Draughtsman (Autodesk Inventor) (JB4067)

  • Temporary
  • Johannesburg
  • @Kontak recruitment posted 2 weeks ago
  • Posted : 9 February 2024 -Accepting applications

Vacancy Details

  • Career Level Qualified / Experienced
  • Experience 2 Years
  • What we do Manufacturing & Warehousing
  • Qualifications Grade 12 / MatricPractical experience only

Job Description

Our client is a leading equipment manufacturing company operating in the mining sector. With a strong reputation for delivering high-quality products, they specialize in the production of innovative equipment for various mining applications.

Committed to excellence and driven by technological advancements, our client offers a dynamic and collaborative work environment.

Our client is looking for a skilled and experienced Draughtsman with Autodesk Inventor expertise to join their team. As a Draughtsman (Autodesk Inventor), you will play a pivotal role in creating detailed drawings for sheet metal components.

This is a 3-month contract position that offers an exciting opportunity to contribute to the development of cutting-edge mining equipment.

Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with the product design team, utilizing engineering and manufacturing techniques to contribute to the design process.
  • Transform rough sketches and specifications into accurate and detailed designs.
  • Specify dimensions, materials, and procedures required for the development of new products.
  • Generate multiple design versions for review and feedback.
  • Utilize Autodesk Inventor to create design plans and layout drawings.
  • Draft diagrams based on provided specifications, ensuring clarity and accuracy.
  • Create precise drawings for sheet metal components, considering tolerance and manufacturing requirements.
  • Calculate dimensions and allowances with precision, ensuring compliance with industry standards.
  • Compile data and specification sheets to document design details and specifications.
  • Revise drawings as necessary to accommodate changes and enhancements during the development process.
  • Adhere to design and development procedures, ensuring compliance with quality standards.
  • Prepare General Arrangement, assembly, and manufacturing drawings as required.
  • Contribute to drawing revisions based on feedback and design modifications.
  • Incorporate company standards into engineering designs, maintaining consistency and adherence to best practices.
  • Manage document control processes, ensuring accurate and up-to-date documentation.
  • Conduct site visits to measure existing equipment and gather relevant data for design purposes.

Qualifications and Experience:

  • Completed Grade 12, coupled with a relevant draughting qualification.
  • Minimum of 2 years of experience working as a Draughtsman.
  • Proficiency in Autodesk Inventor software.
  • Experience in sheet metal and detailing.
  • Own transport and a valid driver’s license.
  • Understanding of SABS/SANS drawing specifications.


  • The selected candidate will receive a competitive monthly salary ranging from R20,000 to R25,000 CTC, commensurate with qualifications and experience.


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