Mechanical Draftsperson

Mechanical Draftsperson

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  • Family-owned and operated agricultural manufacturer
  • Great workplace culture, be involved in a variety of exciting work and projects
  • Competitive salary plus perks, stable role with a successful manufacturer

Goldacres is an industry-leading manufacturer and supplier of world-class agricultural chemical spray equipment. Family-owned and operated, with a head office in Ballarat, three retail sprayer centres and a network of dealerships across Australia, Goldacres have a reputation for innovation, quality and adaptability. From their inception in 1978, they have prospered by constantly reinventing their products and business practices in a fast-changing landscape; turning ideas into reality to deliver sprayers which are truly Australia’s world-class sprayers.

About the Role
This is a role that is more than just drafting. You’ll have the opportunity to work alongside a team of experienced engineers and draftspeople while dealing frequently with production. A typical day as a Draftsperson at Goldacres looks like:

  • PDF control; printing to PDF, stacking new PDF’s, updating current PDF’s
  • Printing PDF drawing packs and setting up drawing folders
  • Data entry into excel spread sheets; Configurator Spread Sheet, Build Sequence, Part number sheets
  • Data entry into Epicor; setting up new parts, updating current parts and assemblies, ensuring rules are added to Epicor, updating current jobs within Epicor
  • Notifying suppliers of part changes
  • Delivering documentation to production
  • Writing job instructions
  • Ensuring any changes to parts manuals are followed through

About you
You’ll have a proven background in a similar type role, and will have knowledge of manufacturing, fabrication, and assembly procedures, and an intermediate to advanced level of computer skills (preferably with Microsoft Excel, SolidWorks and CAD) is highly desirable. You will be confident in your ability to create and maintain accurate documentation and maintain a precise and detailed database of drawings, parts, and instructions.
Well-developed organisational, planning and scheduling skills, a strong attention to detail, being mechanically minded and having excellent verbal and written communication skills are key for this role.
You might be an experienced draftsperson or you may come from a trade background and be looking to further your career.

Why Goldacres?

  •  A competitive salary negotiated based on skills and experience
  • Commitment to innovation, quality and excellence – an industry leader
  • Family owned and operated, positive respectful culture, team environment
  • Excellent working facilities and conditions
  • Job stability

Inspired? For further information, contact Ange Connor on 0407 833 152 or Abbey Perkins on 0429 843 433. To apply, please send your application letter and current resume to

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