Mechanical Engineering Draftsperson, Technician

Mechanical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians assist in mechanical engineering research, design, manufacture, construction, operation and maintenance of machines, manufacturing equipment, mechanical installations and facilities.
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$1838 per week
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    Overview

    Mechanical Engineering Draftspersons and Technicians assist in mechanical engineering research, design, manufacture, construction, operation and maintenance of machines, manufacturing equipment, mechanical installations and facilities.

    Day-to-day

    • preparing drawings, plans and designs for mechanical engineering work under the direction of Mechanical Engineers and Engineering Technologists
    • assisting Mechanical Engineers and Engineering Technologists in the design of mechanical equipment and plant
    • selecting tools and equipment
    • assembling and installing new and modified mechanical assemblies, components, machine tools and controls, and hydraulic power systems
    • estimating material costs and quantities, and machine requirements
    • performing and directing field and laboratory tests
    • collecting and analysing data, carrying out complex computations and preparing diagrams
    • organising and supervising inspection and maintenance of machines and plant
    • ensuring that designs and finished work are within specifications, regulations and contract provisions.

    Considerations

    • Physically demanding

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