Design Engineer (Product and Packaging)- Unigraphics

  • Location

    South Wales, Wales

  • Sector:

    Aerospace and Defence

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  • Salary:

    Up to £25.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    Rory Forshaw

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  • Published:

    5 months ago

  • Duration:

    12 months

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Job: CAD Draughtspersons Product & Packaging.

Grade: Contract

Location: BAE Systems Land (UK), Glascoed, South Wales


A vacancy exists for a CAD Draughtsperson (Mechanical) in the Engineering Design Office at BAE Systems Land (UK), Glascoed.

The successful applicant will be a member of a small team, responsible to a Senior Designer, for the provision of engineering drawings using a CAD design workstation. The work will involve 3D modelling and production of 2D drawings of assemblies and details of new designs, or modification to existing designs, of ammunition, packaging, filling and assembly.

Qualifications: HNC, or equivalent, in mechanical engineering plus a minimum of 2 years experience working in a Drawing Office environment.

Experience in the use of a CAD draughting system is required (Siemens/Unigraphics NX would advantageous) together with an essential practical knowledge of machining and assembly methods, surface finishes, linear and geometric tolerances, materials selection, etc.

A good understanding of the BS 8888 drawing standards is required, and the ability to be creative yet practical and cost and safety conscious.

Knowledge of drawing configuration and configuration management systems is also desirable.