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Structural Designer - Production Output

  • Location: Rosyth, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Salary: £20.65 - £27.00 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted about 2 months ago

  • Sector: Draughtsman
  • Contact: Morson Rosyth
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  • Duration: 5 Months
  • Start Date: 01/11/2021
  • Expiry Date: 29 August 2021
  • Job Ref: 190622CF_1627660961

Main Purpose

Structural Designer (Production Outputs) will be part of the team responsible for the creation of CAD Production Outputs along with other design deliverables to the required standards. They are required to contribute to, as well as, supporting the appropriate areas of the product design cycle including installation technical support.

The role requires a good understanding of engineering and design practices as relevant to the discipline and the holder must be able to demonstrate excellent CAD skills as well as good written and verbal communications.

Key Result Areas

Primary responsibilities will be preparing & producing 2D structural marine drawing deliverables (primary/secondary/outfit) to required standards & within budget/schedule (create drawings, bill of materials, incorporating change, up-revision of drawings)

Ability to utilise 3D models to generate 2D Production Output deliverables.

Ability to utilise 3D models to generate additional deliverables (BoM/CADCAM data)

Utilising appropriate technical standards and regulations to support development within the appropriate area of the Design Lifecycle (specifically PO's)

Perform self-verification of own work

Ability to identify errors and omissions that conflict with require specifications within source model and deliverables

Familiarity with shipbuilding/ship repair terminology and practices

Liaise with colleagues and various stakeholders during appropriate design phases to ensure coordination and functionality of design

Provide solutions to manufacturing and installation issues by assisting in the resolution of Technical and Production Queries

Reporting of technical progress and issues to line management

Be aware of and ensure that safety, health and environmental requirements are implemented

Assist with the maintenance and improvement in quality standards of outputs

Knowledge, Experience and Skill

Experience working on Naval or Commercial Marine shipbuilding projects (Preferably UK naval shipbuilding projects/alternatively new build or major conversion packages)

The post holder is required to hold an NC/HNC or an equivalent qualification in Structural/Outfitting discipline subject

Apprenticeship in relevant discipline or relevant industry experience

Be proficient in the use of one or more parametric/spec driven CAD systems in a 2D environment, but a minimum awareness of working within a 3D model.

Preference to be with Hexagon S3D