Draughtsperson

Recruiter
Abtech
Location
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Salary
£21,000 - £23,000 per annum
Posted
21 Sep 2020
Closes
09 Oct 2020
Ref
ACANF2910/SK
Sector
Electronics
Function
Electrical
Contract Type
Permanent
Hours
Full Time

Draughtsperson
Sheffield, South Yorkshire

About Us:

Abtech is a specialist supplier of electrical connection and lighting products worldwide. Through innovation, market-leading designs and rigorous testing, we deliver outstanding solutions and high-quality products every time.

We are now looking for a Draughtsperson to join us in Sheffield and support our global customer base with outstanding design solutions.

What We Offer:

- Salary of £21,000 - £23,000 per annum
- Contributory pension scheme
- Medical cash plan
- Employee assistance programme
- 24 days’ holiday (plus Bank Holidays)
- Flexible working options

This is the ideal role for a technically minded design professional to take the next step in their career with a worldwide leader in lighting and electrical connections.

We’re seeking proactive, dependable, enthusiastic people who are willing to roll up their sleeves and get involved in all aspects of our business. We believe in recognising those who go the extra mile and perform above and beyond and offer plenty of progression and development prospects for those who do.

Our environment is friendly and supportive, and we are committed to employee development and enabling our teams to be the best they can be. What’s more, we promote a flexible work ethic so that our people can maintain a positive work/life balance.

Your Role:

As a Draughtsperson, you will be tasked with developing high-quality, detailed design solutions that meet customers’ electrical and lighting needs.

Working alongside the Sales Team, you will establish customers’ requirements and create solutions that are fit for purpose and ensure their satisfaction.

Specifically, you will forge original designs and modify and improve existing ones using CAD and 2D/3D modelling tools, as well as providing technical expertise throughout the business as required.

Your role will also involve:

- Selecting the right materials and taking manufacturing into consideration
- Utilising corporate drawing standards
- Gaining design approval from the Director of Engineering
- Maintaining the drawings database
- Providing copies of existing designs when requested

About You:

To be considered as a Draughtsperson, you will need:

- At least one year’s experience using 2D or 3D computer aided design software
- Strong mechanical and technical skills
- Excellent attention to detail and an ability to envisage the finished product
- A strong team player mentality with the ability to work proactively on your own initiative

Other organisations may call this role Design Technician, CAD Technician, 2D CAD Technician, 3D CAD Technician, Design Engineer, Electrical Design Technician, Mechanical Design Technician, or CAD Draughtsperson.

The closing date for this role is the 9th October 2020.

Webrecruit and Abtech are equal opportunities employers, value diversity and are strongly committed to providing equal employment opportunities for all employees and all applicants for employment. Equal opportunities are the only acceptable way to conduct business and we believe that the more inclusive our environments are, the better our work will be.

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