CAD Drafter / Marketing Assistant

The Meher Group is a fast-growing family-owned trailer parts manufacturer and distributor with its Head Office in Hallam, VIC and offices around the world. The group is looking for an experienced design engineer to improve current designs and develop. The person will also work alongside the marketing team to ensure new features and designs are well-represented to customers and consumers.


The Engineering Role (Main)

The position will require the candidate to work closely with a number of key staff to understand existing and new products, draw these on CAD systems and conduct quality control checks. You will work closely with RnD, Sales, and Warehouse staff to ensure quality and records are well-maintained:

  • Updating and maintain CAD drawings of existing products;
  • Working closely with sales and RnD teams to develop new designs for new products, conduct its testing using CAD programs and with factories for its testing till final approval;
  • You will work with management to overlook the "concept to production" stages of new products/developments;
  • Oversee quality control checks being carried out on products being manufactured, ensuring they are within tolerance and specifications;
  • You will be working with trailer parts that will range from: stamping, bending, welding, machining, casting, plastic moulding, forging, etc. basic knowledge on these processes will prove beneficial;


The Marketing Role (Assisiting / Coorindating)

This position will require the candidate to work with the marketing team. This will involve supporting and coordinating with marketing on updates for new features on existing products, and any new products developed, to ensure they can be marketed correctly. The requirement here is to more coordinate/support/assist.

  • Liaise with marketing to ensure websites, catalogues, brochures are up to date;
  • Highlight features incorporated into new designs to marketing team;
  • Work with RnD to prepare user manuals and service guides;
  • Work with marketing to prepare user videos for maintenance;


The Candidate

Working in a small team, the successful candidate should be able to work autonomously, be passionate, and look for long term career growth:

  • Formal qualifications and experience in CAD are essential. Engineering qualifications are desirable;
  • Hands-on skills using CAD Programs, in particular AutoCAD Inventor and Microsoft Office are desirable;
  • Able to challenge current thinking and clearly express ideas to senior management & support staff;
  • Minimum 2 years experience in a drafting role.
  • Experience working in a manufacturing-based industry (automotive/trailer) is ideal but not necessary;
  • Be quality conscious and passionate about your work and results;


You will be working with a small team in a family-based office environment working closely with all in the team. This position has great career growth opportunity as The Meher Group is growing rapidly and is looking for energetic and enthusiastic staff to assist the team in its growth.


Usual hours of work: Monday to Friday, 8am to 4pm

10/03/2020 $0 Bayside & South Eastern Suburbs 1 Engineering
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