General Motors East Africa (GMEA) is the largest manufacturer of commercial vehicles in the East African region. Our manufacturing plant in Nairobi assembles a wide range of Isuzu trucks and buses. With an assembly line that features more than fifteen Isuzu models, our Plant's output has enabled GMEA stamp its
Job Title: Draughtsman
Reporting to the Product Engineer - Design & Bodybuilding, the successful candidate will be responsible for the following functions:-
•Prepare technical designs drawings for Manufacturing Tooling (Jigs and Fixtures).
•Provide supervision support to the Manufacturing Tooling suppliers and ensure compliance to company EHS and Contractor safety policy guidelines.
•Generate vehicle body designs drawings in conformance with Kenya standard 372: 2014 and Product Body Building Technical Guides.
•Generate technical designs and drawings for vehicle systems components.
•Prepare facilities layout drawings for the Plant as required.
•Capacity planning for tool room resources to ensure effective and efficient utilization by the contractors for tooling development
•Support the process of managing the Tools and Machine inventories for tool room section
•Maintenance of the Manufacturing Tooling. Body Designs and Facilities Technical drawings.
For appointment to this position, the successful candidate must have the following minimum requirements:--
• Bachelor's degree in Mechanical or Production Engineering.
• Three years’ experience and preferably as a draughtsman.
• Computer design software (AutoCAD. Inventor etc.).
• Innovative, high level of integrity, and excellent analytical skills.
• Project Management experience will be an added advantage.
Method of Application
Please send your application and CV to:
The HR Business Partner, General Motors East Africa Ltd, Enterprise/Mombasa road,
P.O. Box 30527 - 00100,
Or Email via the Apply Button
Deadline 5th June, 2017
Only qualified applicants will be contacted.
Attractive compensation packages will be offered to successful candidates.