CAD Designer - Production Engineering Department

BAE Systems UK

Location: Cumbria

Job Type: Not Specified


Job title: CAD Designer

Location: Barrow in Furness. We offer a range of hybrid and flexible working arrangements - please speak to your recruiter about the options for this particular role.

Salary:£35,000 per annum

What you’ll be doing:

    Using the CAD tool to produce 3D models of Hull & Outfit systems and equipment integration.

      Producing 2D drawing outputs to a demanding schedule to support the manufacturing and production teams in product build and delivery.

        Developing and maintaining working relationships with interfacing teams and team members.

          Working with the client to produce an integrated design that meets their expectations and agreed set of requirements.

          Your skills and experiences:


            Previous experience within a Structural Designer, a Structural Draughtsperson within a high hazard industry such as Civil, Structures, Marine, Oil & Gas Environment/background OR degree qualified within relevant engineering discipline.

              Understanding of CAD modelling techniques.

                HNC Level Qualification in STEM subject or Design.


                  Previous Experience Designing Jigs


                  You’ll receive benefits including a competitive pension scheme, enhanced annual leave allowance and a Company contributed Share Incentive Plan. You’ll also have access to additional benefits such as flexible working, an employee assistance programme, Cycle2work and employee discounts – you may also be eligible for an annual incentive.

                  The Product Engineering Department team:

                  You will be working in a team applying knowledge and experience of engineering design principles and practices to the design and detail or generation of product standards for engineering plant and systems. The team are specialists in techniques, processes and tools for large scale detailed design of platforms, assemblies, systems and equipment installation.

                  Why BAE Systems?

                  This is a place where you’ll be able to make a real difference. You’ll be part of an inclusive culture that values diversity, rewards integrity, and merit, and where you’ll be empowered to fulfil your potential. We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and particularly from sections of the community who are currently underrepresented within our industry, including women, ethnic minorities, people with disabilities and LGBTQ+ individuals. We also want to make sure that our recruitment processes are as inclusive as possible. If you have a disability or health condition (for example dyslexia, autism, an anxiety disorder etc.) that may affect your performance in certain assessment types, please speak to your recruiter about potential reasonable adjustments.”

                  Please be aware that many roles working for BAE Systems will be subject to both security and export control restrictions. These restrictions mean that factors including your nationality, any previous nationalities you have held, and your place of birth may limit those roles you can perform for the organisation.

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