Design Draughtsman

Our well established engineering client, based in Norwich, are currently seeking a Design Draughtsman to join the team!

The successful candidate will work as a part of a small but busy design team, using the company approved CAD software system Creo-Elements/Direct Draughting & Creo-Elements/Direct modelling to produce detailed design layouts along with fully detailed 2D manufacturing drawings required for the manufacture of large electric motors & generators. This role also encompasses production of 3D models for use with the company Ansys FEA system.

Knowledge of PTC Creo Parametric would be advantageous.

Our client is looking for either permanent or contract.

Responsibilities and Duties:

• Production of accurate manufacturing drawings from information provided by Electrical & Mechanical design departments.
• Production of full assembly drawings & parts lists from manufacturing drawings.
• Production of accurate 3D models for use with Ansys FEA software as well as being used as a marketing tool.
• Ability to understand engineering materials, properties & manufacturing processes of these materials.


The ideal candidate will have a HND in mechanical engineering or related subjects. You will ideally have experience in drawing office methods & practices combined with good factory floor knowledge of machining & assembly processes.


You will have a good all-round knowledge of 2D/3D CAD systems as well as Microsoft Office.


Training in the use of Creo, and CAD software will be given if required.

Todd Hayes Ltd is an equal opportunities employer. Due to the large number of applications we receive I’m afraid we are unable to respond to everyone individually however your details will remain on file should another suitable opportunity become available moving forward.

If we can take your application further, we will of course be in touch.

Todd Hayes is acting as an Employment Business in relation to this vacancy.

Todd Hayes Ltd