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Senior Electrical CAD Designer

  • Location: Barrow-in-Furness District
  • Salary: Negotiable per year
  • Job Type:Permanent

Posted 28 days ago

  • Sector: Defence & Aerospace
  • Contact: Daniel Billington
  • Contact Email:
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 09 May 2024
  • Job Ref: BBBH82200_1711616069

Calling all Electrical Design Engineers who can travel to Barrow-in-Furness at least a few times per fortnight - please apply below if you would like to work on some of the worlds most exciting projects for a global leader in Defence.

The Role

  • Using the CAD toolset to produce 3D models of electrical routed systems and electrical equipment integration e.g. switchboards and power units etc.
  • Mature and develop 2D electrical schematics / system diagrams
  • Producing outputs (including 2D drawings and electronic data) to support manufacturing, installation and testing of our products
  • Developing and maintaining close working relationships with other design teams and stakeholders
  • Working as a team to produce an integrated design that meets the customer's expectations and agreed set of requirements


  • Relevant apprenticeship, engineering qualification or previous experience as an Electrical Designer / Draughtsperson e.g. HNC, ONC or degree qualification in relevant STEM subject or equivalent work experience
  • Experience in electrical compartment integration and Engineering Standards at component and sub-component / assembly level
  • Knowledge and understanding of electrical routed systems at both 2D and 3D level
  • Understanding of CAD toolsets and techniques

There are multiple positions available so please feel free to enquire even if your experience isn't a 100% match, or if you know someone else who might be interested please encourage them to apply

*** Please note this roles require UK defence security clearance to SC level as a minimum, you must be SC clearable to apply for this role ***