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Drawing Office Manager

  • Location:

    Basildon, United Kingdom

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  • Contact:

    Charlotte Allen

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  • Published:

    10 days ago

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JOB- Drawing Office Manager


TERM- Permanent

SALARY- Circa £45,000 - £50,000 per annum (Dependent on experience, please advise what you’re looking for)

My client are a leading supplier of varied technical equipment and machinery to different industries and they are looking to take on a Drawing Office Manager, on a permanent basis, in the Essex area.

The Drawing Office Manager will ideally have the following attributes:

  • HNC/ HND/ NVQ/ Degree qualified or similar in Mechanical Engineering
  • Have previous experience working within a similar Leadership or Managerial role in a manufacturing technical environment looking after 2 or more Design Engineers
  • Proficiency with hands on design – CAD software preferred is Autodesk Inventor although others may be considered such as SolidWorks and Creo
  • Knowledge of workshop fitting and machinery would be ideal
  • Be able to work well with colleagues and Managers in other departments
  • Have excellent communication skills both verbal and written
  • 5 or more years’ industry experience as a minimum
  • Be organised, efficient and driven

The Drawing Office Manager role will involve:

  • Design Office management looking after other Design Engineers
  • Standardising the departments processes and procedures
  • Split responsibility carrying out hands on design still too and being involved in projects
  • Working with Project Managers and other Department Managers
  • Being involved in the design of parts and assemblies and issuing drawings for manufacture
  • Using Autodesk Inventor CAD software

If you are interested in this position, please apply with an up to date CV as soon as possible, along with your availability and your salary expectation.