UBT Recruitment provides professional talent acquisition services to a broad network of SME businesses across Australia & New Zealand. As the result of a busy and ever-growing business, this niche manufacturer of livestock equipment is currently seeking a creative and technically proficient computer Aided Drafter (CAD) specialist for the role of CAD Draftsman. The Company Our client has a long and successful history of providing quality, robust and smart systems to the livestock handling industry.
Squarely focused on providing best practices, methods and technologies, they have developed a range of top quality systems, and are considered one of the nation's leading livestock equipment manufacturers. The Role As the CAD Draftsperson, you will translate information from plans into accurate CAD designs and layouts for workshop fabrication and production. Some knowledge of the metal and engineering industry is preferred; you will need to be aware of different steel section sizes, have a basic understanding of properties of different metals, knowledge of basic engineering principles and an understanding of metal fabrication.
Key responsibilities include: Own and develop CAD designs and project costings that detail all components as required Produce material and parts lists for production and purchasing. Collaborate with internal teams to develop quotes and to ensure the best solutions for customers Engage with suppliers and third parties for prices of materials and services related to the project Cost control and quality management Contribute to the reduction in lead-times and improvement of the manufacturing processes Conduct site visits and confirm measurements as required What we're looking for: Some knowledge of the metal and engineering industry A high degree of proficiency with 3D modelling software (ie. Alibre, Solidworks, AutoCAD etc.
) Excellent eye for detail Ability to read and interpret plans and specifications to derive accurate designs and product costings What's in it for you? Work for a well-established, leading business with an enviable culture and high staff retention A truly autonomous role Work for a family business that really looks after and cares about its employees Great salary and working conditions This is a wonderful opportunity to be part of a company who are serious about nurturing a genuinely great company culture and believe in investing in their people. With future growth on the horizon, this is an optimal time to join them and be a part of their success..