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Role: Draughtsman / Draughtsperson
Location: Shepshed region
Salary: up to £35,000 per annum
Type: Permanent, Monday to Friday

Overview of the Draughtsman / Draughtsperson

2fawcett are recruiting for a Draughtsman / Draughtsperson based in North Leicestershire. The ideal candidate will have previous experience using Tekla to model structures from engineering drawings. You will be a dedicated individual looking to progress their career into a new challenge.

Responsibilities of the Draughtsman

  • Using Tekla to model structures from engineer’s designs and general arrangement drawings.
  • Adding connections as detailed in the Engineers calculations.
  • Materials scheduling for procurement, including the preparation of prelim and bolt lists.
  • Generating drawings and exporting to other formats.
  • Creating CNC data for production.
  • Appreciation of manufacturing methods and technologies.
  • Appreciation of codes and standards used in steel engineering.
  • Operating efficiently to the Company’s QA/QC procedures
  • Detailing both fabrication and prep drawings for the Projects and Contracts team.
  • Producing Marking Plans for site erection packs.
  • Working closely with the production team and design engineers to ensure design is suitable in terms of on-site buildability and fabrication.
  • Working closely with the Project / Contract Managers to ensure good communication and teamwork on projects.
  • Assist Project / Contract Managers with the preparation of documentation for quotes.
  • Attending meetings and site, both internally and externally, as required.

Requirements of the Draughtsman

  • Previous experience using Tekla and feeling full confident with the software
  • Capable of using great communication skills
  • Attention to detail & highly organised

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