Technical Engineering Admin Job Description.
This is a very dynamic position for an extremely IT literate individual with a keen interest in Engineering to develop an initially basic role into an extremely fulfilling one. The ability to learn quickly and the willingness to support the Engineering Team and the Company are fundamental requirements, as are excellent literacy and numeracy skills. This could be an extremely challenging and sometimes frustrating role that would require a significant amount of emotional resilience to fulfil it.
Initially the position is to complete Professional standard Technical documentation and accurately build and maintain Bills of Materials (BOMS) and Works Orders on the Company ERP system. A working knowledge of Microsoft Word and Excel is essential for the candidate to make immediate impact on the position. An understanding of the structure of databases and how to logically arrange the information is a pre-requisite for this position. The candidate would have to contact and communicate effectively with suppliers in a professional manner and take the opportunity to learn about the products that they would be discussing to assist in their potential progression into other roles.
For the right person with the correct attitude and aptitude there could be the potential to progress to a Project Engineer position that would involve total management of projects through from inception to completion, however, this progression will be totally in the candidates hands because they would have to prove their abilities first. This position may also include learning SolidWorks 3D Cad software.