Mechanical CAD Designer

  • Location

    Bristol, England

  • Sector:

    Aerospace Mechanical Engineering

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  • Salary:

    £28.00 - £30.00 per hour

  • Contact:

    James Headford

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  • Published:

    11 months ago

  • Duration:

    4 Months

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JOB TITLE: Mechanical CAD Designer

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

In the frame of Thales Alenia Space (TAS) deployment in UK :

  • 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.