Mechanical Engineer / Draftsman

Design Engineer / Draftsman

Mechanical Engineering
Dynamic, very successful company, seeks a qualified Design Engineer / Mechanical Draftsman to fulfill an engineering drafting position.  Be prepared to work on site, be involved in projects and enjoy being part of a great team.


  1. Drafting, rigging studies, crane studies.
  2. Design work, rigging frames, beams, lugs, ect.
  3. Stress / strength calculations to check rigging beams, lugs ect.
  4. Weight calculations of structures, machines
  5. COG calculations along with sling detail.
  6. Take pdf and create 3D model of job.
  7. Measure up site and create 3D model of job.
  8. Be willing to take instruction from non-engineering staff.
  9. Be willing to work overtime, early and late, when required.

B. Eng / B.Sc Mechancial Engineering

National Diploma, ideally B.Tech, even if incomplete

Min 3 – 5 years experience.

  • Good drafting experience, 2d and 3d.
    • Auto CAD or something similar.
    • Microstation experience would be an advantage.
  • Some exposure to engineering.
    • Mech eng degree or diploma required..
    • Extensive drafting experience with good exposure to engineering aspects.
    • Must enjoy the drafting side.
  • Needs to be a hands-on type of a person.
    • Not scared to spend time onsite.
    • Not scared of heights,
  • Willing to work OT when required.
    • Some travelling may be required from time to time.
  • Drivers license.
R30 000 to R35 000 negotiable (depending on experience)