Technical Draftsman


Mitsumoto, a leading manufacturer of air, fuel and oil filters based in Nakuru, has a job opening for a Technical Draftsman

Main purpose

To make 3D & 2D technical drawings for all Products, tools / dies / fixtures and machine parts.

Main Responsibilities

  • Maintain and update technical drawings register both in soft & hard copy.
  • Design meeting secretary and ensure meeting calendar is followed and adhered to.
  • To assist in Design Co-ordination by gathering data and making of samples
  • Maintain and update design schedule.
  • Produce 3D & 2D technical drawings for assigned product range.
  • Produce 3D & 2D technical drawings for tools & machine parts.
  • Produce workable drawings to be used by machinist to make tools & machine parts.
  • Responsible for component technical data correctness.
  • Update product files with approved revised technical drawings as and when technical changes are made.
  • Ensure technical approvals of all designs by the technical team & Director.
  • Impart designing & drawing skills to interns and new employees in the engineering department.
  • Performs general clerical functions as may be required or any other duty as and when required by the senior manager.
  • Maintains confidentiality and adheres to MMCL procedures and regulations.
  • Performs other duties assigned by your supervisor.
  • Foster and promote collaborative team working and a culture that promotes Mutsimoto values
  • Attend and support cross functional team (CFT) meetings for troubleshooting, sensitisation/knowledge sharing etc.


  • BSc Mechanical Engineering or Higher National Diploma in an equivalent discipline.
  • Registered member any professional body is an added advantage.
  • At least 2years of work experience in drawing & design roles.

Additional Skills and Requirements

  • Pro-efficiency in CAD software preferably Autodesk inventor or AutoCAD or Solidworks.
  • Parametric design knowledge & standard design practices.
  • Ability to interpret technical drawings.
  • Effective oral and written communication
  • Good report writing skills (using facts, figures, data, numbers and analysis)
  • Innovative
  • Self-starter with personal initiative
  • Results oriented
  • Resilient
  • Flexible working hours
  • Ability to follow through on tasks and projects
  • Ability to think logically
  • Attention to detail and precision
  • Ability to think outside the box