CAD Design Draughter / Estimator - Auto CAD

Job title : CAD Design Draughter / Estimator - Auto CAD
Location : Auckland
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Kerry Rowlands
Job reference : KR70943

Due to sustained growth my client have a current need for an experienced, proactive CAD Draughter / Estimator based out of their production facility in South East Auckland. Having achieved significant, sustained growth over the last 2 years, this role will play an integral part in maintaining ambitious ongoing production targets. Post lockdown they are in good shape with a full order book, a number of long term contracts and a record month just achieved giving certainty and the confidence to add to a small, high performing team.

As an experienced Auto CAD Draughter / Estimator 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 Auto CAD, with construction site experience and developed communication skills desirable.

You will be organised and assist with the planning and preparation of schedules, estimation of projects and site mark ups to maintain a constant workflow, ensuring project meet 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

  • Auto CAD Drafting

  • Ensuring technical specification meets Council and Building Code standards

  • Estimation of project costing

  • Procurement / Ordering of materials

  • Communication with internal staff and external clients

  • Timely hand over to Manufacturing and Installation

  • Planning and preparing schedules

Your Skills:

  • Construction experience and a strong practical bent

  • Tertiary Engineering / Draughting diploma or similar

  • Minimum of 5 years’ Experience in a heavy manufacturing environment

  • Be competent with Site Measure-ups

  • Experience in Drafting with Auto CAD

  • Excellent interpersonal skills and a passion for the industry

  • A strong customer focus and work ethic

  • Unrestricted work rights for NZ, available for imminent start

This is an exceptional opportunity to become a key cog with a major player in the large scale commercial and residential balustrade and exterior product market in Auckland. You will be integral to the ongoing growth of this market leader, providing project assistance around timely site measures, 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 additional company benefits.

ONLY applicants in Auckland or with an imminent pending move and current unrestricted work rights for New Zealand will be considered for this role.

Apply online, send your application to quoting ref: KR70943 or call Kerry on 09 951 5006 or 021 917 913