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Mechanical Design Draftsperson-UK

LOCATION

Winnipeg – Manitoba – Canada

THE ROLE

As a Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be responsible for all stages of product/specifications, from research and development to design and fabrication/manufacture, through to installation and final commissioning.

You will also be providing efficient solutions to the development of processes and products, ranging from a variety of pumping package solutions, small fuel storage solutions to large fuel farms facilities. Working directly and communicating effectively with project management, business development managers, production team and clients with high professional acumen.

The main responsibilities will include:

Drafting:

  • Designing
    • Developing components that simplify the production process
    • Understanding and transforming concepts/specifications into a general arrangement and detail fabrication drawings
    • Modelling containerised self-bounded fuel storage tanks (BS799, AS1940, AS1657, UL142, ULCs601) and produce shop fabrication detail drawings
    • Design to required codes, standards and compliance’s
  • Modelling / Drafting
    • Produce 3D Models
    • Visually interpreting 2-D detailed drawings
    • Visiting sites of proposed installations and draw rough sketches of locations
    • Taking measurements such as plot dimensions, distances to be spanned or space available that affects design and the installation / arrangement of the product
    • Modelling piping and pumping packages and produce shop fabrication detail drawings
  • Sales support
    • Study works orders to determine the type of (WHAT) demanded by the product
    • Draw a master sketch showing the relation of the proposed installation within their existing facility
    • Consult with the engineers on any difficult encounters
    • Inspect completed installations to verify compliance with the specifications
    • Assisting in the process of developing bids for work
    • Work in conjunction and effectively communicate with engineering team, BDMs and production

General:

  • Contribute and help implement ideas to promote continuous development within the team
  • Assist in ensuring Western Global maintains the highest level of safety, quality, efficiency, cost effectiveness and customer satisfaction

THE CANDIDATE

The successful candidate for this role will need to possess the following qualifications and experience:

Required Attributes:

  • Working knowledge around reading requests for proposal (RFP) documents, blue prints, specifications and systems
  • Appreciation of tank and pump package construction methods and schedules
  • Similar experience in a related industry i.e. mining, oil & gas, pumping, fuel tanks, fabrication
  • Highly skilled user of Solid Works (Version 2017 SP4)
  • Experience working between sales and engineering professionals
  • Basic understanding of engineering drawings and principles

Desired Personal Characteristics:

  • Determination – not easily discouraged or put off
  • Passion, enthusiasm and charisma
  • Innovative – prepared to see beyond how it has been done before
  • Positive outlook – always sees opportunity through any adversity
  • Resilient – ready to bounce back from any challenges
  • Assertive – gets things done when they need to be

ABOUT WESTERN GLOBAL

Western Global is the world’s leading supplier of mobile fuel storage solutions. With locations in Europe, North America, South Africa and the Middle East, Western Global designs, manufactures, and delivers innovative fuel and fluid storage solutions, providing refueling equipment across the world regardless of the application.

Innovation and engineering excellence drive us forward. We strive for continuous improvement in product development to meet customer requirements. We contribute our drive and our success to our world-class team and are currently seeking to add a like-minded passionate individual to join our organization

 

APPLICATION PROCESS

Please send your resume and a cover letter to [email protected] or click apply. In the email, detail the position you are applying for.

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Mechanical Design Draftsperson-UK

LOCATION Winnipeg – Manitoba – Canada THE ROLE As a Mechanical Design Engineer, you will be responsible for all stages of product/specifications, from research and development to design and fabrication/manufacture, through to installation and final commissioning. You will also be providing efficient solutions to the development of processes and products, ranging from a variety of…