Small Craft Designer - Naval Architect

Recruiter
Location
England, Hampshire, Southampton
Salary
£30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted
06 Apr 2017
Closes
04 May 2017
Ref
916414
Contact
Rhiannon May
Sector
Oil & Gas
Location Type
Shore
Vessel Type
Shore-based
Contract Type
Permanent
Experienced designer required to work within the existing design team.

Candidates from a naval architecture and boat production environment are preferred.

Candidates must have:

Experience using 2D & 3D software - Autocad, Rhino and Solidworks.
Small Craft Design experience
In-depth knowledge of composite production techniques and processes.
Have a clear understanding of marine systems used within craft of this type.

Responsibilities:

Work within a team of designers to optimise designs
Liaise with concept designers and stylists to make the concept design suitable for production.
Produce and monitor weight studies
Complete fabrication drawings and detailed technical drawings, to assist production.
Produce basic engineering and layout drawings for pipework and cabling.
Produce detailed tooling models for moulds, any boat joinery and engineering models.
Be responsible for all design aspects of external supply chain.