Mechanical CAD Designer

  • Location

    Oxford, Oxfordshire

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Design and Concept

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  • Salary:

    £25.00 - £27.50 per hour

  • Contact:

    James Headford

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  • Published:

    7 months ago

  • Duration:

    7 Months

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Experience and Skills:

* CAD design with associated standard design software (Solid Works and CATIA are preferable).
* Experience with modelling of parts, assemblies, mechanisms, detailed drawings and assembly drawings
* Experience in propulsion detailed design and rules (tubing and harness accommodation)
* Knowledge of Engineering Drawing Standards (such as BS8888) including geometric tolerancing.
* Understanding of materials, machining/manufacturing processes and inspection relevant to detailed design.
* Experience of working in a multi-discipline team environment.
* Customer, partners, suppliers interface.
* Experience in the Space industry would be an asset.

Primary Purpose of Role:

* Perform the Mechanical Design for space products and propulsion subsystem, from conceptual designs to development, production and delivery.
* Responsibility for CAD and configuration management tools and licensing.
* Management of Mechanical Design activities and development of procedures.