Mechanical Draughtsperson

Recruiter
CBS butler
Location
Colchester
Salary
23000.00 - 25000.00 GBP Annual + Excellent Benefits
Posted
13 Feb 2017
Closes
13 Mar 2017
Category
Engineering
Function
Consultant
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

A highly successful multinational electronics company are seeking a Mechanical Draughtsperson to work closely with mechanical, electronic and PCB layout engineers at all the different stages of product development.

Role:
You will need to be able to accurately create, modify and check engineering drawings for a variety of small mechanical components, sometimes from verbal descriptions or sketches, and provide information for sub-contractors and in-house machinist to manufacture the parts. At times this will involve talking directly to the sub-contractors to resolve problems. You will be checking prototype and other newly manufactured parts for conformance with the drawings and models

Desired Skills/Experience:
+ Familiar with 3D modelling packages, ideally SolidWorks, but experience with AutoCAD ( preferably 3D ), TurboCAD or other packages such as Rhino3D would be considered
+ Educated to ONC standard or equivalent, or having significant previous CAD package experience
+ Highly competent with engineering drawings
+ An ability to accurately use measurement instruments, eg height and Vernier gauges, calipers
+ Industry experience of designing small or precision components
+ An understanding of tolerances and their effects in real-world production