Draughtsperson / Planner Scheduler


Job description

Our client is a well-known heavy vehicle manufacturing company located in the sunny Bay of Plenty and they are in need of a Draughtsperson to join the highly successful team in Tauranga.

The ideal candidate will be able to ensure that all drawings are completed in an accurate and timely manner, keeping to tight deadlines. You will also be able to ensure all structural and legal requirements are met and communicated to the production staff. You will be 2D or 3D CAD trained and able to carry out draughting and design requirements for the production of heavy vehicles.

Some duties and responsibilities could include, but are not limited to:
* Design and Prepare workshop drawings for the production of New Heavy Vehicles
* Help review Specifications and Bills of Materials to ensure they align with Designs
* Liaising with engineering and production teams to provide Production planning & Scheduling
* Provide drawings, sketches and relevant information to aid in the repair of damaged vehicles
* Carry out Research and Development into new products and processes to improve manufacturing
* Assist in ensuring appropriate documentation and records are held

Skills and experience needed:
* Strong technical drawing skills, Experience with 2D AutoCAD & Inventor or Solidworks
* Good Analytical skills
* Manufacturing experience or knowledge
* Mechanical Engineering experience highly preferred
* IT and systems experience with sound knowledge of MS Excel
* Design and Drawings of Heavy Transport or similar machinery or equipment
* Excellent Communication skills and Fluent in English.

PLEASE NOTE: Only candidates with NZ Citizenship, Residency or a valid work visa can be considered for this role.

If you are looking for your next challenge and have the experience we are looking for, please apply online with an updated CV and cover letter today!