Mechanical Design/Draughtsperson

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    Chelmsford, Essex

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  • Salary:

    £25000 - £30000 per annum + Excellent

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    Harry Garvin

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    about 2 years ago

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Mechanical Design/Draughtsperson

Location: Chelmsford

Salary: £25,000 - £30,000

A global Aerospace and Defence organisation specialising in high performance systems and equipment is looking for a Draughtsperson to provide a technical draughting service to product groups working alongside highly experienced engineers.

You will be part of the mechanical design team that is situated within the Engineering Services group, other disciplines within Engineering Services include PCB Design, Numerical Modelling, Mechanical Design, Reliability Engineering, Model Shop and Documentation Control. This role will also be expected to support the lead designers in the design, development and delivery of components and systems within the RF Power division.

Responsibilities - Mechanical Design/Draughtsperson

  • Generate and maintain Product Data Package documentation that accurately defines the product utilising 2D CAD or 3D solid modelling tools.

  • Produce documents that meet the customer's technical, quality and safety requirements that are capable of cost-effective manufacture.

  • Providing advice on basic mechanical design issues such as solving basic mechanical design problems, Interpretation of engineering drawings, material selection etc.

  • Researching background information from a variety of sources in support of mechanical design.

  • Timely action of engineering change requests in accordance with company procedures, and progress them through the design office to completion.

Key Skills - Mechanical Design/Draughtsperson

  • Competent in technical draughting

  • Understand drawing GD&T to a competent level

  • Competent level of mechanical design knowledge and application (machining, sheet metal fabrication, joining techniques etc.)

  • Proficient use of 2D and 3D CAD packages (PTC Creo, Autodesk Inventor and AutoCAD).

  • Knowledge and experience of applying design and drawing standards such as BS8888.

  • Experience of product and document configuration management, including completing engineering change requests

  • Ability to motivate self to carry out tasks efficiently and effectively and to track progress to deal with any issues as they arise

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