Athlone Industria, Cape Town, South Africa.
The successful candidate will be tasked with the design of mechanical systems and boat features such as mooring system, transom doors, tender garage, dodgers and biminis. They will also be actively involved with the design of composite structures and associated moulds.
The candidate will be responsible for drafting and preparing drawings for production, using both 2D and 3D CAD software.
The applicant must hold SA citizenship, permanent residency or another form of accepted work visa.
CORE COMPETENCIES, ESSENTIAL QUALIFICATIONS and PREFERENCES
Education and Experience Requirements:
BEng / BSc Engineering degree with work experience in yacht building
5+ years of experience in the marine industry
Practical sailing experience
Design experience with composites such as E-Glass, Carbon, etc. a bonus
Strong working knowledge of SolidWorks (or similar)
Strong working knowledge of AutoCAD (or similar)
Working knowledge of MS Office package (especially Excel)
Methodical / systematic worker
Dependable / honest and can work in a high pressure environment
Have good technical skills and knowledge
Fluency in English
A good perception of 3D space. Good communication skills (verbal & written)
The company offers a salary matching industry standards.
Please submit your details to apply for the above position