CAD Draughter - Balustrade and Exterior Products

Job title : CAD Draughter - Balustrade and Exterior Products
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Kerry Rowlands
Job reference : KR68936

​CAD Drafters, 5+ years, sought for role providing measuring, design and coordination of exterior glass and aluminum balustrade systems and related exterior products.

Due to sustained growth we are after an experienced CAD Draughter for a leading manufacturer of exterior construction systems in South East Auckland. My client have achieved significant, sustained growth over the last 2 years and see this role as playing an integral part in maintaining ambitious but achievable production targets.

As an experienced draughtsman you will have a good base of construction knowledge and be comfortable measuring, drawing and facilitating the manufacture of a range of balustrade systems and exterior products. Most importantly you will be accurate and efficient with your drawing, proficient with CAD systems and have developed communication skills and able to relate well to others.

You will be organised and assist with the planning and preparation of schedules to maintain a constant workflow and ensure that the project meets timeframes, while keeping customers informed of progress. You will be working collaboratively with a high performing team to measure, draw, order and deliver innovative and market leading balustrading solutions for the industry. There is significant variety in this role, with exceptional scope for career progression for driven individuals.

Your role will include:

  • Site Measure Up’s focussed in Balustrade systems

  • CAD Drafting

  • Ensuring technical specification meets Council and Building Code standards

  • Procurement / Ordering of materials

  • Communication with internal staff and external clients

  • Timely handover to Manufacturing and Installation

  • Planning and preparing schedules

  • Ensure regular customer briefs are held to update the team on business activities, team goals and progress

Your Skills:

  • Have construction experience and a strong practical bent

  • Have a Engineering / Draughting diploma

  • Minimum of 5 years’ Experience in engineering

  • Be competent in Site Measure-ups

  • Experience in Drafting with CAD Systems including AutoCAD and ideally Solidworks

  • Project management experience

  • Excellent communication skills

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a passion for the industry

  • Outstanding delegation and time management skills

  • A strong customer focus and work ethic

  • A drive for future progression

This is an exceptional opportunity to become a key cog with a major player in the large scale commercial and residential balustrade market in Auckland. You will be integral in providing project assistance to provide the timely site measure, production of drawings and ordering of materials ensuring projects run as smoothly as possible. Initiative and innovation are key and you will be expected to react and adapt in a highly competitive and dynamic business environment. If you are looking to take the next step in your drafting career and be a part of a big picture thinker this could be the opportunity you have been looking for. On offer is a healthy remuneration package, full use vehicle and potential to be part of a bonus structure for exceptional high performers.

Only applicants in Auckland or with a pending move and current work rights for New Zealand will be considered for this role.

Apply online, send your application to quoting ref: KR68936 or call Kerry on 09 951 5006 or 021 917 913