CAD Draughtsperson - Temporary

Aeronautical & General Instruments Limited (AGI) is a British company, which manufactures a wide range of instruments and systems for the defence and civil markets worldwide. Being an established business for over 100 years, we pride ourselves on being a great place to work, promoting equal opportunities, inclusion and engagement at every level.

We are currently searching for a CAD Draughtsperson to join our busy Ship Air Integration Division to produce and maintain manufacturing documents including Drawings and Bills of material for a variety of products. This role is a temporary contract expected to last 3 month.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Check design for feasibility of construction and that the design is fit for purpose, consulting with Design Engineers as necessary.
  • Calculate dimensions and weights of components, ensuring dimensions provide full interchangeability with associated parts
  • Process change requests taking account of specified action times and priorities

 General Tasks:

  • Prepare from Engineering specifications and design layouts, manufacturing and support document packages including component, assembly and installation drawing and Bills of materials for a variety of products using 3D Solidworks and 2D Draftsign software
  • Examine design specifications, sketches, calculations and other data provided by Design Engineers to ascertain general requirements.
  • Work from design layouts prepared by Design Engineers or CAD Designers.

If you are proficient in the use of Solidworks or Draftsight 2D, along with having a knowledge of Geometric Tolerancing standards we would love to hear from you. Ideally you will be self-motivated and able to manage your own workload along with exceptional attention to detail, efficient time management and organisation skills, and the ability to communicate effectively at all levels of the organisation.

So, if you like the sound of striving for success and are committed to continuous improvement, click apply!