CATIA V5 Designer - Portsmouth

Recruiter
Pontoon
Location
Portsmouth
Salary
Competitive
Posted
01 Dec 2016
Closes
29 Dec 2016
Sectors
Engineering
Contract Type
Contract
Hours
Full Time

CATIA V5 Designer - 6 months Contract - Portsmouth

A leading Client of Modis is looking for a CATIA V5 Designer who will be responsible for the Design of coax and/or waveguide routings. Training will be given in the use of CATIA V5 wave guide and tubing workbenches etc.

Working in Portsmouth Mechanical Design Office, the CATIA V5 Designer will be responsible for the Mechanical design aspects of telecommunications Satellites, specifically the communications module. Through the phases of Customisation, Detailed Design and Prepare for Assembly.

CATIA V5 Designer activities to include:

  • Ancillary Item Design in accordance with PTH MDO modelling rules using Catia V5 Part
  • Manage the layout of equipment's on the panels using a combination of Catia V5 and VPM
  • Produce waveguide routings in accordance with project inputs (ICD's and Interface Block Diagram) using Catia V5 waveguide workbench
  • Produce Coax Cable routings in accordance with project inputs (Equipment's ICD's and interface Block Diagram) using Catia V5 Tubing workbench
  • Manage electronic release of associated drawing and data files via SPRINT/Windchill to enable configuration

Working in a team of designers (typically up to 20) reporting status to Project Team Leader. The main work location shall be the Portsmouth Mechanical Design Office, but as necessary and as directed the successful applicant shall be required to work on a short term basis in the mechanical design offices in Stevenage or Toulouse. These periods of work shall be covered by the Client's policies current at the time the work placement is performed.

The standard work period will be in line with the Client's flexi working policies, where overtime or shift working is required these will also be covered by the relevant Client's policies.

Outline Job Profile:

  • Design of coax and/or waveguide routings. Training will be given in the use of CATIA V5 wave guide and tubing workbenches etc
  • Creation of models and drawings for both details and assemblies
  • 3D Solid Modelling
  • 2D Detailing

CATIA V5 Designer Qualifications and/or Skills:

Essential:

  • HNC in Mechanical Engineering with a good Engineering or equivalent
  • Good communication skills at all levels

Desirable:

  • Knowledge of VPM and PDM system
  • Ability to work with minimum supervision

CATIA V5 Designer Previous Experience:

Essential:

  • Good working knowledge of 3D modelling and 2D drafting within CATIA V5 design environment
  • Demonstrable experience of design of coax and/or waveguide routings
  • Creation of models and drawings for both details and assemblies

Desirable:

  • Aerospace experience, mechanical design

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