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Senior Design Designer/ Draughtsman wanted urgently: Salary R22 000 per month

Senior Design Designer/ Draughtsman wanted urgently: Salary R22 000 per month

Job type: Full-time

Senior Design Designer/ Draughtsman

The one candidate should meet the below listed points as far as possible.

– Able to work with little/no supervision

– More than 5 years’ experience with technical design

(must have a good understanding of Hydraulics, Pneumatics – design drawings of sprockets, Chains, tensioning systems etc. )

– SolidWorks experience essential

· Model and design projects using SolidWorks (sheet metal focused)

· Taking a sketched concept and designing a 3D model using SolidWorks

· Designing layouts using AutoCAD

· Make customer approval prints

· Verify load calculation

· Work with project managers on designs and estimate time to design and detail project.

· Communicate with customers

· Field verifies dimensions using a tape measure, calipers, lasers, etc.

· Travel to job sites if needed.

· Improve existing equipment designs

· Communicate with suppliers on designs, models, availabilities of items

· Update and/or create design tables configurable items


· Taking customer design and remodeling around Fusion’s production equipment

· Detail out Fusion designed parts and assemblies using SolidWorks

· Ensure that the proper K-Factor, bend radius is being used on formed parts

· Upload parts into ERP system

· Enter data and build assemblies into the ERP system

· Revise and update Fusion parts and prints

· Be a second set of eyes for designers to help catch design flaws

Design Draughtsman :

The second candidate should meet the below listed points as far as possible.

– Proficient in SolidWorks and AutoCad, Revit – intermediate skill level

– Knowledge in structural and mechanical principles

– Ability to create general arrangement drawings of assemblies

– Ability to compile a data pack for fabrication team with full bill of quantities

– Good command of English and Afrikaans language

– Ability to compile installation diagrams and manuals

– Able to work under severe pressure

Two to Five years experience with SolidWorks 3D Modeling and AutoCAD 2D Software. Other qualifications include:

· Must be able to read and decipher blueprints, schematics, weld symbols, GD&T, and surface finishes

· Must display excellent mechanical and analytical skills

· Highly organized

· Experience in developing a complete accurate bill of materials

· Must possess clear and concise communication skills both written and orally

· Proficient use of software programs, MS Office (Excel, Word, Outlook), ERP/MRP system, planning/scheduling tools

· Knowledge of sheet metal and forming

· Skills with precision measuring tools

· Ability to balance high demand & requests from various departments

· Excellent math skills

· Good analytical skills in deciphering prints and communicating with customers

· Presents him or herself professionally in both attire and verbally

· Must be able to accurately read a tape measure and other measuring tools

· Ability to adjust to change in schedules with little notice

· Must listen and follow directions

· Effective time management skills and the ability to multitask

· Strong computer skills

· Excellent organizational skills

Job Type: Full-time

Salary: From R22,000.00 per month

Ability to commute/relocate:

Kempton Park, Gauteng: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Required)


High School (matric) (Required)


SolidWorks: 2 years (Required)
AutoCAD: 4 years (Required)


Afrikaans (Required)
English (Required)

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