Design Draughtsman

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  • Post Date: April 13, 2017
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Job Overview

Design Draughtsman:

Our client based in the Vaal area is seeking a Design Draughtsman who is capable of designing and understanding client’s requirements. They are offering you the opportunity to gain experience and get exposed to different industries.


Qualification and Experience:

  • Must have a formal technical qualification – preferably an artisan (Toolmaker or Fitter & Turner)
  • Must have practical working experience as an artisan in terms of maintenance
  • FEA and Simulation will be an advantage
  • Sheet metal design is a must
  • Must be able to do advanced assembly design for 100 parts or more
  • Practical experience in assembling of machinery and equipment
  • Must have a formal Draughting qualification
  • Must be proficient in SolidWorks 3-5 yrs. experience – other packages will be a benefit
  • Must have a valid driver’s licence
  • Excel
  • Word
  • PowerPoint
  • MS Project


Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Liaise with customers
  • Drawing revisions and design reviews
  • Managing other staff
  • Timing plans and deadline management
  • Development
  • Fabrication drawings and revision control
  • Optimize designs within SolidWorks
  • Compile a bill of materials within SolidWorks
  • Generate 2D drawings for GA, fabrication and manufacturing
  • Project experience will be beneficial – must be able to do it from start to finish


Personality Traits:

  • Dealing with customers
  • Presentable
  • Self-starter
  • Disciplined
  • Reliable
  • Punctual
  • Communication skills
  • Teamwork and Independent work
  • Positive person with initiative

Should you consist of the above criteria please apply by sending your CV to

Job Detail
  • Offerd SalaryMarket Related
  • Career LevelProfessional
  • Experience4 Years
  • GenderBoth
  • INDUSTRYEngineering
  • QualificationHigher Diploma
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