Job Title
Design Draughtsperson
Employment Type
Full Time
2 to 10 years
R40000 to R50000
Job Published
05 July 2023
Job Reference No.

Job Description

To create models, arrangements and drawings according to standards using the relevant computer software.
Generate models and drawings
Detailed design drawings and specifications are developed using CAD equipment
Proposal/costing drawings have no errors and parametrics are used for automations
Uniform standards are set for design/drawings and are managed accordingly
Mathematical formulae are computed to develop and design detailed specifications
Designs are modified and revised to correct operating deficiencies or to reduce production problems
Specifications, sketches, drawings, ideas and related data are reviewed and analysed to assess factors affecting component designs and the procedures/instructions to be followed Calculations
Design calculations are completed to ensure soundness of the design and custom designs are drawn up to suit customer applications
Bill of Materials is produced for each design and drawing register database is maintained according to company requirements
Engineering standards are documented, controlled and used in such a way that activities are executed professionally
Administrative systems are set up, maintained and improved for the relevant production divisions activities
PDA is loaded and works order is created in JDE and updated as required (in areas where this is applicable) Compliance
Procedures, design specifications, ISO standards, quality and safety standards are adhered to and integrated into design
Customer Liaison/Team Support
Consultation with colleagues/customers regarding design, layout or detail components and systems to resolve design or other related problems
Customer Representatives are conferred with to review schematics and answer questions pertaining to installation of systems
Initial installation of designs is supervised when required in order to ensure all customer and internal design requirements are met
Provides on the job coaching for junior staff, technical support and leads projects as required
N6 Mechanical Engineering, Draughting Diploma would be advantageous
AutoCAD 2D & 3D, Inventor 3D modelling; iParts & iLogic Advantageous
At least 5 years applicable product design experience in an OEM/Manufacturing environment and some structural design experience within the mineral processing industry
Drivers Licence is required and willing to travel outside SA borders if required
Vault or any other data management system
Proficient in Microsoft Office Suite (MS Word, Excel and Outlook)
Attention to detail, innovative, quality orientated, customer focus, good communication, planning and organising skills.
Experience - designed mechanical experience not just traced or copied over drawings.