An exciting opportunity for a Draughtsperson/CAD Operator has arisen at a prestigious company in Hull offering project and engineering services to clients in a multitude of sectors. This is a full time, permanent position, working 37.5 hour per week.
Uses CAD systems to produce electronic technical drawings which can be used as design plans for
structures, plant and equipment for construction, to help prepare estimates for how much projects are likely to cost, or for maintenance manuals and assembly instructions.
A variety of drafting tasks are performed under general supervision.
Applies CAD techniques to develop working drawings, within company and industry standards and codes, from equipment specifications and detailed drawings.
Develops working drawings including various views, sections, and details, containing dimensional data for engineering installation, fabrication, or manufacturing purposes.
Key Accountabilities & Responsibilities
Discuss designs with the engineering/design team, following instructions for developing a design, working from a computer model of the item, or changing detailed diagrams so they can be more easily followed.
Take physical mark ups from engineers and create drawings
Work as part of a small team with each member assigned a separate area of a project under the supervision of a design engineer.
Produce 3D and 2D drawings (solid and surface modelling)
Understand the equations, calculations and written instructions from designers and engineers before beginning a CAD drawing.
Uses notations and symbols to give instructions on drawings and blueprints.
Revises drawings based on instructions from engineers or designers
May visit sites to collect data for drawings.
Modifies existing drawings.
Stores drawings electronically for later use.
Assist engineers by preparing computer-generated working drawings that are project specific
Provide technical drafting support, plot data from direction, and compile engineering data from drawings or field notes
Create as-built or revised designs from existing drawings as requested
Minimum ISCED level 3 (Upper Secondary/High School diploma or equivalent)
ISCED Level 4 or 5 Preferred(post-secondary non-tertiary / short-cycle tertiary or equivalent)
Technical CAD training preferred
Knowledge, skills, and experience
Familiarity with commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures within the engineering field
Solid grasp of engineering drawing and principles and understands the qualities of various materials.
Basic appreciation of construction methods and manufacturing processes
Proficient in preparing CAD detail and assembly drawings and material take-off
Capable of gathering dimensional and technical data from operating facility
Drafting skills that require only moderate supervision
Ability to apply 2D and 3D CAD/D techniques
Be able to convert verbal and written information into two dimensional drawings — accuracy and attention to detail are essential.
Must be able to multi-task projects and drawings, and able to prioritize to meet deadlines
Demonstrated proficiency and working knowledge of AutoCAD drafting/modelling software
Good communication, numeracy, and IT skills
Must have a minimum of 4 years’ experience in a similar role
The company offers a competitive salary along with a number of staff benefits including 33 days paid holiday (inc bank hols), private medical insurance and a number of flexible benefits in the areas of wealth, protection, wellbeing and lifestyle.
By applying for this role your details will be submitted to List Recruitment.
List Recruitment acts as an employment agency for permanent recruitment and an employment business for the supply of temporary workers.