Senior Mechanical Design Draughtsman

Senior Mechanical Design Draughtsman

Up to £50,000 basic salary

Based in Uxbridge

A lead aerospace manufacturer is looking for a Senior Mechanical Design Draughtsman to join their team in Denham, helping their team to provide a complete end-to-end service to for their customers within aerospace and defence sectors.

In this role, you will generate engineering drawings suitable for manufacture against and without ambiguity. Working alongside other team members, such as Project Managers, manufacturing and assembly, you will create 'right first time' and 'fit for purpose' drawings.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Generating engineering drawings from CAD models, ensuring data is fully defined but not over defined, or ambiguous.
  • Producing, modifying and updating 3D models, detail and assembly engineering drawings in-line with approved engineering change requests and fully document the changes using engineering change notices.
  • Produces designs against requirements with consideration to cost, quality, schedule, risk, Design for Manufacture/Assembly (DFM/DFA) & human factors seeking cross functional input as required.
  • Liaising directly with Production Engineering Department to ensure datum and tolerance schemes are aligned with Design, Manufacturing and Inspection requirements.
  • Accurately generates Engineering Drawings using appropriate GD&T in accordance with internal and external standards (such as the Y14 series).
  • Produce Geometric Dimension & Tolerance analysis and justification documents.

Experience/Skills required:

  • Degree or equivalent qualification in a relevant field i.e. HNC/ONC/NVQ, or engineering apprenticeship.
  • Thorough grounding in the production of engineering drawings to relevant specifications.
  • Good understanding and strong experience in the application of GD&T.
  • Experience in machined components and tolerance analysis.
  • Knowledge and application of mechanical aerospace engineering is ideal.
  • Experience in modern manufacturing methods and processes.

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