CAD Draftsman

Job title : CAD Draftsman
Location : Taranaki
Job type : Permanent
Contact name : Thomas Smith
Job reference : JV69957

Manufacturing and installation commercial joinery, our client have a significant track record in the joinery sector specialising in high-end fit-outs of offices, hospitals, courtrooms, and much, much more.  They haveinvested significantly in the latest manufacturing technology to ensure they remain ahead of the competition. Due to a retirement they are seeking to employ a talented Joinery Detailer / Programmer to join their team.

The ideal candidate will be trade qualified as a Joiner or Cabinet maker that is looking to come off the tools and get trained on converting architects drawings into detailed joinery shop drawings, alternatively if you have this experience already that would be ideal too. 

Key responsibilities:

  • Converting Architect's drawings into detailed workshop drawings

  • Producing materials lists

  • CNC programmes

  • Liaising with Auckland and Wellington based Regional Managers

  • Manage delivery of products within agreed time scales

To succeed in this role you will need the following:

  • Trade qualified as a Joiner or Cabinet maker

  • Strong work ethic

  • Effective communication skills

  • Ability to plan and problem solve

  • Project co-ordination skills

  • Work well in a team environment

This position is based in New Plymouth with an employer that has low staff turnover and a flat management structure. If you are looking for employment in a family friendly location that offers good schools, affordable housing and great beaches then please get in touch for more information on this opportunity. Hours of work are: 7am - 4.30pm, OT as required but they are firm believers in a good life balance.

For more information contact Thomas Smith on (04) 917 0868 / 021 917 295, apply online or email your CV to, quoting Ref: JV69957