Draughtsman - Maritime

Location: Portsmouth, Hampshire Salary: Negotiable
Sector: Client Delivery, Engineering, Defence Specialism:
Type: Contract Contact: Joe Tomkins

Draughtsman - Maritime


Contract - Initial 3 months


Draughtsman required for a globally recognised defence / maritime company who are based in Portsmouth. My client are looking for a Draughtsman on an initial 3 month contract to work on an exciting project.

The succesful candidate for this Draughtsman role will work with the existing design team to generate and maintain the 2D scantling plans including, but not limited to: Bulkheads, Sections, Deck Plans, Minor Bulkheads and Shell Expansion.

All applicants must already be security cleared (SC) for this role.

Key Experience and Knowledge needed for Draughtsman - Maritime:

  1. Responsible for the maintenance and generation of the scantling plans
  2. Development of faired hull using RHINO/ORCA/MAXSURF or similar to produce the shell expansion drawings
  3. Translation of Siemens NX data to enable transmittal and receipt of information between design team and customer
  4. Delivering an acceptable solution within time and budget constraints.
  5. Provide high quality drawings, reports, presentations or demonstrations for customers as required

Key Capabilities and Knowledge for Draughtsman - Maritime:

  1. Thorough knowledge and understanding of large ship structures
  2. Experience of producing set of Scantling Plans to Class
  3. Experience of large complex ship general arrangements
  4. Experience of hull fairing and ability to generate shell expansions
  5. Ability to find novel solutions for complex structural problems
  6. Good awareness of design for production
  7. Understanding of design development of vessels and systems
  8. Ability to manage the requirements of multidisciplinary stakeholders
  9. Competent in the use of AutoCAD, Siemens NX, MAXSURF, RHINO, ORCA, Microsoft Office and Ship Constructor or similar

To apply for this exciting 3 month contract opportunity for a Draughtsman please press 'apply now'.

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