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Lead/Chief Design Draughtsman

Posted on Aug 1, 2019 by CV-Library

South Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Immediate Start
£35k - £45k Annual
Primary responsibilities

* Lead and mentor CAD draughting team.

* Senior level “go-to person” for all Solid Edge modelling and draughting issues.

* Oversee the daily activities of the draughting team, to ensure that the team is working within the agreed project plan, and ensuring all project goals and objectives are being met.

* Produce detailed drawings from 3D models and design concepts.

* Orient, train and check the draughting work of engineers and CAD draughters.

* Develop and promote the use of CAD / PLM best practices.

* Infuse best-in-class draughting disciplines and processes in to the operation.

* Check and verify accuracy and completeness of all finished drawings.

* Ensure draughting technical details to BS 8888.

* Manager the engineering design change control.

* Administration of CAD and PLM software.

* Chair / attend regular departmental review meetings and distribute minutes of these meetings to the draughting team and Director of Engineering.

Key skills and qualifications

* 8-10 years relevant CAD draughting experience

* Degree qualified in a relevant discipline including mechanical/electrical/product design or be able to demonstrate work at an appropriate level.

* Proficiency in Solid Edge software

* Possesses and applies extensive knowledge of draughting standards and expertise with Solid Edge to the completion of complex assignments.

* Understanding of design process, design research, prototyping and manufacturing processes.

* Clear leadership qualities and demonstrated success in change management.

* Strong attention to detail.

* Previous experience within an engineering or manufacturing company preferred.

* Excellent communication skills.


* Basic salary circa £40k based on experience.

* Company Incentive scheme.

* Salary Sacrifice Pension Plan with 7.5% employer contributions and a death in service policy.

* 22 days holiday, plus statutory days

Reference: 208882344