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Senior Detail Designer - Electrical

  • Location: Glasgow
  • Salary: Up to £32.31 per hour per hour
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 23 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Defence Team
  • Contact Email:
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Expiry Date: 21 December 2023
  • Job Ref: BAE091086_1699522905

Due to a drive for greater success, this advanced manufacturing business is currently searching for a Senior Detail Designer - Electrical to add to their talented, hardworking team in Glasgow on an initial 12-month contract.

Striving for innovation and creativity, you can ensure no two days will be the same. This role will be offering £32.31 an hour inside IR35.

This is a phenomenal opportunity to not only work for a prestigious, advanced organisation but to gain skills and knowledge you won't find anywhere else.

The Role

Within the role of Senior Detail Designer - Electrical, you'll be responsible for:

  • Delivering design solutions in line with the design intent, ensuring consideration of through life stakeholders (eg operations, commissioning, support, RN)
  • Working within mandated design constraints such as design rules and acceptance requirements and manage non-adherence through the correct process
  • Coaching others on technical skills, guide and monitor trainees in their work required for vocational qualifications as delegated through Line Manager
  • Being a Role Model for early careers and aspiring designers with the ability to develop talent to fulfil early potential, support early career programmes
  • Performing self check and peer check of all engineering outputs (Including BOM) from within the team and value stream in line with the detail design Quality Management Process/System, where delegated conduct quality teir 2 checks


To succeed within the role of Senior Detail Designer - Electrical, you'll have experience within a similar position, and you'll ideally have the following skills:

  • Completion of vocational training (Apprenticeship, Vocational Qualifications) or the equivalent experience
  • Experience in engineering or technical role
  • Possesses in-depth knowledge of all aspects within the sub-discipline.
  • Able to perform robust analysis using recognised detail modelling, documentation and analytical tools and to make sound judgements based on experience.
  • Has sufficient breadth of knowledge of warship design and the sound judgement needed to be able make correct trade-off decisions


This is an exciting opportunity to work for a global business that has developed a strategy of working closely with its contingent workforce. Within the role, you can expect to:

  • Work on complex, cutting-edge projects.
  • Achieve a work/life balance.
  • Work on long term contracts.
  • Develop your skills at a prestigious company.
  • Gain security clearance.

APPLY NOW if this sounds like the role for you, we'd love to hear from you! To apply for the position of Senior Detail Designer - Electrical please send your CV via the 'apply now' button.

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