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Draughtsman

Manufacturing

Draughtsman

Reporting to the Joinery Automation Specialist, you will be responsible for Implementation of new products, and assisting with the creation of new CAD and Nesting parts for CNC cutting. You will be responsible to communicating the scope of work to all subcontractors.


KEY JOB FUNCTIONS:

  • Creating and completing drawings and CNC files for the manufacturing process.
  • Create 3D CAD Parts for the library, ensuring all the requirements for library models are fulfilled.
  • Create Alpha-cam (CNC Programming Software) parts for the library, ensuring all the requirements for library models are fulfilled.
  • Compile or update all technical documentation as delegated by the Manufacturing Engineer, including but not limited to Standard Operating Procedures (SOP), and Technical Bulletins.
  • Update the status of Engineering Change Requests (E.C.R.) for which the incumbent is responsible, provide feedback to the Lead Engineer or relevant parties on progress and manage the implementation of changes stemming from the ECR.
  • Complete critical quality checks during new part prototyping.
  • Create and Draw jig’s for manufacturing purposes.
  • Managing and loading of documents, Quotes onto Flowcentric
  • Assisting Contractors on building requirements, and communicating scope of work to contractors.
  • Ensuring all administrative documentation associated with the functioning of the Manufacturing Engineering are completed. These include but are not limited to DVO, BOM, BCR, TQR.
  • Ensure that all changes are updated, on the trackers given by the lead engineers.
  • Provide support to production during prototyping and ECR implementation.
  • Support engineers by providing technical input.
  • Support Project Management by providing constant feedback on the status of work for new projects. This includes, but is not limited to drawings, CNC files, BOM packs, and quality checks.

QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

  • Minimum: NQF Level 5 (Certificate) qualification in draughtman or related field.
  • Ideal: National Diploma (NQF Level 6) Engineering or related field;
  • Experience: At least 1-3 years relevant experience in engineering
  • Working knowledge of draughting (Mechanical), Nesting software
  • Working knowledge of MS Office package (especially Excel)

COMPETENCIES:

  • A good understanding of basic mathematics
  • Engineering experience would be advantageous
  • Excellent knowledge of Solidworks (2014 upwards) and a working knowledge of AutoCAD / Draftsight (2010 upwards). A Good knowledge of MS Office Programs.
  • A basic knowledge of composites and deck gear
DATE LISTED:
11th Jul 2024
LOCATION:
Montague Gardens
JOB TYPE:
Professional
CONTRACT TYPE:
Permanent
CONTACT PERSON:
Cathy du Preez
FIELD:
Manufacturing

You need to live up to our 5 values:

RESPECT / RESPONSIBLE AND RELIABLE / INNOVATION / TEAMWORK / EXCELLENCE


Should you meet the above criteria and wish to apply for this position, you can send your CV to the Human resource officer, Cathy du Preez by no later than 19 Jul 2024. Please ensure you give motivation as to why you believe you are suitable for this position.

Kindly note, if no feedback is received within 4 weeks from the closing date; the applicant can then accept that their application has been unsuccessful. Unsuccessful candidates who attended an interview will be informed in writing of the reason as to why they have been unsuccessful.