HNC equivalent (or greater) qualification in an engineering and relevant discipline
• Experience at a Senior Draughting level
• Proficiency within 2D and 3D CAD packages
• Strong communication skills and ability to discuss technical matters with a range of interested parties
• Good understanding of manufacturing, ideally sheet metal and fabrication techniques


In addition to working with one of the world leaders in what they do, you will be rewarded with;

- A salary based on your skills and experience
- Excellent hours of work (days)
- Pension
- 32 days holiday per year (24+8)
- Superb training and career development opportunities

If you'd like to discuss this position before applying please call John Ryan on 0115 9888792

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