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Design Draughtsperson

Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
£35,000 to £45,000
Job Type
7 Sep 2022
POSITION OBJECTIVE To create models and complete the engineering drawings of multi-stage steam turbines components, packages and associated systems that meet our customers specifications. This must be on time, in full, to schedule and right first time. All within the number of hours allocated for the project. Applications from suitably qualified ex-military personnel (Royal Air Force, Royal Navy, British Army, Royal Marines) will be particularly relevant for this position but other qualified candidates are encouraged to apply. PRINCIPAL RESPONSIBILITIES Follow the relevant quality procedure (QPS) for the department. Create solid models for parts using in-house CAD package. Use the solid models to generate manufacturing quality drawings (using in-house CAD package) to enable production from either in-house or sub contract locations. Create Bill of Materials (BoM). Create BoM line demands using the in-house MRP system (PB2000). Support Sales/Applications in the production of General Arrangement drawings and/or P&IDs. Work efficiently and effectively to complete drawings on time in full and right first time. Work closely with the Design Engineers to ensure the design gives priority to integrity, safety and reliability. Ensure agreed customer specifications are met and implemented throughout the scope of supply. Continually develop and improve products and processes to improve quality, cost and delivery. Work safely and ensure safety practices are followed at all times. Assist in the development of steam turbines units to enhance the product portfolio of the business. Interact with clients to ensure customer satisfaction and specifications are met. Develop automated approaches to work execution. Work with other departments to ensure a full solution is produced. Generate best practices to be used within the business. Identify possible process improvements that could be implemented and detail the benefits of implementation. KEY CHARACTERISTICS Excellent problem solver. Someone who uses initiative in a purposeful way. Able to work both individually and as part of a team. Able to work under pressure. Understands engineering fundamentals. Enthusiastic and driven. Encourages others as well as themselves. Strong attention to detail. Able to work within a team. Well-rounded engineer with the ability to apply familiar and unfamiliar techniques. EXPERIENCE / KNOWLEDGE Essential Knowledge and experience of SolidWorks. Knowledge and experience of PDM Vault. Strong understanding of P&ID drawings and experience of constructing them. Experience of drawing piping systems. Experience of drawing structural baseplates. Experience of using surface modelling using SolidWorks. Strong experience of package design. Comprehensive understanding of complex Bill of Material structures. Experience of dealing with complex customer specifications. Preferred Knowledge and experience of rotating equipment preferably steam turbines. Experience in a design and engineering environment. Experience with alternate CAD systems e.g. AutoCAD, Visio. QUALIFICATIONS Essential HNC, HND or higher with the relevant industrial experience in Engineering. Preferred Rotating equipment focused qualification. Interested applicants will be expected to and return by email a simple application form to which CVs must be pasted
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  • Job Reference: 706062492-2
  • Date Posted: 7 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd
    Forces Recruitment Solutions Group Ltd
  • Location: Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
  • Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent