Technical Sales / CAD Engineer

  • Job Reference: 00044940-1
  • Date Posted: 23 November 2021
  • Recruiter: CV-Library
  • Location: Hamworthy, Dorset
  • Salary: £25,000 to £30,000
  • Sector: Manufacturing Operations, Mining / Oil / Gas
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

Technical Sales / CAD Engineer
An opportunity has arisen to join the leading UK manufacturer of crossflow fans. Airtek fan solutions Ltd designs, develops and manufactures a wide range of crossflow fans used in applications such as data centres, commercial heating, food equipment and many others. Our customers are OEMs located in the UK and Europe.
We are currently looking to fill the role of Technical Sales / CAD Engineer. This post is an office based permanent contract and offers an opportunity for a candidate who is looking for a wide ranging, varied role in a small and dedicated team.
Job Summary
To progress / project manage sales leads from initial inquiry through to production. You will also be responsible for the design, 3D modelling and drawing of new and existing products and components. You will be working alongside the Managing Director and Production Manager and will be involved in many aspects of sales, design, development, production, purchasing and quality.
Core Responsibilities
Sales:
* Handling sales and technical enquiries from new and existing customers by email and phone
* Progressing sales projects from initial inquiry to order and manufacture.
* Proactive sales and marketing activities.
* Calculating sales prices and quoting.
CAD and production support:
* Designing new components and assemblies for customer projects
* Creating and maintaining General Dimensions drawings and 3D models of our products for customer use.
* Creating and maintaining production GA drawings (internal use)
* Creating and updating Bills of Materials (BOMs) for MRP system.
Essential Criteria
* Mechanical engineering qualification
* CAD (Experience with AutoCAD and Inventor preferable)
* Microsoft office (Outlook, Excel, Word)
* Strong problem-solving capabilities and the ability to work through technical challenges effectively.
* High level of communication skills, both verbal and written.
* High levels of organisation, planning and attention to detail.
* Capability of working independently and as part of a small team.
* Willing to assist in all other areas of the business when necessary.
* Professional and friendly manner with our customers and team.
Desired Criteria
* Experience in a manufacturing company
* Knowledge of air movement / HVAC
* Knowledge of Lean Manufacture / Lean thinking
Job type: Full time
Hours: 37.5 hours per week
Schedule: Monday to Friday
Job Types: Full-time, Permanent
Salary: £25,000.00-£30,000.00 per year
COVID-19 considerations:
We are adhering to all COVID-19 regulations